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On Saturday, you'll be able to walk inside the newly restored "Clinchfield 100." On Saturday, you'll be able to walk inside the newly restored "Clinchfield 100."

Historic "Clinchfield 100" rail car open for tours this weekend


The public will get a rare look inside a piece of railroad history this weekend.On Saturday, the newly restored "Clinchfield 100" will be open for tours.  Back in May, News Channel 11 reported on the restoration of the famous car, the "Clinchfield Railroad Business Car 100," which served as the Clinchfield Railroad President's car. More>>

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Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica arrives in Pigeon Forge Video included

A half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial arrived in Pigeon Forge Wednesday ahead of a multi-day salute to America's veterans. More>>

Get into the school spirit with #WJHL's Friday Morning Kickoff!

Use #WJHLKick to become a part of our pep rally! Use #WJHLKick to become a part of our pep rally!

Are you ready for high school football? News Channel 11's Kasey Marler, Anna Zook and Meteorologist Jeremy Eisenzophf will be kicking things off Friday morning at 5:00 a.m. with a LIVE preview of the Daniel Boone and Elizabethton High School game Friday night.Do you want to rally for your school to be featured in our morning show pep rally. We need your help. Show us your school spirit by using the hashtag #WJHLKickoff to tell us where we should hold our ultimate pep rally each week.Each week... More>>

Tweetsie Trail Trek Tongue Twister Challenge Video included


How many times can you say Tweetsie Trail Trek within 15 seconds?  We want to know. All it takes is three easy steps.  More>>

Internet names local Missouri mall commercial worst ad ever made


Could this be the worst commercial ever? The Internet believes so. More>>

Cosmonauts on 6-hour spacewalk for space station maintenance Video included


During the six-and-a-half-hour spacewalk, the pair will launch a small satellite and install and retrieve science experiments. More>>

88th Annual Appalachian Fair kicks off!


Monday August 18th marks the kickoff of the 88th Annual Appalachian Fair! More>>

Guitarist of Matchbox 20 opens blowout salon in Brentwood Video included

Cherry Blow Dry Bar on Old Hickory Boulevard in Brentwood Cherry Blow Dry Bar on Old Hickory Boulevard in Brentwood
Updated: Aug 14, 2014 05:38 PM

The guitarist of popular rock band Matchbox 20 and his wife opened a blowout salon this August in Brentwood off Old Hickory Boulevard. More>>

Robin Williams' daughter receives disturbing photos of dad on social media

From left, Susan Schneider, Robin Williams, and Zelda Williams at the premiere of "Happy Feet Two".  (AP Photo/Katy Winn) From left, Susan Schneider, Robin Williams, and Zelda Williams at the premiere of "Happy Feet Two". (AP Photo/Katy Winn)

Robin Williams' daughter Zelda has decided to take a break from Twitter and Instagram after receiving disturbing altered photos of her dad and upsetting comments on her social media accounts. More>>

Dierks Bentley to rock Bristol Motor Speedway

Country superstar Dierks Bentley will rock Bristol Motor Speedway during August race week.

PHOTOS: Inside Bass Pro Shops, Uncle Buck's Fishbowl and Grill


Bass Pro Shops is still under construction, but that did not stop officials from allowing News Channel 11’s cameras in to see its progress.Our cameras caught a sneak peak of the inside of the store and Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl and Grill. More>>

PHOTOS: Robin Williams, boisterous comedy star, dead at 63


He was the funniest guy in the room, something that made it all the harder for friends and fans to accept that beneath that reservoir of frenetic energy and seemingly endless good humor resided demons so dark they could push Robin Williams to suicide. More>>

Lady Antebellum to headline Nashville New Year's bash

Grammy-winning country trio Lady Antebellum will headline the sixth annual Jack Daniel's New Year's Eve Bash in Nashville. More>>

Ethel Kennedy challenges Obama for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


As videos of Americans dumping buckets of ice over their heads dominate social media, Ethel Kennedy calls on President Barack Obama to take the challenge. More>>

'The Lion King' Broadway cast wows in crowded NYC subway performance


The Broadway cast of 'The Lion King' performed on a busy NYC subway in June, and it's recently gone viral on YouTube.


