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The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus phases out elephants

Posted: 8:56 AM - Executives from Feld Entertainment, Ringling's parent company, said the decision to end the circus's century-old tradition of showcasing elephants was difficult and debated at length. Elephants have often been featured on Ringling's posters over the decades. The decision is being announced Thursday.

TDOT road condition reports from across East Tennessee

Posted: 7:18 AM - Conditions are currently rain in some counties while sleet has been occurring in Campbell, Scott, and Claiborne Counties. All routes are currently wet with no accumulation or roadway delays at this time.

Icy mix to snow, then cold and cloudy

Posted: 6:59 AM - A cold front is moving in today, so it's driving in a change from rain to freezing rain/sleet and snow, and temperatures are dropping.

TSSAA state tournament games cancelled due to weather

Updated: 8:16 AM - All TSSAA state basketball tournament games scheduled for today have been cancelled due to extremely hazardous road conditions. Today’s schedule will resume tomorrow at 11:00 a.m. in order to allow extra time to for road conditions to improve in the morning.

Fighting multiple sclerosis

Updated: 03/04/2015 - More than three years ago, Casey Marshall woke up and had trouble walking and she knew something was wrong.

Jellico prepares for another winter storm

Updated: 03/04/2015 - Plenty of people spent the day at local grocery and hardware stores picking up supplies for the storm that’s expected to hit Thursday morning.

New parole guidelines anger victims

Updated: 03/04/2015 - Did you know some people on parole can now check in over the phone and can fail two drug tests before going back to prison? Well they can under new parole guidelines in Tennessee.

Tennessee State Emergency Operations Center remains on alert

Posted: 03/04/2015 - A major, late winter storm will spread across much of West and Middle Tennessee this afternoon and tonight bringing sub-freezing temperatures and causing rain to change to freezing rain, sleet and snow before ending Thursday.

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