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Twelfth annual Dump the Pump Transit Day to be held Oct. 5

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 12:20am
The 12th annual Dump the Pump Transit Day will be held Oct. 5.

35 people identified at risk of TB at Central High

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 12:18am
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Around 35 people from Sullivan Central High School — where there was an active case of tuberculosis last week — have been identified as being at risk, Stephen May with the Sullivan County Health Department said Monday.

Millions of drivers lost their licenses for failing to pay court fees, study finds

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 12:16am
Millions of drivers in the United States have lost their licenses for failing to pay court debts, according to a new report, and advocates say the practice unfairly punishes the poor.

Region has critical lack of cheap housing

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 11:57pm
BRISTOL, Va. – This region has a critical lack of affordable housing in both the public and private markets, area experts told officials of Virginia and Tennessee housing organizations Monday.

Plans for new hotel in Bristol, Virginia

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 11:56pm
BRISTOL, Va. – An abandoned building that once housed a Howard Johnson motel on Euclid Avenue is getting a facelift and will open next year as a new hotel, the property owner said Monday.

NFL protests spark national and local debate

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 11:56pm
Did You Know?The marriage of the national anthem and sporting events is complicated. And the history of athletes using their platform to make political statements stretches back well before Colin Kaepernick first knelt during the 2016 NFL season. Take the…

Bass Pro completes $5B purchase of Cabela's

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 4:54pm
Bass Pro has completed its $5 billion purchase of Nebraska-based Cabela's, the companies said Monday.

Bristol, Tennessee and Virginia provide free public transportation Oct. 5

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 3:36pm
The 12th Annual Dump the Pump Transit Day will be held on Oct. 5.

Tennessee High Band made a clean sweep at the Chilhowie Apple Festival Band Competition

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 3:03pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. —The Tennessee High School Mighty Viking Band swept up at the Chilhowie Apple Festival Band Competition with first place finishes in every category for the Class AAAA Section 2 Bands on Saturday.

Tennessee church shooting suspect charged with murder

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 6:19am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Witnesses and police described a chaotic scene as a masked attacker armed with two guns shot seven people, killing one, in a Tennessee church before he was subdued.