Knox County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Knox County, TN. (Page 8)

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  1. Knoxville charter school offers plans to publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... things really stood out to him. "They want to make sure that Emerald Academy will be a two-way partnership with Knox County Schools, and we agree," said Diggs. "Secondly, they want to make sure there are high expectations for the teachers, the ...

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  2. School briefs, March 25Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... 3-year and 4-year-olds is opening in August. Class assignment is based on the Aug. 15 cut-off date used by the Knox County school system. All children of proper age can attend, regardless of sex, color, race, ethnic origin or religion. Shepherd of ...

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  3. Bill to end daylight saving time in Tenn. failsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... told the clerk of a Bellevue gas station he was sorry after he held her at knifepoint early Tuesday morning. The Knox County Sheriff's Office has released video taken from one of its Huey helicopters as crews located the wreckage of a missing plane ...

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  4. Beer permits and liquor licensesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Beer permits for Knoxville and Knox County and liquor licenses filed with the Knoxville office of the Tennessee Alcholic Beverage Commission in February and March 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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  5. County looking into health care clinic for employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knox County is looking into opening a chronic care clinic for its employees, a move officials say will lead to a more healthy and productive workforce Knox County is looking into opening a chronic care clinic for its employees, a move officials say will lead to a more healthy and productive workforce and save the taxpayers money on insurance ... (more)

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  6. Remains found belong to missing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... pulled Derek Funk's truck out of the Tennessee River March 21, 2014. Inside, they found Funk's remains (WBIR) Knox County authorities have identified the remains of a body found last week in the Tennessee River as Derek Funk. Divers found the body ...

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  7. More Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... told the clerk of a Bellevue gas station he was sorry after he held her at knifepoint early Tuesday morning. The Knox County Sheriff's Office has released video taken from one of its Huey helicopters as crews located the wreckage of a missing plane ...

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  8. Some Tennesseans to share in e-book price fixing settlementRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... told the clerk of a Bellevue gas station he was sorry after he held her at knifepoint early Tuesday morning. The Knox County Sheriff's Office has released video taken from one of its Huey helicopters as crews located the wreckage of a missing plane ...

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  9. Watchful Eye on Thefts shows uptick around West Town MallRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... News Sentinel offers this Web presentation. Each week day we will look at a specific type of crime for Knoxville/Knox County throughout the previous seven days. On Mondays, we look at violent crimes, including homicides and assaults. Tuesday the ...

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  10. #WillMiracle spreads for Mckamey's recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    (WBIR-Northwest Knox County) While former Grace Christian and current Navy freshman Will Mckamey remains in a coma Monday night, support for his The Grace Christian Academy held another day of prayer for Will McKamey, a 2013 graduate of the school. ...

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  11. Teachers' Union Files Second Test Scores LawsuitRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    The Republican governor and Commissioner Kevin Huffman are included in the latest Tennessee Education Association lawsuit, which also includes the Knox County Board of Education as a defendant.

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  12. Missing man foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Daily Home

    A Talladega man reported missing last week has been located, safe and sound, in Knox County, Tenn., according to police records.

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  13. Knox County Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam targeting the elderlyRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... proposal to create a community college program for all high school graduates is advancing in the Senate. The Knox County Sheriff's Office is warning citizens about a phone scam in which the caller pretends to be a deputy demanding money. The Knox ...

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  14. Letter: Pay to Visit UnfairRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... upon their release. All this has been studied exhaustively. Knowing this, I was horrified to discover that the Knox County Detention Facility (KCDF) is ending all face-to-face free visitation. Instead, they are going to a paid video service, which ...

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  15. The lowest-cost plans found ranged from $160 to $190 per month, and...Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... marketplace. Blue Cross Blue Shield is the only company that offers plans in every county in Tennessee, and in Knox County, the only companies offering policies are BCBS, Humana, and CHA. Cigna offers plans in other counties. "Basically, the fewer ...

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  16. Crossing the Tracks: An Effort to Reconnect Old Kingston Pike with Itself May Be Just Too SensibleRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... Old Kingston Pike to begin with-and then, years later, cut it into two squirming halves. Kingston Pike is one of Knox County's older roads. Through the 19th century and into the 20th, it came right down what's now Old Kingston Pike. On a sharply ...

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  17. The Daily Plan-It: Books Sandwiched InaRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... to attend! At noon, head over to the East Tennessee History Center for Books Sandwiched In (sponsored by the Knox County Public Library). KCPL's own community relations director Mary Pom Claiborne will lead a discussion on Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

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  18. Knox sheriff's officer focus of sexual child abuse probeRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A Knox County Sheriff's Office warrants officer has been placed on leave without pay pending the results of an investigation into allegations he sexually abused a 13-year-old girl.

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  19. Seen and heard: Knox teachers visit lawmakers in NashvilleRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Joe Buglewicz/Special to the News Sentinel State Rep. Bill Dunn speaks with Knox County teachers before a House Education Committee Meeting Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Nashville.

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  20. Bill to prohibit teacher licensure rulesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... houldn't be relied upon because it's a statistical estimate. Earlier this week, the TEA announced it's suing the Knox County Board of Education, claiming the student test scores used to assess a teacher's performance were flawed and cost her a bonus.

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