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Regional finals highlights and sectional schedule

Regional finals highlights and sectional scheduleHighlights from Farragut girls and Maryville boys state titles, plus sectional schedules.
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  • 7 minutes ago
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Maryville boys and Farragut girls win regional titles

Maryville boys and Farragut girls win regional titlesMaryville boys and Farragut girls win regional titles, will host sectional games.
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  • 11 minutes ago
Local

Looking ahead to spring weather after a tough February

Looking ahead to spring weather after a tough FebruaryAfter one of the most brutal February months on record, we're looking ahead to spring. Sunday marked the start of the meteorological Spring. (3-1-15 11PM)
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  • 33 minutes ago
Local Forecast

NWS predicts near normal temps for March in East Tenn.

NWS predicts near normal temps for March in East Tenn.Sunday marked the beginning of the meteorological spring
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  • 40 minutes ago
Women's Basketball

Massengale ties record, Lady Vols rout Vanderbilt, 79-49

Massengale ties record, Lady Vols rout Vanderbilt, 79-49A special senior night for the Lady Vols as Ariel Massengale ties a school record en route to a 30 point win.
  • Women's Basketball
  • 1 hour, 16 minutes ago
Men's Basketball

Lady Vols rout Vanderbilt on Senior Night

Lady Vols rout Vanderbilt on Senior NightSenior Ariel Massengale tied a school record as Tennessee rolled Vanderbilt in the final game of the regular season.
  • Men's Basketball
  • 1 hour, 17 minutes ago
Prep

State Champion Webb Lady Spartans visit WBIR studios

State Champion Webb Lady Spartans visit WBIR studiosThe Webb Lady Spartans claimed their fifth state championship on Saturday and visited the WBIR studios on Sunday to talk about their big win.
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  • 1 hour, 50 minutes ago
Weather

Feb. 2015: One of the coldest February months on record in East TN

Feb. 2015: One of the coldest February months on record in East TNThe snow and ice gained lots of attention last month, but it was also one of the coldest February months on record.
  • Weather
  • 3 hours, 22 minutes ago
Fentress - Cumberland

Outages improving week after winter storms blast East Tennessee

Outages improving week after winter storms blast East TennesseeMany East Tennessee residents are still without power -- though that number is slowly decreasing.
  • Fentress - Cumberland
  • 4 hours, 22 minutes ago
News

UT students, athletes take Polar Plunge

UT students, athletes take Polar PlungeUniversity of Tennessee students, members of the football team and Smokey dove into the frigid waters of UT's outdoor pool -- all to benefit the Special Olympics of East Tennessee.
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  • 4 hours, 26 minutes ago
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Students, teachers transition back to class after snow days

Students, teachers transition back to class after snow daysMany East Tennessee teachers and students will head back to class this week, after two weeks off due to snow and ice.
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  • 5 hours, 22 minutes ago
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Students return to class after unexpected winter break

Students return to class after unexpected winter breakMany East Tennessee teachers and students will head back to class on Monday for the first time in two weeks, after an unprecedented string of snow days.
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  • 5 hours, 26 minutes ago
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Campbell County Schools open, may have bus route problems

Campbell County Schools open, may have bus route problemsCampbell County Schools will be in session tomorrow, but not all bus routes may run because of unsafe road conditions.
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  • 6 hours, 34 minutes ago
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Man arrested for armed robbery found dead in cell

Man arrested for armed robbery found dead in cellA Sevier County man was found dead in his cell at the Sevier County Jail Sunday morning, according to Sevier County Sheriff Ron Seals.
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  • 6 hours, 45 minutes ago
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Second Harvest kicks off fifth annual Restaurant Week

Second Harvest kicks off fifth annual Restaurant WeekSunday marks the first day of Restaurant Week, Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee's fifth annual fundraiser that also recognizes Knoxville's best local dining.
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  • 8 hours, 24 minutes ago
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UT grad completes third spacewalk in 8 days

UT grad completes third spacewalk in 8 daysWilmore is originally from Mt. Juliet near Nashville. He graduated from UT in 1994 with a masters in Aviation Systems.
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  • 11 hours, 54 minutes ago
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One killed, three injured in West Knox crash

One killed, three injured in West Knox crashOne man died and three others were hurt in a car crash in West Knox County.
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  • 11 hours, 59 minutes ago
Sevierville - Sevier

Ripley's Aquarium offers experience for children with autism

Ripley's Aquarium offers experience for children with autism The Gatlinburg attraction partnered with Artistic Spectrum to host an event specifically for children with autism.
  • Sevierville - Sevier
  • 1 day ago
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Ice storm victims receive free help from military veterans

Ice storm victims receive free help from military veteransEast Tennessee communities hit hard by last week's devastating ice storms are in the process of clearing thousands of trees and branches, and a number of organizations are lending their support.
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  • 1 day ago
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East Tennesseans fight cabin fever

East Tennesseans fight cabin feverImproving weather conditions drew East Tennesseans out of the house on Saturday.
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Warlick breaks bone in wrist after slipping on ice

Warlick breaks bone in wrist after slipping on iceLady Vols coach Holly Warlick broke a bone in her right wrist after slipping on ice outside Thompson-Boling Arena Wednesday.
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I-40 fully reopened in Cumberland County after fatal crash

I-40 fully reopened in Cumberland County after fatal crashThe Tennessee Highway Patrol said one person died when a tractor trailer overturned on Interstate 40 near Crab Orchard.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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Helping teachers become powerful educators

Helping teachers become powerful educatorsThis weekend, teachers can attend a "Symposium on Powerful Teaching" at Roane State. More info: roanestate.edu/symposium
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
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A closer look at UT sexual assault numbers

A closer look at UT sexual assault numbersSex assaults on the UTK campus spiked, according to a new report, but how accurate are those numbers?
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Life

Once hobbled TN steer outfitted with prosthetic foot

Once hobbled TN steer outfitted with prosthetic footDudley, the good-natured steer who lost a foot after it became tangled in bailing twine last year, has a new, permanent prosthesis.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Watercooler

With Smitty the dog by his side, 90-year-old veteran goes for ride

With Smitty the dog by his side, 90-year-old veteran goes for rideClaude Bratcher is a 90-year-old World War II veteran from Ten Mile, Tenn.
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  • 2 days ago
Local

90-year-old veteran sleds in viral video

90-year-old veteran sleds in viral videoClaude Bratcher, 90, surprised his family in Meigs County this week by declaring he wanted to join in the sledding fun.
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  • 2 days ago