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Knoxville News Sentinel
Woman pleads guilty in Blountville crash that killed retired THP trooper
A woman has pleaded guilty to multiple charges, including vehicular homicide and reckless aggravated assault, in the 2012 Blountville crash that killed a retired Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Three charged with Attempted Murder
Four people are facing charges in Sullivan County, but authorities are still looking for two of them.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Elizabethton Star
Mildred Gentry Roberts
Mildred Gentry Roberts, 80, of 2901 Gap Creek Road, Hampton, Tenn., passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Johnson City Medical Center, following an extended illness.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Man sentenced to 22 years in prison
A Kingsport man was sentenced to more than 22 years in federal prison after being convicted in a drug and money laundering conspiracy in Sullivan County.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Bus accidents a reminder to drive safely
A driver is facing charges after police say he lost control and hit a school bus head on Friday morning in Bristol, Tennessee.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Sullivan County deputies investigating 11-W incident
They say it happened Tuesday evening just after 8:30 p.m. The two women say they were on Highway 11-W when someone driving what looked like a gold Toyota began following them and flashing the vehicle's bright lights.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Victim had Protective Order extended hours before shooting
Police recommend that you get an Order of Protection if you're in an abusive situation, to keep your abuser from being around you or contacting you.
No charges against former highway commissioner
A grand jury has declined to press charges against a former interim East Tennessee highway commissioner who retired in December amid a probe.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Investigators confirm initial findings
This morning the Tennessee Highway Patrol's Critical Incident Response team closed the road to reconstruct the accident.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Company changing business plans
A company hoping to bring auto manufacturing to the region has changed plans. The C&F building on Airport Parkway in Sullivan County sits empty after the company failed to get a contract to make auto parts.
New radio upgrades could soon be coming to Sullivan County
Sullivan County may soon take on a multimillion dollar project, but some say it's vital to the emergency crews in the county.
Three students injured in bus accident
Sullivan County sheriff's deputies are investigating an incident involving a school bus at Ketron Intermediate School on Monday afternoon.
Report Recommends Giving Customers Living Outside Of Cities Ways To Ensure Fair Water And Sewer Rates
A new report by a state commission recommends ways to ensure fair water and sewer rates for non-city customers of city utilities.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
E. Tenn. sheriff's department to be in documentary
Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson told the Kingsport Times News that filming for the show began in December and wrapped up this month.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Tenn. Supreme Court: Passing field sobriety tests doesn't matter
A Knoxville man was able to escape a house fire Monday morning that officials say started in a laundry room.
The Elizabethton Star
Former Star employee suspect in drug store robbery
A former Elizabethton Star employee has been charged with a January drug store robbery in Sullivan County.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Policies reviewed for new law to protect student athletes
Tennessee put a new law, 'Chapter 148', into effect January 1 to protect young athletes.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Deadline approaching to run for office
If you're hoping to run for an office in Sullivan County, the deadline to file a petition is quickly approaching.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Potholes cause problems for drivers in Sullivan County
Most of the snow and ice has melted on the roads, but now road crews have to tend to another nuisance - potholes.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
When 911 calls you
Did you know local law enforcement will actually call, email or text you in case of an emergency? It's a program many localities utilize; Sullivan County just used its program on Friday.