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Past articles by Zach:

New details in proposed Hard Rock Casino at former Bristol, Va. mall

BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL) — News Channel 11 has learned new details in the proposed plan to bring Hard Rock Casino to the former Bristol Mall. Casino developers confirm to News Channel 11 that the proposed casino would be located in the former Sears store, while the convention center will occupy the two-story Belk location. Plans […] → Read More

Nebraska teen honors late father in senior pictures

Yllescas said she couldn’t be more thankful for the pictures that she will carry with her forever. → Read More

Manna Bagel Bakery & Cafe closing its doors for good Friday

BRISTOL, Tenn (WJHL) — A popular downtown Bristol, Tennessee business has announced it will close its doors. Brenda Borsch, owner of Manna Bagel Bakery & Cafe confirmed to News Channel 11 that the business will close on Friday. Currently, Borsch is under negotiations with another individual to purchase the business, although details of those negotiations […] → Read More

Crews on scene of active structure fire in Kingsport

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) -- Fire crews are currently on scene of an active structure fire in Kingsport, according to dispatch. → Read More

Johnson County suspect wanted for rape apprehended

JOHNSON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) -- The man wanted for rape charges in Johnson County, who had been on the run has been apprehended, according to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office. → Read More

Kingsport Police investigating shooting at Stonecrest Apartments

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) -- A shooting is under investigation tonight at a Kingsport apartment complex. → Read More

New details in planned Virginia expansion for The Pinnacle

WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA (WJHL) -- Steve Johnson, the developer of The Pinnacle retail development in Bristol, Tennessee is prepared to develop his property near Interstate 81's Exit 1 in Washington County, Virginia. → Read More

Person killed by train in Scott County, Virginia

SCOTT COUNTY, VA (WJHL) -- An investigation remains ongoing tonight after a person was hit and killed by the train in the Clinchport community of Scott County, Virginia. → Read More

Science Hill High School students to receive identification badges Tuesday

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) -- When students return to class at Science Hill High School Tuesday, they'll receive new identification badges. → Read More

Bristol Virginia Police searching for missing man

BRISTOL, VA (WJHL) -- Police in Bristol, Virginia are asking for your help in locating a missing man. Robert Hurd, 87, was last seen by his son around 1:30 p.m. this afternoon at his home on Meadowcrest Drive. Hurd was last seen wearing a long sleeve flannel shirt, black slacks, black orthopedic Velcro shoes and a lightweight gray jacket. → Read More

Science Hill High School students to receive identification badges

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) -- Students at Science Hill High School in Johnson City will receive identification badges. → Read More

Car fire shuts down Interstate 26 in Kingsport

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) -- A car fire is impacting traffic on Interstate 26 in Kingsport. → Read More

Tri-Cities Christian reveals plans temporary location

BLOUNTVILLE, TN (WJHL) -- More than three weeks after record breaking snow slammed the region, a local school has revealed where its temporary classrooms will be. → Read More

Man hit and killed along Lee Highway in Washington County, VA identified

WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA (WJHL) -- A man hit and killed Tuesday night along Lee Highway in Washington County, Virginia has been identified by Virginia State Police → Read More

Gate City man killed in Scott County, VA crash

SCOTT COUNTY, VA (WJHL) -- A man is dead after a crash Tuesday in Scott County, Virginia. → Read More

At Home to open location on former K-Mart property in Johnson City

JOHNSON CITY TN (WJHL) -- Another retailer will be joining Hobby Lobby at the former K-Mart property in Johnson City. → Read More

Relocation permit request for Dharma Pharmaceuticals denied by Virginia Pharmacy Board

BRISTOL, VA (WJHL) -- The Virginia Board of Pharmacy has denied a relocation request from Dharma Pharmaceuticals, but gave final approval to the company to grow and process CBD oil. → Read More

Person struck by vehicle along Lee Highway in Washington County, VA

WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA (WJHL) -- A deadly crash remains under investigation tonight in Washington County, Virginia. → Read More

Water main break closes road in Sullivan County

SULLIVAN COUNTY, TN (WJHL) -- A water main break has closed a road in Sullivan County. → Read More

Bristol, TN City Council to hold public meeting about Ballad Health trauma changes

BRISTOL, TN (WJHL) -- Bristol Tennessee City Council will hold a public meeting about Ballad Health's plans to change trauma and emergency care services in the region. → Read More