About Rachel Kilroy
BiographyRachel Kilroy is a recent graduate from Kent State University with a degree in applied communications. She enjoys photography, Cleveland sports (and Notre Dame), cooking, adventuring and being crafty. Fun fact: Rachel was hit by two foul balls in the same night by Johnny Peralta. Since then, she has vowed never to visit Detroit.
Time-lapse of Charlie Daniel cartoon
Published 03/12/2014 at 5:30 a.m.
Charlie Daniel has been a cartoonist for more than 50 years, and has been with the News Sentinel since 1992.
Trending: Rachel Kilroy: Oscars selfie was all business
Published 03/08/2014 at 7 p.m.
Last weekend’s broadcast of the Oscars gave us much to talk about. There was that moment when John Travolta mispronounced Idina Menzel’s name, calling her Adela Dazeem. Or perhaps when Zac Efron described best song nominee Karen O as an ...
UT students get hands-on lesson in ice carving
Published 03/07/2014 at 7:32 p.m.
Despite the 60-degree March temperatures Friday afternoon, some University of Tennessee students felt downright wintry outside the UT Conference Center downtown.
Swings of cold weather to pass through until April
Published 02/26/2014 at 4:09 p.m.
While experiencing temperatures in the upper 60’s over the past weekend, East Tennessee got a glimpse of spring. Since then, an arctic air mass has brought back bitterly cold temperatures.
Trending: Rachel Kilroy: Creator says his game too addictive
Published 02/15/2014 at 7 p.m.
The most recent sensation to hit the app store has created an overwhelming and unexpected addiction.
TN bill calls for electric chair if lethal injection unavailable
Published 02/13/2014 at 3:24 p.m.
A bill filed last week would mandate electrocutions for all executions if lethal injection is not available.
Great Smoky Mountain National Park Quarter to be released soon
Published 01/23/2014 at 3:40 p.m.
The United States Mint announced that they will be producing a Great Smoky Mountain National Park Quarter as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters Program.
Watchful Eye: Property crimes increase near Broadway
Published 01/08/2014 at 5 p.m.
This week's Watchful Eye on property crimes shows more activity than usual near Broadway just north of Central. The incidents mainly involve vehicle burglaries, but there was also some vandalism.
Trending: Rachel Kilroy: Get connected, carry out this year’s resolutions
Published 01/04/2014 at 7 p.m.
It’s the start of a new year, which means making brand-new resolutions or maybe just extending last year’s. Regardless, you want to make a lifestyle change, and that’s great!
Popular stories on govolsxtra.com in 2013
Published 12/31/2013 at 5 a.m.
We reviewed our stats for GoVolsXtra.com and looked for the most viewed news item each week in 2013. Below you will find an abstract from each story, the date it was published and a link to read it again.
Popular stories on knoxnews.com in 2013
Published 12/31/2013 at 5 a.m.
We reviewed our stats for knoxnews.com and looked for the most viewed news item each week in 2013. Below you will find an abstract from each story, the date it was published and a link to read it again.
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