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Forestry professor predicts subdued fall colors in Smokies

Oct. 9, 2019 4:56 AM EDT

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A forestry professor says the fall leaf colors in the Smoky Mountains will be more subdued this year. Wayne Clatterbuck tells The Daily Times that color changes probably won't happen until November. And when they come, they will likely be of short duration. The University of...

Mother pleads guilty to leaving young daughters alone in tub

Aug. 19, 2019 12:14 PM EDT

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman who left her two young daughters alone in a bathtub has pleaded guilty to aggravated child neglect and been sentenced to 25 years in prison. News outlets report 34-year-old Bethanie Carriker choked back tears when she entered her plea Monday in Blount County...