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13 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

Sevierville heat treating plant catches fire

Sevierville heat treating plant catches fire Crews from several agencies responded to a fire at a Sevierville business.


Related Topix: Fire, Sevierville, TN

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Sheriff: Man busted with pot & cash in his home

A Sevierville man already out on bond for a previous drug charge has been busted again with a large amount of marijuana in his home.


Related Topix: Drugs, Sevierville, TN

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Red Bank Commissioner Rick Causer, Though He Has 2 Years Left On...

Red Bank Commissioner Rick Causer, though he has two years left on his District 2 term, said he has decided to challenge Mayor John Roberts in the at-large race in November.


Related Topix: Red Bank, TN, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, Hamilton County, TN, Anderson County, TN, Chattanooga, TN

Sun Aug 17, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

East Tenn. woman continues circuit preachinga

One East Tennessee woman is keeping the old tradition of circuit preaching alive in the area.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Sevier County woman turns job loss into opportunity with stained glass

Terry Fritchman is a stained glass artist. Her works represent the world around her, the world of the Smoky Mountains.


Related Topix: Sevierville, TN

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Jacob Whitesides: The girls get it Teenage Knoxville singer Jacob...

Jacob Whitesides is on a ride. Over the past few months, the 16-year-old singer from Seymour has become an Internet phenomenon.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Seymour, TN, Sports, Music, Entertainment

Wed Aug 13, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

West Knox County convenience store robbed by man with gun

Deputies say a man entered Weigel's on South Northshore Drive just before 11:30 p.m. He indicated he had a gun, robbed the store, and got away with an undetermined amount of cash.


Related Topix: Knox County, TN, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker

Tue Aug 12, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Florida couple dead in murder/suicide at Sevier County rental cabin

A Walland man has been charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly stabbed another man during an argument Monday night.


Related Topix: Walland, TN, Sevierville, TN, Knox County, TN, US Politics, Representative Charles "Chuck" Fleischmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

St. Petersburg Times

Deputies: Tarpon Cultural Center official, husband dead in apparent murder-suicide

Tarpon Springs Cultural Center marketing director Genevieve Crosby was killed Monday in an apparent murder suicide, the Sevier County Tennessee Sheriff's Office said.


Related Topix: Marketing, Gatlinburg, TN, Pigeon Forge, TN

Sun Aug 03, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

5 years later: Sevier Co. woman's murder still unsolved

Sunday marked the five year anniversary of a Sevier County woman's death and five years of an unsolved murder.

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Related Topix: Sevierville, TN

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Felines are top dogs at Kat Kingdom in Gatlinburg

Sandy Sgrillo grew up loving animals of any kind. "My parents weren't big animal people so they never really allowed us to have any pets," said Felines are top dogs at Kat Kingdom in Gatlinburg Sandy Sgrillo grew up loving animals of any kind.


Related Topix: Gatlinburg, TN

Lebanon Democrat

Top 10 fugitive from Sevier County captured

Early Thursday morning, U.S. Marshals and Great Smoky Mountain Fugitive Task Force agents found McCollum at a home in Morristown with the assistance of Morristown police.


Related Topix: Morristown, TN


Child of God

For some reason, James Franco keeps getting pissed on by the media for doing too much: acting, writing, directing, producing, teaching and taking classes for his Ph.D. I mean, why isn't this dude out partying with Lindsay Lohan and starting his own fashion line? Instead, Franco exercises his literary bent by starring on Broadway in John Steinbeck's ... (more)


Related Topix: As I Lay Dying, Vocal, John Steinbeck, Movies, Entertainment

Knoxville News Sentinel

Sevier authories nab man suspected in burglaries Sevier authorities...

Sevier County authorities arrested a 39-year-old man Wednesday and charged him in connection with burglarizing four rental cabins, officials said.


Related Topix: Sports

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The New York Observer

James Franco Takes His Directorial Meat Cleaver to Cormac McCarthy's 'Child of God'

What did we do to deserve James Franco? A good actor who sees himself as director, writer, poet, artist, visionary and God only knows what else, he thinks he's Orson Welles.


Related Topix: As I Lay Dying, John Steinbeck, Vocal

Knoxville News Sentinel

Last two days to enter for chance to win $1,000 Would you like an...

Enter our "Summer Road Trip" sweepstakes for a chance to win $1,000 or a getaway for two to the Pigeon Forge-Gatlinburg area.


Related Topix: Gatlinburg, TN, Pigeon Forge, TN, us Travel, Travel, Sports

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

TBI: Have you seen this WANTED Fugitive in Tennessee?

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new fugitive on TBI's Top Ten Most Wanted list, Nathan Lennon McCollum.


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Chattanooga, TN, Sevierville, TN

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Child of God Movie Review

Living close to nature is not what it's cracked up to be. Yeah, it's fine for a week, if you're into camping, but when you have to live like a feral animal in the hills of East Tennessee, virtually homeless with nary a shack within a mile, you could get mighty lonely-and dirty.


Related Topix: Suicide