Kingsport Times News Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Local News
SW Va. to hold prescription drug take back event

SW Va. to hold prescription drug take back event

October 19th, 2013 2:00 pm by Wes Bunch

Sheriff's offices from several Southwest Virginia counties are hoping to keep prescription narcotics out of the wrong hands and curb the growing problem of drug abuse by taking part in this month's National Prescription Drug Take-Back initiative.

Comments
Regional & National
Clarksville mom charged in daughter's death

Clarksville mom charged in daughter's death

October 19th, 2013 1:42 pm by Associated Press

Police have arrested a 23-year-old Clarksville woman on charges that she left her 8-month old daughter to drown in a bathtub.

Comments
Sports Regional & National
Hall of Famer Bill Russell arrested for carrying gun at airport

Hall of Famer Bill Russell arrested for carrying gun at airport

October 19th, 2013 1:40 pm by Associated Press

Hall of Fame center Bill Russell was arrested this week at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport after Transportation Security Administration officials found a loaded gun in his luggage.

Comments
News
Obama nurtures his faith away from the spotlight

Obama nurtures his faith away from the spotlight

October 19th, 2013 1:32 pm by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

President Barack Obama is not an overtly religious man, but away from the public eye, advisers say, the president has carefully nurtured a sense of spirituality and his Christian faith has served as a grounding mechanism during turbulent times.

Comments
Regional & National Business & Technology
Breed easy: Motion detectors aid dairy farmers

Breed easy: Motion detectors aid dairy farmers

October 19th, 2013 12:42 pm by M.L. JOHNSON, Associated Press

Every step a cow takes and every mouthful she eats at Saxon Homestead Farm is recorded by an electronic device on a collar around her neck. Since cows in heat move more and digest less, farmers can use the data to determine when to breed them.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
N.Y. man charged with trying to support terrorists

N.Y. man charged with trying to support terrorists

October 19th, 2013 12:21 pm by FRANK ELTMAN, Associated Press

U.S.-born Marcos Alonso Zea pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of conspiracy to commit murder in a foreign country, attempting to support terrorists and al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, and obstruction of justice.

Comments
Crime Local News
The week in crime

The week in crime

October 19th, 2013 11:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a lunch lady busted after voluntarily stripping for police, road rage leading to an aggravated assault charge for a Gray man and a woman who stole a television from a motorized scooter.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Greenwave washes over Raiders

Greenwave washes over Raiders

October 18th, 2013 11:35 pm by George Thwaites

Nate Mullins scored three touchdowns in the second half to propel Clintwood toward a 34-13 Cumberland District win at J.I. Burton.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Fast start carries Devils to win over Generals

Fast start carries Devils to win over Generals

October 18th, 2013 11:13 pm by Pat Kenney

Gate City scored 18 straight points to open the game and never looked back in a 40-20 Mountain District romp over visiting Lee High on Friday at Legion Field.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Tribe stays on track in Big 7 race with win over Cougars

Tribe stays on track in Big 7 race with win over Cougars

October 18th, 2013 11:00 pm by Greg Peters

Dobyns-Bennett made another step toward the Big 7 Conference football championship with a 49-13 win over Sullivan Central on Friday night.

Comments