Updated: 07/28/2008 - CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- An outbreak of mononucleosis has been confirmed at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - DUNLAP, Tenn. (AP) -- A crossword puzzle assigned as a homework lesson for some Sequatchie County fifth-graders studying a book about the 19th century South asked them to use the n-word as an answer.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) -- Republican presidential candidate Fred Thompson argued today for increased military spending.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - KNOXVILLE (WVLT) A Halls High School teacher has been placed on administrative leave with pay while the Knox County School District investigates allegations he had inappropriate contact with a student.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the Target, today announced a voluntary recall of about 82,000 Plush Boys Rattles.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Classes have resumed today at the University of Memphis for the first time since Sunday night's shooting death of football player Taylor Bradford.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - JACKSBORO (WVLT) A wildfire in Campbell County is contained this afternoon, but not yet under control.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - KNOXVILLE (WVLT) A Knox County jury has ruled Knox County commissioners violated the terms of the Open Meetings Act.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - Jimmy and Dee Haslam have donated $10 million to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to benefit two prominent university programs, fund endowed professorships and create a prestigious honors scholarship.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- TVA plans to begin construction of a new reactor at the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant in July. A utility spokesman says local governments near the site in Spring City will begin receiving funds in November of next year.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - WATERTOWN, Tenn. (AP) -- A Watertown congregation has lost its church building to fire.
Updated: 10/02/2007 - One man is in custody after an hour long high speed chase through several counties.
Posted: 10/01/2007 - Since the tax on a pack of cigarettes in Tennessee tripled in July, many East Tennessee smokers have been crossing into Kentucky to save some money.
Posted: 10/01/2007 - A civil rights group has asked that a Montgomery Central High School drama teacher be fired for reportedly using a racial slur in front of black students and disciplining students based on race.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Federal officials say they will consider raising the water levels at Lake Cumberland because of improvements on its leaking dam.
Updated: 10/01/2007 - If you're heading out to eat tonight, you won't be asked the question, "smoking or non?" The Tennessee Non Smokers Protection Act is now in effect and that means no more smoking in most restaurants.
Updated: 10/01/2007 - A Loudon County man is recovering from minor injuries after crash landing his Ultralight plane in Fort Loudon Lake.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- A faulty airplane flap prompted officials at Blue Grass Airport to call out emergency equipment early today, but there was no problem with the landing of a Comair flight from Atlanta.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - Knoxville (WVLT) - The FBI and Knoxville police are still searching for a bank robbery suspect and are asking for your help.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - There are more water restrictions in Blount County.