The Knoxville News Sentinel (Reporter, Photographer)

Prosecutors want UT rape suspect's bond revoked after DUI arrest

Published Jul. 11 2017

Prosecutors have moved to revoke the bond of former University of Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson, who's awaiting trial on rape...

Gatlinburg fire mystery: Who doctored prosecution agreement?

Published Jul. 4 2017

A failed bid to hold two Anderson County teenagers legally responsible for the state's deadliest wildfire in a century is...

Greg Emerson commits to Tennessee

Published Jul. 4 2017

One day after breaking his leg, Greg Emerson announced his commitment to the University of Tennessee.

Many react with anger, frustration to dropped arson charges in Gatlinburg wildfire

Published Jun. 30 2017

Community reaction to prosecutors dropping arson charges against two teens in the Gatlinburg wildfire was swift Friday afternoon, with many...

Sens. Alexander, Corker back decision to delay vote on Obamacare repeal

Published Jun. 28 2017

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker applauded GOP leaders Tuesday for delaying a vote on legislation to repeal and replace...

Judge lifts blackout on Gatlinburg wildfire records [video, photos]

Published Jun. 28 2017

For weeks, state officials sat on and kept secret a judge's ruling that government records on the handling of the...

University of Tennessee lecturer fired after student alleges racism, retaliation

Published Jun. 21 2017

A University of Tennessee at Knoxville lecturer has been fired after a student challenged her teachings on slave history then...

Sen. Bob Corker: U.S. looking at North Korea travel ban after Ohio college student's death

Published Jun. 20 2017

The United States could ban Americans from traveling to North Korea in light of the death of Ohio college student...

Is Grundy County man serving life sentence for another man's crime?

Published May. 22 2017

Adam Clyde Braseel clocked out of work, borrowed his mother's car and headed to the mountain for a weekend of...

Opinions divided over Small Modular Reactor site in Oak Ridge

Published May. 16 2017

Opinion is closely divided on the Small Modular Reactor proposed for a Clinch River site by the Tennessee Valley Authority,...

Knox County Schools sets meeting in response to rash of student suicides

Published May. 3 2017

Three Farragut High School students committed suicide this semester, including two within the past month, prompting Knox County Schools officials...

Plans for Oak Ridge expansion accelerating

Published May. 3 2017

From the empty space in the linear accelerator building to the giant mound of dirt out back, it's clear Oak...

Man sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty in Maryville, Tenn., officer's ambush death

Published May. 2 2017

It wasn't the word "guilty" -- spoken Monday by the man who fatally shot her husband -- that drove Britteni...

One year later, cause of fatal Sevier County helicopter crash remains mystery

Published Apr. 5 2017

One year after a sightseeing helicopter went down in a field behind a Sevier County outlet mall, killing four passengers...

Researchers aim to do post-wildfire studies in Smokies

Published Apr. 5 2017

GATLINBURG, Tenn. — Karen Hughes, on her knees with her face just about touching the ground, is observing a tiny...

Funding future cloudy for Chickamauga Lock

Published Mar. 29 2017

Funding for the $755 million Chickamauga Lock Replacement Project has had an at-times shaky past and, with President Donald Trump's...

UT trustees to consider bonuses, student code of conduct

Published Mar. 28 2017

The University of Tennessee board of trustees this week will consider changes to the student code of conduct at UT...

University of Tennessee to attempt to beat world record human letter T

Published Mar. 21 2017

The University of Tennessee will be the site of a world record attempt next week during an effort to form...

Vols get No. 5 seed, date with Dayton in Louisville, Ky.

Published Mar. 14 2017

Tennessee got a higher seed and a shorter trip to start the NCAA women's basketball tournament.

Two teens face charges in East Tennessee high-speed chase

Published Mar. 13 2017

Two teenage boys are facing charges of auto theft after allegedly stealing a van from the Smoky Mountain Children's Home...