Posted: 01/17/2007 - Soon parents whose children play on the internet social site MySpace will be able to keep a closer eye on what they do in cyber space.
Posted: 01/17/2007 - A new report from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission shows fewer than half of the 2004 college freshmen who had lottery-funded scholarships managed to keep them for two years.
Updated: 01/17/2007 - The House overwhelmingly approved a bill Wednesday that would cut the interest rate on many student loans in half.
Posted: 01/17/2007 - One of the most popular swimming holes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park has become too popular to continue to support bluff jumping.
Posted: 01/17/2007 - Amateur historians say they think a Confederate burial ground lies near Knoxville College.
Posted: 01/17/2007 - Leave your guns at home if you're going to the courthouse in Clinton.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - The partnership for education facilities assessment finds the need for two new schools, closing two existing schools, and spending money to improve eight others.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - The Coordinator of Elections for the State of Tennessee says a special election to replace the term-limited county commissioners and office holders is not possible.
Updated: 01/16/2007 - Authorities say at least one of the train cars that derailed and exploded this morning in Kentucky was carrying liquid propane.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - Legislation intended to boost election turnouts would allow some 17-year-old voters to cast ballots in party primaries and expand the early voting period.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - The first of a planned chain of "medical depots" or clinics for truck drivers is now open at the Petro Stopping Center Truck Stop near Knoxville.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - A man who barricaded himself in a bedroom with a 17-year-old girl shot and killed her before turning the gun on himself Tuesday morning.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - Knoxville residents worried about their city getting a bad rap are trying to help a Michigan high school's marching band get new instruments and uniforms.
Updated: 01/16/2007 - A body has been found in Campbell County in the area being searched for a missing man.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - An Oak Ridge man and Clinton woman are facing charges this afternoon, after being arrested over the weekend, for what authorities are calling suspicious activity.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - Attorneys for Michael's Restaurant and Bar will attempt to get their beer license back tonight.
Updated: 09/04/2008 - From the WVLT Volunteer TV Newsroom, the actress best known for playing Sally Spectra on The Bold and the Beautiful has died. Darlene Conley was 72. Conley was diagnosed with stomach cancer three months ago. Conley began her stint playing Spectra in 1988. She won two Daytime Emmy nominations for best supporting actress. A CBS publicist says Conley died at her home in Los Angeles over the weekend.
Updated: 09/04/2008 - From the WVLT Volunteer TV Newsroom, the son of former Nascar champion and TV analyst Benny Parsons says he has died. Parsons was diagnosed with lung cancer last July.Tune into Volunteer TV News At Noon for more on this story.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - State lawmakers can find out information on bills they consider with a click of a button, but some critics of the legislature's web site say that same information is much more difficult for the public to find.