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East Tenn remembers victims on 9/11 anniversary

East Tenn remembers victims on 9/11 anniversary

It will be a somber day Tuesday as we mark the 11th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks.

From Ground Zero, to the Pentagon, to a tranquil field in Pennsylvania, thousands will gather to remember those they lost. Nearly 3,000 people died in the attacks.

President Obama has proclaimed Tuesday "Patriot Day" and the "National Day of Service and Remembrance."

Thousands of Tennesseans have fought for our country since the 9/11 attacks.

10 About Town: September 7-9

10 About Town: September 7-9

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 7

Kenny Owens with Annabelle's Curse will perform on the WDVX Blue Plate Special. The free broadcast begins at noon at the Knoxville Visitor Center.

Turning trash into fashion

Turning trash into fashion

Keep Blount Beautiful (KBB) is celebrating 20 years of service by hosting a Recycled Elegance Trash Fashion Show and Celebration.

Recycled Elegance Trash Fashion Show's mission is to engage the community by creating fashion out of trash.

Material used in the construction of garments must be post-consumer, post-industrial, or post-agricultural waste. Trash destined for the landfill or recyclable items is preferred.

Grainger Co. Tomato Festival underway in Rutledge

Grainger Co. Tomato Festival underway in Rutledge

Farmers arrived at the campus of Rutledge Elementary and Middle School long before sunrise Friday to begin setting up for the annual Grainger County Tomato Festival.

The festival officially got underway for the public at noon Friday when farmers and vendors began selling produce for the "early shopping" period.  The festival gets into full swing Friday night with live music at the Grainger County Opree.

The festival runs through late Sunday afternoon.

Blount Memorial Hospital celebrating 65 years

Blount Memorial Hospital celebrating 65 years

A local hospital is celebrating a medical milestone.

On July 24th, 1947, Blount Memorial Hospital first opened its doors. 

Now, 65 years later, the hospital is looking back on all the work it took to make Blount Memorial a reality-- three years of planning, and an effort from the entire Blount County community.