Based on FBI crime statistics from the calendar years 2016 and 2017, earlier this week the New York based consumer review website “Security Baron” released a report ranking Church Hill as the safest city in Tennessee.
Patrol officers with the Kingsport Police Department responded to a rollover crash involving an occupant ejection Saturday evening on eastbound Interstate 26 at mile-marker 1.4.
Police say a truck driver involved in a collision on Fordtown Road last Monday has died.
One fateful trip someone suggested bringing their high school yearbooks. And some did. And then someone thought it would be fun to take turns reading aloud from their classmates’ inscriptions.
Sullivan County Mayor Richard Venable is talking with county commissioners to gauge interest in a group trip to two county jails in Georgia. The goal would be to view different types of cells as potential design options for jail construction in Sullivan County.
County Attorney Dan Street said this is the first lawsuit of its kind since the 1980s. That case led to construction of the current Sullivan County Jail.
The colorful mural is located on the side of a garage at a house on East Millpond Street and was painted by more than 10 girls from Girls Inc. The girls hope their artistic talents inspires others to do the same all across town.
The Times News Rescue Fund started out as the Times News Christmas Rescue Fund in 1973. It’s evolved over the years, but its goal is the same: help the hungry have a bit more to eat at Christmas.
A Hawkins County man who filed a police report last week stating he'd been beaten up by four men who then stole his friends pickup later admitted he'd sold the truck for parts and lied about the theft and beating.
Registrars in far Southwest Virginia said Tuesday’s election turnout for General Assembly and local races was typical or slightly better than expected for an off-year election.
“I want to personally thank Cpl. Eric Pease for seeing this heartbreaking situation and making the call to get these animals saved. He is the true hero here, but are so many others that need our help.” — Sandy Behnke
A Pound man will serve eight years in a Virginia prison after pleading guilty to shooting his girlfriend during a 2018 domestic dispute.
Meanwhile, the Sullivan County school board is moving to get electrical service contracts for the new Sullivan East Middle School approved so it can open in January.
The first area is communications, and the second is science, technology, engineering and math.
Last year on a trip across Kentucky we stopped at Colonel Sanders’ wife’s restaurant — and were delighted (especially to discover tomato “pudding” on the menu).