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Tenn. high court to hear faith-healing case

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by a Loudon County woman who tried to heal her daughter's cancer through prayer.

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Little Michigan community roots for home team


(WBIR) It is not just the Tennessee Vols who have Michigan on their minds. Many other East Tennesseans have ties to the Mitten state.

UPDATE: All lanes reopened after Loudon Co. I-75 crash

Update 12:52 am:

(WBIR) Crews have reopened all lanes on I-75 in Loudon County following a multiple vehicle crash Monday morning.

Update 11:53 am:

(WBIR) Crews have just opened one southbound lane on I-75 in Loudon County following a multiple vehicle crash Monday morning.

Previous Story:

(WBIR) Dispatchers confirmed crews have shut down southbound I-75 in Loudon County for a reported crash among several vehicles.

Loudon deputy remembered on 10th anniversary of his death

It's been ten years since a Loudon County deputy was killed in the line of duty.

A large crowd, which numbered up to 150 people or so, gathered outside the Loudon Couny Justice Center Wednesday morning, to remember Deputy Jason Scott, who was shot while responding to a domestic call on March 12, 2004.

Sheriff Tim Guider spoke to the group, which included law enforcement officers, family members, and friends.

Mother charged with trying to kill son with special needs

A Loudon mother is charged with trying to kill the son who was dependent on her for his care.

According to the Loudon Police Department, Martha Brewer, 51, was charged with attempted first degree murder on Sunday. Her arrest came after police were called in a home on Elm Lane for a reported suicide attempt.

Earthquake rumbles Loudon early Thursday morning

(WBIR) Did you feel the rumble this morning?

U.S. Geological Survey reported that a 2.6-magnitude earthquake shook Loudon seconds before 3:30 a.m. Thursday.

The earthquake's intensity was considered weak, but was registered as far as Atlanta.