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New life at Dancing Bear lodge, almost 2 years after fire


(WBIR-Townsend) A popular Townsend landmark opened its doors Friday for the first time since a devastating fire.

First responders file lawsuit against CSX for train derailment


Searchers find body of former Maryville Dr. killed in diving accident


 

Blount Co. Sheriff's office training largest class ever


Maryville students pick up laptops, iPads for school


(WBIR-Maryville) When school starts next month, every student attending Maryville City Schools will have a laptop or tablet to help them with their school work.

The school system is providing the devices, and started handing them out on Wednesday.

The technology is part of an initiative the district calls iREACH. The goal is to move the district from paper-based learning to digital learning.

Evacuation affected mail delivery, can be picked up today


(WBIR-Maryville) The train derailment, fire, and evacuation in Blount County on Thursday meant the U.S. Post Office couldn't deliver mail to some customers in the affected area.

Post office officials says people can pick up their mail on Friday at the Maryville Post Office, located at 226 Keller Lane, by 5:30 p.m. Friday.


Breaking: Train derailment, fire evacuates thousands near Maryville