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City man now faces armed robbery charge

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 2:33pm
BRISTOL, Va. – Authorities needed less than three hours Sunday to apprehend a city man they said robbed a local store.

Quarter to honor Shenandoah National Park

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 2:15pm
The U.S. Mint is issuing a quarter honoring Shenandoah National Park this week.

Bristol woman on ‘The Price is Right’

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 2:10pm
Pamela Perrigan on CBS game show.

Kingsport man faces multiple charges

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 1:46pm
A Kingsport man faces multiple charges following a chase and two traffic crashes Sunday night.

Search warrants challenged in Va missing teen case

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 1:44pm
LOVINGSTON, Va. (AP) — An attorney for a man charged with first-degree murder in the case of a missing Nelson County teenager is asking a judge to suppress search warrants.

Health care website stumbles on last sign-up day

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 1:04pm
People who missed their window to sign up may still be able to take advantage of a grace period and other special extensions announced last week.

Registration opens for Henderson guitar competition

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 12:35pm
The family-friendly festival will be Saturday, June 21, rain or shine, at Grayson Highlands State Park in Mouth of Wilson, Va. Visit for more details.

Abingdon High School Falcon Marching Band plans giant indoor yard sale

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 12:30pm
Abingdon High School's Falcon Marching Band will hold a giant indoor yard sale next weekend.

Cooking along the Crooked Road: Hot Cross Buns

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 11:53am
Easter breads are on the table for next week's Cooking Along The Crooked Road class.

Junior Leagues, Food City team up for food drive

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 11:45am
The need for food assistance is at an all-time high.

There are many civic clubs and meetings in the region

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 9:30am
Civic clubs and meetings are abundant in the area

Food guides are phone books for local products

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 11:15pm
Local Food Guides are hot off the press. These Local Food Guides are like a phone book for all things local food. Look for them in area restaurants, farmers markets, and other businesses. The Guide is

Making homes more efficient

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 10:58pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Residents in neighborhoods surrounding a UPM Pharmaceuticals plant (once owned by King Pharmaceuticals) will get information tonight about how they can receive possibly thousands of d

‘Project Discovery’ led to birth of passionate educator

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 10:51pm
MARION, Va. — The walls in Randy Glass’ classroom are covered with his interests — a Darth Vader mask here, some Civil War memorabilia there, baseball cards stacked in boxes in the corner.

School board calls meeting to discuss now vacant seat

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 10:06pm
ABINGDON, Va. — A called meeting of the Washington County School Board will be held tonight to discuss the procedures to fill the seat that is vacant due to the death of longtime board member Herschel

Bristol Rotary honors local teachers

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 9:51pm
Twelve public school instructors from both school systems in Bristol will be honored for their classroom contributions during a special dinner held in their honor by the Rotary Club of Bristol VA/TN.

UPDATE: Suspect now in custody in Washington County

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 4:58pm
BRISTOL, Va. - Law enforcement authorities have captured the man they say pulled a knife on a store employee at a store near I-81's Exit 7.

Canisters along Va. parkway suggest 'huffing'

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 1:15pm
Volunteers who recently cleaned up the roadside and woods along Mill Mountain Parkway picked up 625 empty canisters of whipped topping.

Buffalo Mountain Camp looks to restart ministry

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 11:15am
The camp sustained damage to its main lodge and most of its camping cabins on Aug. 5, 2012.