Most Popular Stories - WNCT

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • April Mugshots

    April Mugshots

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:48:25 GMT
    James SiebenthalJames Siebenthal
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
  • Operation Salt Vegas: Federal agents serve meth warrants in southwest VA, northeast TN

    Operation Salt Vegas: Federal agents serve meth warrants in southwest VA, northeast TN

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:39 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:39:44 GMT
    Federal investigators served dozens of warrants on individuals in southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee. Agents call the investigation “Operation Salt Vegas”.
    Federal investigators served dozens of warrants on individuals in southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee. Agents call the investigation “Operation Salt Vegas”.
  • MOST WANTED ROUNDUP: arrests continue days after broadcast

    MOST WANTED ROUNDUP: arrests continue days after broadcast

    Friday, November 29 2013 10:55 AM EST2013-11-29 15:55:47 GMT
    Ten suspects have been arrested thanks to viewer tips during News Channel 11's 90-minute blitz to get crime off the streets.
    Ten suspects have been arrested thanks to viewer tips during News Channel 11's 90-minute blitz to get crime off the streets.
  • Boy electrocuted while swimming in backyard pool; pool light to blame

    Boy electrocuted while swimming in backyard pool; pool light to blame

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:41:43 GMT
    A 7-year-old Florida boy was electrocuted and died after swimming in the family's pool. Calder Sloan was swimming with another boy Sunday. The other boy felt a tingle soon after they got in the water
    A 7-year-old Florida boy was electrocuted and died after swimming in the family's pool. Calder Sloan was swimming with another boy Sunday. The other boy felt a tingle soon after they got in the water
  • JCPD arrest woman who attempted to pass forged check at Eastman Credit Union

    JCPD arrest woman who attempted to pass forged check at Eastman Credit Union

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:08:36 GMT
    Anya M. CombsAnya M. Combs

    Johnson City Police Department officers have arrested a woman who reportedly tried to pass a forged check at a local bank.

    Johnson City Police Department officers have arrested a woman who reportedly tried to pass a forged check at a local bank.

  • March Mugshots

    March Mugshots

    Monday, April 7 2014 12:49 PM EDT2014-04-07 16:49:38 GMT
    Michelle Marie Bussiere was arrested last week and charged with identity theft, forgery, theft under $500, among other charges.  (Source: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office)Michelle Marie Bussiere was arrested last week and charged with identity theft, forgery, theft under $500, among other charges. (Source: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office)
    This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. 
    This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. 
  • Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

    Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

    April 18, 2014 07:19 AM 2014-04-18 12:19:00 GMT
    A mother was shocked to discover the odor she'd smelled was a dead body underneath the deck of her Knoxville home.
    A mother was shocked to discover the odor she'd smelled was a dead body underneath the deck of her Knoxville home.
  • Miley Cyrus ill, postpones US tour, resumes in August

    Miley Cyrus ill, postpones US tour, resumes in August

    NEW YORK (AP) - Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August. Cyrus' representative tells The Associated Press on Friday that the singer will resume the U.S. tour Aug. 1 in Uniondale, N.Y. The new dates will include seven rescheduled shows and two additional stops. The European leg of the tour is still scheduled to kick off May 2 in Amsterdam. Cyrus' rep says the singer suffered from a sinus ...
    NEW YORK (AP) - Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August. Cyrus' representative tells The Associated Press on Friday that the singer will resume the U.S. tour Aug. 1 in Uniondale, N.Y. The new dates will include seven rescheduled shows and two additional stops. The European leg of the tour is still scheduled to kick off May 2 in Amsterdam. Cyrus' rep says the singer suffered from a sinus ...
  • 2 Southern states deny thousands of license plates each year

    2 Southern states deny thousands of license plates each year

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:59:44 GMT
    We've all seen the personalized license plates that are tough to figure out. In fact, license plates must meet a certain standard. And, they must make it past a special group of DMV workers who sort
    We've all seen the personalized license plates that are tough to figure out. In fact, license plates must meet a certain standard. And, they must make it past a special group of DMV workers who sort
  • Stateline Drive-In Theater offers free movie admission for opening weekend

    Stateline Drive-In Theater offers free movie admission for opening weekend

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:59 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:59:35 GMT
    Courtesy of Stateline Drive-In Theater's Facebook pageCourtesy of Stateline Drive-In Theater's Facebook page
    If you’re looking for some outdoor entertainment for your family this weekend, the Stateline Drive-In Theater on Highway 19E in Elizabethton will be showing a free movie tonight through Sunday.
    If you’re looking for some outdoor entertainment for your family this weekend, the Stateline Drive-In Theater on Highway 19E in Elizabethton will be showing a free movie tonight through Sunday.
  • Burned dog named 'Hope' faces months of treatment

