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Military

70 years after death, Tennessee soldier buried at Arlington

70 years after death, Tennessee soldier buried at ArlingtonAlmost 70 years after he died battling German troops in northeastern France, Army Pvt. 1st Class Cecil Harris of Shelbyville was buried Wednesday with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Military
  • 4 hours, 4 minutes ago
Crime

KPD: Man's phone contained hundreds of photos of child sexual abuse

KPD: Man's phone contained hundreds of photos of child sexual abuseA Knoxville man is facing dozens of charges after an investigation found hundreds of photos and videos of children being sexually abused on his cell phone.
  • Crime
  • 6 hours, 44 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
  • 7 hours, 9 minutes ago
Sevierville - Sevier

Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuck

Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuckColin Lambert in toy crane machine
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 7 hours, 30 minutes ago
Money

United Way halfway to fundraising goal

United Way halfway to fundraising goalThe United Way of Greater Knoxville is more than halfway to its $13 million fundraising goal.
  • Money
  • 7 hours, 43 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

All lanes of I-40 back open after fiery crash

All lanes of I-40 back open after fiery crashA tractor trailer fire on I-40 westbound in Jefferson County backed up traffic for miles.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 7 hours, 50 minutes ago
Local

Mayor to meet constituents at one-on-one meetings

Mayor to meet constituents at one-on-one meetingsKnox County residents will soon have a chance to meet one-on-one with Mayor Tim Burchett.
  • Local
  • 8 hours ago
Positively Schwall

Positively Schwall: Apple month

Positively Schwall: Apple monthOctober is apple month, a time set aside to honor one of the oldest, most popular fruits known to man. 10-22-14
  • Positively Schwall
  • 8 hours, 11 minutes ago
Live at 5 at 4

Former lunch ladies open Goodness to Go

Former lunch ladies open Goodness to GoThey made fresh and local food at a school cafeteria before opening their own restaurant and catering operation.
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 8 hours, 28 minutes ago
Pets

Distemper prompts temporary closure of Oak Ridge Animal Shelter

Distemper prompts temporary closure of Oak Ridge Animal ShelterThe Oak Ridge Animal Shelter is temporarily closed after several dogs tested positive for distemper.
  • Pets
  • 8 hours, 39 minutes ago
Local

Officers, suspect hurt in car accident

Officers, suspect hurt in car accidentTwo Knoxville police officers and a suspect were injured in a multi-vehicle accident Wednesday morning
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
East Knoxville

Man tased, arrested by officers after chase

Man tased, arrested by officers after chaseThe Knox County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man after an incident in East Knoxville Wednesday
  • East Knoxville
  • 9 hours, 28 minutes ago
News

Haslam pushes Common Core review to after 2015 session

Haslam pushes Common Core review to after 2015 sessionGovernor Bill Haslam says he plans to give a "full vetting" to the controversial academic standards getting ready to go in to full force.
  • News
  • 10 hours, 1 minute 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
  • 10 hours, 23 minutes ago
News

Dylan Adams pleads not guilty to rape charges in Holly Bobo case

Dylan Adams pleads not guilty to rape charges in Holly Bobo caseOne of the men accused of having a role in the disappearance of Holly Bobo has pleaded not guilty.
  • News
  • 12 hours ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Tractor trailer catches on fire on I-40 W. in Jefferson Co.

Tractor trailer catches on fire on I-40 W. in Jefferson Co.The crash, which happened just after noon, has blocked all but one lane at mile marker 418 in Dandridge.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 12 hours, 12 minutes ago
Local

City teaches chainsaw safety for the holidays

City teaches chainsaw safety for the holidaysThe City of Knoxville wants people to know how to properly use a chainsaw this holiday season
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 4 minutes ago
Sevierville - Sevier

Sneak peek of Dollywood's new resort

Sneak peek of Dollywood's new resortA sneak peek of the construction at DreamMore Resort.
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 13 hours, 55 minutes 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
  • 15 hours, 12 minutes ago
Local

Flags fly at half-staff to honor World War II soldier's burial

Flags fly at half-staff to honor World War II soldier's burialFlags in Tennessee will at half-staff on Tuesday to honor the burial of a World War II soldier in Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 31 minutes ago
Local

1,500 KCS students compete in marching band show

1,500 KCS students compete in marching band showTuesday, about 1,500 Knox County students and marching band members got to show off their stuff for the competition.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Health

Forum helps calm concerns over Ebola

Forum helps calm concerns over EbolaSeveral East Tennessee hospitals teamed up Tuesday to help answer the community's questions about Ebola. Their goal was to help calm any fears.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Education

Bearden Middle hosts parent forum for IB MYP

Bearden Middle hosts parent forum for IB MYPBearden Middle School held a parents forum Tuesday to talk about the possible expansion of the International Baccalaureate program from West High School to Bearden Middle.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Crime

BCSO investigating 40 burglaries from unlocked cars

BCSO investigating 40 burglaries from unlocked carsThe Blount County Sheriff's Office is reminding everyone to lock their car doors after they say thieves stole from 40 unlocked cars.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Crime

Lawsuit claims Greene Co. wrestling coach sexually assaulted student

Lawsuit claims Greene Co. wrestling coach sexually assaulted studentA lawsuit seeking more than $10 million in damages accuses an assistant wrestling coach at Chuckey Doak High School of sexually assaulting a Greene County teen during an overnight trip.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

"Lane Kiffin Sewage Center" proposal lingers for lawyer

"Lane Kiffin Sewage Center" proposal lingers for lawyerA 2010 proposal to put Lane Kiffin's name on a Knoxville sewage plant still lingers for the lawyer who came up with the idea.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Maryville - Blount

McGhee Tyson prepares for infectious diseases

McGhee Tyson prepares for infectious diseasesAs international airports continue to work on preventing the Ebola virus from coming to them, McGhee Tyson also prepares for any possible outbreak.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago