Elizabeth Sims, WBIR Channel 10

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Recent articles by Elizabeth:

Knoxville woman opens up about ending Appalachian Trail thru-hike early amid COVID-19 pandemic

Gretchen Pardon is not giving up on her dream and plans to return to the trail as soon as it is safe, even if it means waiting until next year. → Read More

East TN man back home from Japan after quarantine from coronavirus concern

Dr. Arnold Hopland tested negative for exposure but remained in Japan for two weeks to make sure he did not develop symptoms. → Read More

Remember their names | Family, friends share memories of lives lost in Putnam County tornado

Eighteen people lost their lives when a tornado swept through the Cookeville area early in the morning on Tuesday, March 3. → Read More

Trail log: Tracking Gretchen Pardon's Appalachian Trail thru-hike

We will be tracking her journey from Amicalola Falls, Georgia to Katahdin Mountain in Maine for the next 6 months with weekly updates. → Read More

Vols "Super Fan" celebrates milestone

It was Brent Anderson's 50th Lady Vols basketball game. → Read More

Knoxville woman takes on Appalachian Trail solo hike

Gretchen Pardon quit her job and packed her trail partner, Baby Yoda, for the nearly 2200-mile journey of a lifetime. → Read More

You Are Not Alone: Working moms

My name is Emily Palatinus. I'm a working mom and you are not alone. → Read More

You Are Not Alone: Abortion

One in four American women will terminate a pregnancy at some point in their lives. None of those women are alone. → Read More

You Are Not Alone: Infertility in men

My name is Jared Daugherty. My wife and I are struggling to have kids, and just want to let you know that you are not alone. → Read More

You are not alone

These stories are not meant to offend or to trigger arguments. They are meant to connect people through shared life experiences. → Read More

Sleep deprivation can put your teen's life at risk. Here's how you can help them

Teens need 8-10 hours of sleep per night, but studies suggest most do not, which carries health concerns including an increased risk of suicidal thoughts. → Read More

Farragut High School changes student culture with new class, HABIT dog

Since losing six students in 4 years to suicide, Farragut High School is making changes to redefine its culture and help students. → Read More

Want to jump on the Tennessee Titans bandwagon? Here's what you need to know before the AFC Championship

Whether you've been yelling 'Titan Up!' since birth or you are a brand new fan, it's never too late to join in the excitement. → Read More

By the numbers: Tennessee Titans in the AFC championship

The match-up against the Kansas City Chiefs will be the team's first AFC championship game appearance since 2002. → Read More

Cades Cove is closed for the winter. Here are some hikes and drives to fulfill your outdoor adventure needs

Cades Cove is closed for some winter construction projects, but that doesn't mean your outdoor adventure plans are ruined. → Read More

Knoxville man uses Facebook to find couple from his photo of downtown proposal

Randles snapped a quick photo of this lovely little moment and posted it on Facebook in hopes of finding them. → Read More

'Dolly Parton's America' producers share stories from putting podcast together

Jad Abumrad and Shima Oliaee talk about the nine-part podcast covering the life, career and legacy of Dolly Parton. → Read More

Farragut High School introduces changes to save young lives

After six students died by suicide in three years, Farragut High's new principal is putting a plan in place to change the culture at the school. → Read More

Abandoned Places: Stonecipher-Kelly House

Morgan County's oldest standing settlement house is a testament to Tennessee's formative years. Now, park rangers are working to make sure that history is not lost. → Read More

Abandoned Places: Sanitary Laundry Building

The Sanitary Laundry Building served the North Broadway corridor for nearly 70 years before it was abandoned. Now, it has a chance to rejoin the community. → Read More