    Burned dog named 'Hope' faces months of treatment

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:41 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:41:11 GMT
    Hope is being treated at Tampa's BluePearl Veterinary. April 15 photo courtesy BluePearlHope is being treated at Tampa's BluePearl Veterinary. April 15 photo courtesy BluePearl
    Hope, the tough little mixed-breed dog that won the hearts of many after surviving a horrific act of abuse, could have to undergo months of treatment after she is released from 24-hour intensive care.
    Hope, the tough little mixed-breed dog that won the hearts of many after surviving a horrific act of abuse, could have to undergo months of treatment after she is released from 24-hour intensive care.
  • Baby born in motel bathtub in critical condition

    Baby born in motel bathtub in critical condition

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:45 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:45:32 GMT
    Crystal Hassel (Marion County mugshot)Crystal Hassel (Marion County mugshot)
    An infant is in critical condition days after his mother says she gave birth in an Ocala motel bathtub while on a crack cocaine binge.
    An infant is in critical condition days after his mother says she gave birth in an Ocala motel bathtub while on a crack cocaine binge.
  • 191st Peters Hollow Egg Fight scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday

    191st Peters Hollow Egg Fight scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:37:48 GMT
    A Carter County Easter tradition celebrates its 191st year this weekend.
    A Carter County Easter tradition celebrates its 191st year this weekend.
  • Greene Co. residents raise questions, concerns about US Nitrogen plant

    Greene Co. residents raise questions, concerns about US Nitrogen plant

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:54:37 GMT
    Greene County residents gathers to voice concerns about US Nitrogen and its impact on the environment. Greene County residents gathers to voice concerns about US Nitrogen and its impact on the environment.
    People are raising questions and concerns involving a new plant nearing completion in Greene County. The new facility is located in the 400 block of Pottertown Road in Greene County and will include the Nolichuckey River as a vital part of plant operations.
    People are raising questions and concerns involving a new plant nearing completion in Greene County. The new facility is located in the 400 block of Pottertown Road in Greene County and will include the Nolichuckey River as a vital part of plant operations.
  • E-cigarettes banned in L.A. public places starting Saturday

    E-cigarettes banned in L.A. public places starting Saturday

    Smoking electronic cigarettes in many Los Angeles public places will be illegal starting Saturday.That includes bars, restaurants, and clubs.
    Smoking electronic cigarettes in many Los Angeles public places will be illegal starting Saturday.That includes bars, restaurants, and clubs.
  • Bill would punish drug-using pregnant women

    Bill would punish drug-using pregnant women

    Saturday, April 19 2014 3:10 AM EDT2014-04-19 07:10:14 GMT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Opponents of a Tennessee bill that would punish pregnant women who abuse narcotics say it will have the unintended consequence of hurting the very people it's supposed to protect: the babies.

    Health organizations and women's rights advocates have called on Gov. Bill Haslam to veto a bill that would allow women to be charged with assault if they abuse narcotics while pregnant and then give birth to a
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Opponents of a Tennessee bill that would punish pregnant women who abuse narcotics say it will have the unintended consequence of hurting the very people it's supposed to protect: the babies.

    Health organizations and women's rights advocates have called on Gov. Bill Haslam to veto a bill that would allow women to be charged with assault if they abuse narcotics while pregnant and then give birth to a

  • Man Accused Of Choking Wife After "Fed Up" With Shopping

    Man Accused Of Choking Wife After "Fed Up" With Shopping

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:51:58 GMT
    An 81-year-old West Virginia man is accused of choking his wife.An 81-year-old West Virginia man is accused of choking his wife.
    State police say Ralph Ross told them he "lost it" and was "fed up" with shopping at a Wal-Mart with his wife Mary. Police say Ross pushed a shopping cart into the electric cart his wife was using, then choked and shook her.
    State police say Ralph Ross told them he "lost it" and was "fed up" with shopping at a Wal-Mart with his wife Mary. Police say Ross pushed a shopping cart into the electric cart his wife was using, then choked and shook her.
Powered by WorldNow

3221 South Evans Street
Greenville N.C. 27834

Telephone: 252.355.8500
Fax: 252.355.8568
Email: newsdesk@wnct.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.