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Tennessee man gets 1 year in paddlefish egg case

Posted: 02/04/2009 - A Tennessee man has been sentenced to one year in prison for harvesting paddlefish eggs from illegal nets at Table Rock Lake and selling the caviar in Tennessee.

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Saving soles in the down economy

Updated: 03/11/2009 - The slumping economy has more East Tennesseans trying to saving their “soles," by taking their footwear to the local cobbler and turning some local shoe repair shops into booming businesses.

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Ice means patients in the ER

Updated: 02/04/2009 - Did you fall on the ice today? A lot of people did according to officials at the University of Tennessee Medical Center, who noted an increase in emergency room patients when the sidewalks and roadways iced over.

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Wintry weather makes for snowed out sales

Updated: 02/03/2009 - While cold, snowy weather can be good news for some businesses, the wintry weather is not so welcome news for the areas auto dealers.

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Daschle withdraws as HHS nominee

Updated: 02/03/2009 - Former Senator Tom Daschle has withdrawn as President Barack Obama's nominee to be secretary of Health and Human Services.

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Fewer visitors came to the Smokies in 2008

Posted: 02/03/2009 - Just over 9 million people visited the Great Smoky Mountains National Park as tourism dropped 4 percent, or 328,000 people, in 2008.

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Snow in eastern Tenn. counties

Posted: 02/03/2009 - Snow -- some of it briefly heavy -- caught some eastern Tennessee spots by surprise with more than an inch on the ground by noon.

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"Boss" to headline Bonnaroo

Updated: 02/03/2009 - Bruce Springsteen, fresh off his Super Bowl halftime performance, has been announced as a headliner at this year's Bonnaroo Arts & Music Festival.

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Some ice on Knox County roads

Updated: 02/03/2009 - By Monday night, the snow had stopped around Knox County, but concerns about ice on the roadways across the county and Knoxville had piled up.

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Still Chasing 1,000

Updated: 02/03/2009 - Lady Vols lose at #2 Oklahoma; Pat Summitt remains at 999 career wins.

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Knox Co. Parents concerned with delay of school dismissal

Updated: 02/02/2009 - The early dismissal of school, came a little too late for some parents. The snow was coming down fast enough to cover main roads with slush, so some school bus operators declined to run, and it sent some parents to get their kids, before school was even called off.

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New UT Chancellor to deal with budget cuts, talks about focus

Posted: 02/02/2009 - The new University of Tennessee Knoxville Chancellor Dr. Jimmy Cheek says he knows he's going to have to deal with extreme budget cuts and faculty layoffs, and says his main focus will be on diversity, undergraduate studies and private fundraising.

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School bus slides off road in Claxton, no injuries

Posted: 02/02/2009 - An school bus carrying Claxton Elementary Students in Anderson County slid off the road around 11:20 Monday morning as heavy snowfall blanketed East Tennessee. Officials say bus No. 7 ran off Moody Hollow Road in Claxton, but no children or adults were hurt.

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