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Peyton Manning, wife to give $3M to benefit scholarships, UT football

Peyton Manning, wife to give $3M to benefit scholarships, UT footballPeyton Manning and his wife Ashley will give $3 million to benefit his scholarship endowment as well as University of Tennessee football, the football program announced Friday.
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  • 10 hours, 24 minutes ago
News

Knox Schools committee: No discrimination found against boy with autism

Knox Schools committee: No discrimination found against boy with autismKnox County Schools finds no evidence of discrimination in the case of an autistic boy.
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  • 9 hours, 9 minutes ago
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Efforts to save historic Howard House shift to zoning

Efforts to save historic Howard House shift to zoningPreservation groups are now focusing their efforts on blocking commercial zoning in order to preserve a historic home.
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  • 14 hours, 10 minutes ago
Entertainment

Where do Sevier County tourists come from?

Where do Sevier County tourists come from?With every new attraction built in Sevier County, there no doubt will be a flock of new visitors. Currently, it is the third most-visited county in Tennessee, after Davidson and Shelby.
  • Entertainment
  • 10 hours, 15 minutes ago
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Realtor: Christenberry House sold to area couple

Realtor: Christenberry House sold to area coupleA local couple closed on the house widely known as the Christenberry House on Friday for $835,000, according to Rich Tierney, owner and principal broker of Sequoyah Hills Realty. He declined to name the buyers but said he'd been working with them for months.
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  • 11 hours, 40 minutes ago
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Signing of guns-in-parks law prompts reaction

Signing of guns-in-parks law prompts reactionThe law goes into effect immediately, and blocks any local bans barring permit holders from carrying guns in parks.
  • Local
  • 9 hours, 34 minutes ago
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Rescue crews find body of drowning victim

Rescue crews find body of drowning victimRescue crews find body of drowning victim
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
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Knox County Circuit Court clerk fires chief deputy

Knox County Circuit Court clerk fires chief deputyKnox County Circuit Court Clerk Cathy Shanks has terminated her chief deputy as of Friday afternoon.
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  • 15 hours, 39 minutes ago
In Session

Haslam signs guns-in-parks bill

Haslam signs guns-in-parks billHaslam signs guns-in-parks bill
  • In Session
  • 14 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

KCS: Bus driver has been removed from route before

KCS: Bus driver has been removed from route beforeMore information is emerging about the school bus driver Knox County Schools removed from her route.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Life

Garth Brooks set to play four Knoxville concerts

Garth Brooks set to play four Knoxville concertsTickets for Garth Brooks' Knoxville concert went on sale at 10 a.m. Friday morning.
  • Life
  • 13 hours, 56 minutes ago
Life

Paula Deen appears at Pigeon Forge restaurant ahead of opening

Paula Deen appears at Pigeon Forge restaurant ahead of opening(WBIR - PIGEON FORGE) - Celebrity Chef Paula Deen's restaurant at The Island in Pigeon Forge opens Monday. But Paula couldn't wait until then.
  • Life
  • 15 hours, 5 minutes ago
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8-year-old Ga. boy, parents killed in domestic shooting at gas station

8-year-old Ga. boy, parents killed in domestic shooting at gas stationWHITFIELD COUNTY, GA. - An 8-year-old boy and his parent are dead after what appears to have been a domestic shooting at a North Georgia gas station.
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  • 14 hours, 31 minutes ago
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Hard time goes high-tech at Knox jail; contracts for bid

Hard time goes high-tech at Knox jail; contracts for bidContracts for a series of high tech services at the Knox County Detention Facility are about to be up for grabs.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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Mighty in spirit, Love Kitchen's Ellen Turner passes at 87

Mighty in spirit, Love Kitchen's Ellen Turner passes at 87Love Kitchen co-founder Ellen Turner passes away
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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Knoxville coke dealer gets 27-year prison sentence

Knoxville coke dealer gets 27-year prison sentenceA convicted Knoxville cocaine dealer was ordered to serve a 27-year prison sentence Friday.
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  • 16 hours ago
Life

GSMNP announces synchronous firefly viewing dates

GSMNP announces synchronous firefly viewing datesThe Great Smoky Mountains National Park announced Friday the dates for the annual synchronous fireflies viewing event: June 2 through June 9.
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  • 20 hours, 33 minutes ago
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Man, 29, killed in head-on Knox collision

Man, 29, killed in head-on Knox collisionA 29-year-old Knoxville man was killed Thursday night in a head-on crash with another vehicle on Weaver Road in the Powell area, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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Despite loss, mission goes on at Love Kitchen

Despite loss, mission goes on at Love KitchenOne of its co-founders may be gone, but the mission continues at the Love Kitchen on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in East Knoxville.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Nation

At least a dozen hurt in stage collapse at Ind. high school

At least a dozen hurt in stage collapse at Ind. high schoolStudents at Westfield High School were performing a concert when the stage collapsed.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
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Ellen Turner's family remembers their 'angel'

Ellen Turner's family remembers their 'angel'KNOXVILLE -- "Although we lost an angel on Earth, heaven has gained a beautiful angel," Ellen Turner's great-nephew Jacoby Yarbro said hours after learning the woman so close to him passed away.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Money

Comcast plans to walk away from TWC deal

Comcast plans to walk away from TWC dealComcast plans to walk away from Time Warner Cable deal, reports say
  • Money
  • 23 hours, 59 minutes ago
Entertainment

Watch for street closures, parking limits downtown for Rossini Festival

Watch for street closures, parking limits downtown for Rossini FestivalThe city will close a number of streets to make way for Rossini Festival, centered on Market Square and Gay Street. It will also erect some no-parking zones that motorists need to be aware of.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Services set for Love Kitchen co-founder

Services set for Love Kitchen co-founderServices have been set for Ellen Turner, Love Kitchen co-founder, who died late Wednesday night.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
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