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Kathy Johnson takes over as director of Bristol’s Department of Social Services as Bob Gose steps into retirement

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:37pm
Wrapping up her first week as director of the Bristol Virginia Department of Social Services, Kathy Johnson is learning the nomenclature of the many federal and state assistance programs it oversees.

Highway Patrol: Drugs, alcohol contributed to crash on Highway 11W

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 7:37pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — A driver was injured when he pulled into the path of tractor-trailer on Highway 11W Thursday afternoon, the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.

Letterman to retire from 'Late Show' in 2015

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:16pm
During a taping of Thursday's show, David Letterman said he has informed his CBS bosses that he will step down in 2015, when his current contract expires.

Funding for Clinch River State Park set aside in House budget

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:06pm
Funding included in House budget, General Assembly has yet to vote on final budget.

Wellmont Cancer Institute holding community yard sale

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:57pm
Money benefits patient assistance fund

Kentucky eliminates tax on bourbon barrels

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:53pm
Money goes toward education

Duo charged on stolen property, cocaine charges after Damascus traffic stop

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:34pm
Stolen merchandise totaling $10,000 and 127 grams of cocaine were found during a search of the stopped vehicle.

Manhunt ends with teens captured in South Carolina

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:00pm
NEWBERRY, S.C. — A 16-year-old wanted in the killing of his father in Tennessee hid from police dogs, officer and helicopters in central South Carolina with three of his friends for 10 hours Thursday

Bristol, Tenn., woman arrested for abuse of elderly grandmother

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:45pm
Her husband Derick Watson was arrested for a probation violation and criminal impersonation after coming to bail his wife out.

Tattoo artist accused of tattooing 14 year old

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:33pm
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A Chattanooga man faces charges after police say he tattooed a 14-year-old boy.

Crisis Center Clothesline Project is Saturday

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:30pm
BRISTOL - A local effort to raise awareness of violence toward women is set for this Saturday at the Downtown Center.

LewisGale says about 40 patients' data breached

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:19pm
LewisGale Regional Health System says about 40 patients' private information has been breached and a former employee is under investigation.

Ex-Va. attorneys general: Drop corruption charges

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:17pm
Five former Virginia attorneys general are asking a federal judge to consider their argument that public corruption charges against former Gov. Bob McDonnell should be dismissed.

City beer sales bill headed to Haslam's desk

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:12pm
The bill seeks to codify the wide practice of municipal facilities like golf courses selling beer.

Tennessee releases transportation program

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:38pm
TDOT will invest over $600 million in resurfacing and bridge repair

Washington, Va. chamber holds Business Expo

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:31pm
Winners of the Business Challenge will be announced.

Bristol man faces criminal impersonation charge

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 1:19pm
BLOUNTVILLE - A Bristol, Tenn., man has been charged with criminal impersonation following a Wednesday incident.

Hartley plans meet the candidate event

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:38am
BRISTOL, Va. – Bill Hartley, who is seeking a seat on the Bristol, Va., City Council, will host a meet the candidate event the Bristol Public Library on Sunday, April 6.

UPDATE: Cause of death released in Old Prater Road fire

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:33am
Man died as result of self-inflicted gunshot wound, investigators said.

Many concerts in the area for your enjoyment

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:30am
There are many concerts in the area for your enjoyment