The spring-action theater-like seats of the courtroom were more of a struggle for this fat boy to quickly “rise” from and stand. Holding a cell phone in one hand and steno pad in the other didn’t help.
The American Battlefield Trust recently asked on its Facebook page if there was a general in the Civil War that you felt is often overlooked.
"Mr. Smith was transported to E.T.S.U. Quillen College of Medicine for autopsy. Once the investigation is complete, the information will be submitted to the District Attorney General Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation." — Sheriff Ronnie Lawson
Tennessee is divided into thirty-one judicial districts each with judges, district attorneys and public defenders to administer the criminal justice system.
Businesses from around the world come to Kingsport for a life-changing training experience at Pal's Business Excellence Institute.
KINGSPORT – “You don’t want a bricklayer. You want a cathedral builder. You get so focused on your job description. You lose sight of the cathedral.” Those words came from Organizational Development Specialist Greg Coker who was speaking at a “Soft Skills Boot Camp”
Dobyns-Bennett senior Allison Glynn, who earned a perfect 36 on the ACT college readiness exam last year, also is a semifinalist for a National Merit Scholarship after earning a 1570 out of a perfect 1600 on her first and only SAT.
Most government offices will be closed Monday in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.
Police are investigating a Saturday night incident on Hammond Bridge, where both a driver and passenger believed their vehicle hit a pedestrian.
New Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee isn’t interested in a perception that not a lot will get done in his first year because he has never governed.
To raise money for its food pantry, First Broad Street United Methodist Church is inviting the community to “Empty Bowls for Hunger,” an upcoming dinner that aims to raise awareness of hunger in Kingsport and the surrounding area.
Bays Mountain Park will be going through two rounds of improvements later this spring - the addition of 75 new parking spaces across from the nature center and the tying into the city’s sewer system at the bottom of the mountain. Neither project should affect park hours.
Special counsel Robert Mueller's office has issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of BuzzFeed News' report that President Donald Trump's former attorney told Mueller that Trump directed the lawyer to lie to Congress.
Kingsport designated the 2.3 mile long Lincoln Street the “Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Parkway” on Friday, on the 90th anniversary celebration of the civil rights leader’s birth. Ultimately, community leaders hope to officially rename all of Lincoln Street in honor of Dr. King.
The trial will pick up Monday morning with closing arguments from the prosecution and defense and instructing the jury of the guidelines it must follow in deciding the case.