Ballad Health CEO Alan Levine announced Monday that the regional health care provider will be taking new steps to “reduce out-of-pocket costs for patients who are burdened by the high cost of health care.”
As he finished putting gifts inside his shoebox that would soon jet around the world to a needy child, Kojo Abakah knew firsthand the potential impact. He had received an Operation Christmas Child shoebox himself in Ghana that ultimately led him on a journey to pursue his dream of becoming a pharmacist at ETSU’s Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy.
The Kingsport Police Department is investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital.
A would-be Surgoinsville Pharmacy burglar who thought he had disabled the alarm system early Sunday morning had to jump back out the window he had just entered when the backup system engaged.
The Kingsport Police Department is investigating a crash involving a pedestrian on East Stone Drive.
Patrol officers with the Kingsport Police Department responded to a rollover crash involving an occupant ejection Saturday evening on eastbound Interstate 26 at mile-marker 1.4.
Police say a truck driver involved in a collision on Fordtown Road last Monday has died.
According to a news release from Capt. Andy Seabolt, the SCSO received information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that child pornography was being transmitted from an address in Sullivan County.
Wise County, state and federal investigators are still looking for links between a string of threatening phone calls after midnight Sunday and the discovery of a dead man in Appalachia later that morning.
Officers with the Virginia State Police are investigating after human remains were found Sunday near Wadlow Bridge off Wadlow Gap Road in Scott County.
A female inmate has died at the Sullivan County jail in Blountville.
More than two years after local district attorneys announced their lawsuit against opioid manufacturers, legal wrangling continued Tuesday on who will answer depositions and when testimony will be shared in discovery.
A front end loader caught fire Monday morning along Reservoir Road near the entrance to the Willowbrook neighborhood, causing the road to be blocked for more than five hours while Kingsport firefighters worked to clear the scene.
Town and Wise County officials are still assessing the damage from a Friday downpour that flooded downtown Wise.
Police report that a serious, multi-vehicle collision has closed southbound lanes of Interstate 81 in Kingsport on Saturday afternoon.