Local elementary school beefing up security next fall
Virginia elementary schools are beefing up security. More School Resource Officers will be patrolling thanks to new grant money from Governor Bob McDonnell.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Developer spins a Bass tale
Bristol, Va., developer Steve Johnson, left, speaks with Knoxville developer David Dewhirst after an Urban Land Institute forum on June 18, 2013, at Club LeConte.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Expert explains how to avoid, escape dog attacks
A Bristol, Virginia mother and daughter are recovering from bites after being attacked Friday by a dog in a park.
Va. Governor announces money for school resource officers
In our region, Bristol, Virginia elementary schools, Russell County elementary schools, Smyth County's tech center and middle school and Tazewell middle and high schools will receive a portion of the $1.3 million.
Wilson Combat Intros the Iron Heart Blade by Burt Foster
For over a decade, WILSON TACTICAL the knife and tool division of WILSON COMBAT, has brought the finest in quality edged tactical tools to our discriminating clientele.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Neighbor speaks out about dog attack
A dog attack in Bristol Virginia leaves a mother and her 6 year-old child recovering tonight.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Woman and child injured in pit bull attack
We are learning more tonight about a woman and child attacked by a pit bull. We've learned that attack happened at the Moore Street Park around two o'clock.
Pit bull attack in Bristol, Va., park leaves two hospitalized
According to a June 14 report on WJHL News, there was a pit bull attack at a local park in Bristol, Va., leaving two people seriously injured.
Falls Development moving forward
The site for the Falls Shopping Center is currently being developed. Crews are clearing land and paving the way for new businesses to be built.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
New program to track inmates
A new program is being launched that sends alerts when the status on inmates changes or they're released from jail.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
The Grading of Schools and The Power of the Next Question
There's an old West Wing episode which contains : a scene which is one of the most viewed on the entire internet.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Alpha to idle underground coal mine in W.Va.
About 160 workers will be affected by the closure of Alpha subsidiary Independence Coal's Justice No.
Bristol, Virginia school system looks to make changes
Bristol, Virgina school board members are looking at plans to consolidate current elementary schools and potentially build a new facility.
The Washington Post
Superintendent challenges Virginia's new A-F school grading system
In the following important post, Mark Lineburg, the superintendent of schools in Bristol, Va.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Fundraising concert to benefit Dave Vaught.
You may have seen his magic or watched him pick a tune with the VW boys. Either way, Dave Vaught has made a lot of talented friends along the way and they're inviting you to come out for an event to help him.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Another "error" by Bob McDonnell on his annual financial disclosures
Another "error" made by Gov. Bob McDonnell on his 2011 and 2012 financial disclosure forms was recently uncovered.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Library invaded by bed bugs
Little creatures are causing a big stir at a public library for readers looking for a break.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
The Washington Post
Va. governora s wife was paid $36,000 as coal charity adviser
Maureen McDonnell, the wife of Virginia's governor, was paid $36,000 last year to attend a handful of meetings as a consultant to the philanthropic arm of one of the state's major coal companies, a top coal company official said.
Former John Battle High School student remains in hospital
Virginia State Police tell us Denton was driving on Industrial Park Drive in Bristol, Virginia when he ran off the road and then flipped the car early Saturday morning.
Titanic website 'flaming' draws police investigation
Some Titanic history buffs or "Titanoraks," as they are called have gotten quite hostile in an online forum on one of the group's websites .