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Knoxville News Sentinel
Diesel leak tying up traffic on I-40KNOXVILLE — The Tennessee Highway Patrol, the Knoxville Police Department and t
Diesel leak tying up traffic on I-40
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 20 minutes ago
KNOXVILLE — The Tennessee Highway Patrol, the Knoxville Police Department and the Knoxville Fire Department are responding to a wreck on Interstate 40 West near the Cedar Bluff Road exit, which has resulted in a tractor-trailer leaking fuel,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Man guilty in May 2014 killing of disabled West Knox strangerKNOXVILLE — A jury has convicted a man in a crime spree that included the execu
Man guilty in May 2014 killing of disabled West Knox stranger
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
KNOXVILLE — A jury has convicted a man in a crime spree that included the execution-style killing of a mentally disabled West Knox County man. Jurors in Knox County Criminal Court on Friday convicted Jeffrey Willard Wooten of charges including... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
KPD, Rural/Metro working fatal crashKNOXVILLE — Rural/Metro and the Knoxville Police Department are working a fatal
KPD, Rural/Metro working fatal crash
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
KNOXVILLE — Rural/Metro and the Knoxville Police Department are working a fatal crash on Asheville Highway at Gov. John Sevier Highway following a "serious" multi-vehicle accident. KPD has closed one westbound lane of Asheville Highway. "Expect... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Two Morgan men plead to sex crimes with teenage girlsWARTBURG, Tenn. — Two Morgan County men pleaded guilty to unrelated crimes this
Two Morgan men plead to sex crimes with teenage girls
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
WARTBURG, Tenn. — Two Morgan County men pleaded guilty to unrelated crimes this week to sex crimes involving teenage girls, according to the District Attorney General's office. A 40-year-old Wartburg man, James Alsante, pleaded guilty to one count... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Voting underway for TDOT's safety message contestTrio arrested in meth lab bustsTrio arrested in meth lab busts Officers suspec
Voting underway for TDOT's safety message contest
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 3 hours ago
Trio arrested in meth lab bustsTrio arrested in meth lab busts Officers suspected methamphetamine use and manufacturing, and seized 16 methamphetamine labs “one pot cooks” at the residence. Officers suspected methamphetamine use and manufacturing,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Maryville boy, 4, in stable condition after being hit by car on snowy roadA 4-year-old Maryville boy remains in stable condition after being struck by a
Maryville boy, 4, in stable condition after being hit by car on snowy road
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
A 4-year-old Maryville boy remains in stable condition after being struck by a car on a snowy road Friday morning, according to the Blount County Sheriff's Office. Alvin Richard Pugh was taken by ambulance to the University of Tennessee Medical... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Fourth Knoxville employee to purchase military pension creditKNOXVILLE — Twenty-eight city employees have expressed interest in purchasing m
Fourth Knoxville employee to purchase military pension credit
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
KNOXVILLE — Twenty-eight city employees have expressed interest in purchasing military credit toward their city pension plans under a new policy approved by the Knoxville Pension Board in December, officials said. On Friday, the board approved the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Knoxville newspaper files lawsuit to unseal UT rape documentsFormer Tennessee football players A.J. Johnson, center, and Michael Williams ap
Knoxville newspaper files lawsuit to unseal UT rape documents
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
Former Tennessee football players A.J. Johnson, center, and Michael Williams appear for a motion hearing social media requests in front of Knox County Criminal Court Judge Bob McGee Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. The two are accused of raping a UT female... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
TVA abandoning plan for new reactors at idled Alabama plantKnoxville News Sentinel files lawsuit to unseal UT rape documentsKnoxville News
TVA abandoning plan for new reactors at idled Alabama plant
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 4 hours ago
Knoxville News Sentinel files lawsuit to unseal UT rape documentsKnoxville News Sentinel files lawsuit to unseal UT rape documents Former Tennessee football players A.J. Johnson, center, and Michael Williams appear for a motion hearing social media... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Knoxville News Sentinel files lawsuit to unseal UT rape documents Former Tennessee football players A.J. Johnson, center, and Michael Williams
Knoxville News Sentinel files lawsuit to unseal UT rape documents
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 4 hours ago
Former Tennessee football players A.J. Johnson, center, and Michael Williams appear for a motion hearing social media... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Boy, 16, held in connection with West Knox shootingKNOXVILLE — A 16-year-old boy is being held Friday at the Richard L. Bean Juven
