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  1. Knox Schools nurse charged after intoxicated juveniles found at heraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Knox County Schools nurse has been charged with three counts of contributing to the dependency and neglect of a minor Knox Schools nurse charged after intoxicated juveniles found at her home A Knox County Schools nurse has been charged with three counts of contributing to the dependency and neglect of a minor Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1IsXUMz A Knox County Schools nurse is on administrative leave with pay after being charged with three counts of contributing to the dependency and neglect of a minor. Intoxicated juveniles were found partying over the weekend in Rhonda E. McGill's South Knoxville home, including a 16-year-old girl who had to be taken to the hospital, records state.

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  2. Obama to announce manufacturing innovation hub inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... l to East Tennessee. The president will visit Pellissippi State Community College's Hardin Valley campus in west Knox County. The president and the Bidens will then stop in Anderson County to tour Techmer PM in Clinton and talk manufacturing jobs.

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  3. Knoxville ranked as the top city hardest hit by fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... They also monitor which areas are seeing an increase. Doctors still recommend everyone get a flu shot. The Knox County Health Department is now offering the vaccine for free at the main clinic on Dameron Avenue, the West Clinic on Old Cedar Bluff, ...

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  4. McGhee Tyson air show to return in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... since we had one in the region," said Bill Marrison, president of the Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority. Knox County officials teamed up with the airport and air base in applying for the Blue Angels to make an appearance. The group signed on ...

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  5. Urban Wilderness necklace benefits Legacy ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Hikers and bikers along the trails in Knoxville and Knox County see a specific logo that is now captured in a beautiful piece of jewelry. Urban Wilderness necklace benefits Legacy Parks Hikers and bikers along the trails in Knoxville and Knox County see a specific logo that is now captured in a beautiful piece of jewelry.

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  6. KCSO deputies now using body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... he is called to a scene. They can be placed on sunglasses, a collar, and even right on their chest. And now, Knox County deputies will be wearing them. "Body cameras are an easy way to capture the officer's first person view of what they are seeing ...

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  7. After multiple surgeries, Knox woman slowly recovering from vehicle pinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 69-year-old woman likely was pinned for hours under a rear tire of her car Tuesday until a Knox County deputy rescued her while making a wellness After multiple surgeries, Knox woman slowly recovering from vehicle pin A 69-year-old woman likely was pinned for hours under a rear tire of her car Tuesday until a Knox County deputy rescued her while making a wellness Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1zuLnDk A 69-year-old South Knox County woman was freed Tuesday afternoon after a deputy found her pinned under a car tire. The South Knox County woman trapped for hours last week under her car screamed so long for help she lost her voice.

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  8. Powell hires Rodney Ellison as football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Powell athletic director Brad Carr confirmed the news to the News Sentinel on Tuesday. Carr made the recommendation to hire Ellison on Tuesday morning, and Knox County Schools approved the hire later that day.

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  9. East TN shines a blue light for policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... every cop is bad," said Amanda Bartleson. Bartleson's husband, Mike Bartleson, has worked as an officer with the Knox County Sheriff's Office for 16 years. "My husband risks his life every day to go out and serve his community, the public. And to ...

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  10. Hundreds of runners mark year's start in chilly 5k raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... The Knoxville Track Club hosted the annual Calhoun's New Year's Day 5-k run and walk this morning in West Knox County. Weather often adds a challenge to the area's first race of the year, with rain and sub-freezing temperatures often greeting the ...

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  11. Crash early New Year's Day kills 1, injures 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A crash in northwest early New Year's Day killed a man and injured two women in northwest Knox County. Crash early New Year's Day kills 1, injures 2 A crash in northwest early New Year's Day killed a man and injured two women in northwest Knox County.

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  12. 1 killed, 2 injured in New Yeara s morning crash in Knox CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Armani Moore had 13 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists Wednesday as Tennessee rallied to beat East Tennessee State 71-61 for its fourth s KNOXVILLE - A Knoxville man died and two other people were hurt after an overnight 2-vehicle accident in Knox County. The Tennessee Highway Patrol says it happened around 1 a.m. New Year's Day on the 3300 block of Schaad Road.

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  13. Deputy frees 69-year-old woman pinned under tireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 69-year-old woman likely was pinned for hours under a rear tire of her car Tuesday until a Knox County deputy rescued her while making a wellness Deputy frees 69-year-old woman pinned under tire A 69-year-old woman likely was pinned for hours under a rear tire of her car Tuesday until a Knox County deputy rescued her while making a wellness Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1zuLnDk A 69-year-old woman likely was pinned for hours under a rear tire of her car Tuesday until a Knox County deputy rescued her while making a wellness check, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. Officer James Schirnglone heard a faint voice for help.

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  14. South Knox County woman rescued, was trapped under car tire for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    With only three days to go until the Taxslayer Bowl, the University of Tennessee football team continued practice Tuesday and attended a bea The Vols football team got to work Monday afternoon for their first practice at Hodges Stadium at the University of North Florida ahead of t KNOXVILLE - A South Knox County woman had to be rescued Tuesday afternoon after being pinned under her car's rear tire for around eight hours. Officers were called to the Chapman Highway home of Bessie McCormick, 69, around 2:20 p.m. after her daughter, who lives in Texas, became concerned when her mother didn't show up for work or return phone calls.

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  15. Water line break cuts supply to dozens of Farragut homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... of homes in Farragut, and by early Tuesday morning, managed to turn the water back on. First Utility District of Knox County said crews responded to the break at Kingston Pike and Smith Road at about 10 p.m. Monday. Crews spent the night repairing a ...

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  16. THP reports fewer traffic deaths in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... 1, which consists of 11 Knoxville area counties, there have been 164 fatalities, compared with 151 in 2013. Knox County has seen a decrease of two, but Anderson County has seen seven more roadway deaths and Loudon County has seen five more deaths so ...

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  17. Turn Turn Turn Lane: A tale of failed traffic tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... and Dutchtown Rd. (WBIR) Digital signs clearly warn drivers of a new traffic pattern on Dutchtown Road in West Knox County. But the pattern of stripes for a temporary turn lane at one intersection has turned into something akin to a modern art ...

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  18. Johnson withdraws name to be head of Tenn. Democratic partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... e from consideration. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1tv9UMe Johnson says she'll return to Knox County Schools next week, and is also pursuing an opportunity with Organizing for America, but could not elaborate.

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  19. Top stories to follow MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... on ESPN. The incident happened on Chapman Highway at East Hendron Chapel Road in Seymour shortly before 6 a.m.. Knox County Sheriff's Office has responded to the scene. Signs on the front of the store read, "Entire store on sale," and "Everything up ...

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  20. Knoxville area sees some gas prices below two dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... cause it's not going to stay long," said Beach. According to http://www.gasbuddy.com there are three stations in Knox County with gas less than two dollars: Lee's Food Mart Exxon in Powell, Sam's Club in West Knoxville, and Costco in Farragut.

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