Back to School: Knox County school and law enforcement officials emphasize safety


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Knox County Schools and law enforcement officials are taking it slow and being safe as the start of the new school year approaches on Monday.

A new wrinkle this year is the state’s Hands Free Law, who regulates the use of phones while driving.


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WATE 6 On Your Side is your official back to school station. School Safety is a top priority for parents…and it is for WATE, too.

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