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Standing up for children

10:45 AM, 04/16/2014
MADISONVILLE-It's a harrowing enough experience going through the court system as an adult. It's even worse for a child, especially when that child is caught up in a situation not of his or her own doing.


Pedestrian struck, killed in Vonore

10:46 AM, 04/16/2014
A 21-year-old Loudon woman was struck and killed as she walked across Highway 411 Monday evening in Vonore.


Jailer fired after assault charge

10:48 AM, 04/16/2014
A Monroe County jailer lost his job after he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend in Roane County.


50 never looked better

10:49 AM, 04/16/2014
On Saturday, a huge group of community members will gather together to celebrate a special anniversary.


Missing girl found

10:51 AM, 04/16/2014
The Monroe County Sheriff's Office found a 16-year-old missing female juvenile, Melody Wilburn, in Knoxville Monday. She was safe and unharmed and was at the residence voluntarily.



Sports News

Sans coaches, Lady Chiefs rally past Central for key 5-AA win

2:48 PM, 04/14/2014
It took both of their coaches getting ejected from the sidelines to wake up Sequoyah's softball team. But once the Lady Chiefs woke up, there was nothing McMinn Central could do to stop them from marching to the 9-4 district win Thursday at Sequoyah High School.


Sweetwater's new boys hoops coach Marie aims to win 'immediately'

2:51 PM, 04/14/2014
When it comes to returning Sweetwater boys basketball back to its traditional winning ways, LeBrandon Marie isn't playing the long game.


Sequoyah assistant, former standout Brannon takes girls head job at Knoxville Central

2:55 PM, 04/14/2014
One year after former Sequoyah basketball standout Josh Brannon returned to the Chop House sidelines as an assistant under Daniel Curtis, Knoxville Central hired Brannon to helm its girls hoops program.


Chiefs dominate rebuilding Polk County

2:59 PM, 04/14/2014
The Chiefs recovered from its first losses from Saturday, pummeling a rebuilding Polk County team, 17-2, in five innings Tuesday at Tim Leonard Field.


Looking out for No. 1: Top-ranked Chiefs hold off defending champ Pigeon Forge

1:23 PM, 03/31/2014
Something had to give when the newly christened top-ranked team hit the road for a date with the defending Class AA state champions.



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