Wednesday Dec 4
Fourth candidate for Sullivan County sheriff announced
Joe Miller, a former major with the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office, said Tuesday that he will run for sheriff in 2014.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
New Facts: Law enforcment justified in deadly shooting
We new facts tonight in a deadly shooting involving law enforcement. A grand jury decided it was justified.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
E. Tenn. officials consider access to records
Officials in an East Tennessee county are considering ideas on how to make historical records more accessible to the public.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Tennessee News Minute
A new whiskey created in Kentucky features a blend of age and scarcity that spiked demand - and its price.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Ramsey daughter prepares run for local office
The Kingsport Times-News reports that Sheena Ramsey Tinsley has been issued a petition to run in the Republican primary for the county's register of deeds, a position that pays more than $85,000 a year.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Tennessee Plan - Senate District Four
Lieutenant Governor Ron Ramsey, Senate District Four, is on record firmly against the idea of Governor Haslam submitting a Federally acceptable Tennessee Plan for Medicaid Expansion.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Residents outraged over opening of a nearby "transitional home"
"I want it taken out because we don't need it, it needs to be put somewhere else," said Joyce Moore, a concerned neighbor.
Man accused of breaking into grandparents' home to cook meth
An elderly Sullivan County couple can't stay in their own home after deputies say their grandson broke in while they were out of town and set up several meth labs inside.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Police identify man killed in Piney Flats accident
The SCSO said 57-year-old David M. Shields of Piney Flats died after his truck crashed into Boone Lake Saturday afternoon.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Meth bust leads to five arrests
According to the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office a Bluff City couple came home around 11:00 Friday night to find lights on and cars in the driveway they didn't recognize.
Suit in botched Sullivan County standoff settled
Officials have approved the settlement of a lawsuit filed by a Sullivan County family whose trailer was destroyed during a standoff with law enforcement.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Scammers swindling Sullivan County residents
We talked to two neighbors in Bluff City who told us what tipped them off that they were being scammed.
New phone scams target victims in Sullivan County
The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office said in one attack, scammers are pretending to be from Publisher's Clearing House.
Police standoff fire to cost county $110,000
Attorneys are now drawing up the final paperwork for a settlement between Sullivan County and two victims of a trailer fire that happened during a police standoff in 2011.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
New training for Sullivan County fire departments
Sullivan West Fire Chief Drew Deakins says the trailer has several rooms and a garage inside it, giving fire fighters different training that's important for real-life experiences.
Stars and Stripes
Inside the Civil War bridge burners' mission: Guerrilla action was at Lincoln's request
In the cold dark of night, small groups of men at the direction of President Abraham Lincoln undertook a secret, one-night guerrilla operation to burn nine railroad bridges in Confederate-occupied East Tennessee.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Holiday program helps kids in our region
For 86-years, The Santa Pal program has been making Christmas wishes come true for hundreds of kids in our region.
Sullivan County deputies get new technology
The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office is arming their deputies with special glasses that record video.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Crossing guard hit by car outside school
Authorities say Wayne Morris was struck by a car outside Holston View Elementary School just before 8:00 a.m. Thursday.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Gravel busts likely connected
Washington County, Tennessee deputies arrested a woman after they reported finding cash, drug paraphernalia and large amounts of gravel at a home she was staying in.