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    Vols

    Butch Jones is building a program, not a team

    Butch Jones is building a program, not a teamButch Jones said in a press conference Monday that his focus is not to build a team, it's to build a program.
    • Vols
    • 9 minutes ago
    Downtown - UT

    Knoxville police release items seized from A.J. Johnson's apartment

    Knoxville police release items seized from A.J. Johnson's apartmentThe evening after a 19-year-old student accused Tennessee football star A.J. Johnson of rape, investigators seized a series of items from his apartment.
    • Downtown - UT
    • 48 minutes ago
    Education

    Educator of the Week 11/24 - Cheri Duncan

    Educator of the Week 11/24 - Cheri DuncanThe educator of the week for 11/24 is Cheri Duncan
    • Education
    • 2 hours, 23 minutes ago
    Local

    Former Knox Co. 'ghost employee' won't be sentenced until February

    Former Knox Co. 'ghost employee' won't be sentenced until FebruaryThe so-called ghost-employee, who worked under ex-longtime Knox County Trustee Mike Lowe won't be sentenced until February.
    • Local
    • 2 hours, 42 minutes ago
    Contests

    Sister Act: Sister & Me Photo Contest

    Sister Act: Sister & Me Photo ContestEnter now for your chance to win 4tickets to see Broadway's Sister Act at the Tennessee Theatre
    • Contests
    • 3 hours, 30 minutes ago
    Local

    Marion Barry in East TN

    Marion Barry in East TNThe death of a well-known but controversial mayor and long-time civil rights activist has East Tennesseeans reflecting on his ties to Knoxville.
    • Local
    • 12 hours, 3 minutes ago
    Education

    New assessment chosen for public schools

    New assessment chosen for public schoolsTennessee is choosing a new test to replace TCAPs in English and math for students
    • Education
    • 12 hours, 4 minutes ago
    Local

    Vol fans still excited about bowl possibility

    Vol fans still excited about bowl possibilityDespite a loss to Missouri on Saturday, Vol fans are still confident the team can beat Vanderbilt to become bowl eligible for the first time in four years.
    • Local
    • 16 hours, 12 minutes ago
    Local

    Calhoun mayor in jail on burglary charges

    Calhoun mayor in jail on burglary chargesThe mayor of Calhoun, a small McMinn County town, is in jail on burglary charges.
    • Local
    • 23 hours, 31 minutes ago
    Local

    Sheriff: Man killed crossing Clinton Highway

    Sheriff: Man killed crossing Clinton HighwayA 68-year-old man died Saturday night after he was hit by a van while crossing Clinton Highway.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Local Forecast

    Rainy day with very high winds

    Rainy day with very high windsRainy day with very high winds
    • Local Forecast
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Local

    Local letter carrier marks 50 years, 2 million miles

    Local letter carrier marks 50 years, 2 million miles70-year-old Oak Ridge letter carrier Arkie McKinney walks more than 10 miles a day. He's marking 50 years of service.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Local

    Red kettle donations go high tech

    Red kettle donations go high techThe Salvation Army of Knoxville is making it easier for people to donate this year.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Local

    KPD: Man hurt in drive-by shooting in east Knoxville

    KPD: Man hurt in drive-by shooting in east KnoxvilleThe victim told police he was walking on Castle Street when someone fired four shots at him.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 20 hours ago
    Local

    22 recruits graduate from Blount training academy

    22 recruits graduate from Blount training academy22 recruits graduated from the Blount County Sheriff's Office training academy on Saturday.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Local

    Maryville man killed in early morning crash

    Maryville man killed in early morning crashThe Blount County Sheriff's Office said a man in his 30s died after a single car crash overnight.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Kingston - Harriman - Roane

    Ash spill cleanup workers appeal dismissed lawsuit

    Ash spill cleanup workers appeal dismissed lawsuitA group of people who helped cleanup the TVA ash spill have appealed the dismissal of a lawsuit against their employer.
    • Kingston - Harriman - Roane
    • 2 days ago
    Local

    Middle TN firefighters make unusual rescue

    Middle TN firefighters make unusual rescuePorter, who has resuscitated plenty of cats, dogs — and even a deer once hit by a car — admits the rescue was a first even for him.
    • Local
    • 2 days ago
    Weather

    Mild temperatures and scattered showers

    Mild temperatures and scattered showersMild temperatures and scattered showers
    • Weather
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    Local

    Monroe County man dies after being thrown from car

    Monroe County man dies after being thrown from carA Monroe County man died Saturday morning after hitting two trees near Rocky Springs Church.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 3 hours ago
    Vols

    Vols vs. Mizzou: What you need to know

    Vols vs. Mizzou: What you need to knowThere's a lot of stake for both teams as Tennessee and Mizzou face off in Neyland Stadium
    • Vols
    • 2 days, 6 hours ago
    Local

    Campbell Co. Animal Shelter sees solution after confusing week

    Campbell Co. Animal Shelter sees solution after confusing weekAnimal advocates and county leaders are pushing for changes at an East Tennessee shelter in turmoil.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 13 hours ago
    West - Knoxville - Farragut

    Casual Pint opens in Farragut

    Casual Pint opens in FarragutThe seventh location of a local chain specializing in craft beer opened Friday in Farragut.
    • West - Knoxville - Farragut
    • 2 days, 14 hours ago
    Education

    High school students learn forensics in new program

    High school students learn forensics in new programFuture forensic experts are learning a thing or two, thanks to a first-of-its kind partnership with the University of Tennessee.
    • Education
    • 2 days, 14 hours ago
    Local

    Randy White again ruled ineligible for office

    Randy White again ruled ineligible for officeThe man elected sheriff of Monroe County who was ruled ineligible for office was again denied his POST certification Friday, according to his attorney
    • Local
    • 2 days, 16 hours ago
    Local

    Knox Co. needs help with Wreaths Across America

    Knox Co. needs help with Wreaths Across AmericaKnox 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
    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
    Education

    Shannondale Elementary celebrates expansion

    Shannondale Elementary celebrates expansionThe year-long project has added 12 new classrooms, new restrooms, teacher work areas and a bigger cafeteria.
    • Education
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago