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Kingston - Harriman - Roane

Roane man wins in case of the crunchy crouton

Roane man wins in case of the crunchy croutonPizza Hut will have to pay up after a Roane County man sued them for serving "excessively hard croutons."
  • Kingston - Harriman - Roane
  • 1 hour, 32 minutes ago
Politics

How Tennessee's religious freedom act is different from Indiana's

How Tennessee's religious freedom act is different from Indiana'sWhen former Gov. Phil Bredesen signed Tennessee's Religious Freedom and Protection Act on July 1, 2009, it was a far different political environment than it was for Indiana Gov. Mike Pence who signed a similar law for his state last week.
  • Politics
  • 1 hour, 53 minutes ago
Vols

A look back at whom UT could've hired

A look back at whom UT could've hiredOver the last quarter-century or so, the list of basketball coaches Tennessee could have hired – but didn't – is impressive
  • Vols
  • 1 hour, 58 minutes ago
Politics

Haslam urges lawmakers to look beyond politics on Medicaid

Haslam urges lawmakers to look beyond politics on MedicaidGov. Bill Haslam is urging fellow Republicans to look beyond political considerations as they prepare to vote on a revived version of his Insure Tennessee proposal.
  • Politics
  • 3 hours, 4 minutes ago
News

Who's in, who's out in race to lead Tennessee GOP

Who's in, who's out in race to lead Tennessee GOPOn April 12, there will be a new leader of the Tennessee Republican Party and the race is on to see who will replace him.
  • News
  • 19 hours, 49 minutes ago
News

Lady Vols star still leading despite ACL injury

Lady Vols star still leading despite ACL injuryTamika Catchings knows exactly what Isabelle Harrison is going through
  • News
  • 20 hours, 20 minutes ago
News

Knoxville man wins 2015 Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon

Knoxville man wins 2015 Covenant Health Knoxville MarathonKnoxville resident Ethan Coffey won the men's full marathon by finishing the race in just under 2 hours and 23 minutes.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 28 minutes ago
News

Attorneys: TDOC does not have lethal injection drugs

Attorneys: TDOC does not have lethal injection drugsThe Tennessee Department of Corrections won't say if it has the chemicals needed to execute inmates via lethal injection.
  • News
  • 23 hours, 21 minutes ago
News

Knox County Democratic Party elects new chair

Knox County Democratic Party elects new chairCameron Brooks will serve as the party chair for the next two years.
  • News
  • 23 hours, 59 minutes ago
Events

What you need to know for Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon

What you need to know for Covenant Health Knoxville MarathonWhen thousands of runners hit the streets, drivers should be aware of a number of road closures throughout the day.
  • Events
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Sports

Lady Vols use big rally to make Elite 8

Lady Vols use big rally to make Elite 8Tennessee staged a furious second-half rally, then beat Gonzaga in overtime 73-69 Saturday in the NCAA Sweet 16.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Life

Alcoa teen with cancer gets celebrity prom surprise

Alcoa teen with cancer gets celebrity prom surpriseOne Alcoa teenager celebrated her senior prom in style Saturday night, following a special surprise that left her in tears.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Life

Celebrity stylist surprises teen battling cancer

Celebrity stylist surprises teen battling cancerCelebrity stylist Tokyo Stylez surprised Maryville teen Hannah Tate with a custom-made wig for her senior prom. Tate is battling a rare form of cancer.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Sports

Lady Vols win in overtime to advance to Elite 8

Lady Vols win in overtime to advance to Elite 8Mar 28, 2015; Spokane, WA, USA; Tennessee Lady Volunteers guard Ariel Massengale (5) makes a basket against the Gonzaga Bulldogs during the first half in the semifinals of the Spokane regional of the women's 2015 NCAA Tournament at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
News

TN Reconnect program offers second chance for adults

TN Reconnect program offers second chance for adultsA new program is giving adults the opportunity to further their education for free.
  • News
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
News

TN Reconnect offers adults a second chance at college

TN Reconnect offers adults a second chance at collegeThe new Tennessee Reconnect program offers adults who aren't fresh out of high school a second chance to further their education.
  • News
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Women's Basketball

Former Lady Vol, Spokane native Bjorklund at Sweet 16

Former Lady Vol, Spokane native Bjorklund at Sweet 16Angie Bjorklund was a member of Tennessee's last national championship team in 2008. The Spokane native will be cheering on the Lady Vols in the Sweet 16 against her sister's school- Gonzaga.
  • Women's Basketball
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
News

UT Space Institute programs launch student careers

UT Space Institute programs launch student careersThe UT Space Institute sits 180 miles away from Knoxville, but has produced some notable graduates.
  • News
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
News

UT Space Institute launches student careers

UT Space Institute launches student careersThe University of Tennessee Space Institute can boast eight astronauts among its graduates.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
News

Democrats try new tactic in Insure Tennessee revival

Democrats try new tactic in Insure Tennessee revivalA legal push from Sen. Jeff Yarbro could open the door for Insure Tennessee to move ahead without legislative approval.
  • News
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Sevierville - Sevier

Laurel Falls trail reopens after repairs

Laurel Falls trail reopens after repairsCrews finished the repair to the Laurel Falls Trail early Friday afternoon
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Local

Oak Ridge Police Department under review

Oak Ridge Police Department under reviewThe Oak Ridge City Council is moving forward with a review of its police department.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
News

OR Council agrees to department review

OR Council agrees to department reviewMTAS will review the OR Police Department, Oak Ridge City Council decided Friday night after a three-hour meeting. March 27, 2015
  • News
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Life

Shake it up at a fun museum in Gatlinburg

Shake it up at a fun museum in GatlinburgThe Ludden family runs the Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum filled with their collection of 20,000 shaker sets
  • Life
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
News

Weather thwarts plans to open Clingmans Dome Road early

Weather thwarts plans to open Clingmans Dome Road earlyThe weather looked so good earlier this week National Park Service officials were prepared to open up Clingmans Dome Road early - Friday.
  • News
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
News

AG: Inability to procreate a strike against same-sex marriage

AG: Inability to procreate a strike against same-sex marriageNASHVILLE - The ability of heterosexual couples — and not same-sex couples — to have children is one reason why the U.S. Supreme Court should not recognize gay marriage, attorneys for Tennessee say.
  • News
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Men's Basketball

Hart accepts 'full responsibility' for Donnie Tyndall hire

Hart accepts 'full responsibility' for Donnie Tyndall hireDuring a 40-minute press conference, Hart accepted "full responsibility" for bringing Tyndall on board.
  • Men's Basketball
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago