Hundreds showed up with heavy hearts to listen to local pastors offer
words of ...
News of the fatal shooting in Bean Station Thursday spread quickly throughout ...
The vandals emptied drawers, poured soda into a copy machine, threw
paint on ...
The Farragut Admirals were looking to add to their baseball trophy case, but ...
After missing the state tournament two straight seasons, the Farragut
For Ask Todd, we're wondering, "What does this year's hurricane season have in store for us and what can we expect?"
She wrote about that experience in the book, "Joplin: Our Words, Our
Stories, Their Hope", which shares the experience of two dozen former
KOMU reporters who helped cover the story in the wake of devastation.
After two attempts, the third time was the charm for Oliver Springs
native Janelle Arthur. She tried out for American Idol three years
straight and wanted to crack the top 40.
Terry Murray asks, "True or false? It is often said that with the
Cumberland Plateau on the left and the Smokies on the right, that the
Knoxville area is one of the hardest areas to predict the weather
forecast. If true... why?"
Janelle Arthur is keeping her head held high after failing to reach the final four on American Idol.
American Idol dreams are over for Oliver Springs native Janelle Arthur.
She was eliminated Thursday from the reality singing competition.
Janelle Arthur is looking to break out of an all-star all female cast
with a big performance Wednesday night to get her to the final four.
Thomas Kevil asks, "What is haboob and have we ever had a weather event like haboob?"
Janelle Arthur's uncle talked to us Tuesday about her new life in the
national spotlight and shared a little bit about her singing background.
John Harper asks: "Can waterspouts form on lakes or rivers? Or do they only occur over the ocean?"
Michael Martin asks: "Does the local freezing and frost have an effect on the pollen we will have to deal with later?
The judges loved her performance and her fashion. They gave Janelle some
of the best praise she's heard all season, and Randy Jackson called her
"The Great Contender."
Anita Oslund asked, "I have been thinking about putting a garden out. So when should I? I don't want to lose anything I plant."
By now we know that East Tennessee native and American Idol contestant
Janelle Arthur is a huge Dolly Parton fan. She played "Little Dolly" at
Dollywood as a kid. Now, we're hearing what Dolly thinks about Janelle
in an interview with Stoney Sharp.
Oliver Springs native Janelle Arthur survived another elimination night on Fox's American Idol Thursday night.
A viewer asks, "Hey Todd! Do more lightning strikes hit the ocean because of the salt water?"
Kara Stacy Inman asks, "Somebody on my Facebook mentioned an old wives'
tale of thunder in March means snow within 10 days. What do you think,
or have you heard this before?"
Oliver Springs native and American Idol contestant Janelle Arthur sang
Montgomery Gentry's song "Gone," on Wednesday's episode of Idol.
Charlotte asks, "What was the weather pattern like for the March blizzard of 1993?"
Lyndsey Randall Davis asks, "What's the latest snowfall on record for East Tennessee?"