GREENEVILLE – A Rogersville man died in a Monday, Dec. 31, traffic crash that took place on Buckingham Road, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.
National Guard soldiers carry the flag-draped coffin of PFC Lewis E. Price to his final resting place beside his parents in Highland Cemetery.
ROGERSVILLE – Lewis E. “Luke” Price was interred beside his parents in Rogersville's Highland Cemetery on Friday afternoon following a graveside service conducted by the Tennessee Army National Guard as members of his extended family and a host of area residents watched and listened.
DANDRIDGE -- The identity of the fisherman whose body was recovered from Douglas Lake at Dandridge Access Area Thursday, Dec. 13, has been released.
KINGSPORT – On Dec. 7 at approximately 2:30 .p.m., Kingsport Police Patrol Officers were dispatched to 81 near the Interstate 26 interchange in reference to a crash involving an overturned tractor-trailer. As of the time of issuance of this news release, southbound I-81 is completely blocked.
ROGERSVILLE – U.S. Army Private First Class Lewis E. “Luke” Price, who was killed during WWII in Germany, is coming “home,” to Rogersville on Friday night, Dec. 7.
CHURCH HILL – A Surgoinsville man who was seriously injured Monday afternoon, Nov. 19, in a traffic crash at the intersection of Highway 11W and Old Union Road, has died, according to his obituary.
KINGSPORT – A Church Hill man was fatally injuryed Friday,Sept. 21, at approximately 6:15 p.m. when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a Sport utility vehicle on a Kingsport street.
ROGERSVILLE – Members of the Hawkins County Board of Education (BOE) learned during their Thursday evening, Aug. 9, meeting that – barring a successful legal appeal – the county school system will have to pay a former school bus driver nearly $36,000 as the result of a court verdict.
ROGERSVILLE – Three people from Lee County, Va., were killed in a three-vehicle crash that took place on Highway 11W in Rogersville just east of the West Main street intersection shortly after 10 p.m. Friday, June 29.
GREENEVILLE – On June 12, 2018, a federal grand jury in Greeneville returned a 38-count indictment against 16 individuals, including several Hawkins County residents. Those indicted for their alleged roles in the distribution of methamphetamine are:
ROGERSVILLE – Hawkins County Administrator of Elections Donna Sharp announced Tuesday, June 19, that the voting machines to be used for the Aug. 2 Federal and State Republican and Democratic Primary Elections and the Aug. 2 County General Election in Hawkins County will be available for insp…
ROGERSVILLE -- Tuesday, July 3, 2018, is the registration deadline to be able to vote in the Aug. 2, 2018, State & Federal Primary and County General Election. To register online, visit GoVoteTN.com, or call your local County Election Office for other options to register.
ROGERSVILLE – One lane is back open on State Route 70 North between State Route 94 and Clinch Valley Road in Hawkins County, a Tennessee Department of Transportation spokesperson announced on Monday, May 21.
ROGERSVILLE – The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office is searching for a female suspect whose image was captured by a surveillance camera during a burglary at the Mt. Carmel Free Will Baptist Church on May 11.
JOHNSON CITY – Motorists trveling next week on I-26 East in Johnson City should be alert for rolling roadblocks that will have an impact on traffic.
At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting Thursday morning, May 10, in Morristown.
EIDSON – Highway 70N on Clinch Mountain in Hawkins County will remain closed between State Route 94 and Clinch Valley Road until the morning of Thursday, May 24. the Tennessee Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday, May 8.
BRISTOL – Bristol Motor Speedway welcomes some of the region’s brightest young minds to The Last Great Colosseum on Monday, May 7, as the iconic facility again hosts a solar powered go-kart race for regional schools in Tennessee.
CHURCH HILL – The Hawkins County Board of Education, during its Thursday evening meeting at Volunteer High School, voted unanimously to name Dr. Reba Bailey interim director of schools effective June 1.
