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Life

Ministry offers girls a prom night fit for a princess -- for free

Ministry offers girls a prom night fit for a princess -- for freeDozens of East Tennessee girls are ready for the prom night of their dreams -- thanks to a local ministry.
  • Life
  • 34 minutes ago
News

TEMA: Storm toll back up to 30; Haslam to seek federal disaster dollars

TEMA: Storm toll back up to 30; Haslam to seek federal disaster dollarsA Bledsoe County man's overnight death from hypothermia has moved the state's death toll from ongoing bad weather back up to 30.
  • News
  • 23 hours, 54 minutes ago
News

Taco Bell's newest test: Cap'n Crunch donut holes

Taco Bell's newest test: Cap'n Crunch donut holesTaco Bell is testing warm donuts holes covered in Cap'n Crunch's Crunch Berries cereal
  • News
  • 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
News

Dog dies in early morning house fire

Dog dies in early morning house fireA large dog died in a house fire in northwest Knoxville while its owner was away.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

Powell teachers make sure their students get fed

Powell teachers make sure their students get fedAfter 2 weeks out of school, teachers volunteered to pack backpacks of food to the neediest students
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 9 minutes ago
Vols

UT and Florida, both slumping, meet Saturday

UT and Florida, both slumping, meet SaturdayThe two-day turnaround is the shortest of conference play for the Vols. The Gators should have the fresher legs — they last played at Missouri on Tuesday night, a 64-52 loss.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Vols

UT President to trustees: Lady Vols change not up for debate

UT President to trustees: Lady Vols change not up for debateIn November, the university announced that all UT athletic programs, both men's and women's, would be branded with the Power T and simply called Volunteers
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  • 1 day ago
Pets

Knox County could see animal welfare ordinance

Knox County could see animal welfare ordinanceA Knoxville man is taking action after seeing a neighbor's dog left outside in the recent freezing temperatures.
  • Pets
  • 22 hours, 23 minutes ago
Life

Once hobbled TN steer outfitted with prosthetic foot

Once hobbled TN steer outfitted with prosthetic footDudley, the good-natured steer who lost a foot after it became tangled in bailing twine last year, has a new, permanent prosthesis.
  • Life
  • 9 hours, 4 minutes ago
News

National Weather Service needs more trained spotters

National Weather Service needs more trained spottersMeteorologists with the National Weather Service in Morristown say these past two weeks of winter weather are a reminder of how important it is to have enough trained spotters.
  • News
  • 18 hours, 28 minutes ago
Local

New system to help prevent wrongful arrests in Knox Co

New system to help prevent wrongful arrests in Knox CoLocal leaders have put together a blueprint designed to streamline the criminal justice process so that authorities do not wrongly arrest residents
  • Local
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Weather

Nashville may change how they close schools for weather

Nashville may change how they close schools for weatherMetro Schools had its fair share of aggravated parents in the past week as icy conditions in parts of Davidson County created district-wide closures.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
News

Purina sued over chemicals in Beneful dog food

Purina sued over chemicals in Beneful dog foodThe Purina dog food company is being sued over ingredients contained in its "Beneful" product line.
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  • 1 day ago
TV

'Star Trek' icon Leonard Nimoy dies at age 83

'Star Trek' icon Leonard Nimoy dies at age 83Veteran actor was known for playing Mr. Spock on TV and in movies.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Power outages on Cumberland Plateau drop to 5,400

Power outages on Cumberland Plateau drop to 5,400Power outage numbers on the Cumberland Plateau continue to drop, but 6,100 people in several counties are entering their 6th day without heat. The Plateau suffered massive outages beginning Saturday when an ice storm struck, with more than 35,000 without power.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 13 minutes ago
Local

KPD resumes 'normal operations' after barrage of winter storms

KPD resumes 'normal operations' after barrage of winter stormsAs of noon Friday, the Knoxville Police Department resumed normal operations.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Crime

7 dead, 1 injured in door-to-door shootings in rural Missouri

7 dead, 1 injured in door-to-door shootings in rural MissouriSeven people were shot to death and another injured at six crime scenes in south-central Missouri.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local Forecast

WARM UP: Highs in the 50s this week

WARM UP: Highs in the 50s this weekIt is another very cold morning, although not as cold as some recent mornings have been. The clouds actually act as a blanket and keep the temperatures a bit warmer.
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  • 3 hours, 44 minutes ago
News

10-digit dialing starts Saturday in Middle Tenn.

10-digit dialing starts Saturday in Middle Tenn.All calls dialed from the 615 area code will require 10 digits to be completed a month before an entirely new area code could first be implemented in the same region.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Sports

Vandy coach apologizes for verbally berating player

Vandy coach apologizes for verbally berating playerKevin Stallings angry that Wade Baldwin mocked Vols after win
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
NBA

Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, dies at 86

Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, dies at 86Earl Lloyd, the first black player in NBA history, died Thursday. He was 86.
  • NBA
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Knox County Triage Response Teams go where fire engines can't

Knox County Triage Response Teams go where fire engines can'tMany emergency responders throughout East Tennessee have been working hours and hours of overtime during these past two weeks in order to keep people safe.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
News

US Postal Service wants help clearing path to mailboxes

US Postal Service wants help clearing path to mailboxesThe USPS wants your help clearing ice, snow, slush, and debris that prevents letter carriers from reaching mailboxes.
  • News
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Nation

Discovery of dead mom may have sparked Mo. killing spree

Discovery of dead mom may have sparked Mo. killing spreeAt least 4 of the victims were cousins of the suspected gunman, who authorities said killed himself in his pickup.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
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