Kingsport Times News Saturday, August 1, 2015
News Crime Local News
Woman pleads guilty to abuse of grandmother

Woman pleads guilty to abuse of grandmother

March 2nd, 2015 5:12 pm by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County woman who was charged with elder abuse following the death of her grandmother pleaded guilty on Monday, and in conjunction with another charge, is currently set to spend three and a half years behind bars.

Comments
News Local News Police Blotter
ATV rider faces felony in Kingsport chase

ATV rider faces felony in Kingsport chase

March 2nd, 2015 3:23 pm by Rain Smith

At 4:45 p.m. police spotted an ATV and a dirt bike traveling East Stone Drive, with neither rider wearing a helmet. When they pulled into the Holston Medical Group the officer followed, but they eluded a stop and "weaved around multiple vehicles."

Comments
Entertainment Local News TriCityMom
Trail Talks get underway at Natural Tunnel State Park

Trail Talks get underway at Natural Tunnel State Park

March 2nd, 2015 2:11 pm by Marci Gore

The Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail Association will host a series of events at Natural Tunnel State Park this year that will focus on a variety of topics about the trail.

Comments
Entertainment Community Local News
'Keep on the Sunny Side' returning to Barter, Carter Fold

'Keep on the Sunny Side' returning to Barter, Carter Fold

March 2nd, 2015 12:52 pm by Marci Gore

The lives of A.P., Maybelle and Sara Carter, their music and the historic Bristol Sessions are brought to life in "Keep on the Sunny Side," which premiered in 2002.

Comments
Community Photos TriCityMom Furry Friends

Hawkins County Humane Society Adoptable Dogs

March 2nd, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Beautiful dogs available for adoption. Hawkins County Humane Society is in located at 5180 Highway 11W in Rogersville,TN and is open 12-5 Tuesday through Saturday. You can stop in to meet the dogs during those hours or call (423)272-6538 for more informat

Comments
Crime Local News Regional & National
Johnson City police arrest Chattanooga man in homicide

Johnson City police arrest Chattanooga man in homicide

March 2nd, 2015 10:49 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Chattanooga man was arrested early Monday morning after police responded to a shooting on Mint Hill Road, according to a Johnson City Police Department press release.

Comments
Opinion
Here's the information you requested on our plans to attack

Here's the information you requested on our plans to attack

March 2nd, 2015 9:35 am by Editorial Board

No doubt, you've long suspected that we would bring the battle to you in a focused way, and you're probably wondering where this attack will take place so that you may concentrate your forces and devise plans of defense.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Tennessee Senate repeals Intractable Pain Act; next stop, the House

Tennessee Senate repeals Intractable Pain Act; next stop, the House

March 2nd, 2015 9:08 am by Nick Shepherd

Sullivan County District Attorney Gen. Barry Staubus has been a vocal critic of the law, which he believes has given illegitimate pain management clinics, also called pill mills, a legal shield to avoid prosecution.

Comments
News Local News Education
Sullivan ready to take Eastman offer of energy saving program

Sullivan ready to take Eastman offer of energy saving program

March 2nd, 2015 8:34 am by Rick Wagner

The school system is poised to discontinue $63,000 annual payments to ESG that mean giving up a guaranteed annual savings of $381,959 for 12 years from the $5.3 million in improvements.

Comments
Regional & National
Watuaga Lake businesses expect windfall in wake of low Boone Lake levels

Watuaga Lake businesses expect windfall in wake of low Boone Lake levels

March 2nd, 2015 8:29 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

On Thursday, John McCormick, vice president for safety, river management and environment at the Tennessee Valley Authority, announced that for the next year, Boone Lake will be kept at the current low-water level.

Comments