Kingsport Times News Friday, April 18, 2014
News Community Local News
Dobyns-Bennett band wins Bands Of America Super Regional Championships

Dobyns-Bennett band wins Bands Of America Super Regional Championships

October 21st, 2013 9:21 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The Dobyns-Bennett High School Competition Marching Band won its first Bands of America super regional competition Saturday.

Comments
Crime Local News
McPheeters Bend school burglar ransacked office

McPheeters Bend school burglar ransacked office

October 21st, 2013 9:13 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — Someone broke into McPheeters Bend Elementary School last week and ransacked the main office, reportedly getting away with a small amount of cash, radios and power cords.

Comments
Community Local News Faith
Litz Manor Baptist Church seeks ways to be relevant and relational

Litz Manor Baptist Church seeks ways to be relevant and relational

October 21st, 2013 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

This year marks the 68th anniversary of Litz Manor Baptist Church, which is located right off of Fort Henry Drive at 1383 Dewey Ave. in Kingsport — directly behind McDonald’s near the Kingsport Town Center.

Comments
News Local News
10-year-old gray wolf  at Bays Mountain Park euthanized

10-year-old gray wolf at Bays Mountain Park euthanized

October 21st, 2013 7:36 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Bays Mountain Park has lost the last of its elder wolves. Wahya, a 10-year-old male gray wolf, had to be euthanized on Sunday after succumbing to the effects of myelopathy.

Comments
Crime Local News
Gate City woman accused of falsely reporting stabbing to cover up son's involvement in burglaries

Gate City woman accused of falsely reporting stabbing to cover up son's involvement in burglaries

October 21st, 2013 6:55 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Charges are pending against a Southwest Virginia woman who Scott County authorities said falsely reported last week she was stabbed during a home invasion to cover for her son.

Comments
Community Photos Local News Local Entertainment

Youthful performers a hit at 42nd annual Home Craft Days Festival

October 21st, 2013 6:15 pm by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP — A new generation of traditional mountain musicians infused the 42nd annual Home Craft Days Festival at Mountain Empire Community College with a fresh jolt of energy this past weekend in Big Stone Gap.

Comments
Sports Sports Live

Honaker heads newest VHSL 1A Top 20 football ratings

October 21st, 2013 5:49 pm by Staff Report

Honaker headed up the latest VHSL Top 20 Class 1A West football rankings by a small margin over fellow unbeaten Fort Chiswell.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Man allegedly used woman’s text message to set up ambush for rival suitor

Man allegedly used woman’s text message to set up ambush for rival suitor

October 21st, 2013 4:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man allegedly used a woman’s cell phone to ambush a rival male suitor by inviting him over on the pretense of an early morning romantic rendezvous via text message, and then opening fire on him.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Kingsport man arrested after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend in bed

Kingsport man arrested after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend in bed

October 21st, 2013 3:56 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man was arrested after he allegedly grabbed his girlfriend and began punching her in the head while she was lying in bed.

Comments
News Regional & National
Thieves pose as truckers to steal huge cargo loads

Thieves pose as truckers to steal huge cargo loads

October 21st, 2013 2:55 pm by ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press

To steal huge shipments of valuable cargo, thieves are turning to a deceptively simple tactic: They pose as truckers, load the freight onto their own tractor-trailers and drive away with it.

Comments