The Virginia State Police reports a 2006 Toyota Sienna was traveling south when it ran off the left side of the highway into the median, striking a culvert and overturning several times as it cross into the northbound lanes of U.S. 23.
Dobyns-Bennett High School was first in Class AAA and 10th among the top 12 bands in the national at the Grand National Championships at Lucas Oil Statium in Indianapolis, an event put on by Bands of America, part of Music for All.
If you didn’t know Dave, you really missed something special. He will be remembered for many things. I will remember him most for his fun-loving outlook.
"Actually the most emotional thing was when we arrived at the airports, and all the people were lined up in the terminal cheering us and shaking hands. I've never seen so many old men crying in one place. A lot of tears were being shed.”
Rogersville American Legion Post 21 vice commander Dennis Elkins asked all WWII and Korean War veterans to be the first to take balloons, and then the rest of the 23 were released by Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan veterans.
The Victorian style house destroyed by fire Friday morning was built in 1925 by Dr. Albert Miller in the Eidson community on the north side of Clinch Mountain, and has the distinction of being the first catalog prefab house built in Hawkins County.
By the fifth week of the year (Jan.29 through Feb. 4) sentinel physicians in Sullivan County reported 5.72 percent of patients with influenza-like illness — compared to 8.6 percent in Knoxville, 9.9 percent in Shelby County (Memphis), and 24 percent in Madison County (Jackson).