Boy, 16, held in connection with West Knox shooting
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
KNOXVILLE — A 16-year-old boy is being held Friday at the Richard L. Bean Juvenile Detention Center in connection with the shooting of a man in West Knox County, according to Superintendent Richard Bean. Michael Lambert, 70, was shot repeatedly at... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Farragut aldermen backtrack on business alliance fundingAfter a litany of negative public comments, the Farragut Board of Mayor and Ald
Farragut aldermen backtrack on business alliance funding
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
After a litany of negative public comments, the Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen withdrew from consideration Thursday a controversial vote on $600,000 in funding for the Farragut Business Alliance. "I'm not comfortable with it," said Alderman... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Friday mailbag on UT rape lawsuit, Is Peyton the greatest, SI swimsuit issueFrom Jomo: JG- how could you possibly NOT mention the disgusting situation wit
Friday mailbag on UT rape lawsuit, Is Peyton the greatest, SI swimsuit issue
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
From Jomo: JG- how could you possibly NOT mention the disgusting situation with UTK football not only the rape lawsuit , but the utterly horrible way UTK teammates treated Drea Bowles for helping a rape victim ? the Knoxville paper was all over this... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Friday forecast: Early snow with chance of rain, high near 39 Fans cross a snow-covered G-10 parking lot to Thompson-Boling Arena for the T
Friday forecast: Early snow with chance of rain, high near 39
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
Fans cross a snow-covered G-10 parking lot to Thompson-Boling Arena for the Tennessee-South Carolina basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. While neighboring cities such as Nashville... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
East Tennessee Historical Society seeks nominations for awardsThe East Tennessee Historical Society is accepting nominations for its 2016 Awa
East Tennessee Historical Society seeks nominations for awards
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
The East Tennessee Historical Society is accepting nominations for its 2016 Awards of Excellence in the field of history. Each year the society recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to the preservation,... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Former inmate says he was held for sentence already servedKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A man is suing the Knox County Sheriff's Office, saying
Former inmate says he was held for sentence already served
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 14 hours ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A man is suing the Knox County Sheriff's Office, saying he was illegally detained for 22 days for a sentence he already served. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/1Ru49Ix) the case filed in federal court says... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
UT says it never offered degree candidate says he earnedKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The University of Tennessee says it never offered a deg
UT says it never offered degree candidate says he earned
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 14 hours ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The University of Tennessee says it never offered a degree that a candidate for Knox County property assessor says he earned. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/1V72veR) UT never offered a bachelor's of... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Deputies investigate West Knox shootingKNOXVILLE —Knox County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a report of
Deputies investigate West Knox shooting
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
KNOXVILLE —Knox County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a report of a shooting in West Knox County. The shooting was reported around 7:40 p.m. in the 600 block of Dryden Lane, Knox County E-911 records show. More details as they develop... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
UT has no record of property assessor candidate's degree(KNOXVILLE) Knox County property assessor candidate Andrew Graybeal says he ear
UT has no record of property assessor candidate's degree
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 23 hours ago
(KNOXVILLE) Knox County property assessor candidate Andrew Graybeal says he earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Tennessee, but the college has no record that he ever took a class there. In addition, UT officials say the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
SDHS assistant football coach resignsKNOXVILLE — An assistant football coach at South-Doyle High School resigned fro
SDHS assistant football coach resigns
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — An assistant football coach at South-Doyle High School resigned from the post today, a Knox County Schools spokesman has confirmed. Justin McCarter, who has been with the school system since 2008, was also an instructional aide at the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Snow, cold temps expected FridayKnoxville is bracing for another round of snow Friday, with more snow and subfr
