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    East Knoxville

    Prosser Road to reopen after yearlong renovation

    Prosser Road to reopen after yearlong renovationCity leaders will reopen a road in east Knoxville known for flooding Monday afternoon following a year of renovations.
    • East Knoxville
    • 5 hours, 30 minutes ago
    Local

    THP: Car hits, kills teen on off-road motorcycle

    THP: Car hits, kills teen on off-road motorcycleThe Tennessee Highway Patrol confirmed that a car hit and killed a teenager on an off-road motorcycle Monday morning in Morgan County.
    • Local
    • 6 hours, 3 minutes ago
    Local

    AAA says travel economy is looking up in 2015

    AAA says travel economy is looking up in 2015As temperatures dip lower, some East Tennesseans are looking ahead to warmer vacations.
    • Local
    • 17 hours, 55 minutes ago
    Local

    Knoxville artist's work to appear in Super Bowl halftime show

    Knoxville artist's work to appear in Super Bowl halftime showThe sculpture is still under wraps, but it will make a super-sized debut during Sunday's big game on WBIR
    • Local
    • 18 hours, 1 minute ago
    Local

    Knoxville artist's work to appear in Super Bowl halftime show

    Knoxville artist's work to appear in Super Bowl halftime showA sculpture from a Knoxville metal artist will make its debut during the year's biggest game.
    • Local
    • 18 hours, 7 minutes ago
    Local

    East TN boy battling cancer gets hundreds of cards for his b-day

    East TN boy battling cancer gets hundreds of cards for his b-dayWith a little bit of arts and crafts an East Tennessee community is helping fulfill a brave young boy's birthday wish.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Oak Ridge - Anderson

    East TN boy gets special birthday surprise

    East TN boy gets special birthday surpriseAn East Tenn. boy received a big birthday surprise when more than 100 pounds of mail was delivered to him.
    • Oak Ridge - Anderson
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    Hwy. 66 delay means more headaches for drivers, businesses

    Hwy. 66 delay means more headaches for drivers, businessesDrivers and businesses along State Route 66 in Sevierville are gearing up for another 11 months of road construction
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    Hwy. 66 delay means more headaches for drivers, businesses

    Hwy. 66 delay means more headaches for drivers, businessesDrivers and businesses along State Route 66 in Sevierville are gearing up for another 11 months of road construction and major traffic congestion.
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Education

    Hundreds attend teacher supply depot

    Hundreds attend teacher supply depotThe Teacher Supply Depot helped teachers stock up on school supplies for 2015 at no cost. (1-24-15, 6PM)
    • Education
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Local

    Family of inmate handled by KCSO speaks out

    Family of inmate handled by KCSO speaks outA Knoxville family is speaking out on behalf of their brother, who the Knox County sheriff says had "excessive force" used against him.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 17 hours ago
    Local

    Proposed passenger drinking bill draws opposition

    Proposed passenger drinking bill draws oppositionA Tri-Cities lawmaker's proposed bill to ban vehicle passenger drinking is drawing opposition from some who say it has hidden effects. Jan. 23, 2015
    • Local
    • 2 days, 22 hours ago
    Local

    Jail officers suspended, fired after inmate encounter

    Jail officers suspended, fired after inmate encounterFour Knox jail employees have been disciplined, fired or have quit after an investigation into an encounter with an inmate. Jan. 23, 2015
    • Local
    • 2 days, 23 hours ago
    Local

    Upcoming Microsoft innovations

    Upcoming Microsoft innovationsA new Microsoft 10 operating system will be introduced this year. Tech expert Dan Thompson with Claris Networks explains what’s new about it.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 23 hours ago
    Local

    ORNL develops population predicter

    ORNL develops population predicterLab scientists Jacke McKee and Budhendra "Budhu" Bhaduri have created a model for determining which cities will have higher growth. They explain how the application works.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 23 hours ago
    Local

    Knoxville financial firm faces lawsuit

    Knoxville financial firm faces lawsuitRoughly two weeks before FBI agents raided a Knoxville financial planning firm, a local resident sued the company, alleging that its owners swindled almost $2 million from him and his wife.
    • Local
    • 3 days ago
    Local

    Knox Co. officers disciplined for "use of force"

    Knox Co. officers disciplined for "use of force"Knox County Sheriff Jimmy "J.J." Jones on Friday terminated a jailer and disciplined two other jail employees after an internal investigation revealed the men used "techniques that violated policy" and use-of-force options taught by the department wh
    • Local
    • 3 days ago
    McMinn - Monroe

    Former deputies say they were fired for supporting losing candidate

    Former deputies say they were fired for supporting losing candidate2 Monroe Co. deputies filed a federal lawsuit against Sheriff Tommy Jones and former sheriff Randy White, claiming they were fired unfairly.
    • McMinn - Monroe
    • 3 days 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
    • 3 days, 5 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
    • 3 days, 7 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
    • 3 days, 7 hours ago
    Scott - Campbell - Morgan

    More than 160 jobs lost as three businesses close

    More than 160 jobs lost as three businesses closeMore than a 100 workers in Campbell County will soon be out of a job as three businesses shut their doors.
    • Scott - Campbell - Morgan
    • 3 days, 12 hours 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
    • 3 days, 18 hours ago
    Education

    Chelsey Davis recalls DC visit

    Chelsey Davis recalls DC visit Pellissippi State student Chelsey Davis recalls her visit this week to the White House and Congress. Jan. 22, 2015
    • Education
    • 3 days, 22 hours ago
    Local

    Job-hunting made easier

    Job-hunting made easierThe state of Tennessee has an easy tool you can use to find jobs right in your own ZIP code. Adina Chumley of the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development explain how to use it.
    • Local
    • 3 days, 23 hours ago
    Local

    Keep track of your home valuables

    Keep track of your home valuablesThe Blount County Sheriff’s Office is offering a document you can download at home to keep track of all your home valuables. Deputy Chief Ron Talbott explains.
    • Local
    • 3 days, 23 hours ago
    Local

    Service & Sacrifice: Expo for Tennessee veterans

    Service & Sacrifice: Expo for Tennessee veteransAn upcoming business and education expo aims to help veterans. Jonathan Williams with the Tennessee Veterans Business Association talks about it.
    • Local
    • 3 days, 23 hours ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Teen pleads guilty to being accessory to murder of friend's dad

    Teen pleads guilty to being accessory to murder of friend's dadDaniel Birchfield Richards pleaded guilty to theft over $1,000 and accessory after the fact of first degree murder.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 4 days ago
    West - Knoxville - Farragut

    Police: 3 armed men robbed west Knoxville Subway

    Police: 3 armed men robbed west Knoxville SubwayPolice are searching for three men accused of robbing a west Knoxville Subway armed with guns.
    • West - Knoxville - Farragut
    • 4 days, 4 hours ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Woman accused of stabbing boyfriend multiple times

    Woman accused of stabbing boyfriend multiple timesA Hamblen County woman is in jail after deputies say she stabbed her boyfriend multiple times.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 4 days, 6 hours ago