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WIS News 10 Columbia
Jose Leger replaced as Fireflies managerseason with the Mets organization. Last season, he managed the Las Vegas 51s. H
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
season with the Mets organization. Last season, he managed the Las Vegas 51s. He also served as the manager for teams in Kingsport, Brooklyn, Savannah, St. Lucie, and Binghamton. "I'm excited to be back in the South Atlantic League and for... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
New Manager For The Columbia FirefliesVegas 51s, the Mets AAA affiliate. Lopez enters his 11th season with the Mets
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
Vegas 51s, the Mets AAA affiliate. Lopez enters his 11th season with the Mets organization, having previously managed in Kingsport (2008), Brooklyn (2009), Savannah (2010), St. Lucie (2011), Binghamton (2012-2016) and Las Vegas (2017). In 2013,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Bristol church celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and legacyMartin Luther King Jr. pushed," event chairman Lawrence Bell Jr. said. Bell re
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
Martin Luther King Jr. pushed," event chairman Lawrence Bell Jr. said. Bell remembered the day King was killed. "I was in Kingsport working at Mason-Dixon on the dock, and the news came," Bell said. He said King's work gave him important... Read more
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Scott County, Virginia stabbing leaves one injuredPayne reportedly tackled Ayers then stabbed him with a pocket knife, the sherif
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
Payne reportedly tackled Ayers then stabbed him with a pocket knife, the sheriff said. The victim was transported by medical helicopter to a Kingsport hospital. Puckett says the investigators will present evidence in the case to a g... Read more
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NASCAR broadcaster, former Bristol radio personality Steve Blevins passes awaybeginning in 1984 where he was a news broadcaster and producer. He then went to
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
beginning in 1984 where he was a news broadcaster and producer. He then went to work for Bruton Smith and the Performance Racing Network before his latest duties at MRN. Blevins was a Kingsport native and a Dobyns-Bennett High School... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SBA approves more than $60 million Harvey-assistance loads in Montgomery Countyfor more information. Individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing may call (80
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
for more information. Individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing may call (800) 877-8339. Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Fire investigation underway in KingsportCold weather made for some tough conditions for Kingsport firefighters Friday n
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
Cold weather made for some tough conditions for Kingsport firefighters Friday night. Deputy Fire Chief Jim Everhart said a fire started last night around 11:30 at the Westside Inn in Kingsport. He said it's a motel that has long term... Read more
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Former Centerpointe patients trying to get medical recordsKINGSPORT, Tenn. - After Centerpointe Medical Clinic closed wednesday, patients
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. - After Centerpointe Medical Clinic closed wednesday, patients are trying to get their medical records. Signs at the clinic tell patients to log into a website to get their records. The closure leaves patients looking for medical... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
SBA offers disaster assistance to Louisiana businesses and residents affected by Tropical Storm HarveyCompleted applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration,
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 days ago
Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. The deadline to apply for property damage is March 5, 2018. The deadline to apply for... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SBA offers disaster assistance to Louisiana businesses and residents affected by Tropical Storm HarveyCompleted applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration,
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. The deadline to apply for property damage is March 5, 2018. The deadline to apply for... Read more
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Kingsport clinic tagged as 'pill mill' in opioid lawsuit closes its doorson big pharmaceutical companies is expected to take years to resolve. But it o
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
on big pharmaceutical companies is expected to take years to resolve. But it only took six months for a medical clinic in Kingsport, also named in the suit as 'a pill mill,' to shut down. The closing of Centerpointe Medical Clinic on Brookside... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Man pleads not guilty in deaths of couple, unborn childKINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man charged in the fatal shootings of a cou
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man charged in the fatal shootings of a couple and their unborn child has pleaded not guilty. WJHL-TV reports 33-year-old Derrick Benjamin Sells appeared in court Thursday morning. The Washington County Sheriff's... Read more
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Greeneville Kmart among 64 stores targeted for closurecompetition from internet companies like Amazon. Kmart in Abingdon, Virginia i
