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No power in Campbell County after weekend storm

Updated: 12/21/2009 - It's a winter wonderland on this first day of winter in some parts of Campbell County. Two days after a storm brought as much as 10 inches of snow to some cities up on Jellico Mountain in Campbell County. The biggest problem isn't the roads it's the power outages. Some customers are still without electricity today.

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Environmental concerns for some residents near ash spill

Posted: 12/21/2009 - A group called the Environmental Integrity Project says TVA dumped about 140,000 pounds of arsenic, a known carcinogen, into the Emory River in 2008, more than twice the amount of arsenic discharged elsewhere in the US by power plants in 2007. Currently, it's not known if there will be short and long term damage to the environment, but there are those who can't be convinced otherwise.

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Tough economic times for some in TVA's shadow

Updated: 12/21/2009 - One year ago, life was changed for many Roane County residents, while some businesses have been hit hard. Especially the tourism industry and those who's business depends on the lakes and rivers near the TVA plant.

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Titans lose 2 starting linebackers to injuries

Updated: 12/21/2009 - Tennessee linebacker Keith Bulluck has a torn left anterior cruciate ligament and will miss the rest of the season while outside linebacker David Thornton will have season-ending shoulder surgery later this week.

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278th troops home for Christmas break

Updated: 05/19/2011 - As of Monday night, some deployed soldiers with the 278th Regimental Combat Unit are reunited with their families.

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Some Smokies roads closed after weekend snowfall

Posted: 12/21/2009 - The Great Smoky Mountains National Park has closed some roads after 32 inches of snow fell on Mt. LeConte over the weekend and another 20 inches fell on Newfound Gap.

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Alcoa, Saudi Arabia to invest $11B in venture

Posted: 12/21/2009 - Alcoa Inc. and the Saudi Arabian mining company, Ma'aden, will invest $10.8 billion in a joint venture to develop an aluminum industrial complex in Saudi Arabia.

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Watch restrictions: rebates, gift cards, etc.

Posted: 12/21/2009 - State officials are encouraging consumers to watch out for restrictions and expiration dates on rebates, gift cards and gift certificates. Attorney General Bob Cooper said a little research can go a long way toward collecting what buyers are due.

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THP schedules 100 checkpoints for rest of year

Posted: 12/21/2009 - The Tennessee Highway Patrol will set up more than 100 checkpoints across the state during the rest of the year to arrest impaired drivers and other violators.

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Health Care bill clears key Senate test

Posted: 12/21/2009 - Landmark health care legislation backed by President Barack Obama has passed its sternest Senate test, overcoming Republican delaying tactics on a 60-40 vote that all but assures its passage by Christmas.

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Family businesses compete for holiday shoppers

Posted: 12/20/2009 - Big-box stores and malls have slashed prices, extended hours, and fought for your dollars this holiday season. But this time of year is traditionally means make or break sales for East Tennessee's family-owned, local business

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Fire displaces 12 Morristown families

Posted: 12/20/2009 - Volunteers are offering more than two dozen of our displaced neighbors a place to sleep Sunday night after a fire ripped through an apartment complex in Morristown Sunday morning.

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Homeowner shoots man trying to break in

Posted: 12/20/2009 - A man was shot at 419 Old Valley Road in Roane County Sunday night and dispatchers say it appears the homeowner was defending himself against an intruder.

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Actress Brittany Murphy dead at 32

Posted: 12/20/2009 - A Los Angeles County coroner's official says it appears actress Brittany Murphy died of natural causes.

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