Knox County Newswire (Page 12)

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

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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... employees how to reduce their Southern accents. A motorcyclist died Tuesday morning after crashing in North Knox County. Officials say he was wearing a helmet, but an unapproved one. A motorcyclist died Tuesday morning after crashing in North Knox ...

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  2. Local lotto winner gives largest donation to Teacher Supply DepotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... so I am very aware of the personal sacrifices teachers make to run their classrooms," Cockrum said in a Knox County Schools release. Earlier this month, 58-year-old Cockrum became a millionaire, a hundred-times over. Twenty-two days after he won, ...

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  3. Man killed in North Knox County motorcycle crash, was wearing unapproved helmetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A motorcyclist died Tuesday morning after crashing in North Knox County. Officials say he was wearing a helmet, but an unapproved one.

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  4. Knox County Commission accepting resumes for school board vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Commission is taking resumes from those wishing to fill the board of education seat being vacated by Indya Kincannon.

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  5. About 500 still without power after storms KNOXVILLE a " Several...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Several hundred KUB customers remain without power Tuesday morning after Sunday's violent thunderstorms toppled trees and power lines across Knox County.

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  6. TBI adds Knoxville man to most wanted listRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | WTVC

    The 35-year-old was charged with attempted second-degree murder following an incident that occurred in Knox County about two years ago.

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  7. Robert Booker: Black doctors faced obstacles I have written several...Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Negro physicians." With funds of $75,000 from Rosenwald, $75,000 from the city of Knoxville, $30,000 from Knox County and $12,000 from the physicians, the new Negro Wing opened Sept. 5, 1933. It had 82 beds. The Knoxville Journal of Sept. 18, 1933, ...

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  8. Fiery crash involving tractor-trailers snarls traffic on I-40E in Loudon Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A man was injured in a stabbing at a West Knox County hotel on Tuesday, and officials are now searching for the suspect in the crime.

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  9. Tennessee Bureau of Investigation adds Svante Hinton of Knoxville to Top Ten Most Wanted listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    ... to the state's Top Ten Most Wanted list, Svante Ebinare Hinton of Knoxville, TN. Svante Hinton is wanted by the Knox County Sheriff's Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Hinton was charged with Attempted 2nd Degree Murder from an ...

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  10. Pemberton named assistant rowing coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... at the Smoky Mountain Rowing Center in Maryville from 2008-09, and served as a special education teacher for Knox County Schools from 2006-08. "I am excited to come back to Tennessee and work to impact student-athletes the way this program impacted ...

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  11. 6-year-old boy mauled by pit bull A 6-year-old Blount County boy was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... authorities said. The attack occurred about 4:30 p.m. at residence off Burnett Station Road, near the Blount-Knox County line, Blount County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Marian O'Briant said. The boy, whose name has not been released, suffered ...

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  12. Knoxville man added to TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted listKnoxville man...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... d his right hand. If you have any information, you should call the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND (1-800-824-3463) or the Knox County Sheriff's Office at 865-215-2442.

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  13. No charges after woman pulled into path of oncoming KCSO vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    No citations were issued after a crash last week involving an unmarked Knox County sheriff's SUV and a minivan on Clinton Highway.

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  14. Briggs: Campfield accusations won't distract from running for officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    The driver's license issued to Knox County Commissioner Richard Briggs lists his residence as 11631 Lanesborough Way, unit 913, in Farragut.

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  15. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... Farragut will have a chance in November to decide if grocery stores will be able to sell wine along with food. Knox County Election administrator Cliff Rodgers told WBIR-TV in Knoxville ) on ...

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  16. Roane Co. mom arrested after admitting she allowed her 9 year-old to drive carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... morning for his arraignment. A long-planned greenway project in the Halls community has been stalled by what Knox County officials call state bureaucracy and a complaint by the Tennessee Clean Water Network. A long-planned greenway project in the ...

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  17. Report: TN improves in child well-being, but still No. 36Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... program, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. The facility is one of four pilot preschool fitness and nutrition programs in Knox County. (Amy Smotherman Burgess/News Sentinel staff) When it comes to child well-being among states, Tennessee ranks No. 36 on the ...

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  18. Wetland project puts Halls greenway on holdWetland project puts Halls ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... a complaint that the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation didn't finish required wetland work. Knox County was about to purchase land from a private owner to start the project, but decided to wait after the letter of noncompliance. ...

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  19. Communities still waiting for millions in 2011 tornado reimbursementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... February 2008, commonly referred to as the "Super Tuesday Storms", still have contracts that have not been paid. Knox County's contract totaled $638,948, with a current remaining balance of $424,715. The City of Knoxville racked up $679,095 in ...

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  20. The Green Locket tells stories that teach lessonsThe Green Locket...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... An East Tennessee woman has imagined far off lands with inspirational characters and put it all down in a book. Knox County school teacher writes a book her students would enjoy. The collection of short stories is for all ages. (WBIR-Downtown ...

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