Knox County Newswire (Page 12)

Knox County Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Knox County, TN. (Page 12)

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  1. Pinnacle to acquire CapitalMark Bank and TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... deposit growth of $60 million. Pinnacle, with 29 offices in eight Middle Tennessee counties and five offices in Knox County, reported total assets of $6.0 billion and total deposits of nearly $4.8 billion as of Dec. 31, 2014. Pinnacle plans to ...

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  2. Knox County veterans treatment program keeps 90 percent of graduates out of jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Judge Chuck Cerney and Ed Junod helped start Veterans Treatment Court program in Knoxville last year, modeled after a similar program in Buffalo. The focus is on breaking addictions and coping with mental health issues that can be unique to veterans.

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  3. Knox County restaurants giving back for a Dine Out for EducationaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A long list of restaurants in Knoxville and Knox County will donate a portion of their proceeds next Tuesday to Knox County Schools for "Dine Out for Education." More than 70 locations will donate 10 percent of their proceeds on Tuesday, April 14, to the school system.

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  4. Animal cruelty charges against West Knox County breeder dismissed, more pendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Sara Jane Tinker, 58, was cited for cruelty to animals after the Knox County Sheriff's Office removed 31 dogs from a West Knox County home on March 25. Deputies say Tinker was breeding dogs out of her home on Marshy Swamp Point and using a website to sell them. There is a Facebook page allegedly run by Tinker called " East Tennessee Standard Poodles.

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  5. What you need to know TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... City-County Building. If all goes according to schedule, the approved ordinance will go back to the Knoxville-Knox County Metropolitan Planning Commission for its approval before returning to council for approval on both a first and second reading. ...

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  6. City, business leaders to discuss sign ordinance issue ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... billboards in the city. If all goes according to schedule, the approved ordinance will go back to the Knoxville-Knox County Metropolitan Planning Commission for its approval before returning to council for approval on both a first and second ...

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  7. Former Knox deputy in gambling case gets probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A former Knox County sheriff's deputy who pleaded guilty in an illegal gambling case will not spend time behind bars. A judge today sentenced Robbie Former Knox deputy in gambling case gets probation A former Knox County sheriff's deputy who pleaded guilty in an illegal gambling case will not spend time behind bars.

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  8. Presidential call shows Corker's growing influence in foreign affairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... saying since we put these sanctions in place, shouldn't we on behalf of the American people, people here in Knox County, shouldn't we have the ability to go through this in detail, let it lay before the Senate for 60 days... and the right to approve ...

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  9. Parents share thoughts about a balanced calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knox County parents are concerned with how a change to the school calendar might impact their own schedules. A balanced calendar could start in Knox Parents share thoughts about a balanced calendar Knox County parents are concerned with how a change to the school calendar might impact their own schedules.

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  10. KCS hears from childcare providers on balanced calendar proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Knox County School District is hearing from childcare providers this week, as district officials gather input on a balanced calendar. KCS hears from childcare providers on balanced calendar proposal The Knox County School District is hearing from childcare providers this week, as district officials gather input on a balanced calendar.

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  11. Knox Co. Clerk asks court to fix 'toxic mold' problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Clerk Foster Arnett Jr is officially seeking permission to use county dollars to pay for his lawsuit against Knox County and the PBA Knox Co. Clerk asks court to fix 'toxic mold' problem Knox County Clerk Foster Arnett Jr is officially seeking permission to use county dollars to pay for his lawsuit against Knox County and the PBA Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1IVBlC0 Knox County Clerk Foster Arnett Jr is officially seeking permission to use county dollars to pay for his lawsuit against Knox County and the Public Building Authority, and is asking the court to order officials to remediate any "toxic mold" he says exists in the downtown Old Courthouse where he worked.

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  12. Trooper finds 100's of prescription pills during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... pills. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Trooper Jonathan Scott pulled an SUV over on I-75 in Knox County for a traffic violation Wednesday afternoon. While he was talking to the man driving the car and the woman in the passenger seat, he ... 1 comment

  13. Advanced Plastics Manufacturer Expanding to KnoxvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Daily News

    An advanced plastics manufacturer is opening a new manufacturing facility in Knox County that's expected to create more than 200 jobs. Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd announced this week that Hicks Plastics plans to invest $10.4 million to expand its operations to Knoxville, Tennessee.

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  14. Tim Rogers's bike, twisted and torn apart, is being stored at Cedar Bluff Cycles.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... as of Thursday afternoon. The accident has raised questions about the rules of the road regarding bicycles. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the driver of a car was turning left into a driveway on Everett Road in Farragut when Tim Rogers was ...

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  15. Ohio woman arrested during Knox County traffic stop; 600 pills found in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    An Ohio woman was arrested Wednesday after a traffic stop on Interstate 75 in Knox County that led to the discovery of around 600 prescription pills. Charlene Smith, 48, of Pleasant Plain, Ohio, is charged with felony possession of Schedule II drugs with the intent to sell and deliver and felony possession of Schedule IV drugs with the intent to sell and deliver.

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  16. What you need to know ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... taking her 2-year-old daughter to the hospital for second and third degree burns on her feet. According to the Knox County District Attorney General's Office, Ashonit Sheeerice Glass, 21, faces 15-to-25 years in prison for the felony conviction. The ...

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  17. Knox County parents voice opinions on proposed a guns in parksa billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A bill that would allow guns in parks, playgrounds and sports fields is closer to becoming law. The State Senate approved the idea Wednesday with one amendment that said handgun carry permit holders could also bring their weapons to the Tennessee State Capitol.

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  18. DA: mom didn't get help for burned daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... daughter to the hospital after suffering burns to her feet was convicted of aggravated child neglect. The Knox County District Attorney General's Office said Ashonti Sheeerice Glass, 21, faces 15 to 25 years in prison for the felony conviction. In a ...

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  19. Knox County special needs students take to the stage for a A Very Special Arts FestivalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A Very Special Arts Festival kicked off Wednesday morning at West High School in Knoxville. The festival invites special needs students from schools all over Knox County to perform musical numbers on stage.

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  20. Farragut parents of boy with autism want to change school testing policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A Knox County couple wants their son's school to change its policy about standardized testing. The parents say their child, who has autism, shouldn't be forced to take the tests.

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