Nearly 70 years of memories were gutted by an overnight fire that tore through the upper floors of the historic Parkway Hotel building in South Knoxville, authorities said Saturday. The five-story building in the 3600 block...
The Question: How do teenagers who just went through the most violent semester ever in the history of their high school, take care of themselves and each other this summer? The Answer: For the dozens of...
An apartment fire in North Knox County claimed the life of one person Tuesday night and left several others at least temporarily homeless, authorities said. Although police and fire officials declined to discuss a possible cause...
Authorities have determined that a Knoxville man who earned widespread notoriety as a violent white supremacist committed suicide two months ago while he was drunk and showing a child how to fire a handgun. The death...
The one law of human nature that never falters is the law of unintended consequences. Take what happened after a woman accosted two LGBTQ  teens celebrating their first Pride month as a couple at a bridge...
An employee at a Maryville hospital who became embroiled in controversy after accosting two LGBTQ teenagers for painting Pride graffiti on a bridge has lost her job, officials said. The woman, identified as Tabitha Dardeau Travis,...
Like thousands of men and women in the Knoxville area, Joseph Kellen Bristow struggled with opiate addiction for years.  His struggle ended as so many others have ended — in death.  Now, 18 months after an overdose...
The number of fatal traffic crashes in Knoxville this week rose to four on Thursday, a statistical outlier that police declined to comment on while they were still probing the string of deadly collisions. The first...
Knoxville Community Development Corporation (KCDC) officials sought input Wednesday from people who live, work or have an interest in the Western Heights housing project and surrounding Beaumont neighborhood.   Community members learned about KCDC’s Transforming Western planning initiative and offered input...
Police are investigating a pair of lethal traffic accidents that left two people dead in East Knoxville less than nine hours apart. Traffic was snarled during Tuesday morning rush hour when a Volkswagen Jetta and a...