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Everything you need to know about Boomsday 2014
- The 27th anniversary of Knoxville's Boomsday Festival will be held on Saturday, August 30, along Neyland Drive at Volunteer Landing. Planners say the day will be filled with tons of fun and of course, the nation’s largest Labor Day weekend fireworks show!
2014 marks first University of Tennessee opener sellout in seven years
Updated: 7:35 AM
- Tennessee's 2014 season opener vs. Utah State is a sellout - the first sellout home opener game since 2007.
Increasing cloud cover, storms late Saturday
Updated: 8:21 AM
- Knoxville for the day ahead (Sun to clouds, showers & storms develop late in the day and evening, 40% chance, highs: 88 to 91 degrees)
Noon 86 degrees.......Partly cloudy, VRB / SW 5-10 mph
5 PM 92 degrees.......Mostly cloudy, showers & storms develop late in the day and evening, 40% chance
**Heat index or "feels like" temperatures: mid 90s**
Sunsets 8:06 PM
Women's seminar teaches basic self defense
Posted: 12:08 PM
- The Smoky Mountain Self Defense seminar was held Saturday covering basic self defense skills.
Maryville vs Alcoa rivalry brings competition on and off field
- It's early in the football season, but calling this the game of the year would hardly raise an eyebrow. The annual Blount County battle between Maryville and Alcoa is set for tomorrow night. Winning is important here, but the annual game has become much more.
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