Close Christmas in the City kicks off Nov. 25, 2016: It's Christmas in Knoxville! The city lit the 42-foot Christmas tree in Krutch Park Friday night. WBIR 6:38 PM. EST November 25, 2016 TRENDING VIDEOS WBIR Breaking News Four killed in overnight crash Deputies search for missing Knox County woman Preacher indicted for statutory rape Truck plows into Endymion crowd. UT police investigate rape report on campus Know the surfaces where germs are lurking Tuesday morning forecast Cornerstone of Recovery's roof torn off 9-year-old cancer patient's room transformed More Stories Knox County School board getting closer to naming… Feb 28, 2017, 12:05 a.m. QUIZ: Germiest spots in your everyday life Feb 27, 2017, 4:00 p.m. Two indicted for vote buying in Monroe County Feb 28, 2017, 12:17 a.m.