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US Ebola patient told ER of travel

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:14pm
The airline passenger who brought Ebola into the U.S. initially went to a Dallas emergency room last week but was sent home, despite telling a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, th

Foreman: Prosecutor dissuaded indictment of Ramsey, Harwell

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:10pm
The foreman of a Nashville grand jury that recommended charges be filed against the speakers of the Tennessee House and Senate says the panel was dissuaded by a prosecutor from issuing an indictment.

Bristol, Va., schools get high marks

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:00pm
An academic accreditation review team on Wednesday gave Bristol Virginia city schools high marks in many areas — particularly in leadership — and noted some room for improvement, especially in the are

BRHA to replace Bonham Circle apartments with modern units

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:00pm
Bristol Redevelopment and Housing Authority officials on Wednesday announced plans to level the 39-unit Bonham Circle apartments and replace them with a 48-unit complex that will offer a mixture of lo

Police arrest man accused of threatening dispatcher

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:36pm
A Kingsport man was arrested Wednesday after police said he threatened to kill a dispatcher if she did not fix a problem

Va. abortion clinic rules review recommended

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:03pm
In a letter Wednesday to Gov. Terry McAuliffe, Dr. Marissa Levine recommends that the requirements be reviewed and updated.

Tenn. city fined for dumping raw sewage in Clinch River

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:10pm
A Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation order cited the Sneedville sewer treatment plant for "excessive" sewer plant bypasses of treatment between January and May.

Cornerstone Christian Academy to hold fundraiser

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:06pm
Cornerstone Christian Academy will hold its fourth annual Vision Fellowship Dinner this month.

SWCC gets grant money for job training

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:59pm
The college got $2.5 million to provide training in advanced manufacturing and and carpentry through PluggedIn VA.

Evidence under seal in charges against suspect in missing co-ed case

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:46am
The lawyer for a man who is charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia student and allegedly is linked to a Virginia Tech student who disappeared from Charlottesville in 2009 said Tuesday

NASA postpones rocket launch from Va. facility

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:15am
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va.  — The launch of a Department of Defense rocket from Virginia's Eastern Shore has been postponed.

McAuliffe energy plan for Va. makes debut

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:33am
RICHMOND, Va. — Gov. Terry McAuliffe's energy vision for Virginia is stressing a familiar "all of the above" strategy that promotes greater use of renewable generation, efficiency and traditional sour

Miss Food City pageant is Oct. 11 at the Paramount

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:47am
BRISTOL, Tenn. - The Miss Food City pageant is slated for Saturday, October 11  at the Paramount Center for the Arts.

Bristol Public Library's health series turns to osteoporosis

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:45am
Dr. John Chandler Jr. is the guest speaker Oct. 9 when the Bristol Public Library's health series focuses on osteoporosis.

How to prepare a healthy snack for your children

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:30am
It was spring, it was summer and now it is fall. Is that hard to believe or what? I do not know if it just me but it sure seems that time is going by awfully fast lately. As I get older, time seems to

Boys plan to break rocket launch record, raise $$ for breast cancer

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:15am
A world record will soon belong to two Chesterfield County teenagers if their plan to launch 4,000 rockets simultaneously this month works.

William King museum visitors temporarily rerouted to Russell Road entrance

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:00am
Visitors to the William King Museum of Art can use a secondary entrance off of Russell Road until the town of Abingdon finishes work along Academy Drive.

House is a gift of freedom to a Marine gravely wounded

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:15am
ARARAT — Joshua Benjamin Kerns dreamed as a boy of becoming a U.S. Marine. He dreamed too of living someday in a log cabin along the Ararat River.

Teen to be tried as juvenile in fatal shooting of 24-year-old half-brother

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 10:06pm
A 15-year-old charged in the shooting death of his 24-year-old half-brother Monday will be tried as a juvenile, the Wise County commonwealth’s attorney said Tuesday.

Alexander proposes legislation to simplify financial aid application

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 9:52pm
U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee, thinks the process should be simpler and he visited Northeast State Community College Tuesday to discuss the Financial Aid Simplification and Transparency Act.