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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
  • 10 hours, 34 minutes 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
  • 14 hours, 56 minutes 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
  • 15 hours, 26 minutes 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
  • 15 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

Search warrant questioned in Christian-Newsom case

Search warrant questioned in Christian-Newsom caseAttorneys for Lemaricus Davidson argued in court Tuesday, saying search warrants in the case are invalid.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 2 minutes ago
North Knoxville

Church helps another congregation save bell tower

Church helps another congregation save bell towerTuesday marked a big milestone for one Knoxville church: a new bell tower was finally put in place thanks to the help of another congregation.
  • North Knoxville
  • 16 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

Artifacts missing from GSMNP; reward offered

Artifacts missing from GSMNP; reward offeredGreat Smoky Mountain National Park officials are offering a reward for information about stolen artifacts.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 43 minutes 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
  • 17 hours, 1 minute ago
Sevierville - Sevier

Townsend church embezzler sentenced to one year in jail

Townsend church embezzler sentenced to one year in jailA judge sentenced a Townsend woman to a year in jail for stealing at least $60,000 dollars from a church.
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 20 hours, 27 minutes 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
  • 21 hours, 24 minutes ago
News

1915 baby's grave marker found outside Knoxville business

1915 baby's grave marker found outside Knoxville businessAn infant's grave marker was found outside a Knoxville business Tuesday morning, and Knoxville Police are trying to determine where the marker belongs.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 39 minutes ago
McMinn - Monroe

Vonore teacher arrested for DUI on administrative leave

Vonore teacher arrested for DUI on administrative leaveA Vonore teacher accused of driving drunk has been placed on administrative leave without pay for three days.
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 23 hours, 15 minutes ago
Maryville - Blount

Final push for votes for wine in grocery stores

Final push for votes for wine in grocery storesEighty communities across the state will vote on whether to allow wine sales in grocery stores.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Education

Knox BOE debates student assessments

Knox BOE debates student assessmentsThe Knox County school board spent more then three hours Monday night debating student assessments for some of its youngest students.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

DOJ gives $500K grant to Legal Aid of East TN

DOJ gives $500K grant to Legal Aid of East TNThe Department of Justice is giving Legal Aid of East Tennessee a $500,000 grant to help serve victims of domestic violence as part of the Violence Against Women Act.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

THP urges drivers to watch for deer

THP urges drivers to watch for deerFall is the most active time of year for deer-related crashes and the Tennessee Highway Patrol is reminding drivers to be extra aware.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

TBI program gives agents opioid antidote

TBI program gives agents opioid antidoteSome Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents will now carry an antidote to a powerful opioid drug.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

Tennessee death row inmate dies of natural causes

Tennessee death row inmate dies of natural causesTennessee officials say a death row inmate convicted of a 1988 murder in Campbell County has died of natural causes.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Local

New camera technology helps child advocates in Blount County

New camera technology helps child advocates in Blount CountyCutting edge forensic technology is up and running at New Hope Children's Advocacy Center in Blount County.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Local

South Knoxville bridge named after devoted volunteer

South Knoxville bridge named after devoted volunteerState and local leaders dedicated a bridge Monday in the memory of a devoted community volunteer.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Local

Increased oversight ends at TVA plant

Increased oversight ends at TVA plantFederal regulators are ending years of increased oversight at one of TVA's plants.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Pets

Monroe Co. Animal Shelter joins program to transport dogs

Monroe Co. Animal Shelter joins program to transport dogsThe Monroe County Animal Shelter is now participating in a program that transports adoptable dogs to animal shelters where they're more likely to be adopted.
  • Pets
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Live at 5 at 4

Beauty from Ashes for crafts and Haiti sewing mission

Beauty from Ashes for crafts and Haiti sewing missionAn East Tennessee couple creates crafts for a cause
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Tech

First Tennessee soon to offer Apple Pay

First Tennessee soon to offer Apple PayFirst Tennessee Bank has announced it will soon allow customers the option of using their debit and credit cards within Apple Pay.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Mother arrested after child was caught begging for fake field trip

Mother arrested after child was caught begging for fake field tripA mother was charged with child neglect after police caught her begging with her 6-year-old daughter and a man.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Mother arrested after child was caught begging for fake field trip

Mother arrested after child was caught begging for fake field tripA mother was charged with child neglect after Morristown police caught her begging for a fake field trip with her 6-year-old daughter and an unidentified man.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Positively Schwall

Positively Schwall: Mama's

Positively Schwall: Mama'sExperts say half the battle in running a restaurant is getting noticed. There's a diner up in the Powell Valley that you just can't help but notice. 10-20-14
  • Positively Schwall
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago