Good afternoon from News Channel 11.
It's Josh Smith.
Just a reminder: be weather alert today and through tomorrow. Strong, maybe severe storms are possible today but especially in the morning and afternoon hours Thursday. Chief Meteorologist Mark Reynolds will have the latest information.
Greeneville physician Dr. Robert Locklear appeared in court today, one day after he was arrested on charges of possessing crack cocaine. News Channel 11's David McAvoy was in court for Locklear's hearing this morning. He'll let you know what happened.
A manhunt in Johnson County now extends across the state. Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations added Richard Shane Mabe to its “Most Wanted List.” Mabe is accused of shooting two people near Mountain City, and he's considered to be armed and dangerous. I've included his photo in this email. Call 1-800-TBI-FIND if you see man.
We found out today that U.S. Solutions, Inc. in Bristol, Tennessee will hire 128 new people as part of an expansion project. Clear here to see the story on WJHL.com where there's a link on how to apply.
These are just a few of the stories we'll have for you on News Channel 11 starting at 5 p.m..
Oh – and thanks to all the great folks who've “liked” the WJHL news Facebook page. Today, we topped 14,000!