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How are you getting in the Halloween spirit this year?

How are you getting in the Halloween spirit this year?

October is finally here, so are you getting your home in the Halloween spirit?  

We would love to see & share your SPOOKTACULAR decorations, creepy crafts, and homemade costumes! Just e-mail them to WhereYouLive@wbir.com.  Don't forget to tell us where you live!

 

Students help restore mussels to East Tennessee river

Students help restore mussels to East Tennessee river

A collaborative effort is underway to restore the health of the Powell River and save endangered species.

Sara Collins is one of the Lincoln Memorial University students who helped map the Powell River to find the best spots to release thousands of mussels.

"I'm hoping with this we bring back some of the mussels that used to be here and that they can thrive and make the river better," Sara Collins said.

50% off Swinging Bridge Adventure for 2 at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

50% off Swinging Bridge Adventure for 2 at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

Today Deal Chicken is offering 50% off Swinging Bridge Adventure for 2 at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park in Sevierville!

This safe yet exhilarating activity will have you close to wildlife and one with nature as you cross the Bridge to Prosperity to a covered walking bridge, leading into the Lost Mine Falls trail and finally the Cliffhanger Swinging Bridge where you’ll peer 60 feet below into the pooling water from above the falls. This hour-long experience will leave you feeling alive and vibrant.

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Kids found in 'horrendous' conditions

Kids found in 'horrendous' conditions

Three children have been removed from a Grainger County home that was the scene of a drug raid, and the sheriff says they were living in "horrendous" conditions. The raid happened at a home on Gray Road in Rutledge.

Several agencies including the TBI, Grainger County deputies and Rutledge police raided the home of John and Eddie Mullins on Thursday. The raid came after a two-year investigation. They say inside they found weapons, drugs, cash and children.

Mom: Shelter won't euthanize family dog after attack

Mom: Shelter won't euthanize family dog after attack

A Union County mom and dad want their family dog euthanized after an attack.  They said the Union County Humane Society will not fulfill their request.

Ali and Kelley Aljumaily's 4-year-old daughter, Briseis, was attacked by the family's coon hound Saturday morning.  Briseis was sitting cross-legged on the family's back porch with blood in her lap when Kelley rushed toward the commotion.  The parents said their daughter did not cause the attack.

The child received more than 200 staples and stitches along with a five-night hospital stay.

Kentucky man killed in Claiborne County coal mine

A Kentucky coal miner lost his life in East Tennessee Wednesday morning while doing his job.

The accident happened around 5:45 a.m. in the Kopper Glo deep coal mine. The mine sits off of Highway 90 in the Clairfield community in Claiborne County.

When the Claiborne County Sheriff's Department got the call, they believed Jeremy Perkins, 32 of Wallins Creek, KY, was trapped deep inside the coal mine.

After nearly an hour on curvy mountain roads, they arrived to find him dead on the scene.