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No students on school bus that crashed in Jefferson Co.


No students were aboard a school bus that crashed in Jefferson County Monday morning, according to a dispatcher.

Jefferson County dispatch confirmed a bus and a car crashed in front of Jefferson Middle School on Highway 11 E. at about 7:40 a.m.

No word if anyone was hurt.

We'll update you on wbir.com and 10News as more information becomes available.


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Hiring center opens for new Morristown Walmart


A new East Tennessee Walmart is hiring hundreds of positions.

The new store in Morristown is expected to open next spring, but managers are already looking for approximately 300 workers to get the story ready for its grand opening. There are both full and part-time positions available.

A temporary hiring center is open at 1942 West Andrew Johnson Highway.

Cocke Co. man facing animal cruelty charges


Cocke County deputies arrested a man after officials found a dead dog on his property.

A local animal shelter asked deputies to check on several dogs at a home on Old 15th Road in Del Rio Wednesday afternoon.

Dog saved from starvation gets second chance


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S.C. man killed, children injured in I-40 crash


A Greenville, S.C., man was killed and two children injured early Monday when their vehicle veered off Interstate 40, went airborne and crashed in Cocke County.

Neither of the children, 5-year-old Riley Hartman and 4-year-old Mason Hartman, also of Greenville, were secured in child restraint devices as required by state law, according to a Tennessee Highway Patrol report by Trooper Eric Raines.

Authorities identified the deceased driver as Scott R. Hartman, 37. Hartman was not wearing a seat belt.

No one hurt in fire at Newport manufacturing building


No one was hurt but a Newport business was heavily damaged after a fire Wednesday morning.

American Appliance is located on Chemwood Drive. The business manufactures oven racks and employees 80 to 100 people.