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28 min ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
Rescue crews in Greeneville were able to rescue a hiker Friday afternoon who had been stranded on a ledge near Margarette Falls since Thursday.
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1 hr ago | Knoxville News Sentinel
Authorities on Friday were searching for a man wanted on charges of burglary and theft who eluded officers who thought they had him cornered in an abandoned South Knoxville house.
5 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
Greene County Rescue Squad spokesperson Bucky Ayers said the free climber has been stuck on the rock ledge in Margarette Falls since 2:15 p.m. Thursday.
9 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel
School board members, who heard educators Wednesday in a meeting call for the superintendent's firing, are advising the Knox County Schools superintendent to work on his relationships with system employees.
Ethan Young is a senior in high school. He made a wonderful presentation to the Knox County Tennessee school board about Common Core.
Holiday season is upon us or so it would seem from the 10 or more alcohol related arrests downtown as Watchful Eye for Nov. 28-Dec. 5 looks at Drugs, Alcohol and Disorderly Conduct incidents.
Two University of Tennessee students were arrested this week on harassment charges stemming from alleged hazing incidents at a campus fraternity.
Authorities on Thursday arrested a second University of Tennessee student on a charge he joined in harassing a fellow student who reported hazing at the Pi Kappa Phi campus chapter.
Zachary Aaron Long bought duffel bags and a sledgehammer shortly before he and another person stole $15,000 worth of firearms from a West Knoxville gun shop in a Thanksgiving Day burglary, records allege.
A 50-year-old Corryton man suffered severe burns to at least 60 percent of his body this afternoon when he poured gasoline onto a pile of leaves he was burning, authorities said.
More teachers are voicing their concerns about Knox County Schools' leadership in the wake of changes involving evaluations, testing, and standards.
Tennessee's student achievement gains on this year's National Assessment of Educational Progress are so remarkable as to almost be amazing.
The Knox County Sheriff's Office Cold Case Unit says it has developed persons of interest in a 32-year-old case.
Pellissippi State Community College will host a Holiday Spectacular musical concert, offered in two performances, 6 and 8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5 in the Clayton Performing Arts Center on the Hardin Valley Campus.
Knox County fugitive Christopher Forrester was captured when spike strips stopped his escape along Cherokee Trail on Monday night.
Apparently, the holiday shoplifting season is off to a slow start this year. The Watchful Eye on Thefts for Nov. 28-Dec. 3 shows few incidents reported around Knox County's shopping areas.