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Posted on: May 17, 2022

K9 Nash joins BTPD

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K9 Nash, a German Shorthair Pointer trained in narcotics detection, has joined the Bristol Tennessee Police Department as Sgt. Joe Newman’s newest partner.

Nash began his life as a police canine with handler Adam Surface of the Seymour Police Dep...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Darrell Meares - Bristol at Work

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As a youngster, Darrell Meares was so intrigued by fire trucks that he would race down the street in search of the giant engines any time he heard the distinct sound of sirens, then standby and watch as those onboard unfurled their hoses and went to work....

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

BTPD to host Summer Kick-Off Celebration

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The Bristol Tennessee Police Department will host a Summer Kick-Off Celebration on Thursday, May 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Haynesfield Elementary School, 201 Bluff City Hwy.  

This family-friendly event will feature hot dogs, chips, drinks, and casu...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Sounds of Summer Concert Series 25th anniversary kickoff set for June 4

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On Saturday, June 4, one of Bristol’s longest-standing music traditions returns as the Sounds of Summer Concert Series kicks off its 25th anniversary season with country super trio Texas Hill.

Band members Craig Wayne Boyd, Adam Wakefield, and Ca...

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