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McMinn - Monroe

Second Vonore teacher arrested in less than a month

Second Vonore teacher arrested in less than a monthA Vonore teacher is accused of driving drunk and almost running other drivers off the road.
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 23 minutes ago
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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.
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  • 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
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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.
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  • 1 hour, 12 minutes ago
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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.
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  • 1 hour, 30 minutes 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 hour, 43 minutes 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 hour, 58 minutes 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
  • 2 hours, 25 minutes 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
  • 2 hours, 53 minutes 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
  • 2 hours, 58 minutes ago
Local

Commission approves audit after misuse of funds allegations

Commission approves audit after misuse of funds allegationsThe Knox County Commission on Monday agreed to ask the county's internal auditor to look into the school system's nutrition department.
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  • 2 hours, 59 minutes ago
Health

Ebola Health Forum on Tuesday

Ebola Health Forum on TuesdayOn Tuesday, there will be a town hall forum at the Knoxville Convention Center Auditorium from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Health
  • 3 hours, 2 minutes ago
Crime

Man attacks 3 people with baseball bat

Man attacks 3 people with baseball batPolice arrested a 22-year-old Rockwood man after he was accused of assaulting three people with a baseball bat.
  • Crime
  • 3 hours, 43 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Talbott man charged in string of car thefts

Talbott man charged in string of car theftsA Talbott man has been arrested in a string of auto thefts.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 3 hours, 50 minutes ago
Live at 5 at 4

First Pedal Second Harvest

First Pedal Second HarvestPastor Bill Ondracka with Christus Victor Lutheran Church organized a long distance bike ride to benefit Second Harvest: First Pedal Second Harvest.
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 8 hours, 41 minutes ago
Education

Educator of the Week 10/20 - Kelly Farr

Educator of the Week 10/20 - Kelly FarrThe educator of the week for 10/20 is Kelly Farr.
  • Education
  • 9 hours, 12 minutes ago
Scott - Campbell - Morgan

East TN death row inmate dies of natural causes

East TN death row inmate dies of natural causesEast TN death row inmates dies in prison
  • Scott - Campbell - Morgan
  • 12 hours, 56 minutes ago
Maryville - Blount

Foothills Fall Festival ends its 15 year run

Foothills Fall Festival ends its 15 year runIt was a bittersweet day in downtown Maryville on Sunday as a big tradition came to a close. The Foothills Fall festival has been a staple of the fall season in East Tennessee for 15 years.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 17 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Knoxville College shares its plan to revive the HBC

Knoxville College shares its plan to revive the HBCKnoxville College celebrated its homecoming by celebrating its plans for the future.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 5 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Buddy Walk promotes ABLE Act

Buddy Walk promotes ABLE ActAt a time when people who have down syndrome are living longer lives, families are pushing to pass the ABLE Act, which would create a more independent lifestyle.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 19 hours, 59 minutes ago
Local

Rangers help lost family off Mt. LeConte

Rangers help lost family off Mt. LeConteGreat Smoky Mountains National Park rangers helped a family of six to safety after they got lost hiking Mt. LeConte. The family with children, ages 4, 5, 10, and 12, spent the night on a trial in below freezing temperatures.
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  • 23 hours, 51 minutes ago
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New lottery game launches in Tennessee

New lottery game launches in TennesseeThe MONOPOLY Millionaire's Club includes a top prize that starts at $15 million and additional $1 million prizes.
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  • 1 day ago
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3 charged with attempted 1st degree murder after Knox Co. shooting

3 charged with attempted 1st degree murder after Knox Co. shootingAuthorities say the victim was shot two times and suspects tried to shoot him a third time as he ran away
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
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Same-sex TN couples prepare for weddings if ruling happens

Same-sex TN couples prepare for weddings if ruling happensPlans are underway should an appeals court overturn a same-sex ban in Tennessee
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local Forecast

Perfect Fall weather

Perfect Fall weatherDay will start out cool but warm, fall weather is moving in for a beautiful day.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Maryville - Blount

Final Foothills Fall Festival ends Sunday

Final Foothills Fall Festival ends SundayFriday is the last time the curtain will rise for the Foothills Fall Festival.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Teal pumpkin movement has roots in East TN

Teal pumpkin movement has roots in East TNOne in 13 children in the U.S. deal with food allergies. An East Tennessee group has now spurred a movement for Halloween.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Local

Teal pumpkin movement has roots in East TN

Teal pumpkin movement has roots in East TNSome orange pumpkins are turning a shade of teal in order to promote safe trick-or-treating this Halloween. It's all part of a national push that got its roots in East Tennessee.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago