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    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    3 arrested for passing fake $100 bills in Greeneville

    3 arrested for passing fake $100 bills in GreenevilleGreeneville police say earlier this week, someone used a fake one-hundred dollar bill at the Walgreens on Asheville Highway
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 3 hours, 51 minutes ago
    Local

    Tennessee Guard soldiers return from Afghanistan

    Tennessee Guard soldiers return from AfghanistanJust in time for Thanksgiving, a group of East Tennessee soldiers will return home from Afghanistan.
    • Local
    • 5 hours, 49 minutes ago
    Kingston - Harriman - Roane

    Kingston police, food pantry team up to help needy

    Kingston police, food pantry team up to help needyHundreds of families in Roane County will now have a Thanksgiving dinner thanks to the Kingston Police Department and Hands of Mercy Enterprises.
    • Kingston - Harriman - Roane
    • 5 hours, 55 minutes ago
    Local

    Suspect in fatal crash returns to jail after he bonded out

    Suspect in fatal crash returns to jail after he bonded outA man charged in a crash that killed his 10-year-old son and injured an 11-year-old boy returned to jail on the same day he bonded out.
    • Local
    • 7 hours, 21 minutes ago
    Downtown - UT

    Knoxville City Council passes tougher panhandling rules

    Knoxville City Council passes tougher panhandling rulesPanhandlers now have fewer places to solicit for money, after Knoxville City Council approved tougher restrictions on where they can stand.
    • Downtown - UT
    • 19 hours, 51 minutes ago
    Scott - Campbell - Morgan

    LaFollette church dispute ends up in court

    LaFollette church dispute ends up in courtA congregation has split in two and each group is fighting to stay in the same building.
    • Scott - Campbell - Morgan
    • 20 hours, 2 minutes ago
    Local

    Crowd gathers in downtown Knoxville to protest Ferguson decision

    Crowd gathers in downtown Knoxville to protest Ferguson decisionSome of those gathered carried signs asking for justice, while many chanted for change.
    • Local
    • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Authorities looking for Jefferson City bank robber

    Authorities looking for Jefferson City bank robberOfficers responded to the Tri Summit Bank at about 6 pm Monday after an armed man robbed the bank, then ran towards the rear of the bank.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 21 hours, 34 minutes ago
    East Knoxville

    Firefighters cope after toddler dies in house fire

    Firefighters cope after toddler dies in house fireFirefighters are finding ways to cope after a toddler died in a Monday night fire.
    • East Knoxville
    • 1 day ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Newport police looking for gas station robber

    Newport police looking for gas station robberOfficers say the suspect got away in a red and white dodge truck with a camper, which can be seen in surveillance video.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    East Knoxville

    Toddler dies in Knoxville house fire, 3 others injured

    Toddler dies in Knoxville house fire, 3 others injuredA house fire in east Knoxville killed a 23-month-old boy and sent three others, including two kids, to the hospital.
    • East Knoxville
    • 1 day, 10 hours ago
    East Knoxville

    Toddler dies in Knoxville house fire, 3 others injured

    Toddler dies in Knoxville house fire, 3 others injuredA house fire in east Knoxville killed a 23-month-old boy and sent three others, including two kids, to the hospital.
    • East Knoxville
    • 1 day, 10 hours ago
    Local

    Local Ferguson protester reacts to grand jury's decision

    Local Ferguson protester reacts to grand jury's decisionA Knoxville man who protested in Ferguson after Brown's death said he is disappointed but not surprised by the decision.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 19 hours ago
    Scott - Campbell - Morgan

    Campbell County Animal Shelter makes improvements

    Campbell County Animal Shelter makes improvementsCommissioners voted Monday night to reinstate animal adoptions and owner surrenders at the Campbell County Animal Shelter
    • Scott - Campbell - Morgan
    • 1 day, 20 hours ago
    Local

    Couple shares story of daughter's death due to a drunk driver

    Couple shares story of daughter's death due to a drunk driverThe couple's 16-year-old daughter, Rebecca, was killed on June 23, 2005 as she was driving to one of her two summer jobs.
    • Local
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Maryville - Blount

    Cracking down on crimes before they happen

    Cracking down on crimes before they happenTips to keep from becoming a crime victim during the holidays
    • Maryville - Blount
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    Local

    Post office vehicle destroyed by fire

    Post office vehicle destroyed by fireThe driver of the vehicle pulled to the side of Pellissippi Parkway near Dutchtown Road because of a problem with the vehicle.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 1 hour ago
    Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

    Former police captain sentenced for drug conspiracy

    Former police captain sentenced for drug conspiracyOn Monday, a Greeneville district judge sentenced James Holt, 59, to 90 months in prison.
    • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
    • 2 days, 2 hours ago
    Downtown - UT

    Ice Bears mascot out of hospital, resting at home

    Ice Bears mascot out of hospital, resting at homeThe lovable and cuddly Ice Bears mascot, Chilly Bear, is out of the hospital and recovering at home.
    • Downtown - UT
    • 2 days, 5 hours 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
    • 2 days, 7 hours ago
    Local

    DUI suspect crashes car, kills son and hurts another child

    DUI suspect crashes car, kills son and hurts another childKnoxville deputies said a man was under the influence when he crashed his car, killing his 10-year-old son and injuring another 11-year-old boy.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 8 hours 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 days, 8 hours 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 days, 8 hours ago
    Local

    Controversial D.C. mayor who helped desegregate Knoxville dies

    Controversial D.C. mayor who helped desegregate Knoxville diesMarion Barry served 4 terms as D.C.'s mayor, but long before that he impacted civil rights in East Tennessee
    • Local
    • 2 days, 18 hours 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
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    Local

    TN chooses new test to replace TCAPs in English and math

    TN chooses new test to replace TCAPs in English and mathTNReady assessments will begin in the 2015-16 school year and test students on English language arts and math.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 18 hours 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
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    Sevierville - Sevier

    Kodak home extremely damaged following large fire

    Kodak home extremely damaged following large fireVideo sent in from a viewer showed heavy flames and smoke coming from the home on Bent Road.
    • Sevierville - Sevier
    • 2 days, 19 hours ago
    Local

    Vol fans confident the team will make it to bowl game

    Vol fans confident the team will make it to bowl gameDespite a loss to Missouri, Vol fans are still pulling for a bowl game.
    • Local
    • 2 days, 22 hours 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
    • 2 days, 22 hours ago