Mad Men's Vincent Kartheiser secretly weds Alexis Bledel

Pete Campbell and Rory Gilmore are married! More>>

Long-time Grand Ole Opry photographer's work on display in LA Video included

The work of Les Leverett, long-time photographer for the Grand Ole Opry, will be on display in LA before moving to Washington D.C. More>>

New look for 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' raises brows


To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Roald Dahl’s classic book, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” Penguin Books has released a new cover redesign. More>>

'The internet' wants Weird Al in Super Bowl halftime show


He already has a song stockpile to make fun of nearly every quirk in the game: overweight linemen (Fat); muscled jocks who give painfully bad interviews (Word Crimes). More>>

Selena Gomez blames parking lot accident on paparazzi

Selena Gomez reportedly backed into another car in a 7-Eleven parking lot over the weekend, but it was only because the paparazzi were distracting her, she claims. More>>

Taylor Swift surprises RI boy in hospital Video included

Taylor Swift sang for Jordan Nickerson, of Pawtucket, at Boston Children's Hospital on Sunday. Taylor Swift sang for Jordan Nickerson, of Pawtucket, at Boston Children's Hospital on Sunday.

A 6-year old boy from Rhode Island battling a life-threatening illness gets a special visit from pop star Taylor Swift. More>>

Beyonce addresses elevator dustup in new remix featuring Nicki Minaj

Beyonce and Jay Z are soldiering through their On the Run tour in the midst of divorce rumors, and Beyonce, for one, is only fanning the gossip flames. More>>

Keith Urban releases statement about alleged rape at recent concert

The Nashville Edge reporting Keith Urban has released a statement regarding events at his July 26 Boston-area concert, where an 18-year-old Boston man was arrested and charged with raping a 17-year-old woman on the lawn of Xfinity Center. More>>

Former Johnny Cash home may be transformed into recovery center Video included


The current owner of the former Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash property said he has plan to transform the Hendersonville property into a recovery center for women battling eating disorders. More>>

Iggy Azalea has a cameo in Fast & Furious 7

Iggy Azalea will make a cameo in the upcoming Fast & Furious 7, according to star Vin Diesel. More>>

Alicia Keys is pregnant with second child

Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz are about to become proud parents again. More>>

Big Bang Theory production on hold during contract talks


Production for the widely popular CBS show, Big Bang Theory, is on hold. Contract negotiations have forced a halt in production for the eighth season. The stars for the show currently do not have new contracts and that means a delay to the new season.Warner Bros. Television which produces the comedy, was supposed to start production Wednesday, July 30. CBS renewed the show through the tenth season. CBS boss Nina Tassler said, "We're feeling very confident that everything will work out."The st... More>>

Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood put Calif. hideaway on market

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood purchased the 4,200 square-foot home in June 2008 for $4.95 million. More>>

Garth Brooks adds Atlanta stop to World Tour


It's official! Atlanta will be stop No. 2 and the first southern date on the Garth Brooks World Tour. More>>

Luke Bryan Farm Tour names Maple Lane Farms as opening show

The "Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2014" schedule was released Monday night, and a local corn maze has been featured as the site of the tour's opening show. More>>

VIDEO: Dobyns-Bennett High School Band performs during surprise squad giveaway

WJHL had quite a few friends Thursday who helped us celebrate Surprise Squad, including the Dobyns-Bennett High School Band.  More>>

Palace guards play 'Game of Thrones' theme


The performance by the uniformed guard of Buckingham Palace gave a regal feel to the opening music of the HBO show about the fictional Westeros.


Your Week in Viral Videos: A woman not to be messed with


American Ninja Warrior hasn’t gotten as much publicity in the preceding five years as it has in the last five days, thanks to former gymnast Kacy Catanzaro, the first woman to qualify for the finals. More>>

Facebook, Nielsen will soon track your TV habits on tablets, smartphones

Attempting to get a better grasp on how many television shows consumers are watching on mobile devices, the Nielsen company is partnering up with Facebook in order to track television viewing habits of U.S. consumers.

Riders rescued from Transformers ride at Universal Studios


Guests at Universal Studios in Orlando were rescued from a Transformers ride.


Portland-based ad agency creates viral ad for Derek Jeter swan song


As the World Series-winning shortstop makes his last lap around baseball stadiums this summer, Portland-based ad agency Wieden and Kennedy is helping Nike's Jordan Brand pay tribute to the living legend. More>>

In hot pursuit: Internet swoons over San Francisco's 'Hot Cop'


Some people in San Francisco are actually willing to be arrested by the latest internet sensation, the Hot Cop of Castro. More>>

Fun Fest 2014 activity, entertainment guide Video included


Tri-Cities residents will have plenty to do for the next few days, as Kingsport kicks off its 34th annual Fun Fest. More>>

PIX! Join in the fun of Throwback Thursday; send us your photos

Throwback Thursday: send photos to pix@wjhl.com. Throwback Thursday: send photos to pix@wjhl.com.

It's almost Throwback Thursday! Send us "vintage" photos of you, your friends and your family. More>>

Your Week in Music: We can't 'Let it go' when it comes to 'Frozen'


The year's best-selling tunes start with a chilly anthem, plus a dream Coldplay collaboration and a hip-hop violinist, in Your Week in Music. More>>

Letterman storms off interview with Joan Rivers


David Letterman gave Joan Rivers a dose of her own medicine during an interview.


