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Toddler drowns at babysitter's house; twin brother on life support

A tragic accident at a babysitter's house resulted in the drowning of a 1-year-old, while her twin brother clings to life support.<p>The Knox County …

News

American Experience

Digital Short<p>The "Scopes Monkey Trial"<p>The State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes was decided on July 21, 1925: Scopes was found guilty of violating …

Tennessee

Dean, Fitzhugh participate in debate ahead of Aug. 2 vote

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Top Democratic candidates for governor, Karl Dean and Craig Fitzhugh, will participate in a live debate in Knoxville, …

Performing Arts

Big X prevails in TBT thriller, advances to second round

Big X, a team that features several former Wolverines, rallied from a 16-point deficit to edge the Chattanooga Trenches, 81-79, in the first round of …

Basketball

Bullpen falters as Smokies fall

<b>BILOXI, MS -</b> The Tennessee Smokies were defeated by the Shuckers on Friday night, 8-2, in Biloxi. It was Tennessee's fourth loss in-a-row and their …

Baseball

CODE RED ALERT: Tornado Watch issued for all of middle Tennessee

A tornado watch is in effect for all of middle Tennessee through 2 a.m. Saturday.<p>Large hail, damaging winds and a few tornadoes are the biggest …

Weather

Warnings for Rhea, Tennessee | Weather Underground

Rhea Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio<p>Watches & Warnings<p>Tornado Warning<p>Issued: 10:31 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather …

Weather

More Confederate license plates than ever on Tennessee roads

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The number of Tennesseans with Confederate battle flag license plates has reached its highest point in a decade.<p>Data from the …

Roads

Kingsbury High added to list of Memphis schools under investigation for grade changing

Another Memphis high school has been added to the list of schools being investigated to determine if they made improper changes to student …

Education

Litespeed Bicycles Factory Tour - Chattanooga, Tennessee - Gravel Cyclist: The Gravel Cycling Experience

Brad DeVaney, Product Design & Development at Litespeed Titanium Bicycles runs JOM of Gravel Cyclist through a tour of the company’s newest facility, …

Cycling

Pence: Our agenda is working

When I visit Chattanooga Saturday, I will deliver an important message to the hardworking men and women of the Volunteer State: Our agenda is working …

Mike Pence

Tennessee football: Who picked Vols to finish first in the SEC East?

Tennessee football is picked to finish sixth in the SEC East for the 2018 season. But somebody picked the Volunteers to win the division.<p>The SEC …

College Sports

It's Optional The Podcast: Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat by FOX Sports Knoxville - Listen to music

Knoxville

Harwell backs medical marijuana in GOP Tennessee gov race ad

State House Speaker Beth Harwell is running a TV ad about supporting medical marijuana as she tries to separate herself from the Republican field for …

Cannabis

WWE wrestler Kane running for mayor in Tennessee

Glenn Jacobs, also known as WWE wrestler Kane, is running on the Republican ticket for mayor in Knox County, Tennessee. Jacobs spoke with MSNBC's …

Politics

Twins recall Motter from Rochester to replace Fernando Romero

KANSAS CITY, MO. – The Twins have recalled utility player Taylor Motter from Class AAA Rochester.

Tampa Bay

The Drive Podcast HR2: "Mo Money" 7/20/18

Knoxville

Gay Carnival documentary <i>The Sons of Tennessee Williams</i> screens at NOMA July 20

New Orleans Museum of Art screens the documentary <i>The Sons of Tennessee Williams</i> in its Stern Auditorium at 7 p.m. tonight (July 20). The screening is …

New Orleans

Alex Ware named Assistant AD for Maverick Club - University of Texas Arlington

<b>ARLINGTON, Texas -</b> UT Arlington Director of AthleticsJim Bakerannounced the addition ofAlex Wareto the staff as the program's Assistant AD for …

Student Athletes

Vols Merit GCAA 18Birdies Academic Honors - University of Tennessee

<b>NORMAN, Okla. –</b> The University of Tennessee men's golf team has earned a Golf Coaches Association of America 18Birdies Team Academic Award, the GCAA …

University of Tennessee

Kentucky picked fifth in the SEC East

Your University of Kentucky Wildcats were picked fifth in the East in the official SEC preseason poll put out by the media. The Cats edged out …

College Sports

REVIEW: Here's what we learned and saw at our forum for Memphis board candidates

Here are seven takeaways from Chalkbeat’s forum for Shelby County Schools board candidates<p>Chalkbeat Tennessee hosted its inaugural forum for school …

Education

State Tries to Lure Soundtrack Producers to Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - We know that a lot of the music on the radio is produced and recorded in Music City, but under a new deal from the state, more …

Eastern Europe

Jury selected in rape trial of ex-Tennessee football players | FOX Sports

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A jury has been selected in the rape trial of former Tennessee football players A.J. Johnson and Michael Williams, clearing the …

College Football

Playing Over/Under with Mike Clay’s Tennessee Titans projections pt.2

<b>The difference between what Mike Clay and I see when we look at the Tennessee Titans defense.</b><p>Mike Clay is one of the most interesting follows on …

Fantasy Football

Here are seven takeaways from Chalkbeat's forum for Shelby County Schools board candidates

With a high-stakes election just two weeks away, Chalkbeat Tennessee hosted its first-ever school board candidate forum on Thursday.<p>Fifteen …

Education

Sullivan Tower to be demolished Saturday in downtown Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - The Sullivan Tower in downtown Nashville will be demolished Saturday.<p>The building, which is located on 9th Avenue and …

Storms

Memphis’ youngest students show reading gains on 2018 state tests — and that’s a big deal

Those working to improve early literacy rates in Shelby County Schools got a small morale boost Thursday as newly released scores show the district’s …

Education

Tennessee Titans' Jurrell Casey Says He'll Still Kneel During The National Anthem

As with anything, there’s always going to be at least one person that doesn’t want to follow the rules.<p>NFL star Jurrell Casey promises that when he …

Music

Episode 16: Tennessee's players promise they've worked to help bring the Vols back

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