Knox County Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Knox County, TN. (Page 12)

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  1. Former Grainger Co. EMT indicted on pill theft chargesRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... 7 race for state Senate heats up, the candidates are reaching out to young voters. In a forum organized by the Knox County Young Republicans Tuesday night, Senator Stacey Campfield and his opponent, Knox County Commissioner Richard Briggs, weighed ...

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  2. One Tank Trip: Chattanooga's Tennessee Aquarium and High Point ClimbingRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... 7 race for state Senate heats up, the candidates are reaching out to young voters. In a forum organized by the Knox County Young Republicans Tuesday night, Senator Stacey Campfield and his opponent, Knox County Commissioner Richard Briggs, weighed ...

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  3. Sen. Stacey Campfield weighed in on unemployment, taxes and the 2nd Amendment.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... 7 race for state Senate heats up, the candidates are reaching out to young voters. In a forum organized by the Knox County Young Republicans Tuesday night, Senator Stacey Campfield and his opponent, Knox County Commissioner Richard Briggs, weighed ...

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  4. Bomb threat leads to evacuation of City County BuildingRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Allen said. "And with that disagreement the person threatened to blow the City County Building up." KPD and the Knox County Sheriff's Office personnel and bomb-sniffing dogs searched the offices floor by floor before reopening the building shortly ...

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  5. Dale Watermulder, RIPRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    We will miss our friend Dale Watermulder, who died last Thursday at age 74. He was the Knox County librarian best known as the captain of the record and movie department on the second floor of Lawson McGhee, the library's main branch on Church Street.

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  6. Knox County Schools to get $2.9M less from stateRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Knox County Schools will receive $2.9 million less from the state than previously estimated, causing the school system to possibly re-evaluate its 2014-15 budget.

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  7. Measles cases put TN health-care providers on 'heightened awareness'Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... the state, via its Tennessee Health Alert Network messaging system, to have heightened awareness about measles. Knox County has seen no measles cases at all, even unrelated to these, said Dr. Martha Buchanan, director of Knox County Health ...

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  8. Schools, health department remind parents of required immunizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... adults believe in conspiracy theories involving vaccines, cellphones, cancer cures and other medical issues. Knox County Schools and the Knox County Health Department are working to remind parents to keep their kids' vaccinations up to date. In ...

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  9. Tattered American flag a sore spot for some in East Knox CountyRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A tattered U.S. flag hangs at a foreclosed home at 7101 Majors Landing Lane in Corryton on Thursday, May 8, 2014.

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  10. Tennessee football improves APR, avoids penaltiesRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... mother contacted 6 News and said she is outraged her daughter won't be able to have an eighth grade graduation. Knox County Schools recently received funding information from the state of Tennessee saying state funding to the school system will be ...

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  11. Monroe County officials looking for missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... mother contacted 6 News and said she is outraged her daughter won't be able to have an eighth grade graduation. Knox County Schools recently received funding information from the state of Tennessee saying state funding to the school system will be ...

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  12. "Teachers Kick A**!" Not as Much as Supporters Hope in Primaries, But They Say They Aren't Done YetRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    The conversation around the water cooler since the May 6 elections has seemed to return to a certain theme again and again: How representative, exactly, was Halls Elementary School librarian Amber Rountree's decisive victory over Knox County Schools Board of Education incumbent Pam Trainor in the 9th District? If you ask the chair of the school ... (more)

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  13. Overdue Repayment: The County Owes Knox Schools Over $10 MillionRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    Knox County government owes Knox County Schools more than $10 million in reimbursement of wrongfully collected trustee's fees on local option sales taxes to which the school system has been entitled over a span of more than 15 years.

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  14. Outdoor Venue Coming to the Harley Davidson of KnoxvilleRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... doesn't have a name yet, but Johnson says it will fill a void for people in West Knoxville, the western part of Knox County, and places like Lenoir City and Kingston. And Johnson says the main difference between this venue and other Knoxville ...

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  15. Watchful Eye shows property crimes off Central StreetRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... reports off Central Street just west of Christenberry Ball Fields with more markers along Broadway. In West Knox County, the area just west of Walker Springs continues to hold a cluster of incident reports. The University of Tennessee/Fort Sanders ...

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  16. One taken to hospital after injury at KUB water towerRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A companion at 2:38 a.m. reported that the person was injured, according to a Knox County E-911 dispatcher.

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  17. Briggs leads state Sen. Campfield in fundraising nearly 7-to-1Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Knox County Commissioner Richard Briggs asks a question during the discussion on selecting a new Knox County Trustee at the commissiona s regular meeting Monday July 22, 2014.

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  18. North Knoxville apartment fire sends woman to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... ed to educate the public about the move over law. Two mature Japanese maple trees located at the site of the new Knox County Regional Forensic Center

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  19. Agricultural event gives kids a glimpse into farm lifeRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    More than 800 children from across Knox County attended the event. Already subscribe to Knoxville News Sentinel? Unlimited access to News Sentinel on the web, your smartphone and tablet is included with your subscription.

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  20. The first graduating class from the STEM Academy received diplomas Tuesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... causing a deadly accident on Highway 411. Two mature Japanese maple trees located at the site of the new Knox County Regional Forensic Center will go up for auction in an effort to preserve the trees and generate revenue. Two mature Japanese maple ...

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