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Future of Hawkins County cemetery still uncertain

It was standing room only at church in Surgoinsville on Monday night as state officials updated the community on the future of Hawkins County Memorial Gardens.

Health system merger announcement expected Thursday

News 5 WCYB’s Preston Ayres has confirmed a merger of two large health systems in our area -- Wellmont & Mountain States -- will be announced on Thursday. Also, ETSU will play a major role in the new organization. Exclusive details you saw here first...

UPDATE: Missing woman found safe

Bristol, Virginia police locate woman who disappeared Sunday night.

(img1)Paul Johnson interviews new ETSU coach Steve Forbes

Forbes named ETSU basketball coach

ETSU has made it official. Late Monday, the university named Steve Forbes its new men’s basketball coach. News 5 WCYB's Paul Johnson interviewed him right away.

Military reservists serve country, work at home

We can often tell military members by their distinctive uniforms. However, throughout the week, many service members have other jobs.

Last chance to pay property tax

Hundreds of thousands are still owed to Bristol, Tennessee in property taxes, and Tuesday is the last day to pay.

Victim of deadly Telford fire ID'd

We now know the name of the victim in last week’s fire that destroyed a home in Telford, Washington County, Tennessee. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

New raised gardens bring joy to Madison House residents

Life for seniors in assisted-living centers can get a bit lonely, but Wellmont's Madison House now offers something to its residents that'll make life better.

Man wanted in both Tenn. and Va.

Police in two states are on the lookout for a Washington County, Virginia, man, after a domestic violence assault. Three agencies searched for him using a helicopter and K-9 unit.

Local student named Coca-Cola Scholar

Northeast State student David Shepherd of Kingsport has been named a 2015 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar. He will receive a $1,500 scholarship and a special medallion.


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