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Kingsport celebrates 18th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. parade

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) - In Kingsport, people of all ages and backgrounds hit the streets for the Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday parade. This marks the event's 18th year. City and county leaders led the way down Center Street. This year, the parade's theme was "Answer to Racism is the Love

WJHL.COM - 2018-01-15 22:56:24

Martin Luther King Day parade in Kingsport

People in Kingsport marched in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday. "We're celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. who spent his whole life preaching the Gospel, specifically the greatest commandments to love god and to love our neighbor," participant Joshua Russell said. The

WCYB.COM - 2018-01-15 18:12:46

Five people escape house fire in Kingsport

No injuries were reported following a house fire in the Lynn Garden section of Kingsport on Monday afternoon. (J. Griffith WCYB) Five people have been displaced following a Monday afternoon house fire in Kingsport. An official from the Kingsport Fire Department told News 5 that crews were called to

WCYB.COM - 2018-01-15 18:04:21

Crews in Kingsport working around the clock to treat roads

Ahead of forecast snow on Tuesday, crews in Kingsport are working to pre-treat roads to keep you safe. Crews have been keeping a close eye on the forecast to determine what prep work needs to be done. They started treating roads around 10:00 Monday morning and they'll continue to do so until the fin

WCYB.COM - 2018-01-15 22:24:45

MLK Day parade to be held Monday in Kingsport

KINGSPORT - The 18th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade will be held in Kingsport on Monday, and it's not too late to sign up to participate. About the parade The parade will be presented by the Tennessee/Virginia Fellowship Against Racism and the East Tennessee Full Gospel Baptist Church Fell

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-01-14 22:30:00

Kingsport uses Nashville company to keep up with what's going on in legislature

KINGSPORT - To better understand what's going on at the state level, the city has chosen to contract with a Nashville-based firm that specializes in monitoring the Tennessee legislature and providing strategic counsel to a number of cities and businesses across the state. And though the company is r

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-01-14 16:30:00

Volunteers spend MLK Day helping feed hungry

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) - Many people here in the Tri-Cities are out of work or off of school to celebrate Martin Luther King Day. Some of them spent their holiday giving back. Volunteers lent a hand at Second Harvest Food Bank for the annual MLK Day of Service, packing boxes and backpacks of food for

WJHL.COM - 2018-01-15 23:19:50

Should Robinson mascot remain the Redskins?

Kingsport school officials are planning for the eventual takeover of Sullivan North High School as one of two city middle schools and as part of that are deciding whether the schools should be re-branded. Currently, one of the schools uses a Warrior mascot, and the other a Redskins mascot. We'd like

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-01-15 21:38:00

Sheboygan house fire, Nemak manufacturing plant fire under investigation

SHEBOYGAN - Sheboygan fire officials Monday were still investigating a pair of fires that started around the same time Friday night on different ends of the city. There was no word yet on what caused a north-side house fire on the 1500 block of North Avenue that injured one person and damaged two ho

SHEBOYGANPRESS.COM - 2018-01-15 21:44:39

Snow wallops Wisconsin lakeshore: 18 inches in Door County, a foot of snow in Manitowoc

STURGEON BAY - Thad Ash said a snowstorm like the one Door County saw Monday morning wouldn't have been terribly unusual a few years ago. "It's nothing we haven't done. But it's something we haven't seen here in a couple years," said Ash, patrol superintendent for the Door County Highway Department,

SHEBOYGANPRESS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:10:18

One injured in North Avenue fires in Sheboygan

SHEBOYGAN - What started as a garage fire left one man injured and two residences damaged on North Avenue in Sheboygan on Friday night. According to a press release, the Sheboygan Fire Department received reports of an attached garage on fire a little after 7 p.m. on the 1500 block of North Avenue.


Winter storm leading to slippery & sloppy commute

Winter Storm Warning covers Sheboygan, Ozaukee, Milwaukee, Racine and Kenosha until noon Tuesday. Winter Weather Advisory for the remainder of southern WI until late tonight/early Tuesday. Light snow will continue to fall off and on this afternoon and accumulate to 3-5" in the Advisory area before t

WISN - 2018-01-15 17:13:00

4 to 6 inches of snow expected in southeast Wisconsin through Monday night

Snow-covered roadways could make for slow commutes Monday. The National Weather Service is forecasting light accumulating snow through Monday night. The snow is predicted to begin around 8 p.m. Sunday in Milwaukee and could last until Tuesday morning The National Weather Service issued a winter wea

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-01-14 18:13:51

Briefcase: Destination Kohler resort to host upcoming career fair

Potential employees can get a taste of what the five-star Destination Kohler resort must offer at a career fair from 3-7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18, held at the Inn on Woodlake, 705 Woodlake Road in Kohler. The event is open to anyone interested in applying for one of Destination Kohler's seasonal an


Prepare dinner 19th-century-style at Wade House

At the Wade House historic site in Greenbush in Sheboygan County, diners can help cook a hearthside dinner before sitting down at the table together on select Saturdays through April. The dinners are from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 20, Feb. 24, March 17 and April 21 at the onetime stagecoach hotel. Reci

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-01-15 16:01:02

Ozaukee County snowplows, residents keep up with accumulating snow

OZAUKEE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Monday's snowfall may be the first real winter mess that Ozaukee County residents have had to deal with. In areas towards Sheboygan, slick roads are causing drivers to keep it slow as plows on I-43 try to keep up. A steady number of salt trucks passed through Port Wa

CBS 58 - 2018-01-16 02:07:00

Austin shelters gearing up for cold weather

AUSTIN - To prepare for dropping temperatures, shelters are opening up their doors to more clients. "We are usually well over our capacity on our cold nights, because people do know they need to get out of the cold. So we just want to bring in as many as we possibly can," explained Major Andrew Kel

KVUE - 2018-01-16 04:38:37

Fighting maternal mortality: A resource guide for Texas mothers

As part of our ongoing examination of maternal health care in Texas, we've compiled resources for expectant mothers and mothers who recently gave birth. Graphic by Bryant Ju As part of our ongoing coverage of maternal health care, we've been examining why Texas women - particularly women of color -

THE TEXAS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 06:01:00

Group calls for City Council to end CodeNEXT

Members of a group plan to stop what they believe is gentrification in East Austin by demanding City Council take action. Today they unveiled what they call the People's Plan -- six resolutions that counter the city's code next plan. AUSTIN - A call for change in East Austin on Martin Luther King Jr

KVUE - 2018-01-16 04:46:38

PHOTOS: Shoppers crowd, empty shelves at Austin-area grocery stores

AUSTIN (KXAN) - Scores of Austinites flooded into local grocery stores Monday ahead of an expected winter storm that has resulted in a number of closures at school districts and government offices Tuesday. Along with the huge lines, KXAN viewers sent us photos of emptied shelves and a lack of basic

KXAN - 2018-01-16 06:14:14