An East Tennessee doctor will pay more than $1 million to settle state and federal fines associated with a 2012 case that was prosecuted and later dropped by the Justice Department two years later.
One man in Kingsport is lucky to be alive according to doctors at Holston Valley Medical Center. His heart stopped for almost 30 minutes before paramedics were able to arrive at his home. When 52 year-old Flavian Weaver arrived at the hospital, doctors weren't sure he'd survive his massive heart attack.
The settlement between Sullivan County and its Sheriff's Office could lead to a property tax increase in the county.
A dramatic increase in the number of cats and kittens at a Tri Cities animal shelter has the facility coming-up short on supplies, causing a public plea for food and other amenities.