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  1. Goats on the Roof coaster set to reopen Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Coaster at Goats on the Roof in Pigeon Forge has gotten the okay to reopen after being shut down following a rider injury. On July 3, a rider suffered a broken arm when they "put an arm outside of the ride," according to a report submitted by the company's owner.

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  2. Second East Tenn. Mountain Coaster closed due to accident Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    For the second time this month, an East Tennessee mountain coaster has been shut down due to a rider injury. A rider on The Coaster at Goats on the Roof in Pigeon Forge suffered a broken arm after they seemed to "have lost control and put an arm outside of the ride," according to the accident report submitted by the company's owner.

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  3. Eaglet named "Hope" released in honor of Orlando shooting victims Read Story Leslie AckersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Hope. It's what carries us through a difficult time, and now, it's the name of an eaglet dedicated to the memories of the Orlando shooting victims. "The eaglets released symbolize hope for the future," said American Eagle Foundation founder Al Cecere.

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  4. Infamous OJ case Ford Bronco bound for Pigeon Forge museum Read Story Jim MathenyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    One of the most famous, and infamous, vehicles in United States history will soon have a designated long-term parking spot in Pigeon Forge. Millions of Americans can tell you exactly where they were on June 17, 1994, by merely stating the vehicle's color, make, and model: white Ford Bronco.

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  5. Does Lightning Rod live up to the hype? We try it out Read Story Mary ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    After months of delay , park patrons are waiting hours in line to try it out on its first week open to the public. WBIR got to experience the coaster in action on a technical rehearsal day last week.

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  6. NTSB releases preliminary report of Sevierville plane crash Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The mother of a man killed this week in a plane crash talks about his love of flying and her objection to flight. May 20, 2016 A preliminary federal report offers little new insight into a small plane crash that killed a pilot at the Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport in Sevierville on May 19. NTSB investigators believe that Ray Allen Irwin, 62, may have been practicing his take offs and landings before the crash.

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  7. Pigeon Forge preps for Summer celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    May 30, 2016Live at Five at 4A look at some of the big events going on this summer in Pigeon Forge.

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  8. Fiery deaths potentially tied to helicopter design loophole Read Story Michael CroweRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Post-helicopter crash fires are not new and regulators have known about them for decades. However, federal officials have never fully fixed the problem.

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  9. Dolly Parton opens Lumberjack AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    May 20, 2016Live at Five at 4A visit with Dolly Parton who is keeping busy with a new attraction in Pigeon Forge, a new album, new tour, and a sequel to her hugely successful Coat of Many Colors

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  10. NTSB: No mechanical issues with crashed planeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Ray Allen Irwin, 62, died when the single engine aircraft crashed just off the runway at the Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport in Sevierville.

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  11. NTSB: Pilot in fatal crash was practicing "touch and go" landings Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Investigators believe a pilot that was killed in a crash Thursday at a Sevier County airport may have been practicing his take offs and landings. Ray Allen Irwin, 62, died when the single engine aircraft crashed just off the runway at the Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport in Sevierville.

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  12. Dolly opens her new Lumberjack Adventure show Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    On Friday, Dolly Parton opened her new Lumberjack Adventure. It was previously the Lumberjack Feud Dinner Theater, which Dolly bought last year to renovate and re-imagine.

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  13. Wilderness Wildlife week begins in Pigeon ForgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    May 19, 2016Live at Five at 4Wilderness Wildlife Week runs through May 22 in Pigeon Forge.

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  14. Pilot killed in Sevierville plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The pilot of a single engine aircraft died during a crash Thursday morning at the Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport in Sevierville.

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  15. About-Town 26 mins ago 2:39 p.m.Wilderness Wildlife Week in Pigeon ForgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    For the 26th year, Pigeon Forge hosts Wilderness Wildlife Week . It offers guided hikes and other outdoor activities.

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  16. Fire blamed in deaths of 4 of 5 victims in Pigeon Forge chopper crash Read Story John NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Four of the five people who died in last month's Pigeon Forge tourist helicopter crash suffered fatal burns or fire-related injuries, autopsy records show. Pilot Jason Dahl, 38, Parker Rasmussen, 18, his 22-year-old sister Peyton Rasmussen, and Michael Mastalez, 21, suffered fire-related injuries after the Bell 206L helicopter went down April 4, according to reports from Dr. Christopher Lochmuller of the Regional Forensic Center.

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  17. Hometown-Spotlight 31 mins ago 12:59 p.m.Welcome to the Hometown SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    It's time once again to shed a Hometown Spotlight on some great cities in East Tennessee and Southeast Kentucky! With the help of Food City, the Live at Five @4 crew will head to eight local towns to talk about great things happening in the community and to help out where we can. Feb. 29 - Harlan Mar. 7 - Sevierville April 14 - Alcoa May 16 - Cumberland Gap June 27 - Tellico Plains July 18 - Farragut Sept.

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  18. Features 3 mins ago 7:17 p.m.Banjo Camp in Pigeon ForgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Live at Five at 4May 6, 2016Emily Stroud takes us to Banjo Camp going on in Pigeon Forge If you play banjo, then the place to be this weekend is the Smoky Mountain Banjo Academy. "I picked up the banjo when I was 17 years old and the bug just bit me.

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  19. About-Town 55 mins ago 10:30 a.m.Dolly will lead Homecoming Parade in Pigeon Forge FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Dolly Parton will lead the 31st annual Dolly's Homecoming Parade in Pigeon Forge. The parade steps off at 6 p.m. traffic light #6 on the parkway and will continue to traffic light #3 .

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  20. Dollywood marks 30-year anniversary since opening Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    After the park opened May 3, 1986, Dollywood quickly became the town's largest employer and, the local chamber of commerce estimates , attracts about 2.5 million visitors annually. In the thirty years since opening, Dollywood has grown be leaps and bounds, adding new and bigger attractions every year.

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