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Tennessee Basketball John Fulkerson Announces Return

Tennessee Basketball John Fulkerson Announces Return

Tennessee basektaball’s John Fulkerson announces he will be returning to the Vols for a sixth season. Fulkerson is able to return after the NCAA extended eligibility for athletes due to the Covid-19 pandemic.   Fulkerson made the announcement in a twitter video.   Vol for Life 🧡 pic.twitter.com/TVZnCw4Fq8 — John Fulkerson (@fulkerson_john) April 16, 2021…MORE

A Man is Indicted on Murder Charges in Connection to an Overdose Death in LaFollette

A Man is Indicted on Murder Charges in Connection to an Overdose Death in LaFollette

A man is indicted on murder charges in connection to an overdose death following a joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the LaFollette Police Department. 31 year-old John Michael Storey is charged with one count of Second Degree Murder, one count of Sale of a Schedule II Controlled Substance, and one count…MORE

Maryville City Schools Relaxing Mask Regulations in Schools

Maryville City Schools Relaxing Mask Regulations in Schools

Maryville City Schools has announced a relaxation of mask mandates inside schools.   Starting Friday April 16th, elementary staff members will be allowed to make their own personal decision whether or not to wear a mask.   A decrease in active Covid-19 cases and an increase in Covid-19 vaccinations led to the decision according to…MORE

Ancient Lore Village Now Open in South Knoxville

Ancient Lore Village Now Open in South Knoxville

Ancient Lore Village officially opens in South Knoxville. The fantasy world is located on a man-made ledge on the hillside of 7107 Sevierville Pike overlooking the Great Smoky Mountains. The 70-acre South Knoxville location has been billed as a themed event center and resort that features “luxury accommodations, miles of hiking trails, meeting and conference…MORE

Tennessee Judge Allows Sports Book to Resume Taking Bets

Tennessee Judge Allows Sports Book to Resume Taking Bets

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – A Tennessee judge who allowed a sportsbook to resume taking bets after questioning how its license was suspended has blocked state regulators from holding a new suspension hearing. Davidson County Chancellor Patricia Head Moskal wrote that the Tennessee Lottery can’t hold a planned administrative hearing Wednesday on the suspension of Tennessee…MORE

New Harvest Farmer’s Market Ready to Kick-Off 2021 Season

New Harvest Farmer’s Market Ready to Kick-Off 2021 Season

The New Harvest Farmers’ Market kicks off its 2021 season on Thursday, April 22 at 3 p.m. (with safe-shopping protocols in place) featuring 15 small, locally-owned businesses and a new walking program. “Spring is here and I’m excited about the opening of the farmers’ market,” said Mayor Glenn Jacobs, who will kick off the annual…MORE

KPD Says Missing Teen is Found Safe

KPD Says Missing Teen is Found Safe

UPDATE: The Knoxville Police Department says 14-year-old Parker Mullinax has been found safe. The teen had been missing since last Thursday. ORIGINAL STORY:  The Knoxville Police Department is searching for a missing 14-year-old boy. Police say Parker Mullinax went missing from Bearden High School around 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 8. Parker could be in the…MORE

UT Canceling Today’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic and Changing Vaccine to be Given During Friday’s Clinic

UT Canceling Today’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic and Changing Vaccine to be Given During Friday’s Clinic

University of Tennessee’s COVID-19 Vaccination clinic for today is canceled following the announcement by the CDC and FDA regarding the recommended pause in use of Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 vaccine. The clinic scheduled for this Friday will still be held but will use the Moderna vaccine. Anyone with an appointment today will be provided…MORE

University of Tennessee Hosting a Public COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

University of Tennessee Hosting a Public COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

The University of Tennessee will be hosting a public COVID-19 vaccination clinic. The clinic will be this Friday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Pilot Company Ballroom on the second floor of the Student Union on Cumberland Avenue. The university says recipients will receive the Johnson and Johnson one dose COVID-19 vaccine. To…MORE

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Phillip Fulmer Golf Classic

Phillip Fulmer Golf Classic

The Phillip Fulmer Golf Classic takes place Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at Avalon Golf & Country Club to benefit Boys & Girls Club of the Tennessee Valley.

Dogwood Arts Festival

Dogwood Arts Festival

Join us April 23-25 for the Dogwood Arts Festival at World’s Fair Park! Featuring 75 art vendors, live music, food vendors, and take-home art activities for kids. Reserve your ticket today!

Game On Against Cancer

Game On Against Cancer

Game On Against Cancer takes place June 25th, 2021 at The Wakefield Corporation. This benefit event features celebrity matches on a variety of home gaming equipment, a silent auction & more!