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76-cent per gallon gas to first 100 attendees of 76 station opening Friday

Gas is only 76 cents per gallon for the first 100 attendees of the grand opening celebration of the newly designed 76 gas station in Athens on Friday, March 23. The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. and the grand opening celebration will occur from 10 a.m.

DAILYPOSTATHENIAN.COM - 2018-03-22 15:30:00

Man hospitalized after being shot

SEVIERVILLE -- A local man was taken to The University of Tennessee Medical Center after being shot during an altercation Wednesday night, and police are still investigating the cause of the incident. Forty-year-old Steven Ogle was shot in the face during a fight outside a residence on Middle Creek

MOUNTAIN PRESS - 2018-03-23 05:45:00

Someone in Knoxville won $100,000 on a Powerball ticket

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Did you buy a Powerball ticket for Wednesday night's drawing? If so, you should check your numbers! The Tennessee Lottery says a Powerball player in Knoxville matched four of the white ball numbers plus the Powerball -- worth a cool $100,000. The base prize for that prize

WATE - 2018-03-22 15:25:53

Monroe man charged with stealing two cars

Allegedly taking other people's cars got a Monroe County man arrested twice over the weekend. Monroe County Sheriff's Deputy Billy Littleton said he went to a one-car wreck on McClellan Road around 2:24 a.m. Friday and saw what appeared to be car that had failed to negotiate a curve and ended up on


Family Offers Reward In Missing Woman's Case

Winter Weather Advisory issued March 21 at 7:03PM CDT expiring March 21 at 10:00PM CDT in effect for: Bell, Harlan, Letcher, Pike Winter Weather Advisory issued March 21 at 5:14PM CDT expiring March 21 at 10:00PM CDT in effect for: Bell, Harlan, Letcher, Pike Winter Storm Warning issued March 2

WTVF - 2018-03-22 02:55:07

Lenoir City man arrested on rape charge

A Lenoir City man was arrested Tuesday on allegations that he had committed assault and rape on a Maryville woman Monday evening, according to Blount County Sheriff's Office reports. Micah Benjamin Dils, 30, was charged with rape, aggravated domestic assault and violating an order of protection in t

DAILY TIMES - 2018-03-22 04:00:00

Morristown caretaker allegedly stole almost $6K from elderly Knoxville woman

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A Morristown woman was arrested after police say she stole almost $6,000 from an elderly woman she was caring for. The Knoxville Police Department said they learned of the theft March 20 and responded to the elderly woman's home in the 7000 block of Gleason Drive. Accordi

WVLT.TV - 2018-03-22 17:47:00

no healine provided in file

The following information was gathered solely from police and jail records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction, and guilt or innocence is determined through the court system. * Daniel Ricketson, with no age listed, of 705 County Road 350, Sweetwater, was arrested on March 13 by the McMinn County


Alcoa Police need help identifying men pictured

ALCOA, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Alcoa Police Department asked for the public's help identifying the two men pictured. The department did not say why they are trying to identify the individuals. Anyone who recognizes the men seen in the pictures was urged to call the Alcoa Police Department at 865-981-4


Oldest bar in Knoxville remodeled, ready for another round

Knoxville's oldest bar is under new ownership and received a facelift, but regulars can still expect the comfortable feel of their old, usual place. "Everyone is welcome at The Chatterbox Tavern," says new owner Dee Jennings. The Chatterbox Tavern has been a Knoxville staple for over 60 years. Durin

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-03-22 11:00:06

Knoxville driver dies after being found in crashed, bullet-riddled car

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Knoxville police say a man has died after he was found in a vehicle that was riddled with bullet holes. The case is being investigated as a homicide. The Knoxville Police Department was called to the intersection of Middlebrook Pike and Ed Shouse Drive around 6:12 p.m. They


Body found inside car in Roane County's Poplar Creek

OLIVER SPRINGS, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Roane County Sheriff's Department, Tennessee Highway Patrol and other rescue crews found a body Tuesday afternoon in a car near Poplar Creek Road. The car is in Poplar Creek. Investigators are working to determine how the car ran into the creek. Local 8 News is o


Burris: Athens City Schools closure just 'rumors'

Concerns about the future of Athens City Schools led to a statement from Athens Mayor Chuck Burris on Tuesday night. Members of the Athens City Council and City Manager C. Seth Sumner have received multiple inquiries in recent weeks regarding the possibility of a potential closure of the entire Athe


KCSO investigating possible meth lab left behind after tenant was arrested

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Units with Rural/Metro and the Knox County Sheriff's Office responded to the residence at 7225 Ashford Glen Drive in Knoxville Tuesday for a report of a possible meth lab. According to Rural/Metro, a cleaning service had been cleaning the house in preparation for a new te


Double kidnappening leads to arrest of suspect and victims

A recent double kidnapping led to three people being arrested - the suspect and both victims. At around 11 p.m. Sunday, McMinn County Sheriff's Department Deputies Brandon Jenkins and McKenzie Miller were responding to a reported domestic dispute on County Road 700 when they noticed a black Ford Foc


One person charged in weekend homicide at East Knoxville nightclub

The Knox County Sheriff's Office allows people to anonymously submit tips on crimes they may have witnessed. Here are several ways you can submit a tip to Crime Stoppers. Wochit A 24-year-old man has been charged in connection with a shooting that left one person dead inside an East Knoxville night


Juvenile arrested after shooting at Kingston Weigel's

CLINTON, Tenn. (WATE) - A juvenile sought in connection to a shooting at Weigel's in Kingston turned himself in to Clinton police early Monday morning. The shooting happened on March 4 at the gas station in the 500 block of Gallaher Road. Seven people got into a fight a man was shot in the forearm.


Winter storm warning issued for the Smokies; Knoxville only due for a dusting of snow

A winter storm warning has been issued for the Smoky Mountains, which could be hit with 2-4 inches of snow by Wednesday night. As much as 10 inches of accumulation is possible for some isolated areas in the higher elevations of the Southern Appalachians as a cold front sweeps across East Tennessee t


Man charged in gun incident

A Maryville man was arrested Monday after he allegedly threatened a woman with a handgun during an argument over a cell phone, according to Blount County Sheriff's Office reports. Kodi Austin Vaulton, 20, Cutshaw Road, Maryville, was charged with aggravated assault and unlawful carrying of a firearm


Body Found off Sheeler Street in Cleveland

CLEVELAND, Tenn. (WDEF) - Cleveland Police say they are investigating a body found off Sheeler Street in Cleveland. It is very earlier in the investigation so the identify of the person is unknown at this time. CLEVELAND, Tenn. (WDEF) - Cleveland Police say they are investigating a body found off Sh