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Men's Basketball

Donnie Tyndall's past caught up to him

Donnie Tyndall's past caught up to himDonnie Tyndall arrived at the University of Tennessee with plenty of baggage.
  • Men's Basketball
  • 1 hour, 28 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Man accused of trying to hire person to murder ex-wife

Man accused of trying to hire person to murder ex-wifeDeputies arrested a Hamblen County man accused of trying to hire a person to murder his ex-wife.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 1 hour, 39 minutes ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

Officials: Cigarette may have sparked fire in Oak Ridge duplex

Officials: Cigarette may have sparked fire in Oak Ridge duplexFirefighters believe a discarded cigarette sparked a fire that damaged an Oak Ridge duplex.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 2 hours ago
Entertainment

Shrek the Musical Junior

Shrek the Musical JuniorHolston Middle School Show Choir presents "Shrek the Musical Jr." Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6:30 and a matinee at 2:30 Saturday.
  • Entertainment
  • 3 hours, 46 minutes ago
Local

What you need to know Friday

What you need to know FridayHere are several stories to follow Friday, March 27, 2015.
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
News

Proposed bill limits cough suppressant drug

Proposed bill limits cough suppressant drugAuthorities are seeing increasing abuse by young people of a drug in cough medicine used widely. Legislation would make it harder for young people to purchase the cough medicine. March 26, 2015
  • News
  • 13 hours, 46 minutes ago
News

"VolCard" close to coming to the strip

"VolCard" close to coming to the stripA plan to even out the playing field for businesses on the Cumberland Avenue Strip is close to becoming a reality.
  • News
  • 14 hours, 22 minutes ago
News

'Strip' businesses to accept UT 'VolCard'

'Strip' businesses to accept UT 'VolCard'More merchants are going to accept UT students' VolCard. Restaurants welcome the move. March 26, 2015
  • News
  • 14 hours, 23 minutes ago
News

Dandridge man pleads guilty to 2013 vehicular homicde

Dandridge man pleads guilty to 2013 vehicular homicdeA Dandridge man will serve a 12-year prison sentence after pleading guilty Thursday in Knox County Criminal Court to vehicular homicide.
  • News
  • 15 hours, 52 minutes ago
Events

Museum of Appalachia announces Fall Homecoming lineup

Museum of Appalachia announces Fall Homecoming lineupOfficials are already planning for and promoting their 36th Annual Tennessee Fall Homecoming, which will be October 9-11.
  • Events
  • 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Neighbors: Breeder kept too many dogs

Neighbors: Breeder kept too many dogsA West Knox County woman is being cited while 31 dogs have been removed from her home. Authorities say conditions were poor at the home and it was unfit for occupation. March 26, 2015
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 18 hours, 47 minutes ago
Local

Local scientists map earch from inside out.

Local scientists map earch from inside out. Scientists are using the world's most powerful supercomputers to create a 3-D map of the Earth, and one of those supercomputers is at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

Spring cleaning your finances.

Spring cleaning your finances.Certified Financial Planner Laura Lyons has advice on keeping your financial life organized.
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 25 minutes ago
Local

Local event honors Vietnam veterans.

Local event honors Vietnam veterans.On March 29th, Rolling Thunder TN3 is hosting the 2nd annual Vietnam Veterans Day Ceremony. This year it will be held at 11:00 a.m. in the Cherokee Ballroom of the Hilton Hotel.
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 26 minutes ago
Money

'Big Ears' festival making big impact on Knoxville economy

'Big Ears' festival making big impact on Knoxville economyA nationally recognized Knoxville festival will be kicking off its 7th consecutive year of music and arts beginning Friday.
  • Money
  • 19 hours, 27 minutes ago
Local

'Big Ears' festival making big impact on Knoxville economy

'Big Ears' festival making big impact on Knoxville economyA nationally recognized Knoxville festival will be kicking off its 7th consecutive year of music and arts beginning Frida
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 28 minutes ago
Life

Love Kitchen sisters turn 87, hoping for birthday donations

Love Kitchen sisters turn 87, hoping for birthday donationsThe Love Kitchen is trying to raise as much money as possible in honor of the sisters' birthday. The goal is to give them a big check to help them continue serving the community.
  • Life
  • 19 hours, 30 minutes ago
Local

Fate of dogs seized from breeder still not known.

Fate of dogs seized from breeder still not known.Sara Tinker has been cited for animal cruelty. The dogs are being cared for at Young-Williams Animal Center, and neighbors are happy they are gone
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 43 minutes ago
Local

Report: NCAA to talk to Vols about Tyndall violations.

Report: NCAA to talk to Vols about Tyndall violations.The NCAA is calling Tennessee to discuss the findings of its investigation into Coach Donnie Tyndall's tenure at Southern Miss, a source close to the investigation told govols247. A decision on Tyndall's future at UT could come soon.
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 50 minutes ago
News

Trustee Shouse to have prostate removed

Trustee Shouse to have prostate removedKnox County Trustee Ed Shouse will undergo surgery Monday to have his prostate removed and should be back to work the following week.
  • News
  • 20 hours, 34 minutes ago
Money

Haslam to continue school funding discussion despite lawsuit

Haslam to continue school funding discussion despite lawsuitHamilton County and six Chattanooga-area school systems filed the lawsuit on Tuesday,
  • Money
  • 20 hours, 55 minutes ago
Politics

Senate passes bill to remove sprinkler requirements for town homes

Senate passes bill to remove sprinkler requirements for town homesUnder the proposal, while the state couldn't require them, local governments could still decide whether to make the sprinklers mandatory.
  • Politics
  • 21 hours, 11 minutes ago
Politics

Proposed bill to ban passenger drinking still alive in legislature

Proposed bill to ban passenger drinking still alive in legislatureRight now, Tennessee law allows anyone but the driver to drink, some people call it the "pass it over" law
  • Politics
  • 21 hours, 21 minutes ago
Politics

Lawmakers delay bill that would require officer body cameras

Lawmakers delay bill that would require officer body camerasA bill that would require all law enforcement officers in Tennessee has been delayed for summer study, which essentially kills the proposal for this year
  • Politics
  • 21 hours, 33 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Sheriff: Mother orders inmate son to beat another prisoner

Sheriff: Mother orders inmate son to beat another prisonerA Hamblen County Jail inmate told officials that he was carrying out his mother's orders when he, along with two other prisoners, attacked the man accused of stabbing his mother's boyfriend.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 23 hours, 8 minutes ago
Entertainment

Ijams Mindfulness Walk

Ijams Mindfulness Walk(Live at Five at Four 3-25-15) Ijams Sanctuary Series Mindfulness Walk is this Saturday, March 28, at 1:00. To register: (865) 577-4717 ext. 110.
  • Entertainment
  • 23 hours, 35 minutes ago
Companies

Logistics company to open Knoxville office, creating 100 jobs

Logistics company to open Knoxville office, creating 100 jobsA logistics company already operating in Nashville announced Thursday plans to open a new location in downtown Knoxville, creating at least 100 new jobs.
  • Companies
  • 1 day ago