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KCS officials to discuss rezoning at public meeting Tuesday

KCS officials to discuss rezoning at public meeting Tuesday

Knox County Schools will again talk about elementary school rezoning Tuesday night during one of four public meetings.

Last week, officials met at Hardin Valley.

A new school in southwest Knox County will likely change district zones for several Knox County elementary schools, including A.L. Lotts Elementary, Farragut Primary and Intermediate, and Hardin Valley Elementary.

Tuesday, official will hold a public meeting at Farragut Intermediate School starting at 6:00.

East Tennesseans crowd UT campus for Hoda and Kathie Lee

East Tennesseans crowd UT campus for Hoda and Kathie Lee

The TODAY Show made a big splash in Big Orange Country Monday as Hota Kotb, Kathie Lee Gifford, Sara Haines and the rest of the fourth hour crew set up shop on the University of Tennessee's Knoxville campus.

"I was up until 2:30 last night in preparation for skipping class this morning," UT student Shelby Burchell said.

She joined her friends and hundreds of others on The Hill in front of Ayres Hall for the live broadcast of the fourth hour of the TODAY Show.

Hoda and Kathie Lee get a taste of Big Orange country

Hoda and Kathie Lee get a taste of Big Orange country

It was a scene over at the University of Tennessee Monday morning. The lawn of Ayers Hall had been transformed into a television wonderland, albeit a damp and soggy wonderland of orange.

People from all over came down to campus to be a part of the TODAY show. Kathie Lee and Hoda did not disappoint! From the moment they came toward us, Hoda was being sassy and shaking her orange and white pom poms right into the camera lens.

Kip Moore set to perform at UT Monday for 'Today'

Kip Moore set to perform at UT Monday for 'Today'

Kip Moore is set to share the spotlight with the University of Tennessee in Knoxville on Monday when he performs his two-week No. 1 song, "Somethin' 'Bout a Truck," on NBC's "Today" from the Big Orange's campus.

The performance is part of a the "Kathie Lee and Hoda Go Back to College" special.

The University of Tennessee won a contest to determine which school would be selected to host the morning show.

Moore says he's looking forward to the visit.

UT students have mixed opinions on PIKE punishment

UT students have mixed opinions on PIKE punishment

University of Tennessee students had mixed reactions hours after the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity was given an "indefinite suspension" of at least two years following a case of alcohol abuse on campus.

UT shuts down fraternity after alleged 'alcohol enema' incident

UT shuts down fraternity after alleged 'alcohol enema' incident

The University of Tennessee announced Friday it has suspended the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity indefinitely after the alleged "alcohol enema" incident last weekend.

The fraternity pleaded guilty to seven specific charges of misconduct related to an underage alcohol consumption incident on September 22 and two charges related to an incident on August 31. Charges were pending for that incident.

Former Lady Vols media director sues, claims Summitt was forced out

Former Lady Vols media director sues, claims Summitt was forced out

The University of Tennessee's former associate athletic director for media relations is suing the university and Athletic Director Dave Hart.