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(GREENEVILLE) – A man is arrested in Greeneville after acting erratically…

Officers say Thomas Hankins was walking in and out of Andrew Johnson Highway, near the Applebee’s. When officers get to him and get out of the car, Hankins allegedly pulled down his shorts and exposed his genitals in full view of the public. Officers then took Hankins into custody.

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(GREENEVILLE) – A man is arrested in Greeneville after acting erratically.
Officers say Thomas Hankins was walking in and out of Andrew Johnson Highway, near the Applebee’s.
When officers get to him and get out of the car, Hankins allegedly pulled down his shorts and exposed his genitals in full view of the public. Officers then took Hankins into custody.

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(KINGSPORT) — Kingsport begins its annual leaf collection service…

It continues through Jan. 15…beginning on the western side of town, moving eastward as the days and weeks go on. Each year, the city aims to go through each neighborhood about 10 times, collecting around 2,000 tons of leaves. Crews pick up leaves raked to the curb, working six routes throughout the city.

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(KINGSPORT) — Kingsport begins its annual leaf collection service.
It continues through Jan. 15…beginning on the western side of town, moving eastward as the days and weeks go on.
Each year, the city aims to go through each neighborhood about 10 times, collecting around 2,000 tons of leaves. Crews pick up leaves raked to the curb, working six routes throughout the city.

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(SULLIVAN COUNTY) – Over a thousand without power in the area.
Officials tell reporters 1,300 people are in the dark in Sullivan County, following a car crash in the area. Appalachian Power crews are affecting repairs.
They hope to have the lights back on by lunch hour.

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(JOHNSON CITY) – Five people are arrested after officers find them inside a ransacked home…

Johnson City Police says Michael Wheelock…Morgan Webb…Kayla Liskey…Jesse Taylor…and Harry Sparks are charged with aggravated burglary to the home on East Maple Street. The investigation continues. They say the home was damaged and suspect the five may have something to do with it.

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(JOHNSON CITY) – Five people are arrested after officers find them inside a ransacked home.
Johnson City Police says Michael Wheelock…Morgan Webb…Kayla Liskey…Jesse Taylor…and Harry Sparks are charged with aggravated burglary to the home on East Maple Street.
The investigation continues. They say the home was damaged and suspect the five may have something to do with it.

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(ELIZABETHTON) — A historic theater in Elizabethton soon will get a much-needed safety upgrade…

City Council members voted to spend about $75,000 to install a fire sprinkler system in the first floor of the Bonnie Kate Theater. The city now owns the aging building on Sycamore Street. A foundation is raising money to restore it. The city hopes to install the second phase of the sprinkler system with grant money that will allow for the project’s completion.

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(ELIZABETHTON) — A historic theater in Elizabethton soon will get a much-needed safety upgrade.
City Council members voted to spend about $75,000 to install a fire sprinkler system in the first floor of the Bonnie Kate Theater.
The city now owns the aging building on Sycamore Street. A foundation is raising money to restore it. The city hopes to install the second phase of the sprinkler system with grant money that will allow for the project’s completion.

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