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Health

Flu cases continue to spike in East TN

Flu cases continue to spike in East TNThe Knox County Health Department reports flu activity is currently higher in East Tennessee than in other parts of the state.
  • Health
  • 18 minutes ago
Vols

Butch Jones grants player's wish just in time for Christmas

Butch Jones grants player's wish just in time for ChristmasButch Jones made one of his player's dreams come true just in time for Christmas.
  • Vols
  • 2 hours, 27 minutes ago
Weather

Don't hold your breath for East TN white Christmas

Don't hold your breath for East TN white ChristmasIf you're in East Tennessee, more than likely dreams of a winter wonderland Christmas day won't come true unless you're in the mountains.
  • Weather
  • 2 hours, 58 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

West Knoxville home features 50,000+ synchronized lights

West Knoxville home features 50,000+ synchronized lightsThe Lomnecks decorate their home and yard at 1211 E. Woodshire Drive with about 50,000 lights and sync them to music.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 4 hours, 12 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Monday: Morning showers, Highs in 50s

Monday: Morning showers, Highs in 50sMeteorologist Matt Sanderson says there will be on and off drizzle in the morning followed by a few breaks in the rain. This afternoon will be cloudy with highs in the 50s.
  • Local Forecast
  • 7 hours, 9 minutes ago
Events

Sevier Heights Christmas

Sevier Heights ChristmasAfter 25 years of The Living Christmas Tree, Sevier Heights Baptist Church hosted a new performance back at home.
  • Events
  • 14 hours, 8 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Dog missing after break-in found, returned to owner

Dog missing after break-in found, returned to ownerMellow, a four-year-old dog who was reported missing after a break-in, has been returned to his owner.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 14 hours, 18 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Mellow back home

Mellow back homeAfter being reported missing in a break-in, a dog and owner have been reunited for Christmas.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 14 hours, 21 minutes ago
Local

Dropping gas prices

Dropping gas pricesCheaper gas prices has meant more traveling this holiday season
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 17 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Sunday evening forecast

Sunday evening forecastUnsettled weather this week, especially Christmas Eve
  • Local Forecast
  • 19 hours, 38 minutes ago
North Knoxville

KPD looking for suspects in pharmacy robbery

KPD looking for suspects in pharmacy robberyKnoxville Police are looking for the person or people responsible for robbing a CVS pharmacy in North Knoxville Sunday.
  • North Knoxville
  • 21 hours, 29 minutes ago
Local

Stepfather suspected in two infants' deaths

Stepfather suspected in two infants' deathsA Greeneville man is now in jail and a community is grieving, following the deaths of two East Tennessee infants.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 58 minutes ago
Health

Flu could be severe, says TN Department of Health

Flu could be severe, says TN Department of HealthAlready, the TN Dept of Health has declared the flu regional this year, and the agency says it could get even worse.
  • Health
  • 22 hours, 36 minutes ago
Taxes

Gas tax increase gains momentum in Tennessee

Gas tax increase gains momentum in TennesseePublic officials around the state say they are behind a call for a higher gas tax to help pay for road projects.
  • Taxes
  • 22 hours, 51 minutes ago
Football

Five stats show why the Vols earned a bowl berth

Five stats show why the Vols earned a bowl berthAfter a slow start to conference play, the Vols rattled off three wins in four games to earn a bowl berth in four years.
  • Football
  • 23 hours, 17 minutes ago
Local

Stepfather arrested after death of Greeneville babies

Stepfather arrested after death of Greeneville babiesNeighbors say they're shocked by the sudden death of two infant girls and the arrest of their stepfather.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

TN National Guard soldiers return home

TN National Guard soldiers return homeThe remaining 40 soldiers in the 1-230th Air Cavalry Squadron returned home to East Tennessee just in time for the holidays.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

Fans rally to keep Lady Vol name

Fans rally to keep Lady Vol nameA group of Lady Vol fans and former student-athletes rally to voice their disapproval for a new plan to drop the Lady Vol name from all sports except basketball.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Injured Dandridge Marine receives new home

Injured Dandridge Marine receives new homeA Marine from Dandridge who lost both of his legs while serving in Afghanistan received a new home from Homes for Our Troops.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local

Charges dropped against Greeneville doctor, wife

Charges dropped against Greeneville doctor, wifeA Greeneville doctor and his wife no longer face federal charges after a ruling from the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Injured East Tennessee Marine receives new home

Injured East Tennessee Marine receives new homeInjured East Tennessee Marine receives a new home just in time for Christmas.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Police release the names of babies found dead, man charged with abuse

Police release the names of babies found dead, man charged with abuseGreeneville Police have arrested Erick Jones for the death of two babies.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 2 days ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

TN National Guard troops returning home in time for Christmas

TN National Guard troops returning home in time for ChristmasOn Saturday, more than 40 soldiers with the Tennessee National Guard will return home from Afghanistan in time for Christmas.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local Forecast

Saturday Weather: Chilly Day, Skies Clearing

Saturday Weather: Chilly Day, Skies ClearingMeteorologist Ella Dorsey says Wednesday's Highs will be in the 40s. Cloudy skies should clear by this afternoon. Tonight temperatures will drop tonight.
  • Local Forecast
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local

UT Genetics Center reorganization leaves families upset, concerned

UT Genetics Center reorganization leaves families upset, concernedA number of East Tennessee families say they're left scrambling to find new care providers, after a recent announcement that change is coming to the University of Tennessee Genetics Center.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Downtown - UT

UT Genetics Center reorganizing

UT Genetics Center reorganizingThe reorganization of the UT genetics center is affecting many families across East Tennessee.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

Awaiting 1 230th's return

Awaiting 1 230th's returnAn East Tennessee family is getting ready reunite after their father's tour of duty.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago