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More then 73K Knox seniors without Soc. Sec. increases

Updated: 10/15/2009 - For the first time since 1975, the Social Security Administration will not issue at automatic benefit increase. By law, the Social Security 'cost of living adjustment' is guided by inflation, which was negative this year, mainly due to falling energy costs. And seniors say, even a one time payment of 250-dollars is nowhere near enough.

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Morristown THP agent fired

Posted: 10/15/2009 - A Tennessee Highway Patrol special agent in Morristown has been terminated following a five-month internal investigation.

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Crompton named AT&T All-American Player of the Week

Updated: 10/15/2009 - Vols Quarterback Jonathan Crompton was named AT&T All-American Player of the Week following the Vols' win against Georgia, according to a news release from AT&T. The award is decided by fans' votes.

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Boy said to have floated off in balloon found

Updated: 10/15/2009 - A 6-year-old Colorado boy feared to have floated off in a helium balloon has been found safe at his home, hiding in a cardboard box in the garage attic.

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KUB to increase water rate begining in 2010

Posted: 10/15/2009 - The Knoxville Utilities Board customers will pay more for water starting in January 2010, according to a news release from the utility.

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Rain hurts state pumpkin crop

Posted: 10/15/2009 - Rain reduced this year's pumpkin crop, but growers report some big ones still exist.

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Wife relieved husband out of Japanese jail

Updated: 10/15/2009 - Amy Savoi was awakened by a ringing telephone at her home in Franklin early Thursday and answered to hear the voice of her husband, who had been in a Japanese jail.

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Judge denies Davidson's dismissal request

Updated: 10/15/2009 - A judge has denied Lemaricus Davidson's attorneys request to dismiss his case, even though the judge agrees Davidson's attorney client privledge was breached.

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3 charged with murder in Greeneville

Posted: 10/15/2009 - Police in Greeneville have charged three people with murder in the shooting of a man during a home invasion robbery.

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Lotteries discuss cross-selling, national game

Posted: 10/15/2009 - The nation's two biggest lottery games are talking about cross-selling tickets in U.S. lottery jurisdictions with the potential for a national lottery, the head of a lottery association said Tuesday.

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Churches seek protection from crime

Updated: 10/15/2009 - As you know, unfortunately no one, not even a church, is free from crime. As the houses of faith are constantly tested by thieves, police have some advice that could help make yours more secure.

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Only 'Tim v. Tim' for Knox County mayor's race?

Updated: 10/14/2009 - The months of rumors haven't become reality yet in next year's race for Knox County Mayor. But the potential showdown has grown more likely, thanks to former Sheriff Tim Hutchison's manueverings earlier this week.

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Bear population on the rise

Updated: 10/14/2009 - It's almost hibernating time for area bears. And if you're not careful, there's a chance one could prowl around your home searching for some grub, especially if you live in a rural area.

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Battling breast cancer with words

Updated: 10/14/2009 - Battling cancer is one of the most difficult times in a person's life. Some people turn to support groups and doctors to cope. But one East Tennessee woman decided to turn to the internet not just for support, but to get rid of the stigma that follows cancer. She shared her journal entries with Volunteer TV.

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City election confuses some voters

Updated: 10/14/2009 - Early voting began Wednesday for Knoxville's Regular City Council Election. Some voters call the city's election process confusing.

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