Environmental group to sue Kingsport plant over pollution
The Tennessee Clean Water Network said the BAE plant in Kingsport has not cleaned up its act five years after being warned. Environmental group to sue Kingsport plant over pollution The Tennessee Clean Water Network said the BAE plant in Kingsport has not cleaned up its act five years after being warned.
Wellmont appoints Hove as interim CEO
Wellmont Health System, the Kingsport, Tenn.-based system that is undergoing a search for a partner, named Bart Hove as its interim president and CEO effective Tuesday.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Local firefighter honor with a 'fireman's funeral' on September 11th
A fireman's funeral is a visually compelling service that commemorates the service of a firefighter. Thursday a man credited with founding the Warriors Path Volunteer Fire Department and spent 40 years of his life volunteering received that special tribute.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Man wanted on drug charges considered armed & dangerous
Authorities who were trying to arrest Brian Hawkins, 42, of Kingsport, pursued him from Sevier County into Hamblen County Thursday night Man wanted on drug charges considered armed & dangerous Authorities who were trying to arrest Brian Hawkins, 42, of Kingsport, pursued him from Sevier County into Hamblen County Thursday night Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1o6JYxZ Authorities who were trying to arrest Brian Hawkins, 42, of Kingsport, pursued him from Sevier County into Hamblen County Thursday night. His vehicle ran out of gas on Collinson Ford Road and he took off in foot.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
TDOT grant will expand Greenbelt
Kingsport's linear park known as the Greenbelt will be getting a little bit bigger with the help of a Tennessee Department of Transportation grant.
Blood platelet donations in need year-round
During the summer, blood donations at the Marsh Regional Blood Center are down because a lot of people go on vacations.
Capella Healthcare names Sybert top physician
Dr. Troy Sybert has taken over the top physician role at Capella Healthcare, the for-profit system announced.
The Charlotte Observer
Tennessee murder suspect arrested in Charlotte
Lucky Anthony Ross, 37, was arrested in Charlotte Tuesday for oustanding charges of first-degree murder and attempted murder in Kingsport, Tennessee.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
28 days in fatal bike accident
A Tennessee man who wrecked a motorcycle last fall, killing his passenger, pleaded no contest to vehicular manslaughter in Columbiana County Municipal Court on Tuesday morning.
Man charged after apparent road rage incident
On September 2, 2014 at approximately 7:20 AM, Kingsport Central Dispatch was notified of a possible motor vehicle collision on West Stone Drive near Andrew Jackson Elementary School in Kingsport.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Drug bust leads to five arrests
Five people were arrested in Kingsport this morning at a home on Sullivan Gardens Drive.
Assistant director charged with sex with student
A one-time assistant band director at an eastern Tennessee school faces more than a dozen counts of statutory rape by an authority figure after officials say he had a sexual relationship with a student.
Shupe opens up about his battle with alcoholism
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Tim Tebow Makes Fan's Dreams Come True, Scores A Touchdown In Our Hearts
For one fan with a life-threatening illness, Tim Tebow isn't just an NFL star, he's also Prince Charming.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Rock Springs Elementary: 'Snaky' school is visited by a bear
Rock Springs Elementary School, located in the Colonial Heights community outside of Kingsport, has had more than its fair share off wildlife visiting the campus the past few weeks.
Region gets new veterinary school
Students who graduate from the region's high schools now have another opportunity to fulfill their dreams.
Charges pending in Stone Drive crash
Charges are pending against the driver who police say slammed into the back of a stopped minivan in Kingsport Wednesday, injuring a woman and her two children.
Assistant Band Director accused of sex with student
A grand jury has indicted a former assistant band director with the Sullivan County school system on statutory rape charges.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The Daily News
Tennessee Lawmaker Calls Haslam 'Traitor' to GOP
A Republican state lawmaker on Tuesday called Gov. Bill Haslam a "traitor to the party" over what he called efforts by a political action committee run by supporters to defeat opponents of Common Core education standards.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
One man dead following crash in Hawkins County. One man dead following crash in Hawkins County.
According to a Tennessee Highway Patrol report, Justin R. Stallard, 19, Kingsport, was killed in the 2:51 a.m. crash Thursday on Big Elm Road at Tranbarger Road.