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Governor gets report on Tenn. juvenile jails

Posted: 09/09/2014 - A security audit will be performed on all three of the state's youth development centers after a recent breakout and violence at the facility in Middle Tennessee.

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Pinspiration - glass pumpkin classes

Updated: 09/09/2014 - You can't just fire up a furnace in your garage and start blowing glass, but a local artist is holding classes to let you make your own glass pumpkin.

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Local woman raises money for high tech health tool, opens to public

Updated: 09/09/2014 - As technology improves, is it really possible to reap the benefits of exercise without actually working out? A special pod called the CVAC pod claims to do that, oxyginating your body as the pressure sealed pod takes you through different altitudes.

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College savings on the rise as plans average $20K

Posted: 09/09/2014 - The good news is that Americans are saving more than ever for college. The bad news is that the average amount still isn't enough to cover one year at a four-year public university.

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Fire damages South Knoxville home

Posted: 09/08/2014 - Crews responded to a home on Centeroak Dr., in South Knoxville, on a report of a house fire. When firefighters arrived they found flames shooting through the windows of the kitchen.

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Honoring Our Heroes: Sgt. Buck Karnes

Posted: 09/08/2014 - World War I stirred the emotions of James Ernest "Buck" Karnes. He was born in Arlington, Tennessee, but eventually moved to south Knoxville.

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Honoring Our Heroes: Sgt. Sammy Davis

Updated: 09/08/2014 - On November 18, 1967, Sergeant Davis was struggling to stay alive in the jungles of Vietnam. To say his unit was outnumbered would be an understatement

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Honoring Our Heroes: Sgt. George Jordan

Posted: 09/08/2014 - Sergeant George Jordan was a former slave from Nashville who became a member of a cavalry unit called the “Buffalo Soldiers.”

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Honoring Our Heroes: Pfc. Calvin Ward

Updated: 09/08/2014 - Calvin Ward and his neighbor even had the same idea when they were pinned down in a bunker by German machine guns.

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Honoring Our Heroes: Sgt. Troy McGill

Updated: 09/08/2014 - Troy lived in the Mount Olive community of South Knoxville until the family moved to Oklahoma. That’s where Troy enlisted in the Army. The scrappy 5’8” 145 pound 29-year-old was then sent off to fight in the South Pacific.

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TBI warning about fentanyl and heroin

Posted: 09/08/2014 - A new, powerful narcotic showing up both alone and in heroin. It's called fentanyl and it's so popular among the drug community.

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Knoxville Zoo plans massive changes over next 5 years

Updated: 09/08/2014 - Knoxville Zoo’s board of directors has approved a comprehensive strategic plan that will change the way visitors experience the zoo over the next five years. Adoption of this plan represents the largest strategic planning effort in the history of Knoxville Zoo.

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