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    Pilot Flying J

    Feds: Status of Pilot Flying J case has not changed

    Feds: Status of Pilot Flying J case has not changedFederal authorities looking into a multi-million dollar diesel fuel rebate scheme that was concocted by a number of Pilot Flying J employees say the status of the case has not changed.
    • Pilot Flying J
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    News

    IRS budget cuts could cause delay in tax returns

    IRS budget cuts could cause delay in tax returnsTax-season is officially underway and millions of Americans will be filing in the next couple of months.
    • News
    • 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
    Health

    Governor address concerns about Insure Tennessee

    Governor address concerns about Insure TennesseeThe plan was introduced in December and aims to provide 200,000 Tennesseans with health coverage.
    • Health
    • 2 days, 21 hours ago
    News

    OR board recommends $150K effort to address building's lead paint

    OR board recommends $150K effort to address building's lead paintOAK RIDGE - The Oak Ridge Board of Education is recommending the Oak Ridge City Council spend about $150,000 to address a lead paint problem at the aging preschool and administration building.
    • News
    • 2 days, 15 hours ago
    News

    Roane County Schools exploring extended year, balanced calendar

    Roane County Schools exploring extended year, balanced calendarRoane County students could see a shorter summer following a vote by their parents.
    • News
    • 2 days, 19 hours ago
    News

    Grocery bagger knows his job and most of Seymour

    Grocery bagger knows his job and most of SeymourMichael O'Connor greets customers, bags groceries, and spreads happiness with his huge smile.
    • News
    • 2 days, 20 hours ago
    News

    Man, 67, found dead after pickup hits tree

    Man, 67, found dead after pickup hits treeA Mascot man, 67, died Monday night after his pickup truck hit a tree on Roberts Road near Washington Pike.
    • News
    • 2 days, 16 hours ago
    Local

    Vote: TDOT looking for clever message board signs

    Vote: TDOT looking for clever message board signsPeople have been submitting their funny and creative slogans to catch people's attention on those interstate message boards, and now you can vote for your favorite
    • Local
    • 3 days, 2 hours ago
    Crime

    TN colleges to fight sexual violence together this week

    TN colleges to fight sexual violence together this weekThe two-day summit will bring local college staffers together with national experts on sexual and domestic violence
    • Crime
    • 2 days, 22 hours ago
    News

    Family asks for blood donations for officer injured in crash

    Family asks for blood donations for officer injured in crashThe family of injured Jacksboro Police Detective Mike Starrett is calling for prayers and blood donations in his name.
    • News
    • 2 days, 21 hours ago
    Life

    Crossville couple wins $750-thousand dollar jackpot

    Crossville couple wins $750-thousand dollar jackpotAccording to the Tennessee Lottery, Alvie Ward bought the winning Tennessee Cash ticket at Lake Tansi Villag Market in Crossville.
    • Life
    • 2 days, 22 hours ago
    News

    Driver crashes into Chapman children's center, no one injured

    Driver crashes into Chapman children's center, no one injuredA driver was being tested for possible intoxication Monday night after he crashed through the wall of a South Knoxville child care center.
    • News
    • 2 days, 19 hours ago
    News

    Knoxville homeless programs getting $1.38M in federal funding

    Knoxville homeless programs getting $1.38M in federal fundingThrough new federal funding, Knoxville area homeless programs will received $1.38 million.
    • News
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    News

    Escaped Sevier Co. inmates were unarmed, found near jail

    Escaped Sevier Co. inmates were unarmed, found near jailA search is underway for two inmates who escaped from the Sevier County jail late Friday night.
    • News
    • 3 days ago
    News

    Mike Huckabee makes book tour stop in Knoxville

    Mike Huckabee makes book tour stop in KnoxvilleMike Huckabee is bringing his book tour to East Tennessee on Monday and hinting at another possible presidential run.
    • News
    • 3 days, 1 hour ago
    Crime

    3 arrested at Knoxville motel with guns, drugs, & cash

    3 arrested at Knoxville motel with guns, drugs, & cashThree people are behind bars after being arrested in a Knoxville motel room with guns, drugs, and cash.
    • Crime
    • 3 days, 1 hour ago
    News

    Salvage principals face prison terms, $10.3 million restitution in asbestos case

    Salvage principals face prison terms, $10.3 million restitution in asbestos casePrincipals tied to a salvage firm that was working at a defunct Hamblen County plant face prison terms and millions in restitution for environmental crimes.
    • News
    • 6 days, 20 hours ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Woman accused of beating elderly relatives with skillet

    Woman accused of beating elderly relatives with skilletA Hamblen County woman is accused of hitting her elderly relatives with a skillet.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 1 week ago
    News

    Supply depot for teachers opens this weekend

    Supply depot for teachers opens this weekendThe Teacher Supply Depot opens Saturday morning so Knox County teachers can get supplies to help teach their students.
    • News
    • 5 days, 16 hours ago
    West - Knoxville - Farragut

    Smokestack that towered over Lakeshore Park is gone

    Smokestack that towered over Lakeshore Park is goneA smokestack that towered over Lakeshore Park for decades, a vestige of when that property served as a mental health institute for East Tennessee, is gone.
    • West - Knoxville - Farragut
    • 6 days, 4 hours ago
    Vols

    Vols' Donnie Tyndall on the spot in Southern Miss probe

    Vols' Donnie Tyndall on the spot in Southern Miss probeTyndall's contract with the Vols allows the school to fire him for cause if he is found to have committed an NCAA Level I or Level II violation at another program.
    • Vols
    • 6 days ago
    Local

    Prescription drug abuse 'epidemic' costing TN taxpayers

    Prescription drug abuse 'epidemic' costing TN taxpayersHealth officials say prescription drug abuse in Tennessee is an epidemic, and taxpayers are shouldering much of the burden.
    • Local
    • 6 days, 15 hours ago
    Maryville - Blount

    Second person dies in Alcoa fatal crash earlier this month

    Second person dies in Alcoa fatal crash earlier this monthA second person involved in a fatal crash earlier this month has died, Alcoa police confirmed Friday.
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 6 days, 3 hours ago
    News

    Man charged in 2008 Morningside Park rape, beating

    Man charged in 2008 Morningside Park rape, beatingInmate serving life sentence charged in 2008 rape, attack on elderly Knoxville woman.
    • News
    • 6 days, 21 hours ago
    Politics

    Official suggests political motivations behind E-911 radio vote

    Official suggests political motivations behind E-911 radio voteHis comments come a day after board members said they wanted a do-over after an evaluation team spent more than 18 months overseeing the bidding and negotiation process
    • Politics
    • 1 week ago
    News

    President brings Cystic Fibrosis to national spotlight

    President brings Cystic Fibrosis to national spotlightPresident Obama used a breakthrough treatment in Cystic Fibrosis as an example of the type of medical research he wants to see more of.
    • News
    • 1 week ago
    News

    Men charged, pot, $17K seized

    Men charged, pot, $17K seizedTwo Maryville men face pot charges and authorities have seized 6 pounds of hydroponically grown pot and more than $17,000 in cash found in their homes.
    • News
    • 6 days, 23 hours ago