Kingsport Times News Sunday, October 26, 2014
News Photos Local News

Photo Gallery: KFD participates in swift water rescue training

August 2nd, 2014 6:00 pm by David Grace

Members of the Kingsport Fire Department participated in a swift water rescue drill on Friday. Photos by David Grace

Comments
News Regional & National
Couple channel grief into retreat for veterans

Couple channel grief into retreat for veterans

August 2nd, 2014 4:00 pm by MIKE HOUSEHOLDER, Associated Press

Blumberg, a 22-year-old paratrooper known to his guys in the storied 82nd Airborne as "Blum," was killed days after deploying by a roadside bomb that tore through his Humvee.

Comments
Sports
Longtime Braves broadcaster Van Wieren dies at 69

Longtime Braves broadcaster Van Wieren dies at 69

August 2nd, 2014 2:31 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Pete Van Wieren, the bespectacled broadcaster who was part of the landmark team that carried Atlanta Braves games throughout the nation on Ted Turner's "SuperStation," died Saturday after a long battle with cancer, the team said. He was 69.

Comments
Crime Regional & National
Fugitive on TBI most wanted list arrested in Morristown

Fugitive on TBI most wanted list arrested in Morristown

August 2nd, 2014 2:27 pm by Associated Press

A fugitive who was recently placed on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's top 10 most wanted list was captured Thursday in Morristown, WRCB-TV reported.

Comments
News Sports Regional & National
Ohio lawmaker proposes LeBron license plate

Ohio lawmaker proposes LeBron license plate

August 2nd, 2014 2:00 pm by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

State Rep. Bill Patmon is planning to introduce legislation to permit the sale of a commemorative "LeBron James Witness 2.0" plate honoring the Akron native's decision return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Comments
News Crime Local News
This week in crime

This week in crime

August 2nd, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a twister turning up stolen goods, a man scraping historic gravestones, a suspect wanted in a shooting that left one dead, a couple being arrested after a puppy was found in a hot car, among others

Comments
News Regional & National
Colorado panel considers new look for edible pot

Colorado panel considers new look for edible pot

August 2nd, 2014 10:00 am by KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press

Marijuana can go in more than brownies and cookies. And the dizzying variety of foods that can be infused with the drug is complicating matters for Colorado regulators who want to make sure pot-infused edibles and drinks won't be confused with regular foo

Comments
News Entertainment Photos Local Entertainment
Birthplace of Country Music Museum opens with weekend of festivities

Birthplace of Country Music Museum opens with weekend of festivities

August 2nd, 2014 12:36 am by J. H. Osborne

A trip through the museum might take a few hours, but it will lead visitors on a journey from the summer of 1927 — when Bristol was the scene of "the Big Bang of country music."

Comments
Local News TriCityMom
Goodwill stores well-prepared  for back-to-school

Goodwill stores well-prepared for back-to-school

August 2nd, 2014 12:16 am by Marci Gore

According to the National Retail Federation's 2014 Back to School Survey, the average family with children in grades K-12 will spend about $670 on apparel, shoes, supplies and electronics, up five percent from last year.

Comments
Sports
George suffers gruesome leg injury in U.S. exhibition

George suffers gruesome leg injury in U.S. exhibition

August 1st, 2014 11:44 pm by W.G. RAMIREZ, Associated Press

Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national basketball team's intrasquad scrimmage Friday night.

Comments