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Motorcycle club hosts benefit for family of couple lost in Jonesborough house fire
JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Chaotic Crew Motorcycle Club and food truck Tri-Cities Roadhouse partnered to host a “Plate for Purpose”, benefitting the family of a husband and wife lost during a house fire. The fundraising event took place Saturday at the Chaotic Crew’s West Market Street clubhouse. The public was invited to purchase a […]
Weekly Safety Report: Two Deaths in Jonesborough Fire, Arrest Made for Violation of Order and False Imprisonment
Two incidents occurred in Jonesborough, Tennessee this week. The first incident involved a South Carolina man, Stevie Tolley, who was arrested for violating a protective order and false imprisonment. Tolley had fortified an exit in a residence to prevent the person who filed for protection from leaving. In the second incident, a fire broke out in the early morning, resulting in the death of two individuals. Three juveniles managed to escape the fire and alerted authorities. The investigation is being conducted by the Washington County Sheriff's Office with assistance from the TBI.
Kingsport Resident Shawna Lee Found Safe After Search by KPD and Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
The Kingsport Police Department (KPD) reported a missing adult, Shawna Lee, on December 5th, 2023. The 33-year-old woman was last seen near Five Below on 2003 N. Eastman Rd. She often visits Minute Market on 1108 E. Center Street. Shawna is described as having black hair, brown eyes, standing 5 feet 8 inches tall, and weighing around 140 pounds. The KPD requested public assistance in locating her.
SCSO: Fentanyl, ‘unknown’ powder seized at Kingsport home
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) — A Kingsport man faces several drug charges after an investigation by the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO). According to the sheriff’s office, investigators obtained a search warrant for the home of Glen Charles Ownby II, 40, of Clover Bottom Drive in Kingsport. On Dec. 6, Ownby was arrested for a violation […]
Fire destroys Bloomingdale home
SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) – A Thursday morning fire destroyed a home in the Bloomingdale community. According to Senior Captain Carley Verbal of the Bloomingdale Volunteer Fire Department, crews were called to the scene on Parson Drive around 7:30 a.m. The home was destroyed in the fire, Verbal said. As of Thursday afternoon, the cause […]
Discovering the Hidden Gem: Bella Vita
My recent visit to Bella Vita was nothing short of fantastic. As soon as I walked through the door, I was greeted by the warm and welcoming staff, setting the tone for a delightful dining experience. The atmosphere was cozy and inviting, making me feel like I had discovered a hidden gem.
Savoring Johnson City: A Guide to its 5 Unmissable Mexican Restaurants
In this article, we'll be exploring five top-notch Mexican restaurants in Johnson City. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
johnson city, TN Residents: Your Future Kittens Best Friend Awaits!
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to johnson city..
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Periods of rain, heavy at times. Breezy with falling temperatures. Highs 49-58 in the morning, falling into the 40s remainder of the day. Rain ending as snow showers.
Christmas at Covered Bridge Park spreads cheer in Elizabethton
ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WJHL) — A “Christmas at Covered Bridge Park” took place in Elizabethton on Saturday evening to kick off the city’s annual Christmas Parade. The event was sponsored by the Elizabethton Chamber and hosted by Parks and Rec and the Elizabethton Carter County Public Library. Kelly Kitchens, Special Events Coordinator for Elizabethton Parks and […]
Scott County Sheriff's Office hosts toy drive
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WCYB) — The holiday spirit and the season of giving are all around us in the Tri-Cities. Texas Roadhouse in Kingsport partnered up with the Scott County (VA) Sheriff's Office for a toy drive. People could donate a toy or some money for the cause, and in...
Community remembers life of Coach Richard ‘Dickie’ Warren
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) – Friends, family and former Sullivan County players gathered at the Dickie Warren Dome on Sunday for one final sendoff for beloved coach Richard ‘Dickie’ Warren. Warren spent his career coaching and mentoring young basketball players, as well as teaching fellow coaches almost all of his tricks. “I thought I had the […]
Volunteers work to build new trails & maintain others at Tannery Knobs in Johnson City
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) — Rainy weather on Sunday didn’t stop a group of volunteers who took to the Tannery Knobs bike trails in Johnson City to do some trail-building and maintenance. The “workday” aimed to clear brush and dig a path on two trails at Tannery Knobs called the Vol Holler and Home Run. […]
Community comes together to support family following fatal fire
Three Jonesborough children lost everything in a fire last week. Since then, Jonesborough Middle School Counselor Clarinda Whitson has been busy fielding phone calls and emails from people asking the best way to help the family. The only group busier than Whitson is the community. “I have not left work...
Unleash the Fun at Girls Night Out the Show in Johnson City, TN
Get ready for an evening of exhilarating fun designed just for you! We are thrilled to announce the upcoming event, Girls Night Out the Show at Mouse'sEar (Johnson City, TN). This is not just any ordinary night, but an empowering, fun-filled evening that promises an unforgettable experience.
Johnson City man accused of holding knife to woman’s neck
Johnson City man accused of holding knife to woman’s neck.
Bays Mountain Park hosts inaugural “Holiday at Bays”
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) — Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium hosted its inaugural “Holiday at Bays” event on Saturday. The evening featured plenty of activities for the whole family, including a Christmas laser light show, wreath-making, owl-watching and a barge ride lit up with twinkling lights. During the barge ride, participants got to hear the history […]
Dozens of teens pitch business ideas to Bluff City community
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - There was so much joy and passion behind each business the teens showcased Saturday evening at the Youth Entrepreneur Pitch Night. The annual event was hosted by LITE Memphis after their 16-week program. More than 50 teens joined together to showcase their hard work each teen...
Tri-Cities community shows support for Ukrainian aid from the U.S. government
Tri-Cities community shows support for Ukrainian aid from the U.S. government.
Peterson scores 23, East Tennessee State defeats Tennessee Tech 73-72
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Quimari Peterson's 23 points helped East Tennessee State defeat Tennessee Tech 73-72 on Sunday night. Peterson added eight rebounds, three steals, and three blocks for the Buccaneers (5-4). Jaden Seymour scored 13 points, going 5 of 9 and 3 of 3 from the free throw line. Ebby Asamoah had 13 points and shot 4 for 9 (3 for 6 from 3-point range) and 2 of 4 from the free throw line.