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Missing Florida Man Found

Missing Florida Man Found

A missing Florida man was found safe Thursday.  Knoxville Police and East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers were looking for 21 year-old Harry Lebkuecher Officials say that he was found safe. Lebkuecher was reported missing on Wednesday after he was last seen Tuesday morning at Central Baptist of Bearden.  He reportedly did not have his wallet,…MORE

Topgolf Knoxville Opens Friday

Topgolf Knoxville Opens Friday

The Topgolf Knoxville location in Farragut is set to open this Friday.  Topgolf officials said the Knoxville area is such a vibrant community that they have been looking forward to serving and they can’t wait to open the doors.  Farragut Mayor Ron Williams said they are thrilled to welcome Topgolf Knoxville to the Farragut community…MORE

TBI Issues Silver Alert For Missing Gatlinburg Woman

TBI Issues Silver Alert For Missing Gatlinburg Woman

Tennessee Bureau of investigation is issuing a Silver alert for a missing woman out of Gatlinburg.  Officials said Claudene Whaley, 76, reportedly went missing this afternoon and she may be traveling in a white Toyota Highlander with Tennessee tag EP1946. Officials said she has a medical condition that could be dangerous for her. Those with information…MORE

West Knoxville Standoff

West Knoxville Standoff

Knoxville Police officers say a man barricaded himself inside a home in the 3700 block of Dance Avenue in West Knoxville Tuesday afternoon. A witness on the scene told our news partner, WVLT News, that police approached the house when they saw the man on the roof with a weapon. After they made contact, the…MORE

East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers Searching For Runaway Girl

East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers Searching For Runaway Girl

East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers asking for help in looking for two runaway girls.  It was reported that 17-year-old Breonna Stacy Gardner and 16-year-old Christen Griffith have been missing since June 16th.  Griffith was found in Lafayette, Tennessee and is in Department of Children’s Services custody. Officials say the two reportedly ran away from the…MORE

KPD Searching For Missing Kingsport Man

KPD Searching For Missing Kingsport Man

The Knoxville Police Department announce they are searching for a missing Kingsport man.  According to officials, Jeremy Stout, 37, was last heard from on May 7th when he told his mother the was taking a Greyhound bus from Cherry Street to get back to his home in Kingsport.  Officials said yesterday they searched several wooded…MORE

Young-Williams Animal Center at Critical Capacity

Young-Williams Animal Center at Critical Capacity

Young-Williams Animal Center reached critical capacity, spokespersons announced Thursday. Now they’re asking Knoxville families to provide temporary housing for pets in need. Specifically, the shelter is in need of kitten and adult dog fosters. Those interested can sign up or contact employees on the Young-Williams website. Additionally, Young-Williams will be hosting a foster open house…MORE

Tennessee And Knox County Gas Prices Continue To Drop

Tennessee And Knox County Gas Prices Continue To Drop

The average gas price in Tennessee has dropped to under $4 a gallon. According to AAA, the current average gas price in Tennessee is $3.97. In Knox County, the average gas price is $4.06 The average gas price in Knoxville has continued to drop over the last couple of weeks from $4.09, according to AAA.…MORE

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Lumberjack Feud to Host First-Annual Rib Fest

Lumberjack Feud to Host First-Annual Rib Fest

October 1st and 2nd, 2022 Lumberjack Feud is hosting its first-annual Rib Fest presented by Sugarlands Distilling Co. The weekend-long festival will be fun for the whole family with fresh ribs from local vendors, games, inflatables, live music, and an authentic lumberjack competition.

XHunger Tour 2022

XHunger Tour 2022

Are you a High School or College Student that needs service hours? Know someone who is? Join or start an XHunger club today and check out the list of events this season!

Eastern Kentucky Flood Relief with Mission of Hope

Eastern Kentucky Flood Relief with Mission of Hope

Over the last few weeks Eastern Kentucky has experienced record flooding causing destruction and tragedy. Mission of Hope has connected with Alice Lloyd College to help support flood victims and those in need. From us here at WIVK 107.7, 99.1 The Sports Animal, and Newstalk 98.7 we kindly ask that you consider donating to Mission…