Snow, cold temps expected Friday
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Knoxville is bracing for another round of snow Friday, with more snow and subfreezing temperatures sweeping across the region next week, according to the National Weather Service. The majority of the weekend's snow will come Friday between 6 a.m.-2... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville will consider tax abatements for old KUB building renovationKnoxville officials hope a $1.65 million tax-incentive package to rehab the for
Knoxville will consider tax abatements for old KUB building renovation
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Knoxville officials hope a $1.65 million tax-incentive package to rehab the former KUB building on Gay Street into the headquarters for a local PR and advertising firm will both restore a long vacant property and draw more office workers into... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
High court shoots down Knox man’s appeal of traffic stop lawKNOXVILLE — A driver's failure to stay in a lane constitutes enough legal groun
High court shoots down Knox man’s appeal of traffic stop law
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — A driver's failure to stay in a lane constitutes enough legal grounds for a traffic stop and any charges that may follow, the Tennessee Supreme Court has ruled. Two unanimous rulings released Thursday — one involving a Knox County case —... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Debra Chew: Is There A Spot Where God Is Not? All over the world people are confronted with how to respond to a seemingly l
Debra Chew: Is There A Spot Where God Is Not?
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
All over the world people are confronted with how to respond to a seemingly long list of current plagues. And now, add the Zika virus, which the World Health Organization is calling “a public health... Read more
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People Magazine
Lawsuit: University of Tennessee Football Players Attacked Fellow Player For Assisting Alleged Rape Victim Amy Smotherman Burgess/The Knoxville News Sentinel/AP A lawsuit filed Tuesda
Lawsuit: University of Tennessee Football Players Attacked Fellow Player For Assisting Alleged Rape Victim
People Magazine / Posted yesterday
Amy Smotherman Burgess/The Knoxville News Sentinel/AP A lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Nashville claims University of Tennessee... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
UT: School has never offered degree Graybeal claims to have earnedKNOXVILLE — University of Tennessee officials said Thursday the school has neve
UT: School has never offered degree Graybeal claims to have earned
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — University of Tennessee officials said Thursday the school has never offered a bachelor's of applied sciences in electronics engineering technology, the degree local political candidate Andrew Graybeal claims he earned from the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Is There A Spot Where God Is Not? All over the world people are confronted with how to respond to a seemingly l
Is There A Spot Where God Is Not?
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
All over the world people are confronted with how to respond to a seemingly long list of current plagues. And now, add the Zika virus, which the World Health Organization is calling “a public health emergency of... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
School voucher bill delayed again in state HouseNASHVILLE — The controversial school voucher bill was delayed again on the floo
School voucher bill delayed again in state House
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
NASHVILLE — The controversial school voucher bill was delayed again on the floor of the House of Representatives on Thursday after its sponsor, Rep. Bill Dunn, acknowledged he still lacks the 50 votes needed to pass it. Dunn, R-Knoxville, asked that... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Armed man robs W. Knox County Family DollarKNOXVILLE — A gunman robbed a West Knox County Family Dollar and fled with an u
Armed man robs W. Knox County Family Dollar
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — A gunman robbed a West Knox County Family Dollar and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash Wednesday night, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. The robber entered the store, 530 Andrew Johnson Hwy., around 8:47 p.m. and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Snow likely to return Friday; winter storm possible early next weekCredit: AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS Snow blankets Cove Lake State Park on Friday, J
Snow likely to return Friday; winter storm possible early next week
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Credit: AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS Snow blankets Cove Lake State Park on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, in Caryville. Light snow is likely in areas of East Tennessee on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, and the region could see a major winter storm early next week,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Police investigate ‘concern’ at Holston Middle SchoolKNOXVILLE — Holston Middle School is on lockdown Thursday as law enforcement in
