Legal and Public Notices for the week of July 4, 2016

  SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE   Sale at public auction will be on August 8, 2016 on or about 11:00AM local time, at the North door, Knox County Courthouse, Knoxville, Tennessee, conducted by the Substitute Trustee as identified and set forth herein below, pursuant to Deed of Trust executed by ROBERT K. GALYON AND AMANDA GALYON, […]

July classes at Appalachian Arts Craft Center

Appalachian Arts Craft Center in Norris, TN is offering the following classes in July: Salvage Jewelry with Sarah Brobst, Felted Rug with Becky Walker, Pottery for Teenagers with Katie Cottrell, and Pottery on the Wheel with Sandra McEntire. Visit the Center or call 865-494-9854 to register. FEATURED TENNESSEE ARTIST WORKSHOP! SALVAGE JEWELRY, with Sarah Brobst, […]

Thackerson is an early bird (Eagle) at Carson-Newman

By Steve Williams Tyler Thackerson already has turned a page on the new chapter in his life. The record-setting Clinton High quarterback has begun preparation for his first year at Carson-Newman University. “Since I reported to Carson-Newman in early June, my main focus has been completing two summer classes, working out every day and to […]

July 2016 Events at the Blount County Public Library

For mid-summer activities, keep in mind that the library is a great place for fun, educational events and activities—for all ages: Adults, Teens and Children!  This year’s Summer Reading Program will run through July 30, and it’s not too late to join in this year’s themes of wellness, fitness and sports. Take the entire family […]

Knoxville Symphony Free July 4th Concert

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will host the KSO 32nd Annual Free Pilot Flying J Independence Day Concert on Monday, July 4, 2016 on the Performance Lawn at World’s Fair Park at 8:00 p.m. (free to attend; no tickets are required). Music Director Aram Demirjian (AIR-um Deh-MUR-jun) will conduct the Orchestra in patriotic music as part […]

Transfer Station to begin rate changes

Rate and policy changes at the City of Knoxville’s Transfer Station, located at 1033 Elm St., are scheduled to go into effect on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016.   The Transfer Station facility collects a wide variety of solid waste materials, including tires, building materials, construction/demolition debris, and other materials not permitted in daily garbage collections per Waste Connections guidelines. […]

Holiday weekend brings few interruptions of City services

While City offices will be closed for the Independence Day holiday on Monday, July 4, Waste Connections will run regularly scheduled residential garbage and recycling routes.   Similarly, downtown trash and recycling will be collected on its regular schedule throughout the holiday weekend.   City recycling centers also will be open during regular operating hours […]

Tennessee Highway Patrol announces holiday weekend enforcement strategy

State Troopers to Utilize Data-Driven Enforcement to Reduce Traffic Fatalities The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) will conduct a variety of traffic safety initiatives and utilize data-driven enforcement strategies during the Fourth of July holiday period to help reduce serious injury and fatal crashes across the state. The traffic safety campaign will begin at 12:01 a.m. […]