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Man Charged with Felony Murder and Various Child Abuse Charges is Out of Jail

Man Charged with Felony Murder and Various Child Abuse Charges is Out of Jail

A man charged with a felony murder charge and multiple child abuse charges in an on-going case is out of jail. Michael Gray Jr., who was charged with those charges and abuse of a corpse in an ongoing case is out on his $100,000 bond according to Assistant District Attorney General Sean McDermott. Gray Jr.…MORE

Dolly Parton is Filming a Christmas Movie at Dollywood and You Could be in it

Dolly Parton is Filming a Christmas Movie at Dollywood and You Could be in it

If you want to be in a movie, you may soon have your chance. Movie role submissions are being accepted for a Christmas movie being filmed at Dollywood for the next couple of months. Adult males and females are sought to portray audience members for a casino concert. Those interested would need to be available…MORE

Knox County Schools Announcing New Security Measure for this Upcoming School Year

Knox County Schools Announcing New Security Measure for this Upcoming School Year

Knox County Schools on Friday announced new security measures that are being implemented to enhance student safety in the 2022-23 academic year. At a news conference, Superintendent Dr. Jon Rysewyk and Security Division Chief Jason Periard said KCS has launched the “Safe Schools, Safe Students” initiative, a series of actions designed to provide a safe…MORE

TWRA Searching for a Missing Fisherman on Watts Bar Lake

TWRA Searching for a Missing Fisherman on Watts Bar Lake

The Tennessee Wildlife and Resources Agency is searching for a fisherman who is missing in Watts Bar Lake after an overturned boat was reported near the City of Loudon. Search and rescue crews from Loudon County began searching for the person last night after receiving reports of the overturned boat. The aluminum boat was found…MORE

Election Day is Today for Various Primaries and the Knox County General Election

Election Day is Today for Various Primaries and the Knox County General Election

Election day is today for the Federal / State Primary, Knox County General Election and the town of Farragut Municipal Election. You must vote at your designated location and present a valid photo ID. Polls close at 8 p.m. You can go to https://www.knoxcounty.org/election/ to view sample ballots and a list of voting precincts.MORE

The Death Toll Continues to Rise in Eastern Kentucky after Flood Waters have Ravaged that Area

The Death Toll Continues to Rise in Eastern Kentucky after Flood Waters have Ravaged that Area

Updated Story: Fox News reporting, Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear says 30 people have now died and dozens more are still unaccounted for following several days of severe thunderstorms, flooding, and mudslides. (as of 8/1/22 @ 10:58 a.m.) Damage to bridges, roads, and water systems complicated rescue efforts on Sunday, Beshear said.  “We have dozens of bridges…MORE

Many Grocery Items will be Tax Free in Tennessee During the Month of August

Many Grocery Items will be Tax Free in Tennessee During the Month of August

Beginning August first and throughout the entire month, grocery items like food and food ingredients may be purchased tax free. Food and food ingredients are defined as liquid, concentrated, solid, frozen, dried or dehydrated substances that are sold to be ingested or chewed by humans and are consumed for their taste or nutritional value. Food…MORE

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Dolly Parton To Co-Host Miley Cyrus’ New Year’s Eve Special

Dolly Parton To Co-Host Miley Cyrus’ New Year’s Eve Special

Dolly Parton is set to co-host Miley Cyrus’ New Year’s Eve Special, which will air live on NBC from Miami on Saturday, December 31. The event will also stream live on Peacock. Parton replaces last year’s co-host Pete Davidson to ring in the New Year. The show, which is executive produced by Lorne Michaels, will…

Sam Hunt Shares Nostalgic New Single ‘Start Nowhere’

Sam Hunt Shares Nostalgic New Single ‘Start Nowhere’

Country singer-songwriter Sam Hunt recently shared a nostalgic new single, “Start Nowhere.” The track was co-written by Hunt, Josh Osborne, Shane McAnally and Zach Crowell. “I’m packin’ it up, movin’ along / Headed for dirt the stars fell on / Heavenly pines, holier ground / You probably ain’t ever heard of the town / Life…

Miranda Lambert To Release New Cookbook ‘Y’all Eat Yet?’

Miranda Lambert To Release New Cookbook ‘Y’all Eat Yet?’

Miranda Lambert recently took to social media to announce that she will release a new cookbook, “Y’all Eat Yet? Welcome to the Pretty B*tchin’ Kitchen,” on April 25, 2023 via Dey Street Books. The book, Lambert’s first, will feature some of her favorite recipes, including a few she enjoyed the most during her childhood in…

ZZ Top, Bryan Adams, Tyler Childers & More To Play Stagecoach Palomino Stage

ZZ Top, Bryan Adams, Tyler Childers & More To Play Stagecoach Palomino Stage

The 15th Stagecoach Festival has announced its Palomino Stage lineup for 2023, which includes ZZ Top, Bryan Adams, Tyler Childers and more. The Stagecoach festival will take place from April 28-30 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, following two weekends of Coachella on the same grounds. Ian Munsick, Melissa Etheridge, Keb’ Mo’, Valerie…

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