Dobyns-Bennett had two winners at the Volunteer Track Classic and Science Hill finished with a runner-up and pair of third-place finishes in the event that concluded Saturday.
Brogan Beckner hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning and the Indians pulled away for an 8-5 win over Greeneville on Saturday in the Tribe Classic.
Four were provided by Eastman Chemical Co. and one by Citizen Watch Co. National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) released the names nationwide of about 1,000 distinguished high school seniors have won awards ﬁnanced by about 200 corporations, company foundations and other business organizations.
KINGSPORT — Upwards of 1,000 folks turned out Saturday morning in downtown Kingsport for the 13th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Tri-Cities, organizers said.
The event moved this year to begin and end near the Kingsport Center for
“Some guys competed pretty hard. They may not be doing things perfect, but they’re headed in the right direction, something you can build off of. And then I saw a couple of guys out there today that just flat-out quit.”
BLOUNTVILLE — A deputy who fell asleep while guarding an inmate at a local hospital has been fired after the prisoner fled in the officer’s personal vehicle, according to the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office.
Race winner Derrick Lancaster didn't have to look far to see how lucky he was to avoid most of the mayhem at Kingsport Speedway on Friday night.
Corey Lee Moore, 28, 4805 Highway 11W, Blountville, was charged with the Thursday murder of Timothy L. Gilliam, 56, 524 Stapleton Drive.
Ralph Aaron Thompson was allegedly captured on video surveillance last week loading large amounts of lumber after hours into his pickup from the Frog Properties complex at 121 Kingsport Press Road in Church Hill.
All proceeds from the race, which is now in its 10th year, will support Providence Medical Clinic, a faith-based ministry that provides medical services to those in need.
"There were several uncapped needles scattered around the living room and bedroom. There were needles next to the child's pacifier in the living room, next to the child's formula on the dresser int he bedroom, and on the bed.” — MCPD Officer Grady White
Brynna Teal wiped out a 3-0 David Crockett lead with a grand slam in the third inning and Sullivan South held on to defeat David Crockett 8-7 on Friday in the Wayne Hodge State Farm Classic.
Daniel Boone doubled its pleasure Friday in the Tribe Classic baseball tournament, which is being held at fields throughout the region.
Dobyns-Bennett cruised to an 8-1 Big 7 Conference soccer win over Tennessee High on Friday at Indian Highland Park.
After receiving more than a dozen offers from NCAA Division I and Division II schools, Eastside basketball star Luke Lawson announced Friday on Twitter that he’ll be playing for Mount St. Mary’s starting in the fall.