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Knox Co. needs a name for its new high school

Knox Co. needs a name for its new high schoolThe Career Magnet Academy at Pellissippi State opened in August, offering about 100 local students a brand new education opportunity.
  • Local
  • 2 hours, 1 minute ago
Life

New hotel being planned at Biltmore Estate

New hotel being planned at Biltmore EstateBiltmore has started planning for a second hotel at Biltmore Estate with construction slated to begin by mid-October.
  • Life
  • 2 hours, 48 minutes ago
Local

Tennessee's U.S. Senate campaigns off to slow start

Tennessee's U.S. Senate campaigns off to slow startWith early voting just a couple of weeks away, Tennessee's campaigns for U.S. Senate are off to a relatively slow start.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 22 minutes ago
Local

Students consider TN Promise before November 1 deadline

Students consider TN Promise before November 1 deadlineAn important deadline for high school seniors interested in two years of free college is approaching.
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 11 minutes ago
Nation

Body of missing Ark. real estate agent found in shallow grave

Body of missing Ark. real estate agent found in shallow graveSuspect admits kidnapping the victim because she was 'a rich broker.'
  • Nation
  • 4 hours ago
Money

Two Tennesseans make Richest Americans list for 1st time

Two Tennesseans make Richest Americans list for 1st timeTo make this year's list, participants needed a net worth of at least $1.55 billion
  • Money
  • 20 hours, 56 minutes ago
Nation

Stepmom: Drugs made man drown dog with bowling ball

Stepmom: Drugs made man drown dog with bowling ballMan accused of attaching bowling ball to dog's collar and throwing the animal in a river.
  • Nation
  • 3 hours, 47 minutes ago
Local

Players and fans excited to checker Neyland

Players and fans excited to checker NeylandFans hope a new look inside Neyland Stadium will give the Vols the boost they need to take down the Gators
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 47 minutes ago
Tech

Ebay to spin off PayPal into separate company

Ebay to spin off PayPal into separate companyElectronic payments firm will be spun off from Ebay in second half of 2015.
  • Tech
  • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
Elections

U.S. Senate candidate Gordon Ball accused of plagiarism

U.S. Senate candidate Gordon Ball accused of plagiarismA Buzzfeed report accussed Ball of plagiarizing almost every word on his campaign website from other politicians
  • Elections
  • 14 hours, 8 minutes ago
Economy

$3 gets you an entree at local restaurants

$3 gets you an entree at local restaurantsEnjoy a meal for $3 and a great selection of local restaurants.
  • Economy
  • 11 hours, 3 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Permits clear way for Greene Co. pipeline

Permits clear way for Greene Co. pipelineGreeneville and the Greene County industrial development board will own the pipeline and US Nitrogen will foot the bill.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 14 hours, 47 minutes ago
Local

Audit: No criminal actions in Knox County Schools account

Audit: No criminal actions in Knox County Schools accountThe audit looked into the Physical Plant Upgrades account. Back in March, we reported on the $15.4 million account.
  • Local
  • 17 hours, 7 minutes ago
Military

Second chance court targets East TN veterans

Second chance court targets East TN veteransKnox County quietly launched a new court six months ago targeting military veterans in trouble with the law.
  • Military
  • 16 hours, 22 minutes ago
Local

KPD: Man stabbed after dispute over suspect's girlfriend

KPD: Man stabbed after dispute over suspect's girlfriendA confrontation between two men escalated to a stabbing Monday night that sent one of them to the hospital
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  • 15 hours, 33 minutes ago
Crime

Monroe Co. 1st grade teacher arrested on drug charges

Monroe Co. 1st grade teacher arrested on drug chargesThe Monroe County Sheriff's Office says Emily Pennington was pulled over for going 25 miles over the speed limit in a school zone, as well as a suspicion of DUI.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

Oak Ridge city council approves loan for mall redevelopment

Oak Ridge city council approves loan for mall redevelopmentThe city approved a $13 million loan using tax increment financing. The city hopes to pay it off in 18 years.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 15 hours, 13 minutes ago
Local

Boy battling cancer gets chance to meet Luke Bryan

Boy battling cancer gets chance to meet Luke BryanThe 9-year-old got quite the surprise during a visit to Merle FM studios on Wednesday
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  • 16 hours, 43 minutes ago
Local

Court: State must release some execution information

Court: State must release some execution informationEleven death row inmates are suing over the state's lethal injection and electrocution procedures
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  • 19 hours, 52 minutes ago
Politics

Gov. Haslam sees 'huge progress' in Afghanistan

Gov. Haslam sees 'huge progress' in AfghanistanHaslam is one of four governors who traveled to Afghanistan for counter terrorism briefings & to greet troops there
  • Politics
  • 17 hours, 48 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

New development company buys historic Farragut building

New development company buys historic Farragut buildingThe company specializes in buying historic buildings and making them into senior housing, according to its website.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 13 hours, 51 minutes ago
Local

George Jones Museum planned for downtown Nashville

George Jones Museum planned for downtown NashvilleJones' widow is heading the project which will include a gift shop, restaurant, event space and music venue
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  • 19 hours, 4 minutes ago
Crime

Kenneth Bartley pleads guilty to misdemeanor charges

Kenneth Bartley pleads guilty to misdemeanor chargesConvicted school shooter Kenneth Bartley Jr. pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges in court Monday morning.
  • Crime
  • 22 hours, 42 minutes ago
Politics

New attorney general to be sworn in Wednesday

New attorney general to be sworn in WednesdayKnoxville attorney Herbert Slatery III will be the state's 27th attorney general.
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  • 17 hours, 57 minutes ago
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