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Bristol Virginia woman charged with felony shoplifting

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 6:28pm
KINGSPORT – A Bristol, Virginia woman has been charged in connection with multiple shoplifting incidents at an area store.

Wellmont Medical Associates earn national recognition

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:48pm
KINGSPORT – Wellmont Medical Associates has been named an Acclaim Award honoree by the American Medical Group Association.

Two same-sex couples marry this afternoon in Bristol, Virginia

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:09pm
Two same-sex couples were among the first to wed in Bristol, Virginia this afternoon.

Concert for Crisis Center is Oct. 18

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 3:43pm
BRISTOL, Va. - A free concert to raise awareness about the Crisis Center is scheduled Oct. 18 at Cumberland Square Park.

Court: Gay marriages in Virginia can begin today

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:34am
The Richmond-based federal appeals court says its ruling authorizing same-sex marriages in Virginia will take effect Monday afternoon.

Marrow donor drive for local woman set Oct. 8

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:31am
A marrow donor recruitment drive is being held Oct. 8 at Central Presbyterian Church, Bristol, Virginia, from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

High court denies gay marriage appeals

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:25am
Without comment, the justices brought to an end delays in same-sex marriages in five states— Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin.

There is an abundance of Civic Clubs and meetings in the area

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 9:10am
Choose a Civic Club or meeting to attend in the local community

Organic opportunities continue to grow

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 9:00am
If you are a large scale grower, or are considering growing food for sale to wholesale markets, growing organic is worth consideration.

Christians urged to help rebuild the American family in the face of adversity

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:44pm
BRISTOL, Va. — Christians must work to help rebuild the American family, even in the face of criticism or fear of offending someone, a prominent Virginia religious leader said Sunday.

Organic purchases are still on rise

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:39pm
People choose to buy organic food for a variety of reasons: they don’t want pesticide residues on their food; they think it’s healthier; they feel good about the limited environmental impact of organi

Sullivan County’s Highway Commissioner has reorganized department, created a physical draft of mission statement

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:38pm
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Reorganization of the department and a draft mission statement have been accomplished by Sullivan County’s new highway commissioner.

Duffy touts improvements during tenure as interim clerk

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:26pm
BRISTOL, Va. — Kelly Flannagan Duffy used a Sunday afternoon candidates reception to tout improvements to the Bristol, Virginia Circuit Court Clerk’s office.

Sustainable farming advocate, Joel Salatin, will speak at banquet

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:22pm
LEBANON, Va. — A nationally recognized sustainable farming advocate will speak next week in Russell County.

Caldwell estate provides endowment of over $1 million

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:03pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — The David and Frances Caldwell Scholarship, established in June at King University, was made possible through the generosity of Frances Frazier Caldwell, whose estate provided a gift

New DEA rules place more restrictions on popular painkillers

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 8:18pm
To make it harder to get certain prescription drugs illegally, the government is making it harder to get them legally.

Mechnical CPR device saving lives in the Roanoke Valley

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 7:00pm
ROANOKE, Va. — It happened again recently: another heart attack victim, another patient on the cusp of death.

Police chief: New resolve to find missing UVa student

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 4:35pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Charlottesville's police chief said Sunday that an anguished statement from the parents of a missing University of Virginia student has given investigators fresh resolve to

Self-guided unmanned patrol boats make debut

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 1:15pm
NORFOLK, Va.  — Self-guided unmanned patrol boats that can leave warships they're protecting and swarm and attack potential threats on the water could join the Navy's fleet within a year, defense offi

Small plane crashes in Blount County

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 12:08pm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Authorities say two people aboard a small plane were injured when it crashed trying to land in Blount County.