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KPD Catches Shooting Suspect: Recovers Three Loaded Handguns

KPD Catches Shooting Suspect: Recovers Three Loaded Handguns

From KPD: Tuesday morning at around 3 a.m., KPD officers observed a Ford Crown Vic that was a vehicle of interest from a drive-by shooting that occurred in the 200 block of Douglas Avenue on January 7. Nobody was injured in that shooting. Officers spotted the vehicle and attempted a traffic stop on Dandridge at…MORE

Wildlife Officials Say Bears Don’t Always Have to Hibernate

Wildlife Officials Say Bears Don’t Always Have to Hibernate

Some people are still seeing bears in the Smoky Mountains and are confused because they think bears should be hibernating. According to Wildlife biologists, seeing bears out and about in January is not that unusual for bears in Tennessee. Officials say hibernation is really a way of conserving energy so it does vary depending on…MORE

New License Plates Begin to Hit the Roads in Tennessee

New License Plates Begin to Hit the Roads in Tennessee

The new license plates for Tennessee are beginning to be seen on the roads. Tennessee’s Department of Revenue says drivers will receive newly designed license plates once they complete their annual motor vehicle registration renewals. Tennessee law states that license plates may be redesigned every eight years if the General Assembly allocates the funding. The…MORE

Knox County Government Closings and Road Prep

Knox County Government Closings and Road Prep

Knox County officials announcing the Knox County Public Defender’s Office and Knox County Commission Office will close at noon. Offices under the executive branch under Mayor Glenn Jacobs, including the Health Department, will close at 1 p.m. The Knox County Public Libraries, Convenience Centers and Senior Centers will remain closed. Offices of the County Clerk,…MORE

KUB Kicks Off Project Help Campaign to Help Those in Need to Heat Their Home This Winter

KUB Kicks Off Project Help Campaign to Help Those in Need to Heat Their Home This Winter

KUB Kicks Off 2022 Project Help Campaign for Heating AssistanceThe campaign runs January 5 – February 1 with multiple ways to give. With the cold winter months ahead, many families will struggle with the cost of heating their homes. Through Project Help, community donations provide emergency heating assistance to those in need due to job…MORE

TWRA Offering $4,000 Reward for Information In Case of A Shot Elk

TWRA Offering $4,000 Reward for Information In Case of A Shot Elk

From TWRA CLAIRFIELD, Tenn.—A $4,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the conviction of the person(s) responsible for an elk poached on the North Cumberland Wildlife Management Area in the Valley Creek area of Claiborne County. Around lunchtime on Friday, Dec. 31, a local hunter reported finding a 5×5 bull elk that had…MORE

Country News

Jason Aldean Releases New Single from  Upcoming Album, Georgia

Jason Aldean Releases New Single from Upcoming Album, Georgia

Last year Jason Aldean announced he was releasing a double album called Macon, Georgia…with the first volume arriving in 2021. Macon came out in early November… The 15-track collection of music includes 10 new songs along with 5 live versions of Jason’s hits. One of the new tracks on Macon was Jason’s mega-number-one hit with…

Crash My Playa 2022 Day 1 is in the Books with Dustin, Lainey & Jimmie!

Crash My Playa 2022 Day 1 is in the Books with Dustin, Lainey & Jimmie!

Luke Bryan‘s annual party in Mexico is off and running! Crash My Playa 2022 days are filled with sun and fun, while the nights are all about the music! Night one included things kicking off with Riley Green and Whitney Duncan… Lainey Wilson took the stage singing her number-one hit “Things A Man Oughta Know”……

Jon Langston Pranks Crew With Unknown News That Ends with an Opry Debut

Jon Langston Pranks Crew With Unknown News That Ends with an Opry Debut

Most of the time a video is shared with an artist getting surprised by the news that they’re making their debut at the Grand Ole Opry. But Jon Langston had that information already, so when he sat his crew down to give them the news…he had a little fun with it. Watch the video here……

Michael Ray Tops Billboard Airplay Chart with “Whiskey And Rain”

Michael Ray Tops Billboard Airplay Chart with “Whiskey And Rain”

Congrats to Michael Ray as “Whiskey And Rain” moves into the number-one spot on the Billboard country music airplay chart. Michael shares, “This is incredible. I knew this song was something special, but I never dreamed it would be this impactful. I’m so thankful to my team who kept pushing to get this song to…

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