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Elizabethton couple not among Americans leaving cruise ship after wife tests positive for coronavirus
Posted on Sunday February 16, 2020

(WJHL) – Dr. Arnold and Jeannie Hopland of Elizabethton are not among the Americans leaving the Diamond Princess cruise ship off the coast of Japan today on evacuation flights to the United States. The reason – Japanese health officials say Mrs. Hopland has tested positive for coronavirus. Those details coming in just moments ago during […]

Forecast: A Few Clouds and Mild Temperatures on This President’s Day
Posted on Thursday October 01, 1953

Be sure to follow the WATE 6 On Your Side Storm Team: Matt Hinkin on Facebook and Twitter  Ken Weathers on Facebook and Twitter Justin Kiefer on  Facebook and Twitter Victoria Cavaliere on Facebook and Twitter Mostly cloudy skies tonight with an isolated shower.  This Morning:Partly cloudy skies. Not as chilly. Low: 39°.  Monday: Cloudy skies with a few breaks of sun. Mild. High: 61°. […]

WATCH: Two homes collapse after landslide in Hardin County
Posted on Sunday February 16, 2020

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) – Hardin County Fire Department reporting two homes have collapsed after a landslide along the Tennessee River on Glendale Road in Savannah, Tenn. on Sunday. The department’s initial report saying that crews arrived to 4870 Glendale Road after a landslide along the Tennessee River in the area of Chalk Bluff where […]

Man claims racial discrimination at local fitness center
Posted on Sunday February 16, 2020

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – A local scientist claims to have faced racial discrimination at a Knoxville gym. Dr. Vinit Sharma says it happened at Fort Sanders Health and Fitness Center on Wednesday. He’s claiming that when he put his belongings on a bench, someone immediately threw them on the floor. Dr. Sharma says when he […]

6 people transported to hospital following head-on collision on Strawberry Plains Pike
Posted on Sunday February 16, 2020

KNOX COUNTY (WATE) – A head-on crash sent 6 people to the hospital Sunday morning on Strawberry Plains Pike. The crash happened at 9:35 a.m. in the 4300-block of Strawberry Plains Pike. Rural Metro, Knox County Rescue and AMR all responded to the crash. A total of 6 people were transported to the hospital with […]

Claiborne Progress · Civitas Media


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

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