Man arrested after jumping through Marion storefront window, ensuing police chase
A Marion man has been arrested after jumping through a storefront window and leading police on a chase, according to authorities. Police say the the incident took place Saturday morning. Authorities say Marion police and fire/EMS were dispatched to Main Street after a report of a person jumping through a...
Hunter Norris named Pioneers head football coach
LEBANON — A decision has been made. Lebanon principal Ryan Potts recently announced that Hunter Norris will be the new head football coach of the Lebanon Pioneers. He will assume the reigns after the resignation of Darrell Taylor. “Hunter comes from a strong local football background with his time...
Southwest Virginia dispatcher honored for saving man’s life over phone
ABINGDON, Va. (WJHL) – A Washington County, Virginia dispatcher has been chosen to receive an award from the American Red Cross for her life-saving actions. According to a Washington County Virginia Sheriff’s Office news release, communications officer Frances Flanary was selected to receive the 2024 American Red Cross 911 Dispatch Hero within the American Red […]
Bristol Rhythm & Roots Fest Announces Initial 2024 Lineup
If you want to see some of the best damn artists and bands in all of country and roots music, but you don’t want to deal with the hassles of the emerging megafestivals or to fork your money over to the cretins at LiveNation, the Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion in Bristol, TN/VA might be right for you. Brought to you by the Birthplace of Country Music Museum that’s an affiliated with the Smithsonian Institution, attending Bristol Rhythm and Roots is a way to support a good cause.
Lebanon, March 01 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Auburn High School basketball team will have a game with Honaker High School on March 01, 2024, 18:55:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Cup cars prepare for the possibility of wet racing at Bristol
In two and a half weeks, NASCAR is coming to Bristol and there is a possibility of making history. Teams have been instructed to equip their cars with defoggers and bring extra sets of wet tires, indicating the likelihood of racing for the first time on a wet track. While...
Love the Locals: Be My Honey Bee business offers sweet selection
LEBANON, Va. (WCYB) — A family-owned business serving up natural honey is buzzing in Lebanon. Be My Honey Bee is celebrating the soft opening of their new store on East Main Street. The store features natural honey, infused honey like jalapeno and garlic, Russian tea, Chapstick, lollipops, soaps, lotion,...
Lebanon News honors readers with luncheon on March 21
The Lebanon News will celebrate their readers with a luncheon provided by HD Media on March 21. The "Reader Appreciation Luncheon" is provided free of charge and attendees do not need to subscribe to attend. Lebanon-based Pizza Town will serve as the host. The menu will include a variety of pizza, a side salad and a drink.
The coldest February in Washington County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Man in custody after multi-agency pursuit in Southwest Virginia
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA (WCYB) — A man is in custody after a police pursuit turned into a multijurisdictional search in Southwest Virginia today. Russell County Sheriff's Office authorities said an officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a motorcycle. They said the driver sped away and then ran on...
Uptick in trespassing at vacant Bristol, Virginia buildings prompt safety concerns
BRISTOL, Va. (WCYB) — An uptick in homelessness is something the city of Bristol, Virginia says it is trying to combat. This comes after fires have been reported in vacant buildings across the city, which officials say is also a growing issue. A fire at the former Virginia Intermont...
Castlewood seeking new head football coach
CASTLEWOOD – As reported earlier, Bubba Edwards resigned as head football coach at Castlewood High School. “I felt I had completed my goal at Castlewood,” Edwards said. “My main goal was to make sure the football program at Castlewood didn’t go under. I wanted a head coaching job just to try it and get some experience. I like the role of an assistant coach. I want to help an athletic program out. I hate the timing for Castlewood, but it was the right timing for me.”
Virginia Horse Positive for Strangles
A horse in Washington County, Virginia, has been confirmed positive for strangles. The horse is under quarantine, and 30 horses are exposed. EDCC Health Watch is an Equine Network marketing program that utilizes information from the Equine Disease Communication Center (EDCC) to create and disseminate verified equine disease reports. The EDCC is an independent nonprofit organization that is supported by industry donations in order to provide open access to infectious disease information.
High school hoops: Three local teams punch their ticket to Richmond for state final
VHSL SEMIFINALS - BOYS.
Basketball Game Preview: Eastside Spartans vs. Honaker Tigers
The Eastside Spartans will take on the Honaker Tigers at 6:00 p.m. on Friday. Both squads will be entering this one on the heels of a big victory. Eastside had already proven themselves in the regular season, and didn't miss a beat now that it's playoff time. They were the clear victor by a 74-54 margin over Fort Chiswell. Winning may never get old, but Eastside sure is getting used to it with their fifth in a row.
Montgomery, VA High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - March 1
The high school basketball season is underway, and if you're looking for how to watch games in Montgomery, Virginia today, we've got the information. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time: 7:55 PM ET...
TUSCULUM ROUNDUP: King Sweeps Tusculum In Softball Doubleheader
BRISTOL — The Tusculum University softball team suffered two one-run losses to King on Thursday. Tusculum drops to 9-10. Game 1 King 3 Tusculum 2 ...
Shock heard around the state
LEBANON — So much for pundits. After losing 76-48 to George Wythe in a Virginia High tournament game on January 18th, most set the Tiger’s chances at slim to none in the Class 1 state quarterfinals. Score one for the underdog. Honaker (22-7) hasn’t lost since that January...
Bristol Feb 28 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Bristol reported a total of 11 crime cases. The types of crimes reported were categorized as 'Other', 'Arrest', 'Vandalism', 'Burglary', and 'Assault'. The 'Other' category, which predominantly included Drug/Narcotic Violations, had the highest frequency with 5 reported cases. This was followed by 'Arrest' and 'Vandalism', each with 2 cases. 'Burglary' and 'Assault' were the least reported, each with only one case. The data shows a concerning prevalence of drug-related crimes in the place. The authorities are urged to intensify their efforts to curb this menace and ensure the safety and security of the residents.
Taste the Delight: Unforgettable Sandwiches in Abingdon
In this article, we're exploring four delightful sandwiches from Abingdon. Have you had a bite of any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!