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Virginia Intermont College seniors showcase work in Abingdon

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 2:00pm
All it took was developing her first roll of film, and Marjorie Ann Fishback, a senior at Virginia Intermont College, knew exactly the career path she wanted to pursue.

Mayoral candidates forum scheduled

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:42pm
Other county office and commission candidates will be on-hand

Health Wagon segment scheduled to air on 60 Minutes Sunday

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:41pm
The Health Wagon is scheduled to be featured in an upcoming segment of CBS' 60 Minutes.

King holding alumni festival

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 1:32pm
Activities takes place throughout the week

Report criticizes Virginia corrections policies

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:24pm
RICHMOND, Va. — A report issued Wednesday by a justice reform organization says that Virginia is spending too much to keep too many people locked up for too long.

Report criticizes Virginia corrections policies

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:16pm
A justice reform organization says Virginia is spending too much to keep too many people locked up for too long.

Audit: Mine injury underreporting data lacking

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:15pm
U.S. Dept. of Labor says the agency has taken steps to make more accident and illness repors, but said more can be done.

UPDATE: Second victim multi-vehicle crash in Wythe County identified

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:57am
Tanya Mann, 56, was driving a 2000 Lexus that crashed into an overturned tractor-trailer on I-81 early Tuesday.

Find – and fix – the cause of your fatigue

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:15am
National survey results suggest that "utterly exhausted" may be America's new normal, Consumer Reports notes.

Spring has sprung at the Glade Spring Farmers Market

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:15am
It's Spring and the fresh veggies from last year are long gone and the farmers are just getting their hands dirty preparing the soil and planting the first seeds.

Easter Egg Hunt being held in JC

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:07am
The event is free to the public.

Helping Americans with disabilities

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:00am
The World Health Organization held the first World Health Assembly in 1948, and, beginning in 1950, every year on April 7 the world comes together to observe World Health Day

Virginia Department of Forestry selling seedlings

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:59am
RICHMOND, Va. - The time to buy seedlings from the Virginia Department of Forestry is almost up.

Virginia commemorates 150th Civil War anniversary

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:58am
Many of the events are family friendly

Junior Leagues to host food drive April 12

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:48am
Junior Leagues collecting food at Food City stores April 7-12 to benefit local food banks.

Derby Day, a fundraiser, is coming to Bristol

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:45am
The Spine Health Foundation is off to the races and running for high stakes to benefit their mission of helping disadvantaged individuals who suffer with spinal disorders or injuries.

Elections Office in Blountville gets politicking restrictions

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:30pm
Large vehicles can only be parked at the Elections Office for 30 minutes at a time, and trailers, tents and canopies must be attended at all times.

The Bristol Blotter for April 2, 2014

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:09pm

Finding capital amid shortfalls

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 9:19pm
BRISTOL, Va. — When City Council sits down to discuss ways to bridge an expected budget shortfall for fiscal 2014-15, it will also be asked to consider some neglected capital and maintenance needs.

Tennessee bill would make cities get residents' approval before annexation

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 9:14pm
A bill making its way through the Tennessee legislature would significantly alter the way cities can grow in the Volunteer State.