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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
  • 5 hours, 42 minutes ago
Football

Three VFLs nominated to College Football HOF ballot

Three VFLs nominated to College Football HOF ballotThe College Football Hall of Fame announced its nominees for next year's class. Three former UT players are included.
  • Football
  • 20 hours, 47 minutes ago
Life

Nashville's "Batman Building" celebrates 20 years

Nashville's "Batman Building" celebrates 20 yearsMore than likely, you have squinted up at the soaring twin spires that dominate the Nashville skyline.
  • Life
  • 1 day ago
East Knoxville

Police track down where 1915 baby's grave marker belongs

Police track down where 1915 baby's grave marker belongsWith the help of a good Samaritan, Knoxville police tracked down where a nearly 100-year-old grave marker belongs.
  • East Knoxville
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
People

Married 73 years, couple's deaths separated by a day

Married 73 years, couple's deaths separated by a dayMarried for 73 years, a couple died within 28 hours of each other.
  • People
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local

Power T of trash highlights efforts to stop littering

Power T of trash highlights efforts to stop litteringA large, 40-by-40 foot "Power T" is now sitting outside the lawn of McGhee Tyson Airport.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Vols

Another sellout crowd will watch UT play Bama on Saturday

Another sellout crowd will watch UT play Bama on SaturdayThe university announced Tuesday that all 102,455 seats had been sold for the game, that will also feature former coach Lane Kiffin's return to Big Orange Country
  • Vols
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Politics

Lane Kiffin compared to state rep. in political ad

Lane Kiffin compared to state rep. in political ad"Lane Kiffin and Gloria Johnson both made a lot of promises to the people of Tennessee," the ad reads. "And like Lane Kiffin, Gloria Johnson is all talk."
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Money

Krystal serves select meals for 82 cents today

Krystal serves select meals for 82 cents todayIn celebration of its 82nd anniversary, the fast food chain offers specials all day long for 82 cents.
  • Money
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Life

Tenn. bride surprises husband in 'Roll Tide' dress

Tenn. bride surprises husband in 'Roll Tide' dressHumboldt bride wore an Alabama-themed dress for her wedding day
  • Life
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Downtown - UT

Pedestrian hit admits paying attention to phone, not traffic

Pedestrian hit admits paying attention to phone, not trafficThe woman told investigators she was not watching traffic while crossing the road because she was using her phone at the time.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Life

Yellow lobster caught twice by same fisherman

Yellow lobster caught twice by same fishermanA Maine lobsterman caught the same rare, yellow lobster not once but twice.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Life

Knoxville kicks off 'Food Week'

Knoxville kicks off 'Food Week'The city of Knoxville kicked off its annual "Food Week" celebration with a big event at Beardsley Community Farm.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Tech

Not so fast cord cutters-- cable's not going anywhere

Not so fast cord cutters-- cable's not going anywhereCord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years.
  • Tech
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Life

Woolly worm forecast calls for cold, snowy winter

Woolly worm forecast calls for cold, snowy winterThe winner of the Woolly Worm Festival Saturday in Banner Elk is predicting a cold and snowy winter for the region.
  • Life
  • 3 days ago
Life

Scientist stumbles upon spider as big as a puppy

Scientist stumbles upon spider as big as a puppyA scientist stumbled upon the world's biggest type of spider, which is about the size of a puppy.
  • Life
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
People

Local boy shows off dancing skills on Today Show

Local boy shows off dancing skills on Today ShowAn East Tennessee boy, with dance moves that would have made Patrick Swayze proud, made his national debut on the Today Show this morning.
  • People
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
People

East Tenn. boy goes viral in dirty dancing video

East Tenn. boy goes viral in dirty dancing videoJust like Patrick Swazye in the final scene of 1987's "Dirty Dancing," 8-year-old Charlie is right on cue.
  • People
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
People

Dance-off: 8-year-old vs. Patrick Swayze

Dance-off: 8-year-old vs. Patrick SwayzeJust like Patrick Swazye in the final scene of 1987's "Dirty Dancing," 8-year-old Charlie is right on cue.
  • People
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

'I Voted' stickers feature GOP name in Tennessee

'I Voted' stickers feature GOP name in TennesseeThe stickers - red and shaped like Tennessee - prominently display the words "Secretary of State Tre Hargett."
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Movies

Rain postpones Movies on Market Square

Rain postpones Movies on Market SquareThe Knox County Public Library's film series was set to show O Brother, Where Art Thou? on an outdoor screen in downtown Knoxville this evening.
  • Movies
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Music

See Bonnaroo's secrets of snagging big-name artists

See Bonnaroo's secrets of snagging big-name artistsThe music festival in southern Middle Tennessee has done wonders bringing in big name talent.
  • Music
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Life

Museum of Appalachia invites you to Fall Homecoming

Museum of Appalachia invites you to Fall HomecomingIn addition to the museum's regular exhibits, visitors enjoy hours of live music, demonstrations, craft booths, and food vendors.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Local

8 reasons to download the all new WBIR news app!

8 reasons to download the all new WBIR news app!You'll get the same great news and weather coverage from all over East Tennessee… but much more of it!
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
TV

Knoxville woman wins episode of 'Jeopardy!'

Knoxville woman wins episode of 'Jeopardy!'A Knoxville woman appeared on Jeopardy! Wednesday and she'll be making at least one more appearance.
  • TV
  • 2 weeks ago
Life

Study: Best city to find single men with jobs? Clarksville

Study: Best city to find single men with jobs? ClarksvilleThe study concludes that the Clarksville area lays claim to the nation's highest concentration of single men with jobs, outnumbering women 145 to 100
  • Life
  • 2 weeks ago
People

Knox County students join 'International Walk to School Day'

Knox County students join 'International Walk to School Day'Children across the area joined an international movement to walk to school on Wednesday.
  • People
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago