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Wall, Eastern Conference rule in dunk contest

WCYB: Sports - Sun, 02/16/2014 - 1:44pm
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After No. 14 Kentucky held Florida to 10-of-30 shooting from the field in the first half, point guard Andrew Harrison said the Wildcats played their best half defensively of the season to date. Florida point guard Scottie ...
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Bill Clinton honored with University of Arkansas jersey

WCYB: Sports - Sun, 02/16/2014 - 1:01pm
Former President and Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton was presented with a framed No. 42 jersey on Saturday from the University of Arkansas men's basketball team as a part of a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the NCAA Championship team.
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Russian skier breaks back during training

WCYB: Sports - Sun, 02/16/2014 - 10:41am
Russian freestyle skier Maria Komissarova has undergone more than six hours of surgery after breaking her back during a training run at the Winter Games in Sochi, the Russian Freestyle Federation spokesman said Saturday.
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Lavillenie sets pole vault world record

WCYB: Sports - Sun, 02/16/2014 - 7:34am
It was a record some thought would never be broken: Sergey Bubka's mark in the pole vault. But Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie -- with Bubka cheering him on -- did the almost unthinkable by bettering Bubka in the latter's hometown of Donetsk in Ukraine.
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Schumacher's family still hopeful of recovery

WCYB: Sports - Sun, 02/16/2014 - 7:12am
The family of stricken Formula One star Michael Schumacher "strongly believe" he will make a recovery from the life-threatening injuries he sustained in a skiing accident. Schumacher has been in a medically-induced coma in a Grenoble hospital since De...
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Men's super-G ends with photo finish

WCYB: Sports - Sun, 02/16/2014 - 3:41am
The Olympic men's super-G race ended with a surprise on Sunday.
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Bristol, Va firefighters work RV fire

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 11:45pm
A recreational vehicle parked in front of a house in Bristol , Virginia caught fire Saturday night.
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Missouri edges Tennessee 75-70

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 11:24pm
Jabari Brown scored 24 points and made a last-minute play to help Missouri hold off Tennessee 75-70 on Saturday.
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Missouri edges Tennessee 75-70

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 11:24pm
Jabari Brown scored 24 points and made a last-minute play to help Missouri hold off Tennessee 75-70 on Saturday.
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Valentines Day assault.

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 10:06pm
A man is behind bars after police say he hit his girlfriend on Valentines Day.
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Free tax help at ETSU

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 9:13pm
It’s the time of year many people are busy filing tax returns and some local college students are helping people get them done.
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Burning ban takes effect in Virginia

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 8:49pm
A burning ban went into effect Saturday in Virginia.
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ETSU coasts past Stetson 93-66 on Senior Day

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 8:21pm
Rashawn Rembert scored 21 points and A.J. Merriweather had 13 with 10 rebounds as East Tennessee State rolled past Stetson 93-66 on Saturday.
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ETSU coasts past Stetson 93-66 on Senior Day

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 8:21pm
Rashawn Rembert scored 21 points and A.J. Merriweather had 13 with 10 rebounds as East Tennessee State rolled past Stetson 93-66 on Saturday.
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Sweetheart Weekend follows wintry Valentine's Day

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:43pm
Valentine’s Day may have been Friday, but some area leaders are calling this Sweetheart Weekend in an effort to make up for any lost business due to the snow.
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Blood donations down because of winter weather

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:42pm
This week's snow storm closed businesses throughout the Tri-Cities, among the hardest hit were blood donation clinics. Unfortunately for them, this isn’t the first time they've had to shut down this winter
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Man dies in river, fleeing from West Virginia deputies

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:41pm
Authorities say a man wanted on charges in West Virginia and Virginia died after jumping into the Big Coal River while fleeing pursuing deputies.
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PepsiCo calls workers in on weekend to catch up after snow days

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 6:32pm
News 5 discovered one the area’s most popular drink companies is playing catch up after this week's winter weather put their jobs on freeze.
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Body found in airplane wheel well at Dulles

WCYB: Local News - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 5:17pm
Airport officials say the body of a man has been found in the wheel well of a South African Airways plane parked at Washington Dulles International Airport.
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US, Russian hockey teams wrap close game

WCYB: Sports - Sat, 02/15/2014 - 4:23pm
The U.S. and Russian men's hockey teams went head to head Saturday morning in their preliminary round game at the Sochi Olympics.
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