11:00 AM Mar 17, 2014
KNOXVILLE – An expanded schedule is expected to bring biscuit art, Southern food writers and Food Network talent into the mix May 15-18 at the International Biscuit Festival, a celebration of that most perfect of foods – the biscuit.
9:00 PM Feb 26, 2014
KNOXVILLE (MCT) – University of Tennessee trustees are set to consider a new campus speaker policy Wednesday, six months after a federal appeals court ruled existing regulations were unconstitutionally vague.
12:11 PM Feb 25, 2014
The 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 will be commemorated by Knoxville officials and other local leaders this week.
9:00 PM Feb 19, 2014
KNOXVILLE (MCT) – A decline in abortion rates because there are fewer unintended pregnancies "is what we all want to see," said Corinne Rovetti, co-director of Knoxville Center for Reproductive Health.
9:00 PM Feb 18, 2014
(MCT) – An hour into the Affordable Care Act signup event Saturday morning at Mount Calvary Baptist Church, organizers had fewer than 10 takers for help getting health insurance.
5:00 PM Feb 14, 2014
(MCT) – An executive secretary for a union told investigators she stole more than $200,000 from the organization to lift her spirits, according to federal court records.
5:00 PM Jan 31, 2014
(MCT) – Sevier County students have spent as much time out of the classroom as they have in it since returning from Christmas break because of winter weather.
3:00 PM Jan 26, 2014
KNOXVILLE (MCT) – The gun that fell from the folds of outlaw Bonnie Parker's skirt in a funeral home after lawmen gunned her down along with Clyde Barrow was sold for $85,000 during an auction Saturday at Case Auctions and Antiques.
3:00 PM Jan 25, 2014
The Tennessee Valley Authority met a record-breaking winter demand for electricity Friday morning with an estimated 33,345 megawatts when the average temperature across the region hovered at 7 degrees.
5:00 PM Jan 22, 2014
KNOXVILLE (MCT) – Look for Knox County teachers to speak out on school system policies, Superintendent Jim McIntyre and other issues Monday at Knox County Commission's next meeting, according to Commissioner Tony Norman.
9:00 PM Jan 21, 2014
Stacey Campfield
KNOXVILLE (MCT) – State Sen. Stacey Campfield says a young woman who had been working in his re-election campaign wrote $900 in checks to herself on his campaign account and apparently stole about $400 in cash and some miscellaneous items from his home.
5:00 PM Jan 16, 2014
(MCT) – A 50-year-old Oliver Springs area man was arrested Wednesday morning after he allegedly fired gunshots at his renters and then held law enforcement officers at bay during an eight-hour standoff.
12:00 PM Jan 15, 2014
(MCT) – The Tennessee Valley Authority outlined plans Wednesday to cuts its staff this year as the federal utility continues to trim expenses in response to lower electricity sales and plans to close more TVA coal plants.
5:00 PM Jan 10, 2014
(MCT) – A Knox County elementary school security officer charged with indecent exposure during an undercover police sting has been granted judicial diversion.
5:57 PM Jan 9, 2014
Cory Bumgardner
KNOXVILLE ­­– Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents conducted an investigation, which led to a Grainger County grand jury indicting five former Grainger County Jail corrections officers. The grand jury met Wednesday.
12:47 PM Jan 9, 2014
The Tennessee Valley Authority power system met near-record electricity demand as arctic air swept across the Tennessee Valley, culminating with single-digit temperatures Tuesday morning.
10:00 PM Jan 7, 2014
(MCT) – The attorney for a Cocke County child support magistrate embroiled in a controversy over stripping the name "Messiah" from a baby boy said Monday that she has responded to a judicial ethics complaint and hopes for a speedy resolution of the case.