Sat, 25 May 2019

East Tennessee libraries ramp up summer reading programs

Erin Nguyen manages children's programming at the Knox County Public Library and said an emphasis on reading shouldn't end when ...

KPD identifies Knoxville motorcyclist killed on I-275 after flipping into path of oncoming vehicle

KPD said a motorcyclist died after they lost control and hit the center barrier, flipping into the path of an ...

TWRA stresses boating safety ahead of Memorial Day weekend

For many boaters, Memorial Day weekend will be the first time they hit the water this year. ...

Farmers say tomatoes just don't taste like they used to-and there's a reason why

It's not just you. Most tomatoes from the store just don't taste as good anymore because they sacrificed flavor for ...

Johnson City Press- Wildlife Federation wants your litter photos

Editors note: An earlier version of this story incorrectlyidentifiedthe Tennessee Wildlife Federation as the Tennessee Wildlife Foundation. ...

Craig Morgan to play Knox County Fair July 11 - The Register-Mail - Galesburg, IL

Craig Morgan to play Knox County Fair July 11 Galesburg Register-Mail KNOXVILLE The Knox County Fair will bring musical entertainment ...

Northshore Town Center's new Chick-fil-A opens today

The new location, at 2082 Town Center Boulevard, will hold a grand opening celebration on Wednesday, May 22 and Thursday, ...

Red Nose Day raises money to fight child poverty

Selling red foam noses raised money, and wearing one raises awareness. ...

10 About Town- May 23 - May 26, 2019

Rockin' the Docks, the TN Medieval Faire, and Knoxville Craft Beer Week ...

Parking rates going up at McGhee Tyson Airport

TYS is seeing more passengers than ever before, and needs to generate funds to pay for additional parking and an ...

Photos- Best of Knoxville teams at TSSAA Spring Fling, Day 3

Best of Knoxville teams at TSSAA Spring Fling, Day 3 in pictures ...

Johnson City Press- Elizabethton High School unveils new course on postsecondary success

ELIZABETHTON Beginning with the Class of 2020, seniors at Elizabethton High School will be enrolled in a new course designed ...

Johnson City Press- Instant Pot Cooking School a savory success

The Johnson City Press-sponsored Instant Pot Cooking School with Chef Anne Gorman turned out to be a savory success. ...

Johnson City Press- End of School Bash at Wetlands

Adults might not be as happy for the end of school every year as their children, but they still get ...

Johnson City Press- Carver event remembers fallen military, honors the living

While Memorial Day is a time to remember service members who lost their lives in service to the U.S., its ...

Johnson City Press- Johnson City weighs funding requests in tight budget environment

Johnson City is grappling with a tighter budget than normal, but City Manager Pete Peterson says the city is still ...

Johnson City Press- Today in Johnson City History- May 24

May 24, 1866: The Tennessee legislature chartered the East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad. The railroad was to be ...

Johnson City Press- Keeping public records open in Tennessee

An earlier version of this story incorrectly said state Rep. Jeremy Faison, R-Cosby, needed more time to review acaption bill ...

Johnson City Press- Trump sends 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions

WASHINGTON The U.S. will bolster its military presence in the Middle East with an additional 1,500 troops, President Donald Trump ...

Johnson City Press- JCP Week in Review, May 24 - VIDEO

Tennessees Deputy Speaker Matthew Hill announced Wednesday that he will seek the Republican Partys nomination for the speakership of the ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Knoxville Times.

More Information

International

Section
Iranians bearing brunt of U.S. sanctions

Many are worried about the risk of war with Iran after the Trump administration leaked discussions of a troop deployment ...

Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...

Bomb scare in Derry/Londonderry set a trap for police

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Ugly scenes took place in the Moss Park area of Derry/Londonderry on Thursday night when police ...

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More