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Prep

Alcoa High School installs new Jumbotron

Alcoa High School installs new JumbotronThe school's new $480-thousand dollar Jumbotron screen will make its debut at Friday night's game.
  • Prep
  • 1 hour, 33 minutes ago
Vols

UT vs. Alabama: What you need to know

UT vs. Alabama: What you need to knowThe game against the Crimson Tide is set to kick off at 7:36 p.m. ESPN-2 will televise the game
  • Vols
  • 4 hours, 5 minutes ago
Politics

More than 220,000 have cast early ballots in Tenn.

More than 220,000 have cast early ballots in Tenn.Early voting runs from Oct. 15 to Oct. 30
  • Politics
  • 2 hours, 32 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Vote: Big dreams for small downtown green space

Vote: Big dreams for small downtown green spaceLocal artists & architects are looking at options for redeveloping the park area at the intersection of Summit Hill Drive and Gay Street.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 3 hours, 47 minutes ago
News

Students jump at chance for free college tuition

Students jump at chance for free college tuitionWith the Nov. 1 application deadline, the number of students embarking down the path toward free tuition at a Tennessee community college or college of applied technology is closer to 45,000
  • News
  • 6 hours, 48 minutes ago
Life

'See Rock City' barns vanishing from landscape

'See Rock City' barns vanishing from landscapeBy 1998, there were only about 200 See Rock City barns left, and that number has decreased to only about 100 today.
  • Life
  • 9 hours, 18 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Power T to represent more than athletics at UT

Power T to represent more than athletics at UTThe Power T will represent all UT Knoxville colleges, departments, centers, institutes, and administrative offices.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 5 hours, 1 minute ago
Prep

Maryville, Alcoa request higher classification

Maryville, Alcoa request higher classificationWith a new classification and playoff system coming to the TSSAA next year, Maryville and Alcoa request to move up.
  • Prep
  • 5 hours, 31 minutes ago
Nation

WHO says Ebola outbreak continues to spread in West Africa

WHO says Ebola outbreak continues to spread in West AfricaSome experts worry that the outbreak seems poised to spill into neighboring countries.
  • Nation
  • 3 hours, 28 minutes ago
Local

Pay Lane Kiffin's $14 haircut debt to help charity

Pay Lane Kiffin's $14 haircut debt to help charitySeveral people have offered to pay Lane Kiffin's $14 haircut debt, so we've made #14forgiving a positive for charity.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 48 minutes ago
Maryville - Blount

Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuck

Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuckA toddler is safe after getting stuck in a toy machine in Maryville.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 22 hours, 44 minutes ago
Titans

Zach Mettenberger to start at quarterback for Tennessee Titans

Zach Mettenberger to start at quarterback for Tennessee TitansInstead of Locker or Whitehurst, Tennessee will turn to rookie quarterback vs. Houston.
  • Titans
  • 7 hours, 19 minutes ago
Local

Vehicle owners with defective airbags urged to act

Vehicle owners with defective airbags urged to actThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is urging owners of certain makes and models of cars to act immediately on recall notices to replace defective Takata airbags.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 39 minutes ago
Local

Once reviled by UT fans, Mike Hamilton helps in Africa

Once reviled by UT fans, Mike Hamilton helps in AfricaMike Hamilton, former University of Tennessee athletics director, had become involved in Nashville's Blood: Water mission, which battles AIDS and clean water shortages in Africa.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 44 minutes ago
Maryville - Blount

8-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash

8-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash(WBIR) An 8-year-old boy was killed Wednesday afternoon after an SUV ran off the road and hit several trees in Blount County.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 19 hours, 48 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Development near downtown paying off for new businesses

Development near downtown paying off for new businessesDevelopment near Downtown Knoxville is bringing more traffic to the area.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 18 hours, 19 minutes ago
The Oval

W.H. fence jumper charged with assault, making threats

W.H. fence jumper charged with assault, making threatsThe latest White House fence jumper remains in custody.
  • The Oval
  • 4 hours, 44 minutes ago
People

Woman helps kid make yearbook history

Woman helps kid make yearbook historyIt just so happens the sixth grader at Longmont's Flagstaff Academy has, without fail, worn his favorite shirt to his last four school picture days.
  • People
  • 11 hours, 43 minutes ago
Crime

Man faked coma for 2 years to avoid court

Man faked coma for 2 years to avoid courtA British fraudster who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution.
  • Crime
  • 10 hours, 53 minutes ago
Ways to Save

Free app rewards you for store loyalty

Free app rewards you for store loyaltyGet rewarded for your loyalty (and an incredible deal today).
  • Ways to Save
  • 14 hours, 54 minutes ago
Local

9-year-old pinned between car, house

9-year-old pinned between car, houseA 9-year-old girl was pinned between a car and a house after a car rolled Wednesday evening.
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 30 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Morristown approves beer rule exception for Food City

Morristown approves beer rule exception for Food CityThe Morristown City Council took its first steps to change the city's beer laws for a new grocery store.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 19 hours, 2 minutes ago
Sevierville - Sevier

WBIR gets sneak peek of Dollywood's new resort

WBIR gets sneak peek of Dollywood's new resortOn Wednesday, Dollywood allowed the media to get a sneak peek of the DreamMore Resort located near the theme park.
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 23 hours, 33 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Warming trend into next week with dry conditions

Warming trend into next week with dry conditionsWarming trend begins today and continues into next week with very low rain chances.
  • Local Forecast
  • 10 hours, 31 minutes ago
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