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Fentress - Cumberland

High school JROTC program garners national attention

High school JROTC program garners national attentionStudents from Clarkrange High School are bringing their team to the top of the nation.
  • Fentress - Cumberland
  • 8 hours, 55 minutes ago
News

Zebra mussels invading Tennessee lakes

Zebra mussels invading Tennessee lakesWildlife officials say an invasive species is now in another major East Tennessee lake, threatening the ecosystem.
  • News
  • 13 hours, 47 minutes ago
World

2014: The year in pictures

2014: The year in picturesA plane flies over the Bardarbunga volcano on Sept. 14 on Iceland.spewing lava and smoke in southeast Iceland.
  • World
  • 20 hours, 30 minutes ago
East Knoxville

Homeowner fires gun during reported attempted burglary

Homeowner fires gun during reported attempted burglaryKCSO is investigating a reported attempted burglary in East Knox County Friday night.
  • East Knoxville
  • 4 hours, 49 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

KCSO searching for suspect in pharmacy robbery

KCSO searching for suspect in pharmacy robberyThe Knox County Sheriff's Office is looking for the person responsible for robbing a pharmacy.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 5 hours, 13 minutes ago
News

Hitting the road for the holidays? Check traffic first!

Hitting the road for the holidays? Check traffic first!Get the latest road conditions and traffic delays on the WBIR traffic page
  • News
  • 13 hours, 57 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Light rain precipitation moves through Saturday AM ...

Light rain precipitation moves through Saturday AM ...Light rain precipitation moves through Saturday AM, then improving into Sunday.
  • Local Forecast
  • 7 hours, 56 minutes ago
Sevierville - Sevier

Kodak-Northview VFD receives new fire engine

Kodak-Northview VFD receives new fire engineThe Kodak Volunteer Fire Department received a new fire engine Friday.
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 5 hours, 48 minutes ago
People

Angel Tree grants 1,600 kids' Christmas wishes

Angel Tree grants 1,600 kids' Christmas wishesMore than 1,600 kids will have Christmas presents this year thanks to the community's generosity.
  • People
  • 16 hours, 19 minutes ago
Sevierville - Sevier

Firefighters want to help family who lost everything in fire

Firefighters want to help family who lost everything in fireA family of eight is without a home for the holidays after a fire destroyed their house.
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 14 hours, 12 minutes ago
Football

Vols add another running back to 2015 class

Vols add another running back to 2015 classButch Jones added another back to the Vols' stable for the 2015 season, receiving a commitment from RB Kendall Bussey.
  • Football
  • 8 hours ago
Local

Centro Hispano provides explanation for legal US status

Centro Hispano provides explanation for legal US statusCentro Hispano Friday offered insight into the process undocumented immigrants will have to get temporary legal status.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 10 minutes ago
North Knoxville

UPDATE: Another man arrested in Halls man's death

UPDATE: Another man arrested in Halls man's deathKCSO has arrested two men, one of whom is a juvenile, in the death of a man in a Halls apartment complex Wednesday.
  • North Knoxville
  • 12 hours, 15 minutes ago
In Session

State Senate GOP leader Bill Ketron has cancer

State Senate GOP leader Bill Ketron has cancerState Senate Republican Caucus Chairman Bill Ketron announced Thursday he has been diagnosed with cancer.
  • In Session
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Traffic

Road construction shouldn't slow your holiday travels

Road construction shouldn't slow your holiday travelsTDOT has halted road construction for the the Christmas and New Year's holidays.
  • Traffic
  • 13 hours, 59 minutes ago
Nation

Police stop pursuing nearly 79,000 fugitives

Police stop pursuing nearly 79,000 fugitivesAccused rapists, murderers are allowed to escape, and the victims aren't told
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Nation Now

Staples says breach affects 1.2M cards

Staples says breach affects 1.2M cardsStaples announced Friday that more than one million people may have had their personal data stolen by hackers.
  • Nation Now
  • 11 hours, 46 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Cumberland Ave. redesign project delayed again

Cumberland Ave. redesign project delayed againOnly one company submitted a bid to perform the work, and at $25 million dollars, it was well over the city's projected $11 million dollar budget.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 10 hours, 9 minutes ago
Vols

No. 7 Stanford, No. 11 Lady Vols in unfamiliar positions

No. 7 Stanford, No. 11 Lady Vols in unfamiliar positionsStanford and Tennessee are facing off with neither of these traditional women's basketball powers ranked in the top five.
  • Vols
  • 15 hours, 52 minutes ago
News

Starting in 2015, WBIR will change its alert system

Starting in 2015, WBIR will change its alert systemThat means if you are signed up for WBIR text messages, you will no longer receive them.
  • News
  • 17 hours, 24 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Morristown traffic cam citations drop dramatically

Morristown traffic cam citations drop dramaticallyCitations from traffic cameras are down more than 55% in Morristown, and police say that's a sign they are working.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 15 hours, 9 minutes ago
Personal

Review: $12 fitness tracker is here, and it's worth a look

Review: $12 fitness tracker is here, and it's worth a lookEarly adopters will find set-up and syncing issues, but Pivotal Tracker 1 is a nice band.
  • Personal
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Nation

Listeria outbreak from caramel apples has killed four

Listeria outbreak from caramel apples has killed fourAt least 28 people have been sickened and 26 have been hospitalized.
  • Nation
  • 16 hours, 59 minutes ago
Crime

'Not a monster': Parents of accused Aurora shooter plead for his life

'Not a monster': Parents of accused Aurora shooter plead for his lifeIn a letter to prosecutors released Friday, the parents of accused Aurora movie theater killer James Holmes are asking for his life to be spared.
  • Crime
  • 18 hours, 7 minutes ago
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