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A split Weekend ahead: dry Saturday, wet Sunday PM ...

A split Weekend ahead: dry Saturday, wet Sunday PM ...A split Weekend ahead: dry Saturday, wet Sunday PM, then colder with snow showers Monday.
  • Local Forecast
  • 5 hours, 52 minutes ago
People

Service dog group at risk of closing looking for help

Service dog group at risk of closing looking for helpWilderwood Service Dogs running out of money and time to continue donating canines to people in need.
  • People
  • 2 hours, 51 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

FBI: Woman tried to hire hitman to kill husband

FBI: Woman tried to hire hitman to kill husbandA Cocke County woman is accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Future uncertain for families, community around Greene Valley

Future uncertain for families, community around Greene ValleyThe state's decision to close down Greene Valley Development Center will impact nearly 100 families.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 5 hours, 56 minutes ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

Man arrested after burglary and stealing tow truck

Man arrested after burglary and stealing tow truckAn Anderson County man faces charges after authorities say he tried to burglarize a home, then stole a tow truck.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 1 hour, 46 minutes ago
Crime

Convicted cocaine dealer caught selling drugs again

Convicted cocaine dealer caught selling drugs againA man already convicted of selling cocaine was again caught by authorities before starting his prison sentence.
  • Crime
  • 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Vols

Former Vol Foster says he received $40-$50K from boosters

Former Vol Foster says he received $40-$50K from boostersArian Foster once again claimed he took money from boosters while at UT, then denied it on Twitter. Sort of.
  • Vols
  • 9 hours, 36 minutes ago
Politics

McIntyre to testify before U.S. Senate on education

McIntyre to testify before U.S. Senate on educationFederal leaders looking to revamp No Child Left Behind invited Knox County Superintendent Jim McIntyre to testify before them on Tuesday.
  • Politics
  • 9 hours, 12 minutes ago
News

Vanderbilt rape trial attorneys question juror's history

Vanderbilt rape trial attorneys question juror's historyDefense attorneys in the Vanderbilt rape trial said one juror was not forthcoming about their history during selection.
  • News
  • 7 hours, 35 minutes ago
Kingston - Harriman - Roane

Harriman police identify two witnesses in building fire

Harriman police identify 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
  • 10 hours, 36 minutes ago
Crime

Sheriff: Man held woman for 2 days, repeatedly raped her

Sheriff: Man held woman for 2 days, repeatedly raped herSean Shannon Finnegan, 47, of Louisville, TN, is charged with especially aggravated kidnapping and aggravated rape
  • Crime
  • 9 hours, 19 minutes ago
Sports

Pearl: "It'll be difficult" to return to Knoxville

Pearl: "It'll be difficult" to return to KnoxvilleAuburn coach Bruce Pearl doesn't bother pretending that his return to Tennessee is just another game.
  • Sports
  • 10 hours, 9 minutes ago
Men's Basketball

Tyndall unfazed by Pearl's return to Rocky Top

Tyndall unfazed by Pearl's return to Rocky TopCurrent Vols basketball coach Donnie Tyndall not worried about former UT coach Bruce Pearl's first trip back to Knoxville
  • Men's Basketball
  • 4 hours, 39 minutes ago
Sports

The Bruce Pearl era: Where are they now?

The Bruce Pearl era: Where are they now?While some of the key faces of Bruce Pearl's tenure at Tennessee are now with him at Auburn, others are scattered across the country.
  • Sports
  • 11 hours, 1 minute ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Bearden high school counselor honored at White House

Bearden high school counselor honored at White HouseA guidance counselor at Bearden HS was nationally-recognized in Washington for her work with students.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 9 hours, 48 minutes ago
Local

Common tax mistakes

Common tax mistakes Laura Lyons talks about the seven most common mistakes people make while filing their taxes
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 28 minutes ago
North Knoxville

Couple escapes house fire in Powell

Couple escapes house fire in PowellA couple managed to get out of their house just before fire spread through their home Friday morning.
  • North Knoxville
  • 13 hours, 37 minutes ago
Football

A.J. Johnson's April draft status up in the air

A.J. Johnson's April draft status up in the airNFL draft pundits believe the Vols linebacker's off-the-field issues could affect his draft status in this year's draft.
  • Football
  • 7 hours, 19 minutes ago
Sports

Report: ETSU to play Vols in Neyland Stadium in 2018

Report: ETSU to play Vols in Neyland Stadium in 2018ETSU will play its first football game in more than a decade this fall, and in 2018, they could play in Neyland Stadium.
  • Sports
  • 11 hours, 14 minutes ago
Local

Northbound lanes of I-75 back open after semi crash

Northbound 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.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 29 minutes ago
Features

Free coffee at Chick-fil-A for entire month of February

Free coffee at Chick-fil-A for entire month of FebruaryFor that entire month, Chick-fil-A is offering free cups of its new coffee hot or iced all day long.
  • Features
  • 12 hours, 26 minutes ago
Lenoir City - Loudon

Deputies find missing 78-year-old man unharmed

Deputies find missing 78-year-old man unharmedA 78-year-old man, who went missing Friday morning, was found unharmed, according to the Loudon County Sheriff's Office.
  • Lenoir City - Loudon
  • 13 hours, 32 minutes ago
Local

Impact of long work hours

Impact of long work hours A study by Stanford University found employee prodcuctivity doesn’t improve after 55 hours of work in a week. Terry Leap with the UT Dept. of Management talks about being overworked and how to work more efficiently.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 26 minutes ago
Elections

Mitt Romney decides against 2016 presidential race

Mitt Romney decides against 2016 presidential raceRomney says it's time for other leaders in GOP to become 2016 presidential nominee.
  • Elections
  • 14 hours, 51 minutes ago
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