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Missing Virginia Tech student was acting irregularly before disappearance, authorities say
Authorities say a missing Virginia Tech student who was supposed to arrive in Abingdon on Friday seemed to be acting irregularly before disappearing
Bristol Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 18 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories
Bristol Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 18 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories. During the last week, Bristol witnessed a total of 18 crime cases, with a range of offenses being reported. The most prevalent crime was theft, accounting for 6 cases, followed by 5 cases categorized as 'Other', which predominantly involved drug/narcotic violations. Assault ranked third in terms of frequency with 4 incidents, while arrests and burglary were less common, with 2 and 1 cases respectively. The data indicates a concerning level of theft and drug-related offenses in the place, which calls for increased vigilance and law enforcement intervention. The reported cases of assault also highlight a need for improved safety measures. The relatively low number of arrests, compared to the total number of crimes, suggests a potential challenge in apprehending offenders.
Deputy taken to hospital following incident in St. Paul
A deputy from the Russell County Sheriff’s Office was briefly hospitalized following an incident in St. Paul. According to the St. Paul Police Department, a man wanted on several warrants was spotted on Russell Street at approximately 6:50 p.m. on Feb. 13. Officers with the St. Paul Police Department...
VSP: One dead after Washington County, Va. crash
Editor’s Note: This story has been edited to reflect an updated press release from Virginia State Police. WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) — A woman is dead after a single-vehicle crash near John Douglas Wayside in Washington County, Virginia on Sunday. According to a release from Virginia State Police (VSP), a 2012 Toyota Camry was traveling […]
A Taste of Italy in Abingdon: 3 Must-Visit Italian Restaurants
This article presents a tour of three exquisite Italian restaurants in Abingdon. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? We would love to hear your thoughts and experiences, so please feel free to share them in the comments section below!
20-year-old Tazewell County woman dies in fatal Virginia accident
WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA (WVNS) — A 20-year-old woman from Richlands, Virginia died in a single car crash in Washington County. According to a press release from the Virginia State Police, the crash happened on Route 19 in Washington County, Virginia at 9:39 PM on Sunday, February 18, 2024. The...
Fallen tree claims the life of one
Powerful storms moved across the region during the night of Feb. 12. Numerous downed trees blocked roadways throughout the Russell County. One such tree also claimed the life of one woman. Just after 10 p.m., authorities received a notice about a tree that had crashed onto a double-wide home in...
$500k loan to upgrade Bristol-Bluff City Utility District pipes and materials
(WCYB) — A loan of $500,000 is expected to bring upgrades to the Bristol-Bluff City Utility District (BBCUD), according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The funds will be used to bring the district in compliance with Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation standards. "The project will upgrade piping...
Russell County Sheriff's Office vehicles have a new design
RUSSELL COUNTY, Va. — The Russell County Sheriff's Office has a new look for its vehicles. The first batch of cruisers with the new design just arrived recently. Sheriff Bill Watson says he wanted the cars to be more noticeable to the community. The newer design is reflective, and...
Abingdon ends Carroll's 21-win season
Reece Ketron scored 22 points and Aaron Pomrenke added 19 as Abingdon ended one of the best Carroll County boys’ basketball seasons in school history Tuesday with a 67-52 win in Hillsville in a Region 3D Quarterfinal. With the 6-9 Ketron in the middle and 6-5, 275-pound behemoth Aidan Woods also in the front court, Abingdon’s size presented problems for the Cavaliers, who suffered through their worst shooting night of the season. Carroll County (21-3) shot 34 percent from the field and made just 3-of-29...
Tennessee Hills Bristol project aims for June completion
JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (WJHL) – After Tennessee Hills was added to the Tennessee Whiskey Trail, founder Stephen Callahan said the brand is looking to its future in Bristol. Tennessee Hills’ flagship location in Jonesborough was added to the trail in February, which Callahan said coincides with the distillery’s goal for the area. “I feel like Tennessee […]
Wanted Russell County woman, missing 1-year-old found safe in Bedford
BEDFORD, Va. (WFXR) — The Bedford Police Department (BPD) says a missing one-year-old child and a woman wanted by Russell County authorities have been found safe in Bedford. According to BPD, the Russell County Sheriff’s Office was searching for 31-year-old Adrian Danielle Woodruff, of Castlewood, and her one-year-old child, who have been missing since Feb. 5.
Traditional Ham and Turkey Meal planned March 2 at Boozy Creek
Boozy Creek Community Center, 1989 Shelleys Road, Bristol, Va., (276-466-0026) will hold a Traditional Ham and Turkey Meal on Saturday, March 2, at 4 p.m. The meal will include lots of traditional side dishes and a variety of desserts and drinks. Music will be provided by Danny Whited and New Circle Bluegrass from 5 to […] The post Traditional Ham and Turkey Meal planned March 2 at Boozy Creek appeared first on www.elizabethton.com.
Eggs Up Grill expanding to Bristol, Virginia
BRISTOL, Va. (WCYB) — A new Eggs Up Grill location is set to open in Bristol, Virginia. Eggs Up Grill, known for its breakfast foods, currently has a location open in Johnson City. Its next location is set to open at exit one in the Kroger shopping center and...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.08 and $3.09 in Saltville as of 2024-02-22. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.270, a week ago the price is $3.278 , according to AAA.
The total snowfall Smyth County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Smyth County, Virginia received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Marion celebrates 29 years of economic growth under Main Street program
MARION, Va. (WCYB) — Marion, Virginia, also dubbed as "America's Coolest Hometown," has been part of the Main Street community since 1995. "Marion has been accredited as a national and state Main Street community for 29 years straight in a row," said Director of Community and Economic Development, Ken Heath. "That's always an accomplishment and we're proud to share with the community because the community is the one that has earned it."
Domestic assault arrest made after short pursuit
Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 36 year old William Ramsey of Jonesborough, and charged him with multiple infractions including Aggravated Domestic Assault, Felony Evading Arrest, Driving on a Suspended License. Sheriff Keith Sexton says Deputies responded to call on C.D. Williams Road shortly after noon on Feb. 18. The victim told police that Ramsey had choked and slapped her and kicked out a window at the home during the altercation. When Deputies arrived, Ramsey had fled the scene. A short pursuit led to his arrest on Lovegrove Lane. Deputies discovered a loaded rifle in the back seat of the vehicle and an outstanding warrant for aggravated domestic assault in Carty County. Ramsey was taken to the Washington County Detention Center and is scheduled to appear in court Feb. 20.
Wise, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Patrick Henry High School - Glade Spring basketball team will have a game with Eastside High School on February 20, 2024, 19:00:00 CST.
'Good Morning, I'm Johnny Wood' to premiere at Paramount Bristol
BRISTOL, Tenn. (WCYB) — 'Good Morning, I'm Johnny Wood' is set to premiere at the Paramount Bristol on Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m. Be one of the first people to be able to see this project that tells the story of Johnny Wood's time at WCYB. Tickets will...