Syndicate content
Your RSS for article results from the news/local section
Updated: 51 min 44 sec ago

Authorities check on sex offenders in region

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 8:44pm
The Tennessee Department of Correction and local police checked on sex offenders in the region on Halloween.

Reminder: Reset alarm clock before bedtime tonight

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 4:19pm
It's time to fall back.

Foxfire Series programs continue at Glade Spring library

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 4:03pm
GLADE SPRING, Va. -- The popular Foxfire Series inspired new programs at the Glade Spring branch library. The next program is a salt making demonstration, Saturday, Nov. 7 at 11 a.m.

Arby's offering discount on National Sandwich Day

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 3:32pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Tuesday is National Sandwich Day and to celebrate Arby's restaurants are offering classic roast beef sandwiches for 99 cents.

Tennessee Highway Patrol stresses importance of Halloween safety

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 3:00pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — This Halloween, The Tennessee Highway Patrol is reminding Tennesseans to have an alternative way of getting home after Halloween festivities, a written statement from THP says.

Trunk or Treat to be held at Bristol Virginia Police Department tonight

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 2:13pm
BRISTOL, Va.—The public is invited to the Halloween Trunk or Treat at the Bristol Virginia Police Department.

PETA offers $5,000 reward after cat hit by arrow in Tenn.

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 2:06pm
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The case of cat found alive with an arrow in its neck in eastern Tennessee has attracted a $5,000 award for information leading to the arrest of the shooter.

Pianist Sookkyung Cho to perform in Guest Artist Recital at ETSU

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 1:27pm
Dr. Sookkyung Cho will be featured in a Guest Artist Recital at East Tennessee State University on Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Mathes Hall auditorium.

Diabetes Expo at Bristol Regional Medical Center offers beneficial education and screenings

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 11:30am
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Information and free screenings at an upcoming expo will provide local residents with the tools they need to successfully manage their diabetes or take measures to reduce their risk o

KCHE hosts history professor’s lecture on Confederate flag

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 9:00am
Civil War historian Dr. Brian Steel Wills will present a thought-provoking lecture entitled “Flying in the Face of History, The Confederate Flag Controversy” Nov. 5 at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium of t

Search for Kingsport man may be over, identity currently unknown

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 9:20pm
KINGSPORT, Tenn. -- The search for a missing Kingsport man with Alzheimer’s disease may have come to an end Friday when hunters found unidentified human remains behind a shopping center.

Lowe, Lloyd seek Washington County School Board seat

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 8:33pm
ABINGDON, Va. — In the only contested race for a seat on the Washington County School Board, 21-year veteran Elizabeth Lowe has some competition from William "Bear" Lloyd. 

Protest group delivers petition against rezoning The Meadows to Abingdon town manager

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 6:25pm
ABINGDON, Va. – Friends of Abingdon delivered petitions and letters to Town Manager Greg Kelly Friday afternoon in hopes of persuading Town Council not to move forward with rezoning The Meadows proper