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Wings Air Rescue Crewmembers Meet with Scott County Career and Technical Students - VIDEO

September 9th, 2013 3:08 pm by David Grace

GATE CITY -- Members of the Wings Air Rescue EMS were at the Scott County Career and Technical Center Monday morning to help conduct a school-wide emergency evacuation drill and discuss their careers with students.

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Road rage incident leaves KPD looking for answers, seeking public's help

Road rage incident leaves KPD looking for answers, seeking public's help

September 9th, 2013 2:58 pm by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport police are seeking two motorcyclists, one who punched a mirror off a car and caused both motorcycles to wreck, for a road rage incident.

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Three nabbed on drug charges at Rogersville public park

Three nabbed on drug charges at Rogersville public park

September 9th, 2013 2:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies nabbed three men last week who were allegedly attempting to make a drug deal involving meth at a public park in Rogersville.

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GOP Sen. Alexander opposes US strike on Syria

GOP Sen. Alexander opposes US strike on Syria

September 9th, 2013 1:00 pm by DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press

Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander says he will oppose a measure authorizing U.S. military force against Syria.

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Rodman returning to North Korea, with others

Rodman returning to North Korea, with others

September 9th, 2013 12:45 pm by BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer

Touting his friendship with Kim and taunting President Barack Obama for not talking to him, Rodman said he will go back to North Korea for a week in December to help select local players for the game.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Hawkins Christian group hosts second annual Justice Center prayer walk

PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Hawkins Christian group hosts second annual Justice Center prayer walk

September 9th, 2013 12:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

Organizers have planned the walk to include 20 Prayer stations around the Hawkins County Justice Center in Rogersville. Prayers will be directed to many areas of need.

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GUEST EDITORIAL: End special treatment of online-only retailers

GUEST EDITORIAL: End special treatment of online-only retailers

September 9th, 2013 9:33 am by Roland Myer, President of Tennessee Retail Association

Online-only retailers, unless they have a physical presence like a store or warehouse, are not required to collect sales taxes. Brick-and-mortar retailers must collect and send that tax to the state.

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In Jamaica, a twist on wine tours for pot lovers

In Jamaica, a twist on wine tours for pot lovers

September 9th, 2013 9:24 am by DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press

Napa and Sonoma have their wine tours, and travelers flock to Scotland to sample the fine single malt whiskies. But in Jamaica, farmers are offering a different kind of trip for a different type of connoisseur.

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Report: US spied on Brazil's Petrobras, Google

Report: US spied on Brazil's Petrobras, Google

September 9th, 2013 8:57 am by BRADLEY BROOKS, Associated Press

Documents leaked by Edward Snowden indicate the National Security Agency spied on Brazil's state-run oil company, the private computer networks of Google and a company that facilitates most of the world's international bank transfers, a Brazilian TV repor

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Assad warns of retaliation for US strike on Syria

Assad warns of retaliation for US strike on Syria

September 9th, 2013 8:53 am by Associated Press

Syrian President Bashar Assad has warned there will be "repercussions" against any U. S. military strike launched in response to a chemical weapons attack in his country.

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