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McMinn - Monroe

State hosts job fair in Vonore Wednesday

State hosts job fair in Vonore WednesdayJobs4TN's job fair is from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Tellico West Conference Center.
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 1 hour, 48 minutes ago
World

More than 200 skeletons found below Paris store

More than 200 skeletons found below Paris storeFounded in the 12th century, the hospital was demolished at the end of the 18th century.
  • World
  • 0 minutes ago
News

Man admits robbing 13 area restaurants, shooting Hardee's manager

Man admits robbing 13 area restaurants, shooting Hardee's managerA Knoxville man is admitting he committed 13 area robberies, including a 2009 daylight holdup of a Hardee's restaurant off Western Avenue in which he shot the manager.
  • News
  • 12 hours, 52 minutes ago
News

Knoxville City Council approves works near Marble Alley lofts

Knoxville City Council approves works near Marble Alley loftsKNOXVILLE -- The city of Knoxville is moving forward with several key investment projects.
  • News
  • 11 hours, 25 minutes ago
Nation

Ga. police officer fatally shot by suspect in ambush

Ga. police officer fatally shot by suspect in ambushPolice responded to a "shots fired" call early Wednesday morning
  • Nation
  • 4 hours, 32 minutes ago
Life

Cat Island: Felines outnumber humans on Japanese island

Cat Island: Felines outnumber humans on Japanese islandAn army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one.
  • Life
  • 2 hours, 7 minutes ago
News

KCS advocates for healthy school lunches

KCS advocates for healthy school lunchesSome Knox County students and nutritionists are defending national school nutrition standards in response to a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday where thousands worked to lighten or repeal the rules.
  • News
  • 11 hours, 43 minutes ago
News

Perfect score: several Knox County students ace the ACT

Perfect score: several Knox County students ace the ACTLess than one-tenth of 1-percent of the students who take the ACT earn a perfect score. But, one Knox County School saw several students score the ACT's top grade.
  • News
  • 11 hours, 46 minutes ago
News

Lawmakers learn more about 'Right to Try' legislation

Lawmakers learn more about 'Right to Try' legislationTennessee lawmakers are considering a bill that would give terminally ill patients access to medicines that are not yet FDA approved.
  • News
  • 15 hours, 28 minutes ago
News

Sheriff: Morristown man found with 3 pounds of meth, $78K

Sheriff: Morristown man found with 3 pounds of meth, $78KA Morristown man who authorities sought to stop Tuesday as part of a drug investigation faces drug and weapons charges after being found with 3 pounds of methamphetamine and $78,000 in cash, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office.
  • News
  • 11 hours, 55 minutes ago
News

Middle TN couple says Native American tribe will not allow surgery for sick child

Middle TN couple says Native American tribe will not allow surgery for sick childA Franklin couple is fighting a reservation in Washington state for custody of a sick child.
  • News
  • 12 hours, 42 minutes ago
News

Council advances zoning change to block swingers club move

Council advances zoning change to block swingers club moveDozens of opponents to a swingers club trying to move to Madison flooded the Metro Council meeting Tuesday to rally against the club and to support a zoning change to block it from opening.
  • News
  • 12 hours, 27 minutes ago
Local

Attorney: Man in jail beating expected to sue KCSO

Attorney: Man in jail beating expected to sue KCSOLawyer suggest client was beaten more than once.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 56 minutes ago
Nation

Petraeus reaches plea deal with Justice Dept.

Petraeus reaches plea deal with Justice Dept.Petraeus resigned as CIA director after his affair with his biographer became known.
  • Nation
  • 16 hours, 24 minutes ago
News

3-year-old shoots toddler brother in head

3-year-old shoots toddler brother in headNASHVILLE - Police say a 3-year-old Coffee County boy has shot his 18-month-old brother in the head.
  • News
  • 12 hours, 47 minutes ago
Local

Knoxville Police Advisory and Review Committee improving police-civilian relations

Knoxville Police Advisory and Review Committee improving police-civilian relationsFollowing a six-month investigation, the U.S. Department of Justice concluded police in Ferguson, Mo. have a pattern of violating citizens' civil rights - especially black residents.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 32 minutes ago
News

Court: Convicted Barley's killer should be retried on kidnapping counts

Court: Convicted Barley's killer should be retried on kidnapping countsA state appellate court is sending a convicted murderer back to be retried on especially aggravated kidnapping charges that were part of his 2011 Knox County Criminal Court trial.
  • News
  • 13 hours, 24 minutes ago
News

Helen Ross McNabb Center honors couple for service

Helen Ross McNabb Center honors couple for serviceSpirit Award recognizes outstanding contributions to the non-profit dedicated to mental health
  • News
  • 16 hours, 45 minutes ago
News

Chief Magistrate Brown to resign April 10

Chief Magistrate Brown to resign April 10Knox County Commission will fill vacancy few weeks later
  • News
  • 19 hours, 4 minutes ago
News

Winter storms leave lingering car problems

Winter storms leave lingering car problemsWinter storms leave lingering problems for cars
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  • 15 hours, 10 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Whole Foods set to open March 24

Whole Foods set to open March 24After months of anticipation, we now know when Whole Foods plans to open.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 1 day ago
Local

Knoxville police uniforms are getting a new look

Knoxville police uniforms are getting a new lookKnoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch unveiled the new shoulder patch for the department's uniforms late Tuesday morning.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 41 minutes ago
Nation Now

We are genetically more like our fathers, study finds

We are genetically more like our fathers, study findsLike father, like son and like daughter.
  • Nation Now
  • 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
Washington

House funds Homeland Security without immigration riders

House funds Homeland Security without immigration ridersThe bill passed by the House does not derail President Obama's immigration orders.
  • Washington
  • 19 hours, 58 minutes ago
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