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Peyton Manning, wife to give $3M to benefit scholarships, UT footballPeyton 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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Knox Schools committee: No discrimination found against boy with autismKnox 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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Efforts to save historic Howard House shift to zoningEfforts 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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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.
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Realtor: Christenberry House sold to area coupleRealtor: 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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Signing of guns-in-parks law prompts reactionSigning 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.
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Rescue crews find body of drowning victimRescue crews find body of drowning victimRescue crews find body of drowning victim
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Knox County Circuit Court clerk fires chief deputyKnox 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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Haslam signs guns-in-parks billHaslam signs guns-in-parks billHaslam signs guns-in-parks bill
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KCS: Bus driver has been removed from route beforeKCS: 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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Garth Brooks set to play four Knoxville concertsGarth Brooks set to play four Knoxville concertsTickets for Garth Brooks' Knoxville concert went on sale at 10 a.m. Friday morning.
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Paula Deen appears at Pigeon Forge restaurant ahead of openingPaula 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.
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8-year-old Ga. boy, parents killed in domestic shooting at gas station8-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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Hard time goes high-tech at Knox jail; contracts for bidHard 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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Mighty in spirit, Love Kitchen's Ellen Turner passes at 87Mighty in spirit, Love Kitchen's Ellen Turner passes at 87Love Kitchen co-founder Ellen Turner passes away
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Knoxville coke dealer gets 27-year prison sentenceKnoxville 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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GSMNP announces synchronous firefly viewing datesGSMNP 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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Man, 29, killed in head-on Knox collisionMan, 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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Despite loss, mission goes on at Love KitchenDespite 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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At least a dozen hurt in stage collapse at Ind. high schoolAt 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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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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Comcast plans to walk away from TWC dealComcast plans to walk away from TWC dealComcast plans to walk away from Time Warner Cable deal, reports say
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Watch for street closures, parking limits downtown for Rossini FestivalWatch 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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Services set for Love Kitchen co-founderServices 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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Astronaut Scott Kelly shows cozy bedroom in spaceAstronaut Scott Kelly shows cozy bedroom in spaceIt looks pretty cozy.
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Area drug task force director fired, DA calls for legal reviewArea drug task force director fired, DA calls for legal reviewThe director of the 8th Judicial District Drug Task Force has been fired following an investigation into the group's practices and protocols.
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Alabama evens series with Lady Vols, 3-1Alabama evens series with Lady Vols, 3-1The Lady Vols drop game two of the series in Tuscaloosa.
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As powdered caffeine grows in popularity, so too does the concern over fatal overdoses. Hospitals all across the country are seeing a rise in people seeking emergency medical attention.
Files reviewed Friday by WBIR show the bus driver who has been removed from her NW Knox route had a chance to improve her performance over the years. April 24, 2015
A Washington state man has invented a machine that extracts beneficial nutrients from old veggies and scraps and turns them into something incredibly useful.
Reality TV star and former Olympian Bruce Jenner spoke about his male-to-female transition for the first time with ABC's Diane Sawyer and said he is a woman.
UT wide receiver Von Pearson has been suspended from all team activities while police investigate a rape allegation. The female said the attack occurred at an off-campus apartment. April 24, 2015
Sevier County tourism is a billion-dollar business. April 24, 2015
Area residents are reacting to Gov. Bill Haslam's decision Friday to sign a law making it OK for gun permit holders to carry their weapons in municipal parks.