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Sports

Vols find allies from an unlikely fan base against Missouri

Vols find allies from an unlikely fan base against MissouriAll eyes are Knoxville with three fan bases taking sides. Plenty of folks in Athens, Georgia are going to be rooting for the Vols too.
  • Sports
  • 15 hours, 47 minutes ago
Nation

Churches offering Ferguson protestors sanctuary

Churches offering Ferguson protestors sanctuaryChurches and buildings across the St. Louis area will open their doors as safe spaces for protestors and anyone who wants a peaceful place to gather their thoughts. There will also be medics, therapists and first aid supplies.
  • Nation
  • 1 hour, 37 minutes ago
Local

One killed, one injured in Blount County crash

One killed, one injured in Blount County crashThe Blount County Sheriff's Office said a man in his 30s died after a single car crash overnight.
  • Local
  • 1 hour ago
Local

Knox Co. needs help with Wreaths Across America

Knox Co. needs help with Wreaths Across AmericaKnox County Mayor Tim Burchett is teaming up with Wreaths Across America in an effort to raise money to place live wreaths on the graves of veterans buried in Knox County.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 9 minutes ago
Pets

Nearly a dozen bunnies need a home

Nearly a dozen bunnies need a homeYoung-Williams Animal Shelter in Knoxville has nearly a dozen bunnies up for adoption. Visit http://www.young-williams.org/ for more information.
  • Pets
  • 49 minutes ago
Local

Knox Co. Schools official resigns amid misuse of funds allegations

Knox Co. Schools official resigns amid misuse of funds allegationsSuperintendent Jim McIntyre sent an email to school board members confirming Jon Dickl's resignation on Thursday.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 4 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Casual Pint opens in Farragut

Casual Pint opens in FarragutThe seventh location of a local chain specializing in craft beer opened Friday in Farragut.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 13 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

Randy White again ruled ineligible for office

Randy White again ruled ineligible for officeThe man elected sheriff of Monroe County who was ruled ineligible for office was again denied his POST certification Friday, according to his attorney
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 54 minutes ago
Local

TN legislators push for Haslam to sue over immigration

TN legislators push for Haslam to sue over immigrationRep. Andy Holt and Sen. Mae Beavers want Gov. Haslam to sue the Obama administration over immigration reform.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 37 minutes ago
Food

Tennessee's Thanksgiving dish-- brussels sprouts?

Tennessee's Thanksgiving dish-- brussels sprouts?The New York Times listed Tennessee's signature Thanksgiving dish as roasted brussels sprouts with peanut vinaigrette.
  • Food
  • 18 hours, 42 minutes ago
Nation

Officials: Ferguson area is prepared for protests

Officials: Ferguson area is prepared for protestsCounty executives say they expect level heads and a focus on the long term.
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 12 minutes ago
Local

Canned food used to build holiday sculpture exhibit

Canned food used to build holiday sculpture exhibitSeveral local architects and engineers put their talents to the test as they got in the holiday spirit Friday.
  • Local
  • 17 hours, 10 minutes ago
Crime

Former officers plead guilty in illegal gambling scheme

Former officers plead guilty in illegal gambling schemeRobert Cummings, 61, and Benito Lopez, 62, pleaded guilty to attempting to commit extortion.
  • Crime
  • 21 hours, 18 minutes ago
Nation Now

$100 bill on your windshield? Most likely a scam

$100 bill on your windshield? Most likely a scamStay alert and avoid scams this holiday season by identifying potentially dangerous situations.
  • Nation Now
  • 21 hours, 7 minutes ago
Live at 5 at 4

UT mascot struts in style thanks to talented seamstress

UT mascot struts in style thanks to talented seamstressJill Mayfield uses her seamstress skills to fabricate Smokey's fancier fashion statements known as tuxedos.
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 18 hours, 27 minutes ago
Vols

Justin Worley: Thanks to the fans

Justin Worley: Thanks to the fansRead what Justin has to say about his time as a Vol, what he'll remember most, and why he has no regrets
  • Vols
  • 19 hours, 25 minutes ago
Education

High school students learn forensics in new program

High school students learn forensics in new programFuture forensic experts are learning a thing or two, thanks to a first-of-its kind partnership with the University of Tennessee.
  • Education
  • 13 hours, 23 minutes ago
Live at 5 at 4

Mission of Hope kicks off Christmas drive

Mission of Hope kicks off Christmas driveThe holidays are a special time of year, not only to get together with family and friends, but also a time to help those in need.
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
News

State offers turkey fryers safety tips

State offers turkey fryers safety tipsThe main one is to avoid using outdoor gas-fueled turkey fryers that immerse the turkey in hot oil because officials say they pose a risk for injury.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 5 minutes ago
Money

New stores open at Tanger Outlets in Sevierville

New stores open at Tanger Outlets in SeviervilleNorth Face and Pandora hosted their grand openings on Friday
  • Money
  • 18 hours, 58 minutes ago
Nation

Snow-choked Buffalo faces 'urban floods' as temps rise

Snow-choked Buffalo faces 'urban floods' as temps riseWeekend rain and temperatures near 50 will turn 7-feet of snow into torrents.
  • Nation
  • 22 hours, 59 minutes ago
Nation

Sandy Hook killer carefully planned attack, study says

Sandy Hook killer carefully planned attack, study saysReport says Adam Lanza may have been upset about his mother's plans to leave the area
  • Nation
  • 21 hours, 36 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Weekend brings a little break from the cold

Weekend brings a little break from the coldMild temperatures this weekend with scattered showers tomorrow
  • Local Forecast
  • 28 minutes ago
Elections

TN campaigns ran nearly 23K TV ads in 2014

TN campaigns ran nearly 23K TV ads in 2014Political and issue campaigns ran nearly 23,000 television ads in Tennessee to try to sway voters on races including the U.S. Senate and constitutional amendments
  • Elections
  • 21 hours, 12 minutes ago
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