44th annual Jonesborough Days under way Video included


The sound of the kids' train rolling along Main Street, can only mean one thing - Jonesborough Days are here. It has become an annual Fourth of July tradition for many in our region. More>>

Your Week in Music: Aretha Franklin, Andre 3000 is the strange collaboration you've been waiting for


Aretha Franklin and Andre 3000 collaborate on new (old) tunes, stream the new Sia album and Colbie Caillat's big leap, in Your Week in Music.

Johnson City schedule for 29th Annual Pepsi Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Video included


Pepsi and the City of Johnson City are sponsoring the 29th Annual Independence Day Fireworks Celebration on the grounds of Freedom Hall Civic Center. This year’s event will be held on Friday, July 4.  More>>

Christian musicians sue pop star Katy Perry over copyright

A group of Christian hip-hop musicians is suing pop singer Katy Perry and her record label in federal court in St. Louis, claiming that the hit song "Dark Horse" infringes on their copyright of a 2008 song. More>>

2014 BET Awards nominees, winners


The full list of nominees and winners for the 2014 BET Awards. More>>

Source: Jenny McCarthy exiting 'The View' after Sherri Shepherd announces she's leaving the show

A person familiar with changes at "The View" said that Jenny McCarthy is leaving as co-host after one season. More>>

Your Week in Pop Culture: Dave Chappelle returns to stage, internet finds documentary


A fabled online documentary on Dave Chappelle resurfaces just as he makes his comeback, Gordon Ramsey closes the doors on Kitchen Nightmares, no more Bow Wow and more this week in pop culture. More>>

Your Week in Music: Robert Plant makes comeback with new band, new sound


Rock legend Robert Plant makes a comeback with a new less-Zeppelin band, the BET Awards are here and what could be the next YouTube star in this week's Your Week in Music.

Toby Keith's bar in Syracuse owes $250K in taxes


The New York location of country music star Toby Keith's chain of restaurants owes more than a quarter-million dollars in sales taxes to the state. More>>

Kimberly Perry, of The Band Perry, marries MLB star JP Arencibia Video included

 Kimberly Perry, the lead singer of The Band Perry tied the knot in her hometown. Kimberly Perry, the lead singer of The Band Perry tied the knot in her hometown.

Greeneville is abuzz with excitement and News Channel 11 has a clue as to why. Kimberly Perry, the lead singer of The Band Perry has tied the knot.  More>>

Your Week in Music: Can't make it to Bonnaroo? Stream it from your favorite chair


See Bonnaroo without the camping, traffic and bathroom lines, free (yes, free!) music from Colbie Caillat and more tunes from the King of Pop, this week in music.


Creepy Things Kids Say


Kids can say some pretty creepy things.Vague threats, hints of past lives, seeing things that aren't there and even alluding to possession. More>>

Brad Paisley uses fan's GoPro camera to jam on guitar


Brad Paisley grabbed a fan's Go-Pro camera and used it as a guitar slide during a live show, creating a memorable video.

VIRAL VIDEO: Hip hop kittens jam to new home


Tulip and Daisy's foster parents, who are struggling to find these two a home, created a video of these two head bopping to the hip-hop song "Turn Down for What." More>>

Brad Paisley posts mocking selfies with Westboro Baptist protesters


Paisley, who was playing Sunday night at the Cricket Wireless Amphitheater in Bonner Springs, posted photos and videos to his Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. More>>

Ann Davis, 'Brady Bunch' actress, dies after fall


Ann B. Davis, known for her role as housekeeper Alice on the hit show The Brady Bunch, has died.

Bret Michaels ends concert, receiving treatment for medical emergency


Michaels was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as a child and has used his platform to raise money for diabetes research. More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: This Cat Says "Hey"


Hey! This cat can talk. More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: Cat Meets Baby For First Time Video included


This cat wasn't quite sure of what to make of the new addition to the family. More>>

Don Cheadle to film Miles Davis biopic in Cincinnati Video included


"Miles Ahead," starring Don Cheadle, Ewan McGregor and Zoe Saldana, is a biographical film that explores the life and music of American jazz musician Miles Davis. More>>

Cinco de Mayo: By the numbers


Contrary to popular belief, Cinco de Mayo isn't Mexican Independence Day. This year marks the 150th anniversary of the event that inspired the celebration.

Judge orders juvenile court to send Joe Brown's case to appeals court Video included


Judge Paul Summers remanded Judge Joe Brown's case back to juvenile court and directed juvenile court to send the case to the appeals court in Jackson, Tenn. More>>

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