Close Bob Thomas selected as KCS Superintendent March 20, 2017: In a unanimous vote among its nine members, the Knox County Board of Education selected Bob Thomas as the new leader of Knox County Schools. WBIR 11:28 PM. EDT March 20, 2017 TRENDING VIDEOS WBIR Breaking News Mom 'livid' after son's TSA pat down at DFW County commission approves contract, lease for behavioral health center Cup holder phone charger for your car Coalfield remembers former coach Gary Kreis Things to watch this week in the Tennessee legislature 33 reptiles die mysteriously at Zoo Knoxville Thomas family issues flea for information A stranger emailed me a warning about blood clots. Days later, my friend died from one. Foggy Tuesday morning with lingering sprinkles More Stories 'This is not a fairy tale. This is a case of… Mar 28, 2017, 12:21 p.m. At least 4 killed in crashes involving controversial… Mar 28, 2017, 1:23 p.m. House committee quickly approves Haslam's gas tax proposal Mar 28, 2017, 10:50 a.m.