Richards v. Conway has career defining energy
Sitting alone in the back of the locker room, darkness and solitude the only welcome friends, Chris Richards ponders the future as the noise from the last of the crowd leaving starts to diminish.
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The Jackson Sun
Sun takes top honors in UT-TPA contest
The Jackson Sun has won the General Excellence Award in the University of Tennessee-Tennessee Press Association State Press Awards for the fifth consecutive year, marking it as the best newspaper in its division in the state.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Coal Valley News
Harlan man seriously injured in att...
Top officials with the Harlan Fire Department and Harlan Police Department are urging residents to refrain from using gasoline to start or fuel fires.
On Wall Street
Wells Fargo Nabs 8 Advisors With $1 Billion in Assets
Experts say the firm has improved its image recently, bolstering its appeal to advisors.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Police searching for suspect who passed counterfeit checksPolice...
Police searching for suspect who passed counterfeit checks Greeneville police are looking for a woman suspected of passing counterfeit checks.
American Academy of Family Physicians
Chronic Care Management Payment Included in 2015 Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
The not-so-good news: The proposal also includes projected pay cuts required by the sustainable growth rate formula used to determine physician payment.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Man Sentenced in Child Pornography Case
Johnathan Lee Messer, 24, of Kingsport, TN pleaded guilty to two counts of possession of child pornography and one count of using a computer to solicit a minor.
Wilcher the New GSM For Holston Valley
Holston Valley Broadcasting in Kingsport, TN has hired Leesa Wilcher as its new GSM for WTFM, WRZK-FM and WVEK-FM.
Fun Fest Trash Barrel Paint In
You could call it the unofficial start of the festivities surrounding Kingsport's community wide Fun Fest celebration, the annual trash barrel paint in.
Fired highway workers file lawsuit against Sullivan County
A group of workers fired from the Sullivan County Highway Department has filed lawsuit in federal court in Greeneville wanting to go back to work.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
BTF's Baseball Primer
Two Mets minor leaguers were arrested on Friday
The two were 19-year-old outfielder Wuilmer Becerra and 20-year-old outfielder Vicente Lupo.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Steve Jackson Games
July 6, 2014: Steve Wins The Phoenix Award
DeepSouthCon , a convention in Kingsport, TN, awards the Phoenix Award to science fiction professionals who have resided in the south, who portray the south positively in their work, or who have demonstrated friendship with southern fandom.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
Jehovah's Witnesses meet in Knoxville
Thousands of Jehovah's Witnesses from around the region plan to wrap up their annual convention today at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Hulsey campaign moves forward despite tragic accident
Bud Hulsey's campaign to get the Republican nomination for Tennessee's Second District state representative spot has struggled to deal with the death of former state representative Mike Locke, Hulsey's campaign committee chairman.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
18 sentenced in oxycodone distribution ring case
Devin Ray Horne, 24, of Kingsport, Tenn., was sentenced on June 30, 2014, by the Honorable J. Ronnie Greer, U.S. District Court Judge, to serve 282 months in federal prison for his leadership role in oxycodone, money laundering and income tax fraud conspiracies, as well as witness intimidation.
The Daily News Journal
Study: Smyrna comes in No. 7 in state for cheap auto insurance
Tennessee drivers who want to lower their car insurance bills should consider relocating to Bristol, which has the lowest rates in the state, according to a recently published study from consumer finance website ValuePenguin.com.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Hawkins Co. drug program targets fifth-graders
A Hawkins County program aimed at fifth-graders seeks to deter them from drugs, as well as help them deal with a family member's addiction.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Justices refuse to take case of former priest
<![CDATA[KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) -- The Tennessee Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal from a former Catholic priest convicted of molesting an altar boy. William Casey was sentenced to 35 years in prison in 2011 after a jury found him guilty of criminal sexual misconduct and aggravated rape. Warren Tucker has said Casey abused him for five years, beginning in 1975 when he was a fifth-grader and an altar boy at St. Dominic's Catholic Church in Kingsport. The AP does not usually identify victims of sexual abuse, but Tucker went public with his claims. The Kingsport Times News (http://bit.ly/1lUywHL) reports the court's decision means Casey's conviction is upheld. Kingsport defense attorney Rick Spivey had argued that the victim waited too long to report the crime.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Lieutenant Governor Ron Ramsey remembers Howard Baker
Former U.S. Senator Howard Baker died at the age of 88. He was a Tennessee republican who made his political mark over four decades.
Funeral services set for crash victim
Funeral services are set for a well-known Kingsport business man and former state representative killed Monday night in a hit and run crash on Fort Henry Drive.