5 things to know this morning

(WVLT) -- Here are the top five stories from Local 8 News to get you out the door this morning:

1. Tennessee wins over Miss. State, moves on in SEC tournament

After a game that was close until the final buzzer, the Vols triumphed over the Miss. State Bulldogs 62-59 Friday night.

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2. Knoxville firefighters respond to evacuated Downtown Knoxville restaurant

J.C. Holdway, the nationally recognized restaurant located at 501 Union Avenue in Downtown Knoxville, was evacuated Friday night when it filled with smoke.

The condominiums located on the floors above the restaurant in the building were also evacuated.

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3. Gunman takes hostages at Calif. veterans home, won’t answer police

A gunman slipped into an employee going-away party at the largest veterans home in the United States and took three people hostage Friday morning in a shootout and standoff that has kept the sprawling California grounds locked down for hours, authorities and family members said.

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4. Crossville Police search for wanted man on the run

The Crossville Police Department is searching for a man they say escaped from bail bond recovery agents near the area behind Woodmere Mall.

Crossville Police advised everyone in the area to "be sure to lock their doors, including all homes, outbuildings and vehicles."

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5. Authorities investigate body found in Cherokee Lake

Crews are investigating a body found in Cherokee Lake on Friday afternoon.

The body was reportedly noticed by a fisherman.

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