A Johnson City man assaulted police after ramming an outbuilding with his vehicle at an Indian Ridge Road residence early Friday morning, police said.
The man was charged with robbery in 2013.
A Hawkins County man was arrested Thursday in Johnson City on a charge of being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun.
A woman used and signed a family member’s name when Johnson City police stopped a vehicle earlier this month, police said, resulting in her arrest Friday.
The road to the end of the 2016 election is well in sight, but that hasn’t stopped things from heating up at the local level in the Jonesborough mayoral race.
ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton/Carter County Animal Shelter has a new director. Shannon Posada has accepted the position vacated three days ago when Katelyn Harrington tendered her resignation.
ELIZABETHTON — Saturday is the last night for the weekly Cruise-ins of the Carter County Car Club. East Elk Avenue in downtown Elizabethton will be filled with classic and beloved cars for the last time until next spring.
Science Hill High School was vandalized over night with numerous spray-painted messages of graffiti on the school’s buildings, including the main structure, both gymnasiums and the field house. The graffiti includes foul language and indecent drawings.
Firefighter charged with arson, SHHS vandalism, girlfriend’s tooth knocked out, Marines attack, pastor’s wife charged and more of this week’s crime news from JohnsonCityPress.com.
Have a great costume this year? Is your kid the cutest ghost in town? Got a pumpkin baby? Having a Halloween party?
Four hours into Thursday’s Southwest Virginia Health Authority meeting, attorney Jeff Mitchell advised Authority members to wait 10 days before voting whether to recommend a cooperative agreement between Wellmont Health System and Mountain States
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The FBI informed Congress on Friday it is investigating whether there is classified information in new emails that have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton’s private server. The FBI said in July its investigation was finished.
Local artist Jocelyn Mathewes will be hiding some free art in downtown Johnson City every Friday throughout
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PORTLAND, Ore. — A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon.
CANNON BALL, N.D. — A months-long protest over the Dakota Access oil pipeline reached its most chaotic pitch yet when hundreds of law enforcement officers moved in to force activists off private property.