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Seven exciting South Knoxville additions transforming the Sevier Avenue area


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:00:51 +0000

Author: Keenan Thomas, Knoxville News Sentinel

Meet Chopper Barbershop and the other new businesses and projects showing up around Sevier Avenue and South Knoxville.

      

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Fired Knoxville lieutenant says he didn't lie and he wants his job back


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:00:39 +0000

Author: Tyler Whetstone, Knoxville News Sentinel

It is Lt. Lance Earlywine's word vs. the word of four officers, all of whom said they told him about racist comments made by another officer.

      

More details: Fired Knoxville lieutenant says he didn't lie and he wants his job back


First look: How Topgolf in Knoxville changes Farragut's entertainment game for good


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:00:29 +0000

Author: Keenan Thomas, Knoxville News Sentinel

With its grand opening on Friday, Topgolf brings a new entertainment experience to the Turkey Creek area.

      

More details: First look: How Topgolf in Knoxville changes Farragut's entertainment game for good


Knox County COVID-19 case counts and vaccine numbers


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 19:50:06 +0000

Author: Sarah Riley, Knoxville News Sentinel

A look at the latest coronavirus numbers, including positive tests, isolations and hospitalizations.

      

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See inside: Topgolf Knoxville opens in Farragut


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:00:24 +0000

Author: Brianna Paciorka, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee

The new Knoxville Topgolf, opening on Aug. 12, will be the company's 79th worldwide location.

      

More details: See inside: Topgolf Knoxville opens in Farragut


See inside the new Topgolf Knoxville opening in Farragut


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:00:23 +0000

Author: Brianna Paciorka, Knoxville News Sentinel

Take a look inside the new Topgolf opening in Farragut on Aug. 12.

      

More details: See inside the new Topgolf Knoxville opening in Farragut


University of Tennessee's new ag leader: 'The stars have aligned' on importance of farming


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:00:13 +0000

Author: Becca Wright, Knoxville News Sentinel

As a former leader at the USDA, she has big plans for the agriculture arm of the University of Tennessee, including raising enrollment.

      

More details: University of Tennessee's new ag leader: 'The stars have aligned' on importance of farming


Do close partisan school board races signal a political shift in Knox County?


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 16:41:27 +0000

Author: Becca Wright, Knoxville News Sentinel

Democrat Katherine Bike prevailed by fewer than 150 votes even though her opponent, Republican Will Edwards, raised three times as much for his race.

      

More details: Do close partisan school board races signal a political shift in Knox County?


Twin sister's DNA match helps identify remains of Knox County woman missing since 1996


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 15:54:08 +0000

Author: Liz Kellar, Knoxville News Sentinel

Investigators now are looking for any information that could help them determine what happened to Clark and who is responsible for her death.

      

More details: Twin sister's DNA match helps identify remains of Knox County woman missing since 1996


Pro-charter groups spend big in Tennessee elections, help defeat two GOP state House members


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 14:28:14 +0000

Author: Adam Friedman, Nashville Tennessean

Education groups in favor of charters and vouchers spent $1.2M, focusing a large of amount spending to defeat two incumbent state House Republicans

      

More details: Pro-charter groups spend big in Tennessee elections, help defeat two GOP state House members


Knox News tops East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists awards


Created: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 20:19:04 +0000

Author: Sarah Riley, Knoxville News Sentinel

The Knoxville News Sentinel received 18 honors in the Society of Professional Journalists 2020 Gold Press Card awards.

     

More details: Knox News tops East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists awards


Dolly & Willie! Country music icons and friends spotted filming at Dollywood


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 13:20:06 +0000

Author: Devarrick Turner, Knoxville News Sentinel

Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson were spotting hanging out and cruising around Dollywood together in a golf cart.

      

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Beagles taken from a mass-breeding facility arrive in Knoxville


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:29:44 +0000

Author: Knoxville News Sentinel

Twenty beagles of 4000 that were taken out a mass-breeding facility have arrived in Knoxville at Young-Williams Animal Center on Tuesday, August 9, 2022.

      

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Beagles rescued from mass-breeding facility come to Knoxville


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:29:43 +0000

Author: Knoxville News Sentinel

Twenty beagles seized from a mass-breeding facility arrived at Young-Williams Animal Center on Tuesday, August 9, 2022.

      

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Monarch butterflies are now endangered. Here's how the South can help them rebound.


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:00:53 +0000

Author: Andrew J. Yawn, The American South

The South is a critical rest stop for migrating monarch butterflies. Here's which native plants you can grow to support the endangered species.

      

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Knoxville doctor on what you need to know about monkeypox: 'It's largely preventable'


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 02:00:32 +0000

Author: Devarrick Turner, Knoxville News Sentinel

Lots of confusing information is swirling around about monkeypox. So, Knox News spoke with Dr. Eric Penniman to get answers straight from a physician.

      

More details: Knoxville doctor on what you need to know about monkeypox: 'It's largely preventable'


As monkeypox spreads, vaccine is available in Knox County. Here's who needs it most.


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 02:00:15 +0000

Author: Devarrick Turner, Knoxville News Sentinel

Who needs the monkeypox vaccine? The Knox County Health Department answers questions regarding the current monkeypox outbreak and vaccine access.

      

More details: As monkeypox spreads, vaccine is available in Knox County. Here's who needs it most.


Shocking Kentucky floods through the lens of a Knox News photographer


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 15:46:47 +0000

Author: Knoxville News Sentinel

Heavy rains in late July caused destructive flooding in Eastern Kentucky. See photos from Knox News photographer Saul Young as he covered the floods.

      

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Masks are once again required in Great Smoky Mountains National Park as COVID cases spike


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 13:20:59 +0000

Author: Sarah Riley, Knoxville News Sentinel

COVID-19 cases have spiked, and Tennessee counties around the park are considered high transmission zones.

      

More details: Masks are once again required in Great Smoky Mountains National Park as COVID cases spike


Blackburn, Hagerty among GOP senators blocking move to cap insulin prices


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 12:32:17 +0000

Author: Josh Keefe, Nashville Tennessean

Tennessee's two U.S. senators voted against a motion that would have allowed the Senate to vote to cap insulin prices for those on private insurance.

      

More details: Blackburn, Hagerty among GOP senators blocking move to cap insulin prices


Anthony Thompson Jr.'s family zeroes in on those they say are responsible for his death


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 02:01:29 +0000

Author: Tyler Whetstone, Knoxville News Sentinel

The lawsuit is now entirely focused on the actions of the city and the four Knoxville Police officers involved in the shooting of Anthony Thompson Jr.

      

More details: Anthony Thompson Jr.'s family zeroes in on those they say are responsible for his death


The Front Porch closes its doors, but owner hopes the Powell restaurant could be revived


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 02:01:02 +0000

Author: Keenan Thomas, Knoxville News Sentinel

Located inside a converted residential home, the Powell restaurant and retail destination were unique among Knoxville restaurants.

      

More details: The Front Porch closes its doors, but owner hopes the Powell restaurant could be revived


Topgolf Knoxville opens Friday: What to know before you tee off


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 02:01:01 +0000

Author: Keenan Thomas, Knoxville News Sentinel

From the food and drink menu to the entry fee, here is everything you need to know about Topgolf in Knoxville.

      

More details: Topgolf Knoxville opens Friday: What to know before you tee off


Two-year-old Landon Lewis recovers after COVID-19 complications


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 02:00:58 +0000

Author: Calvin Mattheis, calvin.mattheis@knoxnews.com

Two-year-old Landon Lewis receives physical therapy following medical complications linked to his COVID-19 illness last fall.

      

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2-year-old Landon Lewis recovering from COVID-19 physical complications


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 02:00:56 +0000

Author: Calvin Mattheis, Knoxville News Sentinel

Carter Lewis speaks about his son Landon's physical therapy progress after his COVID-19 illness last fall.

      

More details: 2-year-old Landon Lewis recovering from COVID-19 physical complications


On first day of school, no Tennessee student or private school yet approved for voucher program


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 20:34:54 +0000

Author: Laura Testino and Mariah Timms, Memphis Commercial Appeal

With 2,000 families intending to apply for the voucher program, the department has received only 30 official applications, new data shows.

      

More details: On first day of school, no Tennessee student or private school yet approved for voucher program


Attorney general search: Supreme Court focuses on unconstitutionality in marathon interviews


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 19:32:42 +0000

Author: Mariah Timms, Nashville Tennessean

Six candidates were peppered with questions Monday by Tennessee Supreme Court justices in the search for the state's next attorney general.

      

More details: Attorney general search: Supreme Court focuses on unconstitutionality in marathon interviews


Tennessee college president sounds off to Kamala Harris: Abortion bans put students in jeopardy


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 17:43:51 +0000

Author: Becca Wright, Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee State University's Glenda Glover sounded the alarm to Vice President Kamala Harris that students might drop out and damage their futures.

      

More details: Tennessee college president sounds off to Kamala Harris: Abortion bans put students in jeopardy


Man who bought gun for Anthony Thompson Jr. sentenced to 10 months in federal prison


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 16:15:12 +0000

Author: Liz Kellar, Knoxville News Sentinel

Kelvon Foster also pleaded guilty in January to the state misdemeanor and was sentenced to one year in jail.

      

More details: Man who bought gun for Anthony Thompson Jr. sentenced to 10 months in federal prison


"Keeping Students Safe" press conference at Pleasant Ridge Elementary


Created: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 02:00:26 +0000

Author: Calvin Mattheis, calvin.mattheis@knoxnews.com

Law enforcement and KCS officials share how they will keep students safe in the upcoming school year on August 5, 2022.

      

More details: "Keeping Students Safe" press conference at Pleasant Ridge Elementary

 
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