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Elizabethton High students review 1997 California baby death case

Last semester, the sociology teacher at Elizabethton High School had students working to help the FBI solve a serial killing with ties to our area. This semester, students have become involved in advocating for a California woman they are convinced was wrongly convicted of killing a baby at her day


Fatal crash in Kingsport remains under investigation

KINGSPORT — On Sat., Nov. 10, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Kingsport Police Department Patrol Officers responded to a motor vehicle collision in the Colonial Heights area.

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2018-11-14 05:00:00

With the lighting of its 78-foot Christmas Tree, its begining to look a lot like Christmas in Elizabethton

Once again, the crowd counted down as this year’s appointed tree lighter, Joe Alexander, prepared to flip the switch.

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-11-13 22:01:57

Decision to amputate damaged leg gives Johnson City woman her life back

And like a newborn she had many things to learn — mentally, emotionally and physically. Today, the former pharmaceutical rep has a new job, a new outlook on life and two new right legs. Yes, you read that right — she has two right legs.

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-11-13 23:08:23

TCAT – Elizabethton instructor receives national honor

Barker, a nursing instructor at TCAT, says at times it is difficult to balance classroom and clinical responsibilities with many NTHS projects and community service events.

WJHL.COM - 2018-11-12 20:35:32

3 arrested in Bristol, TN found with $30K, nearly $100K worth of meth

BRISTOL, TN (WJHL) - Investigators say they have arrested three people after a major drug bust in Bristol, TN uncovered thousands of dollars in cash and methamphetamine worth nearly $100,000.The Bristol, TN Police Department says on Monday it responded to 3825 W. State Street after receiving a tip

WJHL.COM - 2018-11-14 14:28:21

‘Standard of Excellence’ at Elizabethton High School’s Betsy Band - www.elizabethton.com

For many competitive teams, winning is an important goal. For Elizabethton High School’s Betsy Band, however, winning is merely a by-product, a result of the work they have put in, as opposed to the goal.

ELIZABETHTON.COM - 2018-11-14 13:46:50

TSSAA: Science Hill fined $250 for Stacy Carter's playoff ejection; Carter suspended for 2019 opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) - A local football coach is facing consequences after he was ejected during Friday's playoff game.TSSAA tells News Channel 11 that Science Hill High School head football coach Stacy Carter was ejected after receiving two unsportsmanlike penalties in the Hilltoppers 42-7 lo

WJHL.COM - 2018-11-12 22:24:10

Cars passing stopped school buses causes concern in Elizabethton

With all those hints, it seems most drivers would get the message to stop for the school bus and the children riding it. But some motorists seem to be missing all those clues, or at least they think their circumstance exempts them from the rules.

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-11-13 22:01:57

THP launches Operation Incognito to crack down on distracted driving

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) - At all times, put your phones away and keep your eyes on the road. Starting today, state law enforcement will crack down on distracted driving across Tennessee.The effort is called Operation Incognito. It aims to reduce traffic crashes and deaths due to distracted driving.T

WJHL.COM - 2018-11-13 13:35:38

City/county crews ready for winter weather

“We have 800 miles of roads to cover,” Deakins said Tuesday. “That’s a lot of roads, with a lot of backing up and turning around. It takes nearly 10 hours to cover every mile.”

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-11-14 00:00:00

DUI mom leaves child at Blountville crash scene

During a domestic dispute in Mooresburg, a woman threw a cinder block through the window of her juvenile son's room. To keep from being hit by the block and shards of glass from the broken window, he had to jump off his bed. When located, the suspect admitted to the incident, saying she has "had eno

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-11-13 15:07:32

Crime roundup: Stolen car, marijuana, aggravated assault and more

Stolen car.Johnson City police arrested a Unicoi man Friday after spotting a stolen car on Interstate 26. Jesse Armstrong, 28, 120 Campbell Road, was charged with auto theft and driving on a revoked license. About 6 p.m. Friday, a white 2002 Toyota Echo was reported stolen from a Johnson City reside

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-11-12 16:03:53

An invisible danger in some homes could increase your risk of lung cancer

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) - Jay Sandos lives in Johnson City with his wife and three children, all under 6 years old. It was in their basement playroom that he found dangerous levels of radon, a cancer-causing gas that experts say all homeowners should test for but many aren’t aware that they should.

WJHL.COM - 2018-11-12 22:51:09

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Cloudy with rain tonight and Tuesday

The Storm Team 11 Forecast:Cloudy and cool with an 80% chance of rain. Low 40.Tuesday will be cloudy and cool with a 70% chance of rain. High 46.Cloudy skies are forecast for Tuesday night with a low near 30 degrees.Wednesday will be cloudy and cool with a 20% chance of rain. The high will be 47

WJHL.COM - 2018-11-12 20:19:39

Residents sound off on taproom issue - www.elizabethton.com

The ordinance amendment, which passed on the first vote in September, 5-1, would allow for businesses that would only serve fermented beverages such as beer, wine, and ciders while not serving food prepared by the business. These businesses would not serve liquor.


Carter County athletes receive top conference honors - www.elizabethton.com

For Cochran, a senior, it was a year of changes as he moved from the running back position into the quarterback spot, from where he helped give the Warriors a late-season spark as they battled to take a share of the conference crown. Offensively, Cochran provided the Warriors with 982 total offensi

ELIZABETHTON.COM - 2018-11-12 20:32:51

Hartman notes good turnout at Main Street Program discussions - www.elizabethton.com

Starting this year, city leaders began the discussions of possible rejoining Mainstreet American Program again after Elizabethton was a part of the group in the 80s. The Main Street America Program, which is a part of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, focuses on—you guessed it—the revita

ELIZABETHTON.COM - 2018-11-12 22:38:55

Elizabethton man wins steak cookoff, qualifies for world championship

In his competitive grilling debut, Hubbard took home the top prize at last month’s Boo & Brews Spooktacular Steak Cookoff in Big Stone Gap. In addition to a trophy, Hubbard walked away with $1,000 and a golden ticket to a world championship steak cookoff, which will be held in Texas next year.


KPD: One person killed in Colonial Heights crash

Local HeadlinesRestaurants offering Veterans Day dealsNewRestaurants around the region are thanking veterans and active military members by offering deals on Veterans Day. Proof of service may be required in order to take advantage of the deals.Read More »8 mins agoYour Weekly Constitutional: Abraha