A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect into Wednesday due repeated rainfall. A Flood Watch is in effect for our area until 7 AM Wednesday. Where there are more pauses in the rain, totals will be closer to 2 inches but some will receive at least 4 inches of rainfall total. Creeks and streams run high and areas with poor runoff could face flooding problems. Busy commute hours could face more slowdowns, with fog and standing water on roads as well.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - A rising star from East Tennessee came home Thursday night, making a stop in Knoxville.
16-year-old Knoxville native Jacob Whitesides performed at the Bijou Theatre.
If you haven't already heard the name you need to learn it.
The singer/songwriter player has taken off on Youtube and Twitter with almost a million followers. He is now headlining the OMG Music Fest
His first original single "You're Perfect" hit iTunes earlier this month.
For more information on Jacob Whitesides, including tour dates and music to download, go to http://jacobwhitesides.com.
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