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- Closing business helps Campbell Co. church expand
- Flood-plagued Prosser Road repaired and reopened
- Northeast's snow impacting East Tennessee
- Roane County Schools exploring extended year,…
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- South Knox waterfront development makes strides…
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Vehicle, bodies found in search for missing GA coupleVehicle, bodies found in search for missing GA couplePolice say two bodies have been found in the search for a Cobb County couple missing since last Thursday.
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Man, 67, found dead after pickup hits treeMan, 67, found dead after pickup hits treeA Mascot man, 67, died Monday night after his pickup truck hit a tree on Roberts Road near Washington Pike.
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Driver crashes into Chapman children's center, no one injuredDriver crashes into Chapman children's center, no one injuredA driver was being tested for possible intoxication Monday night after he crashed through the wall of a South Knoxville child care center.
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Family asks for blood donations for officer injured in crashFamily asks for blood donations for officer injured in crashThe family of injured Jacksboro Police Detective Mike Starrett is calling for prayers and blood donations in his name.
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Rogero: Staff looking into events behind radio contract collapseRogero: Staff looking into events behind radio contract collapseMayor Madeline Rogero announces she's asked staff to look into events behind collapse of proposed emergency radio system contract.
- 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
Family, survivors sue railroad over fatal 2014 car-train crashFamily, survivors sue railroad over fatal 2014 car-train crashTwo survivors and the parents of a young Roane County woman have filed suit against Norfolk Southern and three rail employees in a fatal May 2014 train-car crash.
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Vote: TDOT looking for clever message board signsVote: TDOT looking for clever message board signsPeople have been submitting their funny and creative slogans to catch people's attention on those interstate message boards, and now you can vote for your favorite
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Governor address concerns about Insure TennesseeGovernor address concerns about Insure TennesseeThe plan was introduced in December and aims to provide 200,000 Tennesseans with health coverage.
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3 arrested at Knoxville motel with guns, drugs, & cash3 arrested at Knoxville motel with guns, drugs, & cashThree people are behind bars after being arrested in a Knoxville motel room with guns, drugs, and cash.
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TN colleges to fight sexual violence together this weekTN colleges to fight sexual violence together this weekThe two-day summit will bring local college staffers together with national experts on sexual and domestic violence
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Crossville couple wins $750-thousand dollar jackpotCrossville couple wins $750-thousand dollar jackpotAccording to the Tennessee Lottery, Alvie Ward bought the winning Tennessee Cash ticket at Lake Tansi Villag Market in Crossville.
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Knox commissioners vote to meet later in the dayKnox commissioners vote to meet later in the dayIn an effort to be more accessible to the public, Knox County commissioners voted Monday to start meeting later in the day.
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Conn., Mass., N.J. ban road travel as huge storm hits NortheastConn., Mass., N.J. ban road travel as huge storm hits NortheastParts of New England could see as much as 3 feet of snow, up to 40 million impacted.
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Escaped Sevier Co. inmates were unarmed, found near jailEscaped Sevier Co. inmates were unarmed, found near jailA search is underway for two inmates who escaped from the Sevier County jail late Friday night.
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Mike Huckabee makes book tour stop in KnoxvilleMike Huckabee makes book tour stop in KnoxvilleMike Huckabee is bringing his book tour to East Tennessee on Monday and hinting at another possible presidential run.
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Tennessee Promise aims to change face of state collegesTennessee Promise aims to change face of state collegesSince Gov. Bill Haslam signed Tennessee Promiseinto law eight months ago, it has attracted a chorus of praise from other states, education experts and the White House, but leaders here can't afford to rest on their laurels.
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govols247: Vols OC search notesgovols247: Vols OC search notesAn update on Tennessee's search for a new offensive coordinator.
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THP: Car hits, kills teen on off-road motorcycleTHP: Car hits, kills teen on off-road motorcycleThe Tennessee Highway Patrol confirmed that a car hit and killed a teenager on an off-road motorcycle Monday morning in Morgan County.
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Light snow flurries are expected overnight/Tuesday AM ..Light snow flurries are expected overnight/Tuesday AM ..Light snow flurries are expected overnight/Tuesday AM with a few slick roads possible. So use caution overnight!
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Auschwitz survivor: Being alive is best 'revenge'Auschwitz survivor: Being alive is best 'revenge'"The Germans tried to kill the entire Jewish people but they failed," says Renee Ganz.
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Sam Smith to pay Tom Petty royalties on 'Stay With Me'Sam Smith to pay Tom Petty royalties on 'Stay With Me'Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne are now listed as co-writers of the Grammy-nominated song.
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So-free-tas: Try tofu on Jan. 26, get free ChipotleSo-free-tas: Try tofu on Jan. 26, get free ChipotleOn Jan. 26, order Chipotle's newest protein option, organic tofu Sofritas, and get your next entree free.
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Government employee piloted drone that crashed at White HouseGovernment employee piloted drone that crashed at White HouseOfficials are investigating the origin of a small drone that crashed on White House grounds early Monday.
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What the SAG wins might mean for the OscarsWhat the SAG wins might mean for the OscarsThe competitions for best picture and actor look especially interesting.
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Miss USA almost wins Miss UniverseMiss USA almost wins Miss UniverseAnd the winner is ...
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Knoxville artist's work to appear in Super Bowl halftime showKnoxville artist's work to appear in Super Bowl halftime showThe sculpture is still under wraps, but it will make a super-sized debut during Sunday's big game on WBIR
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Wilderness Wildlife Week celebrates 25 yearsWilderness Wildlife Week celebrates 25 yearsFrom lessons on basket-weaving and playing the banjo, to hikes deep within in the mountain, Wilderness Wildlife Week offers a variety of different adventures.
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In Your Area
Cities and towns in the northeastern parts of the U.S. are preparing for blizzard-like conditions in what could be a record-breaking amount of snowfall.
A new church in Campbell County has new plans after last week's announcement that three businesses will leave the community.
City officials expect 2015 to be a big year for progress in developing the South Knoxville waterfront. Jan. 26, 2015
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft appeared unexpectedly at the team's first Super Bowl press conference Monday night, and said the Patriots did nothing wrong in the scandal of deflated footballs.
A coffee shop in Dandridge offers sweets and a rich history to customers. 1-26-2015
Roane County parents are voting on how long school sessions should be for their students. 1-26-2015
Cold night with light snow and flurries possible tonight; a cold day Tuesday. Sunshine returns Wednesday
govols247.com's Wes Rucker gives an update on the Vols search for a new offensive coordinator
govols247's Ryan Callahan discusses whether or not the Vols vacancy at offensive coordinator has affected recruiting so close to National Signing Day
Jan 26, 2015: A flood-prone trouble spot that stranded countless drivers and bogged down rescue crews has now been repaired. The city cut the ribbon on the reopened Prosser Road after a $1.6 million redesign.