Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Tales of the Scruffy City

NEW: Sextortionists, aggressively stopping and mixing metaphors with meth

Warning: This column features descriptions of life in Knox County’s criminal underworld and therefore includes profanity as well as frequent references to crimes such...

NEW: Wrecks claim two lives

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...

KUB says it can do broadband better, cheaper

Officials from the Knoxville Utilities Board took their case for getting into the broadband business to the public Monday, fielding questions from community members...

Businesswoman faces prison for COVID fraud

A Knoxville entrepreneur is looking at up to 20 years in prison for lying numerous times as part of a scheme to be fraudulently...

A bridge to Pride

Carmen McClain and her girlfriend, Jasmine Martinez, are Blount County teens who came out of the closet to everyone they knew this past year.  With this year being the first time...