Knoxville city council members will discuss a total ban of leaving dogs chained up outside unsupervised Tuesday night. The current city ordinance allows it, but the Knoxville Animal Welfare Alliance wants to change that, and brought the issue up to city leaders. The co-founder of the group, Julia Roy, said they followed the guidelines of…… MORE
Knox County authorities are investigating threats made at two schools today.
Knox County Schools officials were not able to give much information, but did confirm that the two schools involved are Carter High School and Powell High School.
Carter High School was placed on lockdown, but after law enforcement gave an all-clear that lockdown was lifted.
Powell High School was evacuated and law enforcement was interviewing students as of 12:15 pm.
Both threats are under investigation.