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Vols

Lane Kiffin angers Vols fans, but he wasn't all bad

Lane Kiffin angers Vols fans, but he wasn't all badLane Kiffin is the coach many Tennessee Vols fans love to hate.
  • Vols
  • 11 minutes ago
Outreach

Volunteer Heart: Angel wing memory gowns

Volunteer Heart: Angel wing memory gownsVolunteers across the country transform wedding dresses into angel gowns for babies who never make it home from the hospital. 10-23-14
  • Outreach
  • 16 hours, 5 minutes ago
Education

Knox BOE could vote next week on K-2 test's future

Knox BOE could vote next week on K-2 test's futureSome feel it's too arduous for the system's youngest students
  • Education
  • 18 hours, 16 minutes ago
Positively Schwall

Positively Schwall: Engineering day

Positively Schwall: Engineering dayOnly 6 percent of American high school students say they're considering a career in engineering or science. So college educators are doing all they can to increase that number. 10-23-14
  • Positively Schwall
  • 18 hours, 32 minutes ago
Prep

Alcoa High School installs new Jumbotron

Alcoa High School installs new JumbotronThe school's new $480-thousand dollar Jumbotron screen will make its debut at Friday night's game.
  • Prep
  • 18 hours, 34 minutes ago
Politics

More than 220,000 have cast early ballots in Tenn.

More than 220,000 have cast early ballots in Tenn.Early voting runs from Oct. 15 to Oct. 30
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 33 minutes ago
Crime

Police ID man fatally shot after dispute between neighbors

Police ID man fatally shot after dispute between neighborsPolice in Loudon County are investigating after they say a man was shot and killed in his mobile home.
  • Crime
  • 19 hours, 39 minutes ago
Profiles of Courage

Fountain City Lake filled with fresh water again

Fountain City Lake filled with fresh water againThe fish were removed and water was drained in September to make repairs to the lake, which had turned green and gloomy.
  • Profiles of Courage
  • 20 hours, 2 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Vote: Big dreams for small downtown green space

Vote: Big dreams for small downtown green spaceLocal artists & architects are looking at options for redeveloping the park area at the intersection of Summit Hill Drive and Gay Street.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 20 hours, 48 minutes ago
Life

Fall colors nearing peak in the Great Smoky Mountains

Fall colors nearing peak in the Great Smoky MountainsParts of the Great Smoky Mountains are starting to put on their annual fall color display.
  • Life
  • 20 hours, 54 minutes ago
Vols

UT vs. Alabama: What you need to know

UT vs. Alabama: What you need to knowThe game against the Crimson Tide is set to kick off at 7:36 p.m. ESPN-2 will televise the game
  • Vols
  • 21 hours, 6 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Power T to represent more than athletics at UT

Power T to represent more than athletics at UTThe Power T will represent all UT Knoxville colleges, departments, centers, institutes, and administrative offices.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
McMinn - Monroe

Poo prank shuts down Athens recycling center

Poo prank shuts down Athens recycling centerThe Athens Recylcing Center is shut down after someone intentionally recycled bags of human feces
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 22 hours, 11 minutes ago
Local

Once reviled by UT fans, Mike Hamilton helps in Africa

Once reviled by UT fans, Mike Hamilton helps in AfricaMike Hamilton, former University of Tennessee athletics director, had become involved in Nashville's Blood: Water mission, which battles AIDS and clean water shortages in Africa.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 45 minutes ago
News

Students jump at chance for free college tuition

Students jump at chance for free college tuitionWith the Nov. 1 application deadline, the number of students embarking down the path toward free tuition at a Tennessee community college or college of applied technology is closer to 45,000
  • News
  • 23 hours, 49 minutes ago
Life

'See Rock City' barns vanishing from landscape

'See Rock City' barns vanishing from landscapeBy 1998, there were only about 200 See Rock City barns left, and that number has decreased to only about 100 today.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Pay Lane Kiffin's $14 haircut debt to help charity

Pay Lane Kiffin's $14 haircut debt to help charitySeveral people have offered to pay Lane Kiffin's $14 haircut debt, so we've made #14forgiving a positive for charity.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Downtown - UT

Development near downtown paying off for new businesses

Development near downtown paying off for new businessesDevelopment near Downtown Knoxville is bringing more traffic to the area.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Vehicle owners with defective airbags urged to act

Vehicle owners with defective airbags urged to actThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is urging owners of certain makes and models of cars to act immediately on recall notices to replace defective Takata airbags.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Morristown approves beer rule exception for Food City

Morristown approves beer rule exception for Food CityThe Morristown City Council took its first steps to change the city's beer laws for a new grocery store.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

9-year-old pinned between car, house

9-year-old pinned between car, houseA 9-year-old girl was pinned between a car and a house after a car rolled Wednesday evening.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Maryville - Blount

8-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash

8-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash(WBIR) An 8-year-old boy was killed Wednesday afternoon after an SUV ran off the road and hit several trees in Blount County.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Military

70 years after death, Tennessee soldier buried at Arlington

70 years after death, Tennessee soldier buried at ArlingtonAlmost 70 years after he died battling German troops in northeastern France, Army Pvt. 1st Class Cecil Harris of Shelbyville was buried Wednesday with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Military
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
People

Alcoa historian George Williams passes away

Alcoa historian George Williams passes awayA man who served the people of Alcoa and appreciated its rich history has passed away. George Williams died at UT Medical Center following a battle with cancer.
  • People
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

Rescued pit bulls receiving medical care

Rescued pit bulls receiving medical careFifty pit bulls seized in a Sevier County rescue operation are now recovering and getting medical attention.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Maryville - Blount

Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuck

Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuckA toddler is safe after getting stuck in a toy machine in Maryville.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Crime

KPD: Man's phone contained hundreds of photos of child sexual abuse

KPD: Man's phone contained hundreds of photos of child sexual abuseA Knoxville man is facing dozens of charges after an investigation found hundreds of photos and videos of children being sexually abused on his cell phone.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago