Calling speeding tickets initiated by unmanned speed cameras “frivolous” state Rep. Timothy Hill celebrated the demise of the devices, according to a press release from his office this week.
UPDATE: Tennessee Bureau of Investigation special agents were investigating the Tuesday shooting death of a man by local law enforcement officers after a pursuit ended in Bluff City.
BLUFF CITY — In the 1950s and through the 1980s, Bluff City was home to a powerhouse semi-pro baseball team, the Bluff City Vols, which were coached by the legendary Ernest King Carrier.
BLOUNTVILLE — Surveillance footage and bloody clothing helped investigators make an arrest in last month's murder of a Bluff City man, according to court documents.
On Dec. 5, Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a welfare check at a Harrington Hollow Road residence, where they found an adult woman’s body in the house.
Shima and Noshi, the parents of two recently-hatched eaglets, kept a close watch on their new family Tuesday, as millions of people behind computer screens watched them and awaited their third hatchling.
With most of the regular season in the books, area basketball fans have a gauge for what the district tournaments will look like.
A Bluff City man accused of bludgeoning his roommate to death with a rock, garden hoe and sink pedestal this past summer has been indicted, with court documents saying he was angry over the victim providing meth to a woman.
A Sullivan County commissioner, a Bluff City alderman and another person have been charged with violating election law, according to a press release. Police report that the alderman has also been arrested and charged with assault in an unrelated situation.
The nearly 20-year-old bridge is closed indefinitely due to a 20-foot gap in the walking deck of the 350-foot span.
Wind damage resulting from a June storm forced Sullivan County highway officials to indefinitely close the Bluff City Swinging Bridge across the South Fork of the Holston River.
With the school year inching closer for districts across the region, tens of thousands of students and parents are getting ready for the first day of school.
When children are looking to turn things around in life, it is important for them to have the support of a friend and mentor.
Sullivan County District Attorney General Barry Staubus requested the TBI investigation after receiving information on possible election irregularities during the May election.
BLOUNTVILLE — According to unofficial results posted by the Sullivan County Election Commission, with all precincts reporting, Bluff City and Bristol incumbents have fended off challengers in each city’s elections on Tuesday.