A Rogersville woman who decided to lay down in front of a stranger’s doorway Wednesday evening and refused to get up to let the resident enter her home is facing numerous charge including two counts of assault on an officer.
"They're all sweet dogs. Considering what they’ve been through, it’s amazing. All of them are extremely loving. The cat is a sweetheart. They belong in a nice home." — HCHS manager Sandy Behnke
Rogersville police responded to a complaint of three males passed out in an SUV at the McDonald's parking lot on Rt. 66-S. Upon begin searched Timothy Gardner was found to be in possession of 17 grams meth in his pocket, which has a street value of about $1,700.
Police have named the gunman who reportedly entered a Kingsport dentist office Wednesday and killed his wife, adding that the couple were estranged and going through a divorce.
Police were searching Wednesday for the driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian near Johnson City Police Department headquarters
KINGSPORT — A gunman entered a Colonial Heights dental office to murder his wife on Wednesday morning, according to police, and then was shot and detained by a patient who was legally carrying a firearm. The female victim was transported by EMS to a local hospital where she died.
Reaching some slivers of common ground was Judge E.G. Moody's overriding theme Tuesday in Sullivan County Chancery Court, where council representing area district attorneys and opioid manufacturers argued over medical records, legal representation and subpoenas sent to county offices.
A Hawkins County man accused of trafficking large quantities of meth, cocaine and heroin in Rogersville two years ago was named in an 11-count Hawkins County grand jury indictment earlier this month that includes five Class A felonies.
Rape of a child is a Class A felony punishable by 15-25 years if convicted. As of Monday, Zachary Gulley was being held in the Hawkins County Jail on $100,000 bond with an arraignment date in Criminal Court of April 26.
A man arrested multiple times for harassing women and making them feel uncomfortable has pleaded guilty in several cases, netting a four-and-a-half-year prison term.
Spike strips were deployed early Sunday to try and stop a motorist fleeing officers in Southwest Virginia, but the suspect continued into Kingsport on the car's rims and crashed at the Times News, then tried to hide in a dumpster while threatening suicide.
An SUV theft suspect who was tabbed through DNA testing was arrested Saturday at a Kingsport store, where police say he was shoplifting and in possession of stolen wallets.
"It's easy for an elderly person to become disoriented in a fire situation with all the smoke, and with this fire there was heavy, heavy smoke damage." — RFD Chief David Jackson
The National Weather Service reports that moisture continues to stream into the region ahead of an approaching cold front. Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected Monday night through Tuesday.
Two juvenile boys, ages 13 and 15, were allegedly in the stolen Dodge 1500 that crashed Friday night on Lewis Lane.