More than 100 people attended a special gala Saturday to raise money for and celebrate Langston High School — the all black school in Johnson City that closed in 1965 when desegregation became the law of the land — that is now on its way to being restored for future generations of learning for people of all colors.
A man who once ran down a Washington County deputy during a high-speed chase was arrested again Wednesday following accusations that he assaulted a woman and threatened to kill her and her children at gunpoint.
A Washington County jury sent a strong message — to the tune of $1.4 million in punitive damages — to an apartment complex owner that there must be steps taken to ensure the safety of residents during inclement weather.
The Town of Jonesborough’s annual audit was presented to the Board of Mayor and Aldermen Monday and showed no findings and just a few recommendations to improve a few areas, including the town’s purchasing procedure.
After it became public that a downtown Johnson City massage therapist had been charged with touching a client inappropriately, a second woman came forward with an accusation that the man had raped her.
Alcohol is believed to have contributed to a deadly shooting this week in Johnson City, and police said a man confessed to the shooting during an interrogation.
A man accused of grazing his girlfriend’s father with a gunshot after beating the girlfriend with his gun was arraigned in Washington County Criminal Court on Friday on attempted murder and assault charges.
The Cash Hollow man facing manslaughter charges for allegedly killing a man who was part of a group of people trying to rob him is now charged with theft of a vehicle.
Investigators said one of would-be robbers held an assault to Brandon Miller’s grandmother’s back.
Affidavits filed in Washington County Sessions Court regarding a deadly shooting amid an alleged robbery-gone-bad also revealed that the man accused of killing one of the would-be robbers was stabbed more than once.