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What you need to know FridayWhat you need to know FridayHere are several stories to follow Friday, Jan. 30, 2015.
- 4 hours, 27 minutes ago
Loudon Co., Lenior City schools closed Friday due to illnessLoudon Co., Lenior City schools closed Friday due to illnessLoudon County Schools and Lenior City Schools are closed Friday due to illness.
- 6 hours, 9 minutes ago
Northbound lanes of I-75 back open after semi crashNorthbound lanes of I-75 back open after semi crashBoth northbound lanes of Interstate 75 are back open after two tractor trailers collided just north of Jellico, past the Kentucky border.
- 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
Cloudy skies with highs reaching upper 30s to lower 40sCloudy skies with highs reaching upper 30s to lower 40sExpect cloudy skies throughout the day. Highs reach upper 30s to lower 40s.
- Local Forecast
- 4 hours, 56 minutes ago
More malls in the U.S. in 'dying status'More malls in the U.S. in 'dying status'Americans are witnessing the demise of traditional malls, including one in East Tennessee.
- 11 hours, 31 minutes ago
Healthy Super Bowl party recipesHealthy Super Bowl party recipesOther than Thanksgiving Day, Super Bowl Sunday is the second biggest day for eating in the U.S.
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Sex offender accused of raping two teens with special needsSex offender accused of raping two teens with special needsA convicted sex offender is back in jail, accused of raping two high school students with special needs.
- Kingston - Harriman - Roane
- 18 hours, 9 minutes ago
People keep pulling the fire alarm in the Patriots' hotelPeople keep pulling the fire alarm in the Patriots' hotelFor the second time in three nights, the New England Patriots were awoken in their hotel by a false fire alarm.
- 4 hours, 1 minute ago
Legislator to propose seat belts in school busesLegislator to propose seat belts in school busesOne Knoxville legislator is working on a bill that would require seatbelts in Tennessee school buses.
- 11 hours, 53 minutes ago
Bill to decriminalize cannabis oil in Tennessee introducedBill to decriminalize cannabis oil in Tennessee introducedAn East Tennessee lawmaker has introduced a bill that would decriminalize the use of cannabis oil for medical use.
- 15 hours, 9 minutes ago
10,000 drivers a day expected to use new Powell bypass10,000 drivers a day expected to use new Powell bypassThe new road will take drivers away from narrow congestion in the heart of the Powell community, from Gill Road directly to Clinton Highway, just south of Beaver Creek Road.
- North Knoxville
- 14 hours, 10 minutes ago
Knoxville man charged with attempted murder in break inKnoxville man charged with attempted murder in break inThe Sevier County Sheriff's Office has charged a man with attempted first degree murder for opening fire during a break in
- Sevierville - Sevier
- 14 hours, 59 minutes ago
East Tennessee lawmaker in support of Haslam's Insure TNEast Tennessee lawmaker in support of Haslam's Insure TNGov. Haslam has found support in the General Assembly for his Insure Tennessee plan before next week's special session.
- 14 hours, 28 minutes ago
Top Valentine's Day Chocolate price dropsTop Valentine's Day Chocolate price dropsThis could be the best Valentine's Day chocolate deal.
- Ways to Save
- 8 hours, 40 minutes ago
Service & Sacrifice: Film on Tennessee military historyService & Sacrifice: Film on Tennessee military historyJohn Becker gets a look at a documentary chronicling Tennessee's proud military history.
- 12 hours, 59 minutes ago
UT names permanent leadership for Pride of the SouthlandUT names permanent leadership for Pride of the SouthlandThe two men who have led UT"s Pride of the Southland Band on in interim basis for the last 15 months now have those positions permanently.
- 19 hours, 26 minutes ago
Farragut church searching for 143-year-old bellFarragut church searching for 143-year-old bellAn important piece of a 143-year-old Farragut Church is gone and after months of searching for answers, members are still hoping it will be returned.
- 16 hours, 8 minutes ago
International Biscuit Fest expands, adds companion eventInternational Biscuit Fest expands, adds companion event2015 will bring more biscuits to East Tennessee for the annual International Biscuit Festival
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Harriman PD looking for two witnesses in building fireHarriman PD looking for two witnesses in building fireThe Harriman Police Department is looking for two people who may have seen the cause of a fire a few weeks ago.
- Kingston - Harriman - Roane
- 15 hours, 12 minutes ago
Lady Vols survive road test at KentuckyLady Vols survive road test at KentuckyThe Lady Vols snuck by UK 73-72 and earned their first true road win over a top-10 opponent since 2008.
- Women's Basketball
- 13 hours, 56 minutes ago
Monroe Co. officials dispel rumors of school closureMonroe Co. officials dispel rumors of school closureSchool officials in Monroe County are trying to reassure parents that a school is pegged to be shut down.
- McMinn - Monroe
- 13 hours, 8 minutes ago
What moviegoers in Baghdad think of 'American Sniper'What moviegoers in Baghdad think of 'American Sniper'Portrayals of the Iraq War look a little different from Iraq.
- 23 hours, 57 minutes ago
Biscuit Festival to expand, add companion eventBiscuit Festival to expand, add companion eventThe 6th annual International Biscuit Festival is rising to the occasion, and will be expanding in 2015.
- Downtown - UT
- 16 hours, 45 minutes ago
Knoxville's United Way surpasses $13 million goalKnoxville's United Way surpasses $13 million goalThanks to community support, the United Way of Greater Knoxville announced Wednesday it had achieved an historic goal.
- 18 hours, 37 minutes ago
Measles has infected 84 people in 14 states this yearMeasles has infected 84 people in 14 states this yearSome health experts predict the outbreak could encourage more parents to vaccinate.
- 17 hours, 57 minutes ago
7 Woodland Hills escapees transferred to Texas7 Woodland Hills escapees transferred to TexasSeveral of the teenagers who escaped a youth facility in Nashville will be moved to a more secure location.
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Ky. ponders teaching computer code as foreign languageKy. ponders teaching computer code as foreign languageProposed Kentucky bill would count programming classes toward foreign language requirements.
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