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State disbursed $4.9 million in gas royalty payments

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:00pm
LEBANON, Va. - The Virginia Gas and Oil Board approved disbursements for $4.49 million in 2015.

Chick-Fil-A at The Pinnacle is hosting College Night

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:40pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- The Chick-Fil-A at The Pinnacle shopping center is hosting a College Night today beginning at 4 p.m. and lasting until 8 p.m. 

NSCC celebrates 50 years

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:32pm
Fifty-years ago Northeast State Community College, originally dubbed the Tri-Cities Area Vocational-Technical School, consisted of a General Studies Building, two Technical Education labs that had a c

Panda Express now open at The Pinnacle

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:32pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- The national chain, Panda Express, is now open at The Pinnacle. 

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office searching for robbery suspect

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:20pm
The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office is looking for assistance in identifying a robbery suspect the Scotchman store located at 3686 Highway 126 in Blountville, Tennessee on Saturday at 3:20 a.m.

SCSO seeking information on man suspected of robbing a Scotchman

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:12pm
The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about a man wearing a ski mask accused of stealing an undisclosed amount of cash from a convenience store while wielding a wooden night stic

Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration to be held in Abingdon on Saturday

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 3:36pm
ABINGDON, Va. -- The annual Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration presented  by Appalachian Peace and Education Center and supported by Virginia Highlands Community College will be held on Saturday, Jan

WCC to Hold Allied Health Programs Open House

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 3:34pm
 Wytheville Community College will hold an Allied Health Open House on Thursday, January 21 for people who are interested in a career in healthcare. 

Winter safety not just about staying warm

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 12:40pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — When it comes to cold temperatures during the winter being prepared is key, according to local health and emergency management officials.

SBK Animal Center's shelters 'full to breaking point,' offering discounted adoption fees

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 12:05pm
SBK Animal Center's two shelters in Sullivan County are "full to the breaking point," according to shelter volunteer Allan Bradley.

State investigation accuses WCSO major of stealing $87,850

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 12:02pm
Washington County Sheriff's Office Maj. Gary Bradley and another former law enforcement officer is each accused of receiving at least $87,850 in unauthorized funds from the Tennessee Law Enforcement T

SCSO: Kingsport man breaks into garage, locks himself inside

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 11:44am
KINGSPORT — A press release from the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office stated a Kingsport man was arrested on several charges after being found asleep inside a garage he attempted to burglarize. Author

Bristol, Tenn. police K-9 dies

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 10:49am
A Bristol Tennessee Police Department K-9 officer died of cancer, according to Maj. Matt Austin. 

Arch Coal files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 10:22am
Arch Coal files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection 

Kingsport City Schools accepting nominations for 2016 Hall of Fame class

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 9:48am
KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Kingsport City Schools is now accepting nominations for the 2016 class of the Kingsport City Schools Hall of Fame, which will be inducted in July 2016.

1 Virginia ticket worth $1M in latest Powerball drawing

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 9:02am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Lottery officials say there were plenty of consolation prizes in the most recent Powerball drawing in the state.

School closings and delays for Jan. 11

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 7:54am
The following school systems have reported delays or closures for Jan. 11: