- Florida carjacking suspect on the run caught in Knoxville Updated: May-21-15 4:52 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A Florida carjacking suspect is in custody after police say he fled to Knoxville and shot an officer who was wearing a bullet proof vest.
- Tennessee editorial roundup Updated: May-20-15 1:13 pm
Recent editorials from Tennessee newspapers:
- Man, 24, convicted of slaying young Knoxville mother in 2013 Updated: May-16-15 1:28 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a young mother of newborn twins outside of her Knoxville home during a drive-by shooting.
- Lighting company chairman's home, office searched Updated: May-14-15 6:23 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The FBI and Knoxville police have searched the home and office of the chairman of an international lighting company.
- Women's Basketball Hall of Fame naming rotunda after Summitt Updated: May-14-15 12:27 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame is naming its south rotunda after Pat Summitt next month in honor of the former Tennessee coach.
- 148 former lawmakers covered by state insurance plan Updated: May-14-15 11:05 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee records show that there are more former lawmakers enrolled in the health insurance plan for state employees than current lawmakers.
- Signs and fencing to go up at Quarry Lake following deaths Updated: May-12-15 9:55 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The city has begun drilling holes for warning signs and temporary fencing along the cliffs at Quarry Lake after a series of deadly accidents.
- Knoxville in the running for grant to fund bike park Updated: May-12-15 4:37 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A Knoxville bike club is currently in the running for a $100,000 grant to fund a trail-building project.
- Crews recover body from East Tennessee quarry Updated: May-11-15 10:11 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Police say a Maryville College student from Belgium has drowned in a Knoxville quarry.
- Tennessee woman injured when boat explodes at marina Updated: May-11-15 4:29 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A woman is in the hospital being treated for burns after a boat exploded at the gas dock of a west Tennessee marina.
- Feds: Grandmother hid pill mill ring behind suburban facade Updated: May-09-15 1:28 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - To neighbors, Sylvia Hofstetter was a wealthy businesswoman and grandmother who threw extravagant pool parties and went all out to decorate her upscale suburban home on Christmas and Halloween.
- Big rig topples 100-year-old marble column in Knoxville Updated: May-08-15 5:53 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A commercial rig crashed into a south Knoxville landmark, toppling a marble column over 100 years old.
- Former Knox County jail employee indicted on assault charge Updated: May-07-15 9:28 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A former Knox County jail employee has been indicted following an investigation into an excessive force incident.
- Scripps Networks tops 1Q profit forecasts Updated: May-07-15 9:22 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (SNI) on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $123.8 million.
- Tennessee man convicted in road-rage shooting Updated: May-07-15 9:22 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A jury has convicted a Tennessee man of attempted manslaughter and other charges after he shot one motorcyclist and backed his SUV into another.
- Murder on Greenway leads police to increase security patrols Updated: May-05-15 12:52 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Police have increased their presence on Knoxville's Third Creek Greenway since a woman was murdered there Sunday.
- 5-year-old hit in Knoxville after getting off school bus Updated: May-01-15 5:47 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Officials say a 5-year-old girl has been hit by a vehicle in Knoxville as she crossed the street after getting off her school bus.
- Too much Mr. Nice Guy? Haslam struggles to exert influence Updated: Apr-30-15 6:14 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam was riding high. He swept all 95 counties in his re-election bid, then his peers picked him to be chairman of the Republican Governors Association.
- FBI says it is looking for 3 in kidnapping, robbery plot Updated: Apr-29-15 12:47 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Federal officials say they are looking for two men and a woman after the family of an East Tennessee bank employee was briefly kidnapped in an attempted extortion and robbery plot.