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Man tries suicide by cop at Kingsport hospital

When a Rogersville man tried to retrieve property from his home, his wife allegedly exited with a pistol and fired four shots in his direction. He fled the scene — at which time she shot at his pickup — while a deputy later found her passed out in the yard, the loaded gun in her waistband. She was t

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School board candidates address county’s top issues - Herald & Tribune - Jonesborough, TN

To better inform readers, theHerald & Tribuneasked each candidate the following question: In your opinion, what is the most important issue related to the Washington County School System and how do you plan on addressing it?

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Bat recovered from pool at Natural Tunnel State Park tests positive for rabies

A bat collected from a public swimming pool at Natural Tunnel State Park in Scott County, Virginia last week has tested positive for rabies, according to state health officials.

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Eastbound lanes of Fort Henry Drive near Walmart closed due to crash

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) - Kingsport Police say officers are on the scene of a crash on Fort Henry Drive.The crash occurred on the bridge that goes over the Holston River near the intersection of Wesley Road. The call about the crash came in just after 9 p.m. Wednesday.Dispatchers say the eastbound l

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Study spurs talk on future of athletic complex - Herald & Tribune - Jonesborough, TN

On Monday, July 23, the Washington County Commission will consider a resolution to enlist CHA Design/Construction Solutions to develop two concept plans for the athletic facility complex on Boones Creek Road. If passed, the study would cost the county $49,800 from the capital projects fund unassigne

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Man arrested for disorderly conduct after reportedly waving BB gun inside Kingsport Walmart

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) - A man is facing multiple charges, including public intoxication and disorderly conduct after several Walmart customers reported he was waving a gun and speaking incoherently inside the store.

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Indecent photos of Kingsport shoppers spurs max sentence

On Monday in Sullivan County Criminal Court, David Eric Lambert, 38, was found guilty of attempt to commit unlawful photographing in violation of privacy. He will be sentenced on the charge next month and faces up to six months in jail.

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Water line break impacts several businesses in downtown Kingsport

"It's an inconvenience, however I know things happen and the city itself is very good about accommodating," she said.

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Former Sullivan County corrections officer indicted by TBI

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Boone graduate overcomes to reach her dreams By MARINA WATERS - Herald & Tribune - Jonesborough, TN

“When I first started golf, I was not to the point where I thought I could play in college. I kind of just wrote it off and I didn’t think about it,” Padgett said. “But I started getting private lessons and working at it and I fell in love with it. When I finally got contacted by Emory & Henry. I wa

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Charges filed after man claims to be "actively killing people" in Surgoinsville area

MOORESBURG — A County Line Road man was charged with disorderly conduct the night of July 13 after representatives of a crisis line reported that a person had voiced “suicidal ideations” to them and then claimed to be “actively killing people” in the Surgoinsville area.Deputy Anthony Crosby identifi

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Interstate 26 standoff suspect arraigned in Sullivan County court

Christopher Brown, 32, perched himself on the ledge of an overpass near Exit 19 for more than three hours Friday night and was eventually coaxed down by two negotiators from Johnson City Police.

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THP says Mount Carmel detective at fault in wreck

No injuries were reported, and no citations were issued, but both the MCPD vehicle, a 2013 Ford Explorer; and the civilian vehicle, a GMC Yukon Denali reportedly received damage.

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Kingsport Mets end 7 game winning streak by the Elizabethton Twins

Don't MissTennessee early voting underwayNominate a Community Hero"Hey Alexa! What's the news?"Local HeadlinesOne dead, juveniles injured in I-81 crash in Wythe CountyWYTHEVILLE, VA (WJHL) -- A crash in Wythe County on Interstate 81 remains under investigation.Read More »4 hours agoFormer Topper Jor

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Enjoy food, music and more at Fun Fest’s Rhythm in Riverview

Rhythm in Riverview will be held this Monday evening at the V.O. Dobbins Complex field. As in years past, the event will include food vendors, live music and a variety of other entertainment.

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Man with BB gun triggers evacuation at Kingsport Walmart

Officers located Cody A. Williams, 21, in sporting goods and took him into custody without incident.

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Bristol, Virginia man charged with forcible sodomy

Kevin Evans, 29, was taken into custody on Friday- the same day officers received details about the incident, according to a BVPD report issued Monday.

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Bristol, Tennessee, store offers CBD oil, hemp-based products

BRISTOL, Tenn. — For years, Trevor Leonard woke up with severe arthritis in his hands. He ran them under hot water for long periods of time, working his fingers until they loosened up.

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NC man killed in crash in Sullivan County

BRISTOL, Tenn. — A motorcycle rider died in a crash on U.S. Highway 421 Sunday on a section nicknamed “The Snake” near South Holston Lake in eastern Sullivan County, Tennessee.

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The Bristol Hotel hosting job fair, 75 open positions

General Manager of The Bristol Hotel Kevin Kruse said, "If you've got that positive, warm attitude, that welcoming expression on your face, we'll train you on the technical stuff."

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