Police investigate ‘concern’ at Holston Middle School
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — Holston Middle School is on lockdown Thursday as law enforcement investigates “a concern,” according to Knox County Schools spokeswoman Melissa Tindell. Tindell would not provide details of the incident at the school, 600 N. Chilhowee... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
TVA retirees organize to press Congress, utility on pension shortfallTVA retirees are organizing to get Congressional leaders to put pressure on the
TVA retirees organize to press Congress, utility on pension shortfall
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted yesterday
TVA retirees are organizing to get Congressional leaders to put pressure on the federal utility to address a pension plan the retirees say is woefully underfunded. A group of retirees has formed the Tennessee Valley Authority Retirees Coalition as a... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
TDOT: Overturned tractor-trailer shuts down I-75 South in Monroe CountyAn overturned tractor-trailer has shut down Interstate 75 South at mile marker
TDOT: Overturned tractor-trailer shuts down I-75 South in Monroe County
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
An overturned tractor-trailer has shut down Interstate 75 South at mile marker 66 in Monroe County, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation. The crash was reported at 3:50 a.m. Thursday, according to TDOT. Northbound traffic is not... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UT football's spring just became difficultKNOXVILLE — Until Tuesday night, this was shaping up to be the University of Te
UT football's spring just became difficult
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — Until Tuesday night, this was shaping up to be the University of Tennessee's sweetest, happiest, least stressful football spring since 1999, which followed the 1998 national championship season. It officially began with that rousing... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lawsuit claims Tennessee players attacked teammate Bowles for helping alleged rape victimKNOXVILLE — The federal lawsuit filed Tuesday against the University of Tenness
Lawsuit claims Tennessee players attacked teammate Bowles for helping alleged rape victim
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — The federal lawsuit filed Tuesday against the University of Tennessee alleges multiple football players twice physically attacked teammate Drae Bowles for helping the woman who accused linebacker A.J. Johnson and cornerback Michael... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
UT: No record of Knox candidate’s degreeAndrew Graybeal, candidate for Knox County property assessor, insists he gradua
UT: No record of Knox candidate’s degree
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Andrew Graybeal, candidate for Knox County property assessor, insists he graduated from the University of Tennessee with an engineering degree, but UT officials said they cannot find any record of his enrollment. Graybeal, 42, said he graduated in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Players put ‘hit’ out on teammateA FORMER University of Tennessee football player was “jumped” by teammates who
Players put ‘hit’ out on teammate
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
A FORMER University of Tennessee football player was “jumped” by teammates who “had a hit on him” after he helped the victim of an alleged rape by two members of the Volunteers squad, a federal lawsuit against the school alleges. A Tennessee student... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Players put “hit” out on teammateA FORMER University of Tennessee football player was “jumped” by teammates who
Players put “hit” out on teammate
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A FORMER University of Tennessee football player was “jumped” by teammates who “had a hit on him” after he helped the victim of an alleged rape by two members of the Volunteers squad, a federal lawsuit against the school alleges. A Tennessee student... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Players put “hit” out on teammateDrae Bowles and A.J. Johnson University of Tennessee rape trial | DailyTelegrap
Players put “hit” out on teammate
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Drae Bowles and A.J. Johnson University of Tennessee rape trial | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website A FORMER University of Tennessee football player was... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
South-Doyle High School administrators placed on leaveThe top administrators of South-Doyle High School were placed on administrative
South-Doyle High School administrators placed on leave
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The top administrators of South-Doyle High School were placed on administrative leave with pay this week, a school spokesman confirmed on Wednesday. School principal Tim Berry and assistant principal Clark Duncan were both placed on leave on Monday,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Children found living in filth; grandmother arrestedA Jefferson City grandmother faces charges of child neglect after police found
