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Va. Highlands Festival set to begin

The Virginia Highlands Festival is getting ready to welcome tens of thousands of visitors.

Come Take The Stage

The first of three interactive sculptures in downtown Bristol is unveiled with an invitation to come on stage and take a picture.

Tornadoes' impact on our region

New numbers are painting a clearer picture of the magnitude of tornadoes that laid a path of destruction on July 27.

CARTER BUDGET VETO

Commission overrides mayor's budget veto

It didn't take long for Carter County commissioners to override county mayor Leon Humphrey's veto of the county budget.

Retreat for military veterans underway in Troutdale

Volunteers broke ground at the Laurel Creek Campground on Thursday morning, and the site will hold retreats and adventure camps for military veterans.

NEW STATUE

'Take The Stage' with new statue in Bristol

A new bronze statue was unveiled at Cumberland Square Park Thursday morning.

smartphone theft

Two seen taking smartphones on surveillance camera

Two people are suspected of taking smartphones worth over $1,000 from a store in Kingsport.

Twister seen with flying debris

Tornado destruction in Sullivan County

Homeowners are still cleaning up after a tornado destroyed homes and barns... and uprooted trees.

August Angels help children in need

In a few days many students in the Tri-Cities area will be returning to school with new backpacks and clothes, but there are many children who cannot afford new items.

Fewer restrictions in new hydrofracking draft ordinance

The Washington County Board of Supervisors has decided to throw out an ordinance that would allow hydraulic fracturing in the county. They're not giving up on the idea and are creating a new ordinance that's less restrictive.

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