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
competition from internet companies like Amazon. Kmart in Abingdon, Virginia is closing its doors later this month following an announcement made in November. That will leave the chain's Kingsport location as the only store in the Tri-Cities reg... Read more
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Agreement grants BTES right to power new Sullivan County high school siteCounty first sparked by a power pole has been settled out of court. Appalachia
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
County first sparked by a power pole has been settled out of court. Appalachian Power Company and their subsidiary Kingsport Power announced Thursday an agreement was reached prior to a scheduled hearing in Circuit Court that will allow... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Help for businesses and residents impacted by Tropical Storm HarveyCompleted applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration,
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. The deadline to apply for property damage is March 5, 2018. The deadline to apply for... Read more
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Man arrested for December robbery in Church HillTennessee has been taken into custody. Timothy Eric Hite, 37, was arrested Tue
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
Tennessee has been taken into custody. Timothy Eric Hite, 37, was arrested Tuesday evening at Miller Village Apartments in Kingsport and charged with especially aggravated robbery and aggravated kidnapping, according to a report from Police Chief... Read more
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Construction begins on Dobyns-Bennett expansionKINGSPORT, Tenn. - Construction is underway on an expansion to Kingsport's Doby
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Construction is underway on an expansion to Kingsport's Dobyns-Bennett High School. The three-story addition will feature more classrooms as well as science and computer labs. "We're pushing 2,300 students. We'll go over 2,300... Read more
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Kingsport church offers warm shelter, meal - and hope for homelessChurch offers warm shelter, meal -... With temperatures dipping into the singl
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
Church offers warm shelter, meal -... With temperatures dipping into the single digits, a Kingsport church is opening its doors to those who need shelter the most. Shades of Grace offers everything from a hot shower to a hearty meal and a warm... Read more
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Lee apartment dwellers still searching for new homes after move out deadlinesaid. “I don't want to be scared." Residents tell us there are 23 apartments s
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
said. “I don't want to be scared." Residents tell us there are 23 apartments still occupied at the time of this post. Kingsport public housing officials are working to help residents transfer to other public or private housing. The vouchers... Read more
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Kingsport New Year's fireworks spark brush fireKINGSPORT, Tenn. - Kingsport firefighters responded to a brush fire near Indust
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Kingsport firefighters responded to a brush fire near Industry Road just after midnight on Monday. Senior Captain Jim Carter of the Kingsport Fire Department said the fire was most likely caused by fireworks the city authorized... Read more
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Missing autistic teen reported near Walmart in Bristol, Tennesseewent into the woods and hasn't been seen. Virginia State Police and a Wellmont
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 days ago
went into the woods and hasn't been seen. Virginia State Police and a WellmontOne helicopter are searching for the teen. Kingsport police were also called for help. "The mother is really concerned because the boy is autistic.. And also he... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga new leaders: Who's in and who's out in 2017for the past 15 years. White worked for the Augusta tourism agency for 26 years
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
for the past 15 years. White worked for the Augusta tourism agency for 26 years but hails from Tennessee as a native of Kingsport. He begins his job in February. Trucking ahead with a new generation U.S. Xpress Enterprises, the 16th biggest... Read more
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Bays Mountain has a couple of new residents to showcase during the new yearBays Mountain Park in Kingsport is looking forward to the new year featuring a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 days ago
Bays Mountain Park in Kingsport is looking forward to the new year featuring a couple of new residents for people to view. Otto the otter came to the park from North Carolina after he was found following a flood that killed his parents. They also... Read more
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Kingsport player nets $50,000 after Powerball drawingA Kingsport, Tennessee lottery player is $50,000 richer. Tennessee Lottery off
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 days ago
A Kingsport, Tennessee lottery player is $50,000 richer. Tennessee Lottery officials announced Thursday three cards purchased in the Model City, Knoxville and Winchester all matched four white ball numbers plus the Powerball. It marks the 15th... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
What's New In Tennessee Travel For 2018piece by piece from the tiny community of Chuckey, has been restored as a museu
