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Smokies Stadium in Sevier County is hosting rising country star Oliver Anthony Thursday, and stadium officials are taking extra measures to handle the big crowd. “This will be the largest event ever held in the history of Smokies Stadium,” said Craig Jenkins, a spokesperson for the stadium.
A man is dead after a boat on Fort Loudoun Lake capsized near Fort Loudoun Dam which can be a dangerous place for boaters when water is spilling. WATE's Kristen Gallant spoke to one witness about what he saw and how this is the latest in what wildlife officials say are too many deaths near that dam every year.
The 4th annual Stacy Jacobi Home Showhouse is set to take place in Knoxville from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2. The showhouse is a 5,000-square-foot home located in Sequoyah Hills which showcases the work of local designers and artisans. The primary objective of the showhouse is to raise funds for the Adoption Center of Catholic Charities of East Tennessee (CCETN).