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911 call audio released from deadly Athens shooting

911 call audio from the deadly Athens shooting obtained by Local 8 News captures the frantic sounds of the Thomas & Betts tragedy that killed three people, including the shooter.


Knoxville Police say a man died when he accidentally fell off the cliff at The Bluffs off of Cherokee Trail early Wednesday morning.




Knoxville Police are on the scene and Tennessee Department of Transportation officials are on the way to a sinkhole in the northbound lanes of Alcoa Highway that opened up early Wednesday morning.


Knoxville Police investigating shooting at former Townview Towers


Watch mom's reaction when teacher offers kidney to her dying daughter


Community builds future for quadriplegic man


World War II veteran gets honorary diploma


Prominent voucher advocate takes Harwell, Dean on trip


Man who used wheelchair in Rolex theft pleads guilty


Gender-neutral homecoming 'queen,' female 'king'


3 killed, over 100 injured after New Jersey transit train hits Hoboken rail station


Girl receives unexpected surprise from messenger balloon


Jefferson County deputies searching for runaway teen


Deals on National Coffee Day


Endangered teen, accused kidnapper in Cherokee National Forest


Some 6,000 people possibly exposed to Legionnaires at Tenn. motel


Birth control and depression in women linked in new study


ETSU student wears gorilla mask to Black Lives Matter demonstration


TWRA: 20 hunters involved in bear baiting


Suspicious suitcase found at Knoxville Party City


105 -year-old Knoxville lady loves to dance


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