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Jonesborough man charged with exposing children to meth

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (WJHL) — A man already facing charges following an incident this year is now facing a new charge stemming from a child neglect investigation. Timothy L. Woodfin, 58, of Jonesborough, was arrested Tuesday, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. In March, Woodfin was arrested and charged with reckless endangerment and aggravated assault […]
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WCSO: Surveillance video leads to burglary arrest

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (WJHL) – A man has been charged in relation to a Jonesborough burglary that occurred in April, according to the Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff’s Office (WCSO). A release from the sheriff’s office states investigators began looking into a burglary that occurred on Dean Archer Road on April 23. After obtaining surveillance video of […]
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Store loses thousands in elaborate bitcoin scam

An elaborate bitcoin scam that involved an Uber picking up a convenience store employee and taking her to a bitcoin depository to deposit store funds has led Kingsport police to issue a warning. Authorities said Tuesday they still do not know if the scam was perpetrated by someone locally, out-of-state...
KINGSPORT, TN

Kingsport PD seeking location of missing 12-year-old

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) — Kingsport police are trying to locate a missing 12-year-old boy. According to the Kingsport Police Department, Brandon Robert Schools was reported missing Monday evening. Investigators do not suspect foul play in his disappearance. Schools is 4-foot-11-inches tall, weighs 80 pounds, and has black hair and brown eyes, according to police. He […]
KINGSPORT, TN
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Inflation pushes locally-owned restaurants to make tough choices

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — As inflation pushes the costs of goods higher, it’s forcing tough decisions for small business owners, some are taking drastic steps to survive. Freiburg’s in downtown Johnson City has a prominent sign advertising the $4.99 lunch, but now fewer items will be available at that price. The restaurant announced on Facebook, it’s due to the rising cost of “EVERYTHING” and they held out as long as they could.
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Domtar oversized load trips to impact traffic Wednesday

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) — Domtar plans to relocate several large items in Kingsport on Wednesday, which could lead to extra congestion in some areas. According to the City of Kingsport, Domtar will make four oversized load trips between its facility on Tilthammer Drive near Ridgefields and its downtown plant. The company will be transporting heavy […]
KINGSPORT, TN
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Kingsport Police searching for missing juvenile

The Kingsport Police Department is searching for a missing 12-year-old boy and is asking for the public’s help. Brandon Robert Schools went missing on May 16 and was last seen in the 1000 block of Yadkin St. in Kingsport. Police do not suspect foul play at this time, but...
KINGSPORT, TN
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Pinkston puts ink to paper to become member of King University cheer squad

Monday was a special day at Happy Valley High School as Anslie Pinkston signed her National Letter of Intent to cheer for the the King University Tornado cheer team. Pinkston has been a Happy Valley cheerleader cheering on both football and basketball teams. She was joined at the signing by her mother, Courtnie Dalton, along with friends, family, and fellow cheerleaders and coaches from Happy Valley.
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Northeast Tennessee Region Celebrates EMS Week with Conference in Johnson City

Flight Nurses from H.E.A.R.T. conduct pediatric training at pre-conference 2021John Dabbs/Photographer. President Biden issued the official EMS Week proclamation on May 13, 2022, designating May 15-21, 2022 as National EMS Week, honoring the work of the nation's EMS providers. The first EMS Week was in 1974 and was declared by President Gerald Ford, according to the American College of Emergency Physicians.
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Kingsport police issue missing person alert for 12-year-old boy

A report from the Kingsport Police Department says 12-year-old Brandon Robert Schools was reported missing Monday evening. The agency said they do not believe foul play is a factor in the case but detectives are making efforts to find him. Schools is 4 feet 11 inches tall weighing 80 pounds...
KINGSPORT, TN
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Bristol, Virginia Police Officers to receive pay raise

BRISTOL, Va. (WCYB) — Workers with the city of Bristol, Virginia can expect to see more money in their pockets. City council members recently voted to approve pay raises for city employees across the board, including firefighters and police officers. Firefighters will see a 10% raise, while police officers...
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