Drinking Leads To Domestic Incident

(BRISTOL, TN) — A Bristol woman is accused of attempting to stab her husband and holding a knife to his throat…

Tanya Phelps is charged with aggravated assault. Her husband told a deputy with the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office that he and his wife got into an argument and that she’d been drinking alcohol.

BTN Woman Arrested After Drunken Fight

(BRISTOL, TN) — A Bristol woman is accused of attempting to stab her husband and holding a knife to his throat.
Tanya Phelps is charged with aggravated assault.
Her husband told a deputy with the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office that he and his wife got into an argument and that she’d been drinking alcohol.

Crossing Work This Week

(ABINGDON) — Maintenance on railroad crossings in Washington County will temporarily close a number of them in Abingdon…

Norfolk Southern will be resurfacing railroad grade crossings…each will take one day to repair. Milton Drive…Fuller Street…Green Spring Road…Deadmore Street and more will be affected. Motorists are advised to be alert for Norfolk Southern workers at railroad crossings and be prepared to find an alternate route.

Railroad Work In The Area

(ABINGDON) — Maintenance on railroad crossings in Washington County will temporarily close a number of them in Abingdon.
Norfolk Southern will be resurfacing railroad grade crossings…each will take one day to repair. Milton Drive…Fuller Street…Green Spring Road…Deadmore Street and more will be affected.
Motorists are advised to be alert for Norfolk Southern workers at railroad crossings and be prepared to find an alternate route.

Bristol VA Planning Commission OKs Final Phase of The Falls

City officials in Bristol, VA have given the OK on the final phase of The Falls development.

Planning commissioners on Monday night approved five lots for development that will see the retail area extend to Pizza Plus.

The city council still has to approve that plat- that vote is expected later on this month.

In other business, the planning commission held off on approving a special exception for pharmaceutical processing on a site on Gate City Highway. That site would be operated by Par Ventures- the owners of the vacant Bristol mall.

BWC Drug Case In Court

Ohio is suing a company that managed prescription benefits for the state Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, seeking to recover nearly $16 million in alleged overcharges for the fund for injured workers. Attorney General, Dave Yost says OptumRx Administrative Services managed drug prescriptions for BWC clients but didn’t provide the contractually arranged discounts on generic drugs between 2015 and 2018.

Arrest Made In Morristown

(MORRISTOWN) – A man is found dead at an area hotel…

Officers were dispatched to the Econo Lodge in west Morristown for a disturbance and medical call. Officer say they found the victim dead at the scene. They believe the victim got into a fight with another man who accused the victim of theft. The suspect has been arrested. The investigation continues.

Man Found Dead At Motel

(MORRISTOWN) – A man is found dead at an area hotel.
Officers were dispatched to the Econo Lodge in west Morristown for a disturbance and medical call. Officer say they found the victim dead at the scene.
They believe the victim got into a fight with another man who accused the victim of theft. The suspect has been arrested. The investigation continues.

House Destroyed In Johnson City

(JOHNSON CITY) – An area home…in flames…

Multiple crews responded to an early morning house fire in Johnson City, on Camelot Circle. Fire and heavy smoke was coming from the building as they arrived. No one was in the home. It was completely destroyed.

Fire Levels JC Home

(JOHNSON CITY) – An area home…in flames.
Multiple crews responded to an early morning house fire in Johnson City, on Camelot Circle. Fire and heavy smoke was coming from the building as they arrived.
No one was in the home. It was completely destroyed.