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New BCM Museum exhibit showcases early Virginia musicians

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 10:02pm
A new exhibit set to open next week at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum showcases musicians from Southwest Virginia before and after the 1927 Bristol Sessions.

Concealed weapons class at WCSO filled within hours

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 8:12pm
ABINGDON, Va.—A notice regarding a free concealed weapons class at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office had local residents scrambling for more information Wednesday.

Southwest Va. legislators seek changes to VCEDA

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 6:41pm
Southwest Virginia delegates and senators representing the counties of the coalfields are seeking changes to the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority.

Kingsport, Tennessee Police investigating suspicious death

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 1:11pm
KINGSPORT, Tenn. -- A suspicious death remains under investigation in Kingsport, Tennessee.

Your Weather Report: Another day of sunshine and warm temperatures

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 7:14am
BRISTOL, Va. -- A slight chance of showers across the Mountain Empire today.

ALDI Food Market to locate in The Falls

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 12:59am
An ALDI Food Market is the next tenant planning to locate in The Falls commercial center.

Northeast State faculty Senate calls for no confidence vote on college's president

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 12:57am
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Northeast State Community College’s faculty Senate is calling for a vote of no confidence in college President Janice Gilliam and her administration from the college’s full faculty.

Church vows to fight city’s plans to take property for road project

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 12:56am
If Bristol Tennessee leaders and Virginia Avenue United Methodist Church can’t come to an agreement over a small piece of property needed for a road project, the city may take it through eminent domain.

Popular Kingsport restaurant coming to Bristol

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 12:05am
BRISTOL, Tenn. – The owner of a family restaurant in Kingsport is bringing the casual steakhouse experience to downtown Bristol, where he’s opening a second location.

After serving his country, aid group serves Abingdon veteran

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 11:47pm
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — When talking about Vince Calhoun, case worker Nikki Fraction expressed one emotion more than any other: pride.

Opioid addiction bills pass Virginia House

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 11:46pm
“With a shared focus on prevention and treatment, these initiatives are a major step in the right direction of saving lives from being lost to this crisis,” said Virginia Delegate Todd Pillion.

Virginia lawmakers propose coalfields schools funding boost

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 8:25pm
RICHMOND, Va. — State lawmakers proposed a solution Tuesday to a school funding crisis in the coalfields and other rural areas faced with declining school enrollment.

Woman arrested in Glade Spring meth bust

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 5:09pm
GLADE SPRING, Va.—A woman was arrested on methamphetamine charges Monday after police executed a federal search warrant in Glade Spring.

Virginia Krogers to offer naloxone without prescription

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 5:03pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Kroger is making the opioid overdose antidote naloxone available without a prescription at its Virginia pharmacies.

Virginia State Police to conduct "Trooper Bowl" this weekend

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 3:31pm
BRISTOL, Va. -- The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots aren't the only ones preparing for the Big Game this weekend.

ALDI Food Market to open in The Falls

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 1:54pm
BRISTOL, Va. – An ALDI Food Market is the next tenant planning to locate in The Falls commercial center.

Zachary's Steakhouse to open Bristol location

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 11:59am
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- A Kingsport restaurant is expanding to the Twin City.

Northeast faculty senate: no confidence in President Gilliam

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 11:23am
BLOUNTVILLE -- On Monday, the 11-member faculty Senate of Northeast State Community College took a vote of no confidence in current college President Janice Gilliam.

Chain reaction accident along Interstate 81 in Washington County, Virginia

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 10:28am
ABINGDON, Va. -- We're learning new details about an early morning tractor trailer accident on Interstate 81 in Washington County, Virginia.

Your Weather Report: Sunshine and warm temperatures return to the forecast

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 7:22am
BRISTOL, Va. -- The recent cold snap across the Mountain Empire is gone for a few days.