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Morristown Police are Asking For Help to Find a Missing Woman

Morristown Police are Asking For Help to Find a Missing Woman

Morristown Police Department investigators are searching for a woman who’s been missing since November of last year. 35-year-old Jessica Dawn Williams is a white female, 5’0” tall with brown hair. She has two star tattoos on her upper chest. Her family has not been able to contact her and are concerned for her well-being. Williams…MORE

KPD Looking for a Missing 17 Year-Old Girl

KPD Looking for a Missing 17 Year-Old Girl

The Knoxville Police Department is asking for your help to find a missing 17-year-old. Eulalia Francisco Manuel went missing around 8:20 p.m. Monday. Eulalia left her father’s vehicle at the Dollar General in the 4800 block of Clinton Highway and ran to an unknown vehicle that left the area. She was last seen wearing a…MORE

Knox County Schools Delaying Classes One Week

Knox County Schools Delaying Classes One Week

Knox County Schools announcing it will delay classes until Monday, August 24. The announcement came in an email sent to school staff from Superintendent Bob Thomas yesterday (Tuesday) evening. Thomas said the additional time would allow schools to complete scheduling, add needed staff to cover virtual classes, give staff time to adjust, release devices to…MORE

KPD Asking for Help to Find Missing Teen

KPD Asking for Help to Find Missing Teen

The Knoxville Police Department is asking for your help to find a missing 13-year-old girl. Patiecents Ray Harrell, who goes by Ray, left her home in the 700 block of Glenoaks Drive sometime between 10 p.m. last night (Monday) and 9:30 a.m. today (Tuesday). Harrell is approximately 5’1” and 130 pounds with pink hair and…MORE

All Involved in Helicopter Crash Which Killed One Person are Identified

All Involved in Helicopter Crash Which Killed One Person are Identified

We now know the identity of the person who died and the three survivors of a helicopter crash. Joe Clayton, Co-founder of Clayton Automotive and Clayton Homes died in the crash. His brother, James Clayton, Chairman of First Bank in East Tennessee and former President of Clayton Homes, John McBride and Flynt Griffin survived the…MORE

Board of Health Member Now Advocating Curfew for Bars

Board of Health Member Now Advocating Curfew for Bars

One of the members of the Knox County Board of Health is now advocating of a curfew instead of a shuttering bars in the county. Dr. Patrick O’Brien in a letter to the board says current data shows community spread has not primarily been located in bars and restaurants. The curfew would go into affect…MORE

FBI Releases Audio Recording of Person of Interest in Child Victim Case

FBI Releases Audio Recording of Person of Interest in Child Victim Case

The FBI is asking for help finding a woman believed to be connected to a child victim. They’re calling her Jane Doe and she’s believed to be in her mid-thirties. The woman is believed to have critical information pertaining to the health and welfare of a child. Officials say she is not the subject of the…MORE

One Killed in Helicopter Crash Into the Tennessee River

One Killed in Helicopter Crash Into the Tennessee River

Federal authorities are investigating after a helicopter crashed into the Tennessee River Monday. It happened just before 8:00 p.m. near Alcoa Highway and Sequoyah Hills. Our TV Partner WVLT News talked to a man who saw the craft come down. He said, “The helicopter seemed to hesitate and then it just suddenly hit the water…MORE

Public Comment Available for Wednesday Board of Health Meeting

Public Comment Available for Wednesday Board of Health Meeting

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs will facilitate a public forum before the Board of Health meeting Wednesday. The board has been holding virtual meetings and hadn’t allowed public comment. The meeting will start with 30 minutes of public input. Each speaker will have up to three minutes. Mayor Jacobs says, “No public institution I’ve ever…MORE

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