Priority schools are the schools that perform in the bottom 5 percent in
the state in terms of academic achievement. They are located in
Memphis, as well as Davidson, Hamilton, Hardeman and Knox counties.
WBIR archive video from 1985 tells the story of a drug
dealer who fell to his death after his parachute failed to open. A
South Knoxville homeowner found the man's body in his yard surrounded by millions of dollars in cocaine.
According to Captain D.J. Corcoran with the Knoxville Fire Department, KFD,
the Knoxville Volunteer Rescue Squad, Rural/Metro, Knoxville Police
were called to a reported drowning at the quarry at Ft. Dickerson Park
in South Knoxville around 12:30 on Wednesday.