Children found living in filth; grandmother arrested
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
A Jefferson City grandmother faces charges of child neglect after police found two children living in a home "deplorable and unfit for any inhabitant," police said. Brenda S. Solis, 57, was arrested after officers and child protective services... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Bill Clinton to travel to Memphis to campaign for his wifeWASHINGTON – Former President Bill Clinton will travel to Memphis on Thursday t
Bill Clinton to travel to Memphis to campaign for his wife
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – Former President Bill Clinton will travel to Memphis on Thursday to campaign for Hillary Rodham Clinton. The Clinton campaign said today the former president will attend an early voting organizing event at Whitehaven High School, where... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lawsuit: UT football players assaulted Drae Bowles for helping rape victimUniversity of Tennessee wide receiver Drae Bowles during a workout at Haslam Fi
Lawsuit: UT football players assaulted Drae Bowles for helping rape victim
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
University of Tennessee wide receiver Drae Bowles during a workout at Haslam Field, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. (Amy Smotherman Burgess/News Sentinel) A federal lawsuit alleges that Tennessee football players twice assaulted wide receiver Drae Bowles... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Joint meeting to be held on TNReady implementationKNOXVILLE — The Senate education and government operations committees will hold
Joint meeting to be held on TNReady implementation
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
KNOXVILLE — The Senate education and government operations committees will hold a joint meeting next week to look at the implementation of the TNReady test. Sen. Dolores Gresham, R-Somerville, chairwoman of the education committee and Mike Bell,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville City Council to honor Zaevion DobsonKNOXVILLE — City Council members Tuesday plan to honor Zaevion Dobson, a 15-yea
Knoxville City Council to honor Zaevion Dobson
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
KNOXVILLE — City Council members Tuesday plan to honor Zaevion Dobson, a 15-year-old Fulton High School football player killed while shielding friends from gunfire on a porch in Lonsdale in December. A resolution honoring his memory and expressing... Read more
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New York Post
Tennessee players put 'a hit' on teammate for helping rape victim: lawsuitA former University of Tennessee football player was “jumped” by teammates who
Tennessee players put 'a hit' on teammate for helping rape victim: lawsuit
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
A former University of Tennessee football player was “jumped” by teammates who “had a hit on him” after he helped the rape victim of two members of the Volunteers squad, a federal lawsuit against the school alleges. A Tennessee student who allegedly... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Search for suspect leads to multi-school lockdown in PowellKNOXVILLE — The search for a man who stole and crashed a vehicle drew officers
Search for suspect leads to multi-school lockdown in Powell
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
KNOXVILLE — The search for a man who stole and crashed a vehicle drew officers and air support to North Knox County on Wednesday morning, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. The suspect crashed the vehicle on Oakfield Lane off West Beaver... Read more
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Al.com
Tennessee players accused of assaulting teammate for helping rape victim, per lawsuitTennessee football players assaulted receiver Drae Bowles twice, according to a
Tennessee players accused of assaulting teammate for helping rape victim, per lawsuit
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
Tennessee football players assaulted receiver Drae Bowles twice, according to a federal lawsuit, for assisting a woman who accused linebacker A.J. Johnson and defensive back Michael Williams of rape in 2014. The suit accuses the school of creating... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Pilot president accused of directing rebate fraud schemeEx- MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL Former Pilot Flying J President Mark Hazelwo
Pilot president accused of directing rebate fraud scheme
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Ex- MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL Former Pilot Flying J President Mark Hazelwood, left, leaves federal court after being arraigned Tuesday on charges including conspiracy to commit wire fraud... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Newspaper delivery running late todayKNOXVILLE — Delivery of the News Sentinel is being delayed Wednesday until at l
Newspaper delivery running late today
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
KNOXVILLE — Delivery of the News Sentinel is being delayed Wednesday until at least 8 a.m. due to mechanical and weather problems. In several counties outside Knox, heavier snowfall than expected also has created delivery problems. Carriers will be... Read more
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