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46 min ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
Congressman Jimmy Duncan said spying practices found in an investigation 10News worked on are something that would be done in Nazi Germany or Cold Congressman Jimmy Duncan says spying practices found in a Gannett nationwide investigation are like something that would have be done in Nazi Germany or Cold War Russia.
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4 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
Human remains found in October by a Boy Scout troop in Crossville have been positively identified as a man from Florida.
4 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox County commissioners met Monday for a work session and approved a lease agreement with the Tennessee Board of Regents on behalf of Pellissippi State Community College's Strawberry Plains Pike campus building.
10 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
Knox County school teachers say if schools Superintendent Jim McIntyre had more classroom experience they would have more confidence in his leadership skills.
A late fall cold snap that has gripped much of the country and forced people to deal with frigid temperatures, power outages by the thousands and treacherous roads has Virginia and the Mid-Atlantic in its icy... The National Weather Service says the potential for freezing rain overnight could cause problems for commuters from the Philadelphia area ... (more)
Compare Knox County schools: The News Sentinel's new education database allows for comparisons of local high schools in Knox County.
Campbell County, through a partnership with Efficient Energy of Tennessee, has installed solar panels on 12 schools within the county that will produce an estimated $1 million worth of revenue for the school system over the next 20 years.
A reserve Knox County Sheriff's Office deputy suffered injuries Saturday night when he was struck by a vehicle while directing traffic for the Halls Christmas Parade, officials said.
Two historic homes in Knox County and the East Tennessee Historical Society host holiday events next weekend.
The Casual Pint Craft Beer Market plans to open two new stores, one at the Northshore Town Center in West Knox County, and the other in Fountain City in the Harvest Town Center.
Two foster children from Tennessee recently had their prayers for finding an adoptive family before Christmas answered - and in an incredible way.
For more than a month, Knox County educators have used a number of public forums to voice complaints about Superintendent Dr. Jim McIntyre.
Two men convicted in the deaths of a Knox County couple will spend the rest of their lives behind bars.
Rescue crews in Greeneville were able to rescue a hiker Friday afternoon who had been stranded on a ledge near Margarette Falls since Thursday.
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.
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.