ROGERSVILLE – The campaign signs of numerous Hawkins County candidates were stolen Saturday, April 28, and deposited on an individual's lawn.
ROGERSVILLE – When the early voting period for the May 1 county Democratic and Republican Primary Elections ended on Thursday afternoon, April 26, a total of 2,569 people had cast ballots by voting early, voting in a nursing home, or casting an absentee ballot or military ballot.
GREENEVILLE – Steve Starnes, director of the Hawkins County School System, was chosen Wednesday as the next director of Greeneville City Schools.
ROGERSVILLE – An investigation by the Tennessee Comptroller’s Office, working in conjunction with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Rogersville Police Department, has resulted in the indictment of Shawn Hatchett, the former Rogersville Water Department superintendent, State Comptroll…
JACKSON – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Dyersburg High School teacher on multiple charges involving inappropriate conduct with a minor student.
NASHVILLE – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Dickson County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of the father of Joe Clyde Daniels, the five-year-old who has been the subject of an Endangered Child Alert this week.
NASHVILLE – On Thursday, March 29, for the first time, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released a comprehensive study detailing law enforcement-related deaths in the state.
MORRISTOWN – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Morristown Police Department has resulted in the indictment of multiple individuals on a variety of drug-related charges.
INDIANAPOLIS – Retired U.S. Army Major General Ronald E. Brooks, 80, died peacefully in his home with his family on Thursday, March 22nd. He was the last Commanding General of Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana. The City of Lawrence Government Center is named in his honor.
JONESBOROUGH – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, at 5:45 p.m. Friday, March 16, identified the man fatally shot by police on Highway 11E earlier in the afternoon as Mark Clinton Harrell, Jr., 26, of Church Hill.
ROGERSVILLE – On Thursday, March 15, between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m., Tyler Morgan Bryan, an inmate at the Hawkins County Jail fled from a work crew at the Hawkins County Recycling / Convenience Center and is being sought by deputies, according to Sheriff Ronnie Lawson.
KINGSPORT – On March 15, 2018 at approximately 1:45 a.m., Crash Reconstructionists from the Kingsport Police Department Traffic Unit responded to a fatal motor vehicle collision at the intersection of East Center Street and East Sevier Avenue in Kingsport. Their subsequent findings are as follows:
ROGERSVILLE – Hawkins County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) announced March 7 that it had been been awarded Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation grant in the amount of $28,440.
KINGSPORT – Kingsport Police Department Detectives are asking for any additional witnesses to the March 2, 2018, homicide inside the Hog Wild Saloon, who have not yet spoken to law enforcement officials, to please come forward.
KINGSPORT – A16-year-old Bristol, Va., boy has been charged by Kingsport police with murder in connection with the fatal shooting of a Kingsport resident and wounding of a second man.
KNOXVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is warning motorists traveling along Interstate 40 through Knoxville to expect delays this weekend and the next several weekends due to construction work there.
ROGERSVILLE – Fortunately for a man who climbed an estimated 40 feet up a tree at Crockett Springs Park on Saturday night, Feb. 24, the Rogersville Fire Department had an aerial truck with a 55-foot ladder that enabled firefighters to rescue him after he was unable to climb down.
CHURCH HILL – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) is investigating an officer-involved shooting in which a Hickory Hills Road man was killed about 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22.
KNOXVILLE – Attorney General Jeff Sessions and law enforcement partners announced Feb. 22 the largest coordinated sweep of elder fraud cases in history. The cases involve more than 250 defendants from around the globe who victimized more than a million Americans, most of whom were elderly.
SURGOINSVILLE – A 34-year-old Carters Valley Loop man was fatally injured Thursday night while working at the MIS plant in the Phipps Bend Industrial Park, according to the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office.
ROGERSVILLE – Sheriff Ronnie Lawson announced Friday morning, Feb. 9, that three people have been arrested after being indicted by a Hawkins County grand jury in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found in a northern Hawkins County creek last November.