Knox County Newswire (Page 2)

Knox County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Knox County, TN. (Page 2)

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  1. Carter selected as alumna award winner from HH&PSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... , she does the impossible with ease and confidence. We are very proud of her." Carter has also held positions as Knox County assistant district attorney and acting assistant district attorney in Tennessee's Davidson County.

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  2. Robert Cureton ParrottRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Daily Times

    ... Award), Junior Achievement of East Tennessee Board, the Design Review Board for the Development Corporation of Knox County, Fort Sanders/Tennessee Wesleyan School of Nursing Board of Visitors, Episcopal School of Knoxville Board, Church of the ...

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  3. Car rear ends train after driving on Knoxville tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    According to Knox County dispatch, Knoxville Police Department responded to a driving under the influence call around 11 p.m. Friday after a car rear ended a train. No one was hurt and no arrests were made in the incident. 7 comments

  4. Trial for ex-jailer accused of beating inmate set for Monday Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The trial for a former Knox County jailer caught on video kicking a hog-tied inmate is expected to start Monday. His attorneys have said he was caught in a "fight or flight instinct" when he kicked former inmate Louis Flack in the face in November 2014 after officers attempted to move him to another cell.

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  5. Knox County seniors get Thanksgiving dinner delivered thanks to Mobile MealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Volunteers spent their Thanksgiving morning delivering hot meals and homemade desserts to 500 seniors in Knox County. Mobile Meals delivers to 900 seniors Monday through Friday, but today, those that didn't have family nearby to visit, relied on volunteers making these deliveries.

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  6. Carter Named Alumna Award Winner Of Lee's Department of History, Humanities & Political ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... does the impossible with ease and confidence. We are very proud of her." Dr. Carter has also held positions as Knox County assistant district attorney and acting assistant district attorney in Tennessee's Davidson County. Lee University honored Dr. ...

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  7. Villa Collina waterfront mansion sold for $6.375 million Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The largest house in the state of Tennessee and one of the biggest in the country sold for more than $6 million to a limited liability company whose president is a Maryville defense contractor. Villa Collina, LLC paid $6.375 million for the Villa Collina, a monstrous waterfront mansion that spans 36,720 square feet, according to paperwork filed with the Knox County Register of Deeds Office late Wednesday.

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  8. College football player accused of killing cheerleader girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | New York Post

    ... Evidence at the scene indicated she had been shot from outside while asleep in her bedroom, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office, who announced Gaul's arrest on Wednesday. "I love you Emma, I can't be around any of that yet, it's too soon. ...

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  9. Tennessee Department Of Labor Releases Unemployment Rates For OctoberRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... had the state's lowest major metropolitan rate at 3.7 percent, decreasing from 3.9 percent the previous month. Knox County was 4.1 percent in October, down from 4.3 percent in September. The Hamilton County rate was 5.0 percent, decreasing from 5.1 ...

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  10. Maryville Man Charged with Murdering 16 Year OldWednesday, November...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | WJXB-FM Knoxville

    The Major Crimes Unit of the Knox County Sheriff's Office arrested an 18 year old Knoxville man late Wednesday night, for the murder of a 16 year old Central High School student. William Riley Gaul, a Maryville College student, was charged with the first degree murder of Emma Walker. 3 comments

  11. Crime 26 mins ago 12:39 a.m.18yo football player accused of murdering Central HS studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    An 18-year-old Maryville College football player is being charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Central High School cheerleader, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office. He was to be charged with the murder of Emma Walker and faced going before a magistrate, according to Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Martha Dooley.

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  12. Search continues for suspects after attempted robbery, crash in KnoxvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... o another vehicle on Cedar Lane. One suspect was taken into custody, but the search continues for the other two. Knox County Sheriff's Office is using its helicopter to help search for the suspects.

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  13. Black box part of NTSB's focus in fatal crash Read Story Mike Donila and Becca HabeggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... of the Southeastern Transportation Center at the University of Tennessee. Monday's tragedy like a December 2014 Knox County bus crashed that killed two students and a teacher's aide has renewed questions and calls about the safety of buses and, ...

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  14. Crime 48 mins ago 1:27 p.m.KCSO: 16 arrested in prostitution stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    An investigation revealed the group traveled from Texas to New York before stopping in Knoxville on their way back to Texas. The group posted advertisements on backpage.com along the way to promote prostitution, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office .

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  15. 16 arrested after prostitution ring stops in Knoxville, 2 children foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Knox County Sheriff's Office, Homeland Security and the FBI uncovered the ring at hotel. Investigators say the group stopped in Knoxville after traveling to New York.

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  16. NTSB investigators examine school bus involved in Chattanooga Bus CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... before they release a report. Monday's deadly bus crash comes just shy of two years after a school bus crash in Knox County that took 3 lives. On December 2, 2014, two Knox County school buses heading east and west on Asheville Highway crashed near ...

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  17. Chattanooga crash renews debate over seat belts on school buses Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Police have charged the driver, and say speed was likely a factor in the crash. Like a fatal 2014 bus crash in Knox County that killed two students and a teacher's aide, the tragedy has renewed questions and calls about the safety of buses, and ...

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  18. Knox County Schools superintendent pushes for teacher raises in 2nd open letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Schools Interim Superintendent Buzz Thomas issued his second open letter to county residents on Wednesday, saying the school system wants more teachers to work in Knox County, which includes possible raises next year. Thomas's number one priority is reading.

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  19. Air quality concerns keep kids inside at Knoxville daycareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... to them at all. They're what's most important. So we're not going outside until it's lifted," said Bowlin. Knox County Schools issued a statement saying: "Principals have been advised to follow the recommendations of the Knox County Health ...

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  20. New Knox County middle schools to require rezoning of up to 11 other schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Schools says the construction of two new middle schools in the county will require zoning changes that could affect up to 11 previously existing middle schools and is holding four community meetings to gather priorities and concerns. The new Gibbs and Hardin Valley middle schools are scheduled to open in fall 2018.

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