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Woman faces second-degree murder charge in knife attack at West Knox restaurant
Rickeena Leaosha Hamilton, 38, remained jailed in lieu of $200,000 bond Monday morning following the fatal attack at Bull Feathers Cafe West, 10535 Kingston Pike, on Sunday night, according to court records.
Madisonville woman charged after fatal motorcycle crash
According to a report filed by the Highway Patrol, Makayla Williams, 18, was cited after the accidnet for failure of due care, making an improper turn, having expired insurance and for not wearing a seatbelt. The initial charges filed were before the motorcycle rider died several days later.
'Wrong turn' at sheriff's driveway leads to arrest
Two suspects wanted on numerous charges are in custody after making a wrong turn into the McMinn County Sheriff's driveway last week.Around 8 p.m. Thursday, two people - later identified as Jennifer Peak, 29, of Madisonville, and Larry Trueblood Jr., 24, of Englewood - were traveling in a small whit
KCSO: Man stabbed to death following fight at Bull Feathers Cafe in West Knox County
Officers arrested Hamilton without incident in South Knox County following an investigation. The KCSO said she has a criminal history in Knox County involving disorderly conduct, public intoxication, drug charges and theft.
1 flown to hospital after boat runs aground on Douglas Lake
Witnesses on the shoreline reported hearing the crash and went to investigate. When they arrived, they found the four victims, one of whom had been ejected. One victim, a 19-year-old man, was airlifted to the University of Tennessee Medical Center. The other three were taken to UT Medical Center by
Fifty feels fine for Fargo
On June 12, the 50th anniversary of his first day at the station, WMTY/WDEH held a celebration for “Fargo,” as he is better known. A large crowd of family, friends and many others turned out to honor his long career.
Sheriff: Woman left bound inside burning home after break-in, escapes
The Karns Fire Department responded to the fire just before 8:30 a.m. at a home on the 8800 bock of Joe Daniels Road, just north of the Oak Ridge Highway-Pellissippi Parkway interchange, according to Knox County E-911.
Families honor Chris Newsom, Channon Christian in memorial ride
"Ever since the very beginning, since the first ride, we have kept an effort to keep shining Chris's memory alive," Gary Christian, Channon's father, said. "It's great to see after all these years, people are still supporting us."
Woman returns $300 found in Clinton parking lot
"First thought, I was like 'Score!,' but then I actually started crying," Pate said. "I told my mom somebody probably really needs this."
Maryville running back Tee Hodge gets offer from Tennessee
As one of the state’s best up-and-coming football players, Maryville junior running back Tee Hodge is likely to receive scholarship offers from all over the southeastern United States.It is hard to imagine, however, that any of them will feel as special as the one he got over the weekend.Shortly aft
Suspect sought after police say he fired shots at Athens apartments Thursday
Police say there were three people inside the apartment when the shooting happened. However, police say officers were only able to interview two of the people, as one of them left the area before officers could make contact with him.
Open casting call in Knoxville for new movie 'Into the Wilderness'
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) --East Tennessee was on the big screen earlier this year with "The Last Movie Star," and now another film is set to film here this fall.
Trio arrested in shoplifting, public intoxication incidents
Roy Edward Wright, 55, was arrested by Maryville officers on a charge of public intoxication. He was being held in lieu of $500 bond pending a 9 a.m. June 19 hearing in Blount County General Sessions Court.
Overturned cargo truck spillage delays traffic on I-40E in Roane County
A tractor trailer carrying some kind of powdery product overturned Friday afternoon on Interstate 40 east in Roane County.The truck flipped around 6 p.m. near Rockwood Airport Road. While emergency crews responded, both lanes were completely blocked which caused a lot of traffic to back up.TDOT comm
Greenback man accused of soliciting teen girl
Michael Paul Marshall, 38, Old Niles Ferry Road, was charged Thursday with human trafficking for commercial sex acts and failure to pay child support.
Man killed in tractor accident in North Knox Co.
"Evidently they had tried to jump start the tractor, when he tried to get on it was rolling, he fell and wound up underneath the tractor," Jeff Bagwell, spokesperson for Rural/Metro.
One killed in tractor accident in North Knox Co.
One person was killed when a tractor rolled over, according to a Rural/Metro spokesperson.The accident happened around 2 p.m. Friday at a property of Meredith Road, in a rural part of North Knox County between Clinton Highway and Oak Ridge Highway.Rural/Metro fire crews and the Knox County Sheriff's
Maryville man accused of trying to choke female family member
Wendell Glen Wilson, 41, Montvale Road, was arrested by Blount County Sheriff’s deputies on a charge of aggravated domestic assault. He was being held in lieu of $15,000 bond pending a 9 a.m. Tuesday hearing in Blount County General Sessions Court.
Ex-Monroe sheriff's captain accused of sexual contact with inmate
Special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation began looking into allegations of misconduct by 65-year-old Austin Byrum Jr. on Aug. 30, 2016. At the time, Byrum served as captain at the Sheriff's Office.
Oak Ridge teen catches 52 inch Musky
Travis Heiberg, 18, reeled in the 52-inch Muskellunge when he was fishing on Melton Hill lake Wednesday.