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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) is conducting an investigation following the death of an inmate at the Carter County Detention Center. The inmate was discovered unresponsive in their cell by a correction officer just before 8 p.m. Medical staff and officers performed CPR until EMS arrived, but the inmate was pronounced deceased at a […]

All first responders injured in a crash on Highway 394 in Bristol, Tennessee, have been released from the hospital, as confirmed by Bristol, Tennessee Fire Chief Mike Carrier. The incident involved two city firefighters and a police officer who were struck at the scene of a crash. A Sullivan County EMS supervisor was also injured. […]

The Shoney’s restaurants in Abingdon and Johnson City, Tennessee, closed permanently on Thursday. In celebration of Young and Associates’ 53 years as a Shoney’s franchisee, the establishments offered 53-cent hot fudge cakes on their final day of operation. These closures leave Morristown as the closest remaining Shoney’s location in the region, according to the company’s […]

GWX NETWORK MESSAGE: Power distributors in the area, including BrightRidge and Bristol Tennessee Essential Services (BTES), are urging customers to voluntarily reduce electrical usage during a cold snap. The request aims to prevent rolling blackouts, similar to those experienced in December 2022. BTES CEO Clayton Dowell emphasized the need for voluntary reduction to help the […]

The Kingsport Police Department (KPD) is investigating a shooting incident resulting in a female suspect’s death. Responding to reports of a vehicle-pedestrian collision, officers found a male involved in an altercation, and further investigation revealed the female, armed, had shot at him, causing a superficial wound. After locating the suspect’s vehicle, a pursuit ensued into […]

A workplace fatality at the Gatlinburg Convention Center in Tennessee is currently under investigation by the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration (TOSHA). The incident occurred on December 26, 11:30 a.m., and involved the death of 66-year-old Jeffrey Coker, who fell 32 feet while installing lighting and stage elements for an upcoming event. Coker was […]

The Angry Italian Restaurant in Bristol, Tennessee, is set to close its doors on December 30 as its lease comes to an end. The owners, Keith and Molly Yonker, announced the closure on social media, expressing their commitment to reopening with a fresh concept after rethinking their business model. The restaurant has been a part […]

We proudly bring a NEW source for Top 40 hits to the Tri-Cities Market. B106 is an online broadcast station playing hits from Doja Cat, Taylor Swift, Morgan Wallen, and much more. You can find us on the iHeart Radio App, Audacy, Apple Music, and many other places.   Here’s our first hour on air: […]

A 63-year-old man, Randall Greer, was arrested in Johnson City, Tennessee, after attempting to rob a convenience store with a bottled beverage as a weapon. The incident occurred around 7:30 a.m. at Roadrunner Market on N. Roan Street. Johnson City police responded to the reported robbery, apprehended Greer on-site, and charged him with attempted robbery. […]

(GREENEVILLE) A chemical leak at a Greeneville cheese factory, La Quesera Mexicana, resulted in two separate incidents of anhydrous ammonia leaks. The first leak at 7:15 a.m. led to the hospitalization of six employees, while the second leak at 10 a.m. sent 23 more employees to the hospital. The second leak occurred when valves were […]