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Rhythm and Roots kicks off Friday in Bristol

Music will soon fill the streets of downtown Bristol as the 14th annual Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion begins.

New study links migraines and Parkinson's disease

It's the most common brain disorder in both men and women and now a new study shows people who suffer from a specific type of migraine have double the risk of developing Parkinson's disease

Football helmets ranked by safety study

Twenty-three different helmets went through a safety study published by Virginia Tech and Wake Forest.

Window dressing For Bristol Rhythm & Roots

Even downtown Bristol's windows are dressed up for this weekend's Rhythm & Roots music festival.


Man found in Watauga Lake was co-owner of popular Johnson City restaurant

Investigators released the name of a man whose body was found in Watauga Lake after a sailboat washed ashore in Carter County.

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StormTrack 5 Weather: Partly sunny Friday with a stray shower possible

We are tracking comfortable temperatures and low humidity through the weekend.

  Read the full StormTrack 5 Forecast

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Scotland rejects independence in referendum

Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom -- along with England, Wales and Northern Ireland -- following a historic referendum vote.

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Rivers doctor denies 'unauthorized' procedure

Joan Rivers' personal throat doctor denies "performing an unauthorized procedure" before the comedian suffered cardiac arrest, a source close to the doctor told CNN.

Dr. Gwen Korovin also "categorically denies" taking a selfie photo while Rivers was u...

Watch 'Prep Picks' On News 5 WCYB

Join News 5 WCYB's Jordan Conigliaro and Casey Goetz along with Bristol Herald Courier Sports Editor Jim Sacco as they breakdown this week's high school football games.

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Man sentenced to 17 years in prison in child pornography plea

A Johnson City man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for possession of child pornography.

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Man charged after apparent road rage incident

Kingsport Police arrested a man after they say he drove recklessly near a school zone, shouted and cursed at an officer, exited his vehicle wearing 'nothing more than underwear briefs', and 'spitefully threw' a cigarette on the ground in front of police.


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