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Two crashes block interstates in Bristol, Va.

BRISTOL, Va.—Two traffic crashes blocked lanes Wednesday at rush hour in Bristol, Virginia.

HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-10-17 21:37:00

Stolen medieval clothing, appliances among items recovered at Abingdon residence

A variety of medieval clothing and helmets, spears, a Terminator leather jacket, an Army helmet and canteen, and bullhorns were among the items police discovered Monday at a residence in Washington County, resulting in two arrests, according to court records.Contributed photo

HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-10-17 02:33:00

Large police presence at the scene of Johnson City apartment complex

HAPPENING NOW: Police & TBI on Scene of ongoing investigationPosted byWJHLon Wednesday, October 17, 2018

WJHL.COM - 2018-10-17 17:17:48

Abingdon resident uses spooky storytelling to highlight town's legends

Donnamarie Emmert hosts Abingdon's "Spirit Tour," Oct. 19-30, taking visitors on a two-hour tour of Abingdon's frights and haunts.Contributed Photo

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2018-10-17 01:36:00

Man pleads no contest in killing future mother-in-law

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HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-10-17 20:45:38

Police: Johnson City man stole tools from vehicle

Johnson City police charged Toby S. Richardson, 33, Barton Street, with one count of burglary from a motor vehicle.Just before 3 p.m. Tuesday, police were called to the Shell Station on West State of Franklin Road in regards to stolen property and found Richardson, who matched a description given by

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-10-17 19:58:45

Local constable helps with POTUS security - The Tomahawk - Mountain City, Tennessee

Most locals know Dave Quave. He runs security for Johnson County Schools, teaches vocational classes at Northeast Correctional Complex and serves as District 3 Constable. Recently, Quave got a remarkable opportunity from the United States Government. He joined forces with the Secret Service on Octob

THE TOMAHAWK - 2018-10-17 12:43:31

PHOTOS: Bear spotted rummaging through work truck in Gatlinburg

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WATE) - A bear was spotted in Gatlinburg rummaging around in a fireplace installer's work truck, but it didn't cause any damage.

WJHL.COM - 2018-10-17 16:53:00

Your View: If casino comes, Bristol may have to change its sign

A good time ago, when the late Bud Philips ran a column in this paper, he once described an 1800s hotel on Front Street. If I recall, and I may stand corrected, he mentioned this was also a “brothel” — and of a well-known prostitution madame — plus gambling and all sorts of lawlessness.

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UPDATED: Sullivan County VFD chief arrested on DUI

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Sullivan County Volunteer Fire Chief Bruce Wilson was charged with driving under the influence after being found unconscious in his vehicle, according to a police report.

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JCPD: Man charged with aggravated domestic assault after knocking victim unconscious

When police went to a residence, officers discovered that an assault occurred, leaving the victim unconscious. The victim was transported to Johnson City Medical Center and Gerald Harris, 37, 110 W. Pine St., Apt. 5, was “found to be the primary aggressor,” according to police.Harris was charged wit

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-10-16 17:47:32

UPDATED: Man accused of threatening workers at haunted forest

KINGSPORT, Tenn. — An intoxicated man threatened to stab the next person who scared him at a haunted forest in Kingsport and grabbed a juvenile working there by the neck, according to a police report.

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Woman charged with aggravated assault after stabbing husband, Johnson City police say

Police said Cynthia Morris, 47, 103 Sequoyah Drive, Apt. 7, and her husband were having a domestic dispute at the residence before she got a knife from the kitchen and stabbed his leg. The victim was treated at the Johnson City Medical Center and released before Morris was interviewed by an investig

JOHNSON CITY PRESS - 2018-10-16 09:59:32

Bristol, Va. City Council accepts Fleenor's resignation

Bristol, Virginia, City Council members approved the resignation of Councilman Doug Fleenor, less than 24 hours after he resigned ahead of a meeting to determine his seat on the county.

WJHL.COM - 2018-10-16 17:25:29

A Bristol family's vacation turned into a nightmare: Local woman stranded on an island

"There were so many ways the system has let down CeCe. And it may very well cost her, her life, " said Carter.

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Police: Texting driver caused wreck on I-81

Joshua Sizemore, 31, Bristol, Virginia, was charged with driving on a revoked license and failure to exercise due care.

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Intoxicated man threatens workers at local haunted forest

KINGSPORT, Tenn. -- An intoxicated man threatened to stab the next person who scared him at a haunted forest and grabbed a juvenile working in the forest by the neck, according to a police report.

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Police searching for attempted murder suspect following stabbing at Kingsport apartment

Darius D. Woodbury, 24, is charged with attempted second degree murder and violation of probation after officers found a 19-year-old victim with a life-threatening stab wound at Dogwood Terrace Apartments on 1921 Bowater Drive just after 1:30 a.m., a police report said. The report said the victim's

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Four Charged Following Traffic Stop

Four people received various charges including drug possession and tampering with evidence following a traffic stop Saturday on East Andrew Johnson Highway.After initiating the traffic stop on a vehicle with an expired registration, Officer Larry Gilbert called a K-9 officer, which alerted to the od

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Tennessee father run over by lawn mower while trying to kill son with chainsaw

According to theKingsport Times News, authorities were called to a home in Bristol in June, where they discovered a 76-year old man bleeding from his head and leg.

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