A Wise County grand jury indicted 60 people July 15 on a variety of charges, including 20 people on methamphetamine-related counts.
The person who broke into the Hawkins County Humane Society overnight Sunday went in for something specific and apparently knew how to get away undetected.
GATE CITY, Va. — A large stash of meth, heroin and nearly $23,000 in cash has allegedly been seized from an Ohio pair who police say were traveling recklessly in Scott County with a child in their vehicle.
A man calling himself “Charles Foster” reportedly told the victim that the U.S. Marshals were coming to arrest him, but the victm could avoid arrest if he sent Foster gift cards totaling $3,000.
Gerald Eidson was appointed to represent prison inmate Martin Ellison Hughes who appealed his 2014 conviction on two counts of aggravated assault, claiming his 15 year sentence with 45 percent release eligibility was too long.
A Big Stone Gap doctor and his wife were found guilty Friday of 15 drug, prescription and Medicaid fraud charges in connection with a series of incidents in 2017.
Eric Robert Stine allegedly burgled a deceased man's home three times after discovering the body during a burglary three weeks ago. He faces multiple counts of burglary and theft, and one count of failure to report a dead body.
KINGSPORT — A woman was jailed Thursday after allegedly forcing her way into a closed accessory store at the Fort Henry Mall, dragging an employee out into the hallway, and then crashing into a display to scatter merchandise.
A former Scott County high school teacher awaiting sentencing on child pornography and soliciting charges in Scott County had charges withdrawn against him in Wise County Thursday.
On Wednesday, investigators located James Brown at an address in Kingsport, where he ran from the scene to try and elude arrest.
“All of the high level investigations has resulted in hundreds of pounds of methamphetamine being taken off the streets." -- Sheriff Ronnie Lawson
An Appalachia town police office faces three felony charges of sexually abusing a minor after his arrest Wednesday by the Virginia State Police.
In the past 22 months the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office has lost 74 employees, mostly to higher paying jobs in other departments, and in some cases, civilian jobs such as working at Walmart.
GATE CITY, Va. — Inflicting a concussion to a juvenile has spurred charges against a Weber City police officer, according to the Scott County Sheriff's Office, and more arrests in the incident are pending.
Branch House Family Center is a collaborative community advocacy center that helps survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault begin the healing process from a position of safety and support. Branch House coordinates free services for survivors and provides assistance for meeting immediate and long-term needs, including medical and legal assistance.