UPDATED: Hokies sign 19 players on National Signing Day
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 12:00:00 GMT
In-state wide receivers Jaden Payoute and Tayvion Robinson, a senior at Cox High in Virginia Beach, and offensive lineman Bryan Hudson, a Kentucky native, are expected to headline Tech's recruiting class In-state wide receivers Jaden Payoute and Tayvion Robinson, a senior at Cox High in Virginia Beach, and offensive lineman Bryan Hudson, a Kentucky native, are expected to headline Tech's recruiting class Here's a closer look at each of Virginia Tech 's signees. This blog will be updated throughout National Signing Day as the Hokies confirm Wednesday they've received letters of intent : [9:49 AM] Tech picks up what may be its final signee of the day from Ny'Quee Hawkins.
Knoxville leaders approve first vote on fix & release program to reduce feral cat population
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:40:45 GMT
Under the plan, the city would capture feral or roaming cats, fix and vaccinate them, notch their ears, and then release them back where they were caught. This would help control the feral cat population and stop the needless killing and crowding of shelters.
Fight for Cyntoia Brown's freedom continues
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:40:28 GMT
Celebrities are using their star power in support of a Tennessee woman, Cyntoia Brown, who is currently in prison, serving a life sentence for murdering a man that had bought her for sex when she was 16 years old.
Pointer girls soccer again honored as a Top 10 team in nation
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:37:56 GMT
For the second time in four years, the Sparrows Point girls soccer team will be honored as one of the top 10 teams in the nation. Both teams finished their seasons as undefeated state champions.
Cocke County High School teacher arrested for statutory rape
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:37:40 GMT
Wilson was charged with aggravated statutory rape, statutory rape by an authority figure, sexual battery by an authority figure and solicitation of a minor, according to officials. A Cocke County High School teacher was arrested after he was reported to have a sexual encounter with a 17-year-old female student, according to the Newport Police Department.
Live blog: College football early signing period
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:36:12 GMT
Kirby Smart, head coach of the Georgia football team, yells on the sidelines during the University of Georgia vs. Auburn University football game on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Georgia.
Prosecutor drops charges against handcuffed, beaten man
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:28:36 GMT
This undated photo released by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office shows Charles Toney. An attorney for the 25-year old says hospital records prove he suffered a collapsed lung and fractured ribs, nose and finger during his arrest on an outstanding warrant on Dec. 3, 2018.