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Director of local Non-Profit Arrested for Embezzlement

On Aug. 20, Anita Foster-Machado, was arrested on six felony counts of embezzlement, which happened during her time as the Executive Director of the Bristol Library Foundation.

Female Football Player Makes History

It's almost time for the Friday Night Huddle, and the best high school teams in the region are gearing up for kickoff. News 5 found a special player in Chilhowie, who is breaking barriers and a few face masks.

Haslam talks to students in Greene County about the Tennessee Promise

There's a new program in Tennessee giving students the opportunity to further their education after high school.

Oil and gas emergency preparedness

Emergency responders, police, fire and emergency workers from across Southwest Virginia gathered Wednesday to learn more about oil and gas drilling and pipelines.


Food City Race Night events

Lots of activities are planned for Food City Race Night in Downtown Bristol Thursday night.

Buchanan Mine No. 1

File photo of Buchanan Mine No. 1

Miner dies in Buchanan County accident

We've learned a miner has died in an accident in a Buchanan County mine Wednesday afternoon.


Two Elizabethton schools on soft lockdown

Two schools in Elizabethton are on a soft lock down after a threat was made to a preacher in the city.

Fall water line upgrade announced for Windsor Avenue area

The City of Bristol's Public Works Department will soon be initiating a major water line upgrade in the Windsor Avenue area.

State Street businesses prepare for Food City Family Race Night

From 1 to 9 p.m. Thursday, cars are kept off State Street allowing thousands of race fans to walk and check out Bristol's downtown.


Bass Pro Shops grand opening Wednesday night

Today is the grand opening of the new Bass Pro Shops in Bristol.


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