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Boater's body found after empty sailboat washes ashore

A man's body was found during a search of Watauga Lake after an empty sailboat washed ashore Wednesday.

Southern Justice premieres on National Geographic

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office will be featured on the show "Southern Justice" starting September 17.

Good Samaritan Ministries may be going out of business

Good Samaritan Ministries is on its last legs, due to a series of unfortunate breaks.

Keeping children safe in car seats

The Kingsport Police and Fire Departments held a child safety checkpoint today.

ETSU evaluates safety procedures following alleged rape

East Tennessee State University continues to investigate reports of an alleged rape on campus. Students at ETSU received an email last night telling them a student encountered two men at Governors Hall about three weeks ago.


Local businessman pushes for Wellmont, MSHA merger

A local business man is pushing for a merger between Wellmont and Mountain States Health Alliance.

Bristol YMCA Wellness Center to close in October

The Bristol YMCA Wellness Center is closing its doors on October 31.

Smyth County teacher is regional teacher of the year

One teacher in Southwest Virginia got a big surprise Wednesday, they were recognized by the governor.

Preliminary autopsy of missing App State student Anna Smith shows signs of asphyxia

We have an update on the autopsy of Appalachian State student Anna Smith. Boone Police Department says the preliminary reports from the autopsy show signs of asphyxia.

Record six sets of twins enrolled at Northwood High School

One set of twins in a single high school is not rare. Two sets isn't unusual. But six sets at a small high school? That's extremely rare.    


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