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    Crime

    Lawsuit claims Greene Co. wrestling coach sexually assaulted student

    Lawsuit claims Greene Co. wrestling coach sexually assaulted studentA lawsuit seeking more than $10 million in damages accuses an assistant wrestling coach at Chuckey Doak High School of sexually assaulting a Greene County teen during an overnight trip.
    • Crime
    • 42 minutes ago
    Maryville - Blount

    McGhee Tyson prepares for infectious diseases

    McGhee Tyson prepares for infectious diseasesAs international airports continue to work on preventing the Ebola virus from coming to them, McGhee Tyson also prepares for any possible outbreak.
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 3 hours, 8 minutes ago
    Local

    Power T of trash highlights efforts to stop littering

    Power T of trash highlights efforts to stop litteringA large, 40-by-40 foot "Power T" is now sitting outside the lawn of McGhee Tyson Airport.
    • Local
    • 3 hours, 38 minutes ago
    Local

    Artifacts missing from GSMNP; reward offered

    Artifacts missing from GSMNP; reward offeredGreat Smoky Mountain National Park officials are offering a reward for information about stolen artifacts.
    • Local
    • 4 hours, 56 minutes ago
    Politics

    Lane Kiffin compared to state rep. in political ad

    Lane Kiffin compared to state rep. in political ad"Lane Kiffin and Gloria Johnson both made a lot of promises to the people of Tennessee," the ad reads. "And like Lane Kiffin, Gloria Johnson is all talk."
    • Politics
    • 5 hours, 13 minutes ago
    Downtown - UT

    Pedestrian hit admits paying attention to phone, not traffic

    Pedestrian hit admits paying attention to phone, not trafficThe woman told investigators she was not watching traffic while crossing the road because she was using her phone at the time.
    • Downtown - UT
    • 9 hours, 36 minutes ago
    McMinn - Monroe

    Vonore teacher arrested for DUI on administrative leave

    Vonore teacher arrested for DUI on administrative leaveA Vonore teacher accused of driving drunk has been placed on administrative leave without pay for three days.
    • McMinn - Monroe
    • 11 hours, 27 minutes ago
    Maryville - Blount

    Final push for votes for wine in grocery stores

    Final push for votes for wine in grocery storesEighty communities across the state will vote on whether to allow wine sales in grocery stores.
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 22 hours, 4 minutes ago
    Education

    Knox BOE debates student assessments

    Knox BOE debates student assessmentsThe Knox County school board spent more then three hours Monday night debating student assessments for some of its youngest students.
    • Education
    • 23 hours, 8 minutes ago
    Local

    DOJ gives $500K grant to Legal Aid of East TN

    DOJ gives $500K grant to Legal Aid of East TNThe Department of Justice is giving Legal Aid of East Tennessee a $500,000 grant to help serve victims of domestic violence as part of the Violence Against Women Act.
    • Local
    • 23 hours, 46 minutes ago
    Local

    THP urges drivers to watch for deer

    THP urges drivers to watch for deerFall is the most active time of year for deer-related crashes and the Tennessee Highway Patrol is reminding drivers to be extra aware.
    • Local
    • 1 day ago
    Local

    TBI program gives agents opioid antidote

    TBI program gives agents opioid antidoteSome Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents will now carry an antidote to a powerful opioid drug.
    • Local
    • 1 day ago
    Local

    Tennessee death row inmate dies of natural causes

    Tennessee death row inmate dies of natural causesTennessee officials say a death row inmate convicted of a 1988 murder in Campbell County has died of natural causes.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    Local

    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.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Local

    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.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Local

    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.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 4 hours 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 day, 4 hours 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 day, 4 hours 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
    • 1 day, 5 hours 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 police caught her begging with her 6-year-old daughter and a man.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 1 day, 5 hours 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
    • 1 day, 5 hours 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
    • 1 day, 5 hours 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.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 5 hours 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
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    West - Knoxville - Farragut

    Public hearing next week on proposed west Knoxville hospital

    Public hearing next week on proposed west Knoxville hospitalThe public will have a chance to comment on a proposed Tennova hospital in west Knoxville next week.
    • West - Knoxville - Farragut
    • 1 day, 6 hours 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
    • 1 day, 6 hours 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
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago