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Severe Thunderstorm & Hail Pictures

Storm Track 5 has been tracking severe thunderstorm watches and warnings for most of our area. Click here for a picture gallery. Programming: Saturday night's Sprint Cup Race postponed until 1pm Sunday.

(img1)Prom takes a turn for girl suddenly hospitalized

Prom came to her, in the hospital!

Every teenage girl remembers their senior prom night, but unfortunately, a Kingsport girl thought she was going to miss out on the big night when she was admitted to the hospital this week.

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Lots to learn about emergencies

Greene County agencies spent a good part of the day helping prepare people for any kind of emergency. They were all demonstrating their role in the community's safety.

Athletes excel in local Special Olympics

Athletes from all over Southwest Virginia have ribbons of achievement Saturday. They and their families competed in the Virginia Area 10 Spring Games Special Olympics.

Your News 5 WCYB app must be updated by Thursday. Here is what to do.

Do you have the News 5 WCYB app? We have some very important information for you. The app you have will stop working after Thursday, and we're going to show you how to update it. Don't have it yet? It's brand new, and the perfect time to sign up. NOTE: This does not apply to the StormTrack 5 weather app.

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Nepal earthquake: How to help victims

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal with devastating force Saturday, killing more than 1,800 people. As the rescue and recovery efforts get underway, many charities and NGOs are sending teams, essential aid and medical assistance. Here are some o...

Massive earthquake causes widespread destruction in Nepal

Earthquake death toll surpasses 2,000 in Nepal

[Breaking news update, posted at 7:24 a.m. ET]

The death toll in Nepal from Saturday's catastrophic earthquake has jumped to at least 2,263, Nepal Home Affairs spokesman Laxmi Prasad Dhakal said Sunday. Another 4,647 people were reported injured in Ne...

Highlights from Orange & White Game

Over 63,000 fans showed up to watch the Vols annual Orange & White Game.

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Severe storm capsizes regatta sailboats

5 missing after storm strikes Alabama regatta

At least five people were missing after a severe storm Saturday afternoon capsized sailboats in Mobile Bay, Alabama, during a regatta, U.S. Coast Guard spokesman Carlos Vega said.

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We Salute You

Active duty members and veterans of the United States Armed Forces deserve our recognition every day. We here at WCYB wish to that and salute you.