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 days ago
piece by piece from the tiny community of Chuckey, has been restored as a museum honoring the area’s railroad history. Kingsport Selfie Trail Grab your selfie stick, download the app and capture your photo in front of the unique spots and... Read more
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Eastman: coal gasification plant restarting after October explosionsEastman: Coal gasification plant... KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Eastman Chemical Compan
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 22 days ago
Eastman: Coal gasification plant... KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Eastman Chemical Company is restarting its coal gasification plant three months after a powerful explosion there rocked Kingsport. on October 4th, two explosions and a fire at Eastman Chemical... Read more
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Eastman expects full production in early 2018 after 'process upset'KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Eastman Chemical Company announced Wednesday the mechanical
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 22 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Eastman Chemical Company announced Wednesday the mechanical completion of its coal gasification plant. The company is currently in the process of restarting after a process upset occurred on October 4. The restart, along with... Read more
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Salvation Army distributes Angel Tree giftsKINGSPORT, Tenn. - The Salvation Army brought Christmas cheer to 312 families i
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 28 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. - The Salvation Army brought Christmas cheer to 312 families in need Thursday. It was the culmination of the organization's Angel Tree program. Volunteers helped distribute the presents. Because of donations, around 650 kids who may... Read more
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TBI: Kingsport man developed sexual assault scheme to frame detectiveA Kingsport man who made allegations of sexual misconduct against a Sullivan Co
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 30 days ago
A Kingsport man who made allegations of sexual misconduct against a Sullivan County detective has been charged after the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says he crafted the plot to get back at the officer. Steven L. Bromley, 51, has been indicted... Read more
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Derrick Sells arrested; charged with first degree murder in connection to Boones Creek homicideCOUNTY, Tenn. - A family is feeling a sense of relief, after police 33-year-old
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted a month ago
COUNTY, Tenn. - A family is feeling a sense of relief, after police 33-year-old Derrick Benjamin Sells of Kingsport, who is accused of killing a couple and their unborn child in a home in the Boones Creek community of Washington... Read more
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Kingsport negotiating contract with Greeneville's Moorhouse to be next Dir. of Schools(Contributed - Kingsport City Schools) (Contributed - Kingsport City Schools)
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted a month ago
(Contributed - Kingsport City Schools) (Contributed - Kingsport City Schools) The Kingsport City Schools Board of Education voted 5-0 on Monday to begin negotiations with current Greeneville Director of Schools Jeff Moorhouse for their open... Read more
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Fall Branch man charged in Boones Creek triple homicidecar seat. Sells also had outstanding warrants in Sullivan County. Investigato
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted a month ago
car seat. Sells also had outstanding warrants in Sullivan County. Investigators then searched Sells' current residence in Kingsport in the 400 block of Branch Road and "seized several items in relation to the homicide," the report said. District... Read more
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Kingsport Police arrest man wanted in multiple citiesKINGSPORT, Tenn. - The Kingsport Police Department arrested 28-year-old Jonatha
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 1 months ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. - The Kingsport Police Department arrested 28-year-old Jonathan J. Ryans on Friday night in connection to an incident that happened back in November. According to police, officers responded to a report of multiple shots fired in the... Read more
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Andrew Jackson Elementary in Kingsport dismissing at 11 a.m.UPDATE, 10:08 A.M. Andrew Jackson Elementary in Kingsport will be dismissing b
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 1 months ago
UPDATE, 10:08 A.M. Andrew Jackson Elementary in Kingsport will be dismissing beginning at 11 a.m. due to a venting issue with the facility's heating system. School maintenance crews will have to keep the heat off in the school in order to repair... Read more
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Andrew Jackson Elementary School in Kingsport evacuated due to 'unknown odor'Andrew Jackson Elementary School in Kingsport has been evacuated due to an "unk
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 1 months ago
Andrew Jackson Elementary School in Kingsport has been evacuated due to an "unknown odor in the building," according to Kingsport City Schools Assistant Superintendent Andy True True said everyone is safe but officials are erring on the side of... Read more

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