Knox County Newswire (Page 8)

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

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  1. City asking greenway users to stay clear of Knox Blount greenway construction zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Knoxville officials are asking hikers, bikers and runners to stay patient and let crews finish the first phase of the city's Knox Blount Greenway Project.

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  2. Tennessee County Employment Rate Was 6.4 Percent In MayRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... County had the state's lowest major metropolitan rate in May at 5.2 percent, up from 4.7 percent in April. Knox County was 5.3 percent in May, also up from 4.7 in April. The Hamilton County May rate was 6.2 percent, up from 5.6 percent in April. ...

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  3. Obituary for Ruth EdwardsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    ... Ruth Anna Ellis Edwards died peacefully Monday, June 23, 2014, at the age of 95. She was born Sept. 19, 1918, in Knox County, Tenn. Ruth graduated valedictorian from Halls High School and attended Lincoln Memorial University. After working several ...

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  4. Knox Co. sheriff considers jailer pay raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Knox County Sheriff's Office is considering pay increases after a survey of similar-size counties showed at least eight Knox Co.

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  5. Rock Pointe Crossing Launches Website To Introduce "New Gateway To East Knoxville"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | PR Log

    ... to attract the most desirable tenants for the property. About Rock Pointe Crossing Rock Pointe Crossing, in Knox County, TN - just four miles from downtown Knoxville - will be built in a highly desirable location, with access off I-40/75 at Exit ...

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  6. Rutherford County jobless rate increased in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Daily News Journal

    ... County had the state's lowest major metropolitan rate in May at 5.2 percent, up from 4.7 percent in April. Knox County was 5.3 percent in May, also up from 4.7 in April. The Hamilton County May rate was 6.2 percent, up from 5.6 percent in April. ...

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  7. Knoxvillians remember the late U.S. Sen. Howard Baker as civil and influentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... my drive to Huntsville. It lasted about 20 minutes. He was a remarkable man." Ruthie Kuhlman, chair of the Knox County Republican Party, said she had known him since she was a little girl when Baker and her families lived in Sequoyah Hills. "Sen. ... 8 comments

  8. Charge against sports talk host Chris Treece is dropped, attorney saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Bailey said Treece was "immediately removed" as soon as the station learned of the arrest. He was arrested when Knox County Sheriff's Office deputies went to the 400 block of South Gallaher View at 10:32 p.m. Monday in response to a domestic ...

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  9. Watchful Eye shows disorderly incidents along Kingston PikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Watchful Eye on Drugs, Alcohol and Disorderly Conduct for June 19-26 shows a string of markers along Kingston Pike headed to West Knox County, mainly for disturbances.

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  10. KPD: Request to borrow money ignites gunbattle in North Knoxville homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... the male who drove Johnson to Prater's home and to the hospital. Prater has been found guilty 56 times in Knox County courts, including 21 counts of theft, 17 drug offenses, seven assault charges, three counts of resisting arrest or fleeing, four ...

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  11. North Knoxville double shooting sends two to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    North Knoxville double shooting sends two to hospital Knox County dispatchers confirm there was a double shooting early Thursday morning in north Knoxville.

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  12. Supreme Court cellphone decision closely mirrors new TN lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... companies. "Does it make anything easier? No, it doesn't, but we were getting ready for that anyway," said Knox County Sheriff Jimmy "J.J." Jones, referencing the new state law. Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch declined to comment Wednesday, ...

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  13. Clutter stalls KFD from putting out fire in South KnoxvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... firefighters were able to put out an overnight fire, but not without some trouble from the home's contents. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says it has charged Tina Atchley, 23, with child abuse stemming from an incident that happened June 6 at ...

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  14. Man taken to hospital following early morning shooting in KnoxvilleRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... have not released any information on a possible suspect and say the investigation is ongoing. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says it has charged Tina Atchley, 23, with child abuse stemming from an incident that happened June 6 at Cozy Kids Day ...

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  15. Signatures being taken to put wine in groceryaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... affect me, but I think it's fine if that's what everyone wants to do," said Lisa Willems also of Knoxville. The Knox County Election Commission already has hundreds of petitions at its office. Administrator Clifford Rodgers said in order for the ...

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  16. Family behind Hayden's Law loses everything in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... you own, especially after struggling for years to move on from a life-changing car accident. 6-20-14 (WBIR-Knox County) After a devastating car crash forever changed their lives in 2003, a Corryton family faced yet another major hardship after ...

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  17. Pair charged with hauling SUV hidden after officers struck by vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A SUV shot up when the driver struck two Knox County sheriff's officers in a field off Rutledge Pike was found being hauled away on a stolen trailer.

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  18. Knox day-care worker arrested, charged with slapping childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Tina Atchley's charges stem from a June 6 incident at Cozy Kids Day Care on Maryville Pike, according to a Knox County Sheriff's Office news release. Atchley is accused of slapping an 8-month-old boy and knocking him off a counter onto the floor, ...

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  19. Knox County day care worker arrested for alleged child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Knox County Sheriff's Office says it has charged Tina Atchley, 23, with child abuse stemming from an incident that happened June 6 at Cozy Kids Day Care on Maryville Pike.

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  20. Church group taking precautions as they head to HaitiChurch group...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... in Tennessee, including one in the Knoxville area. They are investigating five other potential cases in Knox County. Health officials stress you can't catch the flu-like virus in the U.S., though there are other mosquito-borne illnesses that can be ...

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