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    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Morristown approves beer rule exception for Food City

    Morristown approves beer rule exception for Food CityThe Morristown City Council took its first steps to change the city's beer laws for a new grocery store.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 8 hours, 42 minutes ago
    Local

    9-year-old pinned between car, house

    9-year-old pinned between car, houseA 9-year-old girl was pinned between a car and a house after a car rolled Wednesday evening.
    • Local
    • 9 hours, 10 minutes ago
    Maryville - Blount

    8-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash

    8-year-old killed in single-vehicle crash(WBIR) An 8-year-old boy was killed Wednesday afternoon after an SUV ran off the road and hit several trees in Blount County.
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 9 hours, 27 minutes ago
    Local

    Rescued pit bulls receiving medical care

    Rescued pit bulls receiving medical careFifty pit bulls seized in a Sevier County rescue operation are now recovering and getting medical attention.
    • Local
    • 11 hours, 57 minutes ago
    Maryville - Blount

    Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuck

    Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuckA toddler is safe after getting stuck in a toy machine in Maryville.
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 12 hours, 24 minutes ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    WBIR gets sneak peek of Dollywood's new resort

    WBIR gets sneak peek of Dollywood's new resortOn Wednesday, Dollywood allowed the media to get a sneak peek of the DreamMore Resort located near the theme park.
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuck

    Toddler climbs into toy machine, gets stuckColin Lambert in toy crane machine
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 13 hours, 33 minutes ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    All lanes of I-40 back open after fiery crash

    All lanes of I-40 back open after fiery crashA tractor trailer fire on I-40 westbound in Jefferson County backed up traffic for miles.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 13 hours, 53 minutes ago
    Local

    Mayor to meet constituents at one-on-one meetings

    Mayor to meet constituents at one-on-one meetingsKnox County residents will soon have a chance to meet one-on-one with Mayor Tim Burchett.
    • Local
    • 14 hours, 3 minutes ago
    Local

    Officers, suspect hurt in car accident

    Officers, suspect hurt in car accidentTwo Knoxville police officers and a suspect were injured in a multi-vehicle accident Wednesday morning
    • Local
    • 14 hours, 55 minutes ago
    East Knoxville

    Man tased, arrested by officers after chase

    Man tased, arrested by officers after chaseThe Knox County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man after an incident in East Knoxville Wednesday
    • East Knoxville
    • 15 hours, 31 minutes ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Tractor trailer catches on fire on I-40 W. in Jefferson Co.

    Tractor trailer catches on fire on I-40 W. in Jefferson Co.The crash, which happened just after noon, has blocked all but one lane at mile marker 418 in Dandridge.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 18 hours, 15 minutes ago
    Local

    City teaches chainsaw safety for the holidays

    City teaches chainsaw safety for the holidaysThe City of Knoxville wants people to know how to properly use a chainsaw this holiday season
    • Local
    • 19 hours, 6 minutes ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    Sneak peek of Dollywood's new resort

    Sneak peek of Dollywood's new resortA sneak peek of the construction at DreamMore Resort.
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 19 hours, 58 minutes ago
    East Knoxville

    Police track down where 1915 baby's grave marker belongs

    Police track down where 1915 baby's grave marker belongsWith the help of a good Samaritan, Knoxville police tracked down where a nearly 100-year-old grave marker belongs.
    • East Knoxville
    • 21 hours, 15 minutes ago
    Local

    Flags fly at half-staff to honor World War II soldier's burial

    Flags fly at half-staff to honor World War II soldier's burialFlags in Tennessee will at half-staff on Tuesday to honor the burial of a World War II soldier in Arlington National Cemetery.
    • Local
    • 1 day ago
    Local

    1,500 KCS students compete in marching band show

    1,500 KCS students compete in marching band showTuesday, about 1,500 Knox County students and marching band members got to show off their stuff for the competition.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
    Education

    Bearden Middle hosts parent forum for IB MYP

    Bearden Middle hosts parent forum for IB MYPBearden Middle School held a parents forum Tuesday to talk about the possible expansion of the International Baccalaureate program from West High School to Bearden Middle.
    • Education
    • 1 day, 9 hours ago
    Local

    "Lane Kiffin Sewage Center" proposal lingers for lawyer

    "Lane Kiffin Sewage Center" proposal lingers for lawyerA 2010 proposal to put Lane Kiffin's name on a Knoxville sewage plant still lingers for the lawyer who came up with the idea.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 12 hours 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
    • 1 day, 13 hours 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
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Scott - Campbell - Morgan

    Grandfather: Burns 3-year-old suffered 'red as hamburger meat'

    Grandfather: Burns 3-year-old suffered 'red as hamburger meat'Witnesses took the stand Tuesday to testify in the case of a 3-year-old who suffered "scalding burns" in Campbell County.
    • Scott - Campbell - Morgan
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Local

    Search warrant questioned in Christian-Newsom case

    Search warrant questioned in Christian-Newsom caseAttorneys for Lemaricus Davidson argued in court Tuesday, saying search warrants in the case are invalid.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
    North Knoxville

    Church helps another congregation save bell tower

    Church helps another congregation save bell towerTuesday marked a big milestone for one Knoxville church: a new bell tower was finally put in place thanks to the help of another congregation.
    • North Knoxville
    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    50 pit bulls seized from suspected dog fighting operation

    50 pit bulls seized from suspected dog fighting operationThe fifty dogs that were seized range in age from 4 weeks to mid-teens. Some of them have scars that are consistent with dog fighting.
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 1 day, 14 hours 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
    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    Townsend church embezzler sentenced to one year in jail

    Townsend church embezzler sentenced to one year in jailA judge sentenced a Townsend woman to a year in jail for stealing at least $60,000 dollars from a church.
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Local

    Judge grants motion to strike Summitt reference

    Judge grants motion to strike Summitt referenceA judge ruled that former Tennessee director of sports medicine must remove a reference to Pat Summitt in her lawsuit.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 19 hours 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
    • 1 day, 19 hours 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
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago