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Fatal Crash Shutsdown Tazewell Pike

Fatal Crash Shutsdown Tazewell Pike

Tazewell Pike is shutdown after a fatal accident. Rural Metro Fire is on the scene north of Carter Road. Investigators say a pedestrian was involved. The crash happened around 5:30 Tuesday morning. You’ll need an alternate route as the roadway is completely shutdown at Atkins Road. You can use Maynardville Pike and Washington Pike to…MORE

TBI: Remain Vigiliant in Search for 15-Month-Old Evelyn Mae Boswell

TBI: Remain Vigiliant in Search for 15-Month-Old Evelyn Mae Boswell

The TBI is asking you to remain vigilant in the search for a missing toddler. 15-month-old Evelyn Mae Boswell has been missing from Sullivan County since just after Christmas, but wasn’t reported missing until last week. Her grandfather, Tommy Boswell Sr., hadn’t seen Evelyn since Thanksgiving and called DCS sparking the investigation. A gray BMW…MORE

Early Voting Ends Next Week for 2020 Primaries

Early Voting Ends Next Week for 2020 Primaries

Early voting is underway in Tennessee for the Presidential Primary. Early voting will end on February 25th. Voters can find information about early voting and voting locations by going to https://knoxcounty.org/election/ You will need to bring a valid photo id to vote. If you miss Tuesday’s deadline for early voting, you may cast your ballot March…MORE

AMBER ALERT: Sullivan County Toddler Evelyn Boswell

AMBER ALERT: Sullivan County Toddler Evelyn Boswell

The TBI is asking for help finding a toddler missing from Sullivan County. 15-month-old Evelyn Boswell was reported Missing Tuesday, but was last seen around Christmas. The details of her disappearance have not been released. If you have any information on her whereabouts you’re asked to call police. AMBER ALERT: We need your help to…MORE

Lawsuit Filed Against Owner of Kingston Academy for Rape Allegation

Lawsuit Filed Against Owner of Kingston Academy for Rape Allegation

A $4.5 million lawsuit is filed against the owners of Kingston Academy for rape allegation. According to our TV News Partner, WVLT, a mother says her child was “repeatedly and violently” raped in a bathroom by an employee and another student while her child was boarding there. The suit accuses Sequel Schools of knowingly allowing…MORE

Death Row Inmate on Death Watch Ahead of Execution

Death Row Inmate on Death Watch Ahead of Execution

Tennessee death row inmate Nicholas Sutton is on death watch. The Tennessee Department of Correction says Sutton was moved to a cell next to the execution chamber early today (Tuesday) where he’ll be under 24-hour surveillance. The 58-year-old is scheduled to be executed Thursday for killing a fellow inmate. Sutton also committed three other murders…MORE

Cocke County Corrections Officer Shot and Killed by Greeneville Officers

Cocke County Corrections Officer Shot and Killed by Greeneville Officers

The TBI is investigating after an off-duty Cocke County corrections officer was fatally shot by police in Greeneville. Officials say 29-year-old Travis Mullins was involved in a hit-and-run in the parking lot of a Lowe’s Home Improvement store Monday night. Investigators says Mullins targeted a woman he had been dating. Greeneville Police responded to investigate.…MORE

East TN Woman Aboard Quarantined Cruise Ship Tests Positive for Coronavirus

East TN Woman Aboard Quarantined Cruise Ship Tests Positive for Coronavirus

An East Tennessee couple trapped on a cruise ship in Japan have tested positive for the Coronavirus. Dr. Arnold and Jeannie Hopland will remain quarantined aboard the Diamond Princess after Jeannie tested positive for the virus. There were two chartered flights back to the U.S. Sunday if they tested negative. Arnold plans to stay with…MORE

Coronavirus Impacts Knoxville Woman, Now Living in China

Coronavirus Impacts Knoxville Woman, Now Living in China

A Knoxville woman, now living in Guangzhou, China, says she’s doing everything possible to ward off the Coronavirus.  Kymberle Kaser left Knoxville late last year to teach in China.  She says the province where she now lives is the second hardest hit area, behind only the Wuhan Province, where the Coronavirus is thought to have…MORE

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