Close
MORE NEWS

news

    Local Weather
    Knoxville, TN
    11 PM
    Clear
    49°
    5 AM
    Clear
    44°
    11 AM
    Sunny
    59°
    5 PM
    Sunny
    70°
    Headlines

    Updated 10:06 p.m. EDT

    • Grid
    • List
    Crime

    Pigeon Forge police looking for robbery, kidnapping suspect

    Pigeon Forge police looking for robbery, kidnapping suspectAuthorities are asking for the public's help to find a man wanted for robbery and aggravated kidnapping.
    • Crime
    • 41 minutes ago
    Local

    East Tenn. attractions make 'best of' list

    East Tenn. attractions make 'best of' listSeveral East Tennessee attractions won reader's choice awards on Tennessee Magazine's "2014 Best of Tennessee" list.
    • Local
    • 45 minutes ago
    Local

    THP looking forward to a different view on crime

    THP looking forward to a different view on crimeTennessee Highway Patrol is introducing its new Sky Watch tower.
    • Local
    • 4 hours, 42 minutes ago
    Vols

    UT honors Joan Cronan with new volleyball facility

    UT honors Joan Cronan with new volleyball facilityThe university named its new practice facility the "Joan Cronan Volleyball Practice Facility"
    • Vols
    • 5 hours, 6 minutes ago
    Local

    Live wreaths to be placed on veterans' graves as holiday tribute

    Live wreaths to be placed on veterans' graves as holiday tributeKnox County Mayor Tim Burchett is teaming up with Wreaths Across America in an effort to raise money to place live wreaths on the graves of veterans buried in Knox County.
    • Local
    • 5 hours, 44 minutes ago
    Live at 5 at 4

    Creature Seeker Studios is scary all year long

    Creature Seeker Studios is scary all year longEvery day is Halloween for an East Tennessee man who makes creatures for side shows and horror conventions
    • Live at 5 at 4
    • 5 hours, 46 minutes ago
    Vols

    UTPD: No threats made against Lane Kiffin

    UTPD: No threats made against Lane KiffinAs lopsided as the Tennessee-Alabama matchup has been in recent years, it continues to be a big rivalry.
    • Vols
    • 5 hours, 47 minutes ago
    Health

    New patient forms screen for ebola risk

    New patient forms screen for ebola riskPatients at Covenant Health facilities are asked to fill out a form that asks them if they have a fever above 100.4 or if they've traveled outside the U.S.
    • Health
    • 5 hours, 54 minutes ago
    Oak Ridge - Anderson

    Judge now wants to stop Rocky Top, TN merchandise

    Judge now wants to stop Rocky Top, TN merchandiseDevelopers and merchandisers who were hoping to cash in on Lake City's name change to Rocky Top could now face a new road block.
    • Oak Ridge - Anderson
    • 6 hours, 36 minutes ago
    Vols

    Watch: Fun look at the return of basketball to UT

    Watch: Fun look at the return of basketball to UTIn a new VFL film, The Vols' Armani Moore is reunited with his love. You can meet him and the other players tonight!
    • Vols
    • 10 hours, 24 minutes ago
    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
    • 12 hours, 2 minutes ago
    Events

    Light the Night battles leukemia & lymphoma

    Light the Night battles leukemia & lymphomaUT's campus turned red Thursday in memory of the people who battle leukemia and lymphoma.
    • Events
    • 23 hours, 20 minutes ago
    Local

    Urban League gala honors community leaders

    Urban League gala honors community leadersKnoxville's Urban League gave its most prestigious honor Thursday to a civil rights activist at the League's Equal Opportunity Awards Gala.
    • Local
    • 1 day ago
    Crime

    AT&T theft may be tied to other burglaries

    AT&T theft may be tied to other burglariesKnoxville police are investigating a burglary that could be connected to several others in the Southeast.
    • Crime
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    Local

    Y-12 opens new training facility

    Y-12 opens new training facilityThe company's old training facility was flooded last winter after a water main broke.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 3 hours 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
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Pets

    51 dogs euthanized due to Oak Ridge distemper outbreak

    51 dogs euthanized due to Oak Ridge distemper outbreakThe Oak Ridge Animal Shelter is temporarily closed after several dogs tested positive for distemper.
    • Pets
    • 1 day, 4 hours 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
    • 1 day, 6 hours 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
    • 1 day, 6 hours 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
    • 1 day, 6 hours 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
    • 1 day, 7 hours 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
    • 1 day, 7 hours 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
    • 1 day, 7 hours 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
    • 1 day, 8 hours 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
    • 1 day, 8 hours 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
    • 1 day, 8 hours 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
    • 1 day, 9 hours ago