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BREAKING: Shooting investigation underway in Sullivan County

SULLIVAN COUNTY, TN (WJHL) - The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting on Princess Grove Private Drive near Kingsport.According to the sheriff's office, the shooting was reported around 10 p.m. Saturday.Officers say a man told them someone shot him in the leg. The sheriff's of

WJHL.COM - 2018-06-17 03:58:54

BREAKING: Tanker truck explodes near warehouse in Weber City

WEBER CITY, VA (WJHL)- - According to Gate City Fire Chief Jeff Brickey a tanker truck exploded near a warehouse off Jennings Street Saturday morning.Brickey says when crews arrived on scene they found a small fire burning on the base of a tanker truck.He said a man who was working on the tanker tru

WJHL.COM - 2018-06-16 16:24:11

Storm Team 11 Forecast Sunday June 17th 2018 Evening

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WJHL.COM - 2018-06-17 21:45:06

BALLFIELD BRAWL: Cell phone video captures fight at Kingsport ballpark

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) -- Cell phone video captures a fight that broke out over the weekend at a Kingsport, Tennessee ballfield.

WJHL.COM - 2018-06-18 00:06:15

UPDATE: Decision on whether to try Hog Wild murder suspect as adult coming next month

A Kingsport judge is scheduled to decide July 6 if a juvenile charge with murder following a March shooting at the Hog Wild Saloon will be tried as an adult. (WCYB Archive)A Kingsport judge heard evidence Friday on the prosecutor’s efforts to try a 17-year-old as an adult on charges he shot and kill


City school board talks random student drug testing, having student board members

“At this stage of the game, we’re not talking about next year,” Moorhouse said. “We’ve missed that window.”

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-06-17 14:30:00

Tony Schumacher wins NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals

“We have had little things bite us this season, but we knew we had to overcome adversity and we knew we had a great car that was capable of winning,” Schumacher said. “I’m proud of my team for sticking to our plan, and I know our team is going to be a factor for the rest of the season.”

MONTREAL GAZETTE - 2018-06-17 23:16:15

Wallace News has closed for business

Officially, the newsstand closed on June 4, but according to owner Thom Throp the business hasn’t been too operational since the end of March. The reason? Profits just weren’t there.

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-06-17 12:30:00

Kingsport police release new artwork of unidentified person found dead 15 years ago

Investigators say on the morning of August 11, 2003, a woman called Kingsport Central Dispatch in reference to a suspicious object in the Holston River. The woman told police she was bicycling in the area through Riverfront Park along 1800 block of Netherland Inn Road. Another person told first re


Blountville man charged after head-on crash

Thomas Little, 58, was charged with two counts of aggravated assault and a third-offense DUI, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.


2 charged after thefts from Johnson City car dealer

With help from the Tennessee Highway Patrol and the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Johnson City police arrested the men following Tuesday’s thefts at Chaparral Pontiac Buick GMC, 3514 Bristol Hwy. Police said the men had drugs when they were arrested.


Courtney Force tops NHRA Funny Car qualifying

In this photo provided by the NHRA, Courtney Force drives in Funny Car qualifying at at the Fitzgerald USA NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals drag races at Bristol Dragway in Bristol, Tenn., Friday, June 15, 2018.... more

THEINTELLIGENCER.COM - 2018-06-16 23:14:43

This weekend in downtown Kingsport

High Voltagehas gone to the dogs! It's Yappy Hour andBITEfood truck will be there to feed the humans. Opening at 5, bring your own furry friend or enjoy other folks' dogs. Wading pools and treats abound! BYOD


Courtney Force leads Funny Car qualifying

If her time holds up, Force will earn her seventh pole of the season and the 24th of her career. Behind her, teammate Robert Hight was third and her father, John Force, was sixth.

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-06-16 01:02:52

'Gang' member demands money at Kingsport City Hall

Two men claimed that while traveling on Carters Valley another vehicle pulled in front of them and almost caused a crash. The suspect car then began swapping lanes, while occupants inside used a wooden pole to hit the complainant's vehicle. Names of suspects were provided to police, but both alleged


Johnson City man accused of beating girlfriend while she protected 1-year-old child

According to the Johnson City Police Department, officers responded to Tamassee Drive. Police said an investigation revealed 34-year-old Johnathan Cross had been in a physical altercation with his girlfriend while she held her child. The victim told police Cross hit her in the head with a television


Municipal League awards Kingsport high honor

The city of Kingsport was recently recognized with a special honor by the Tennessee Municipal League for innovation by incorporating its citizens alongside major projects.The 2018 Award for Excellence in Governance was given to the city in recognition of keeping the community involved and informed w


Victim spotted stolen bike on social media, Johnson City police say

A man posted a stolen bike for sale on social media, and the victim saw it, leading to the seller’s arrest Thursday, Johnson City police said in a news release.


Man accused of murder in Washington Co. TN appears in court

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Johnson City police arrest man for reportedly exposing himself near school bus

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) - A man is behind bars for reportedly exposing himself near a school bus in Johnson City.Johnson City police arrested Jose Morales, age 34 of Gray, TN, and charged him with six counts of indecent exposure and six counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.Police said on June 9