By Ray Hill Almost entirely forgotten today, Benton McMillin was one of the most popular politicians in Tennessee for decades. McMillin served in Congress for twenty years, two terms as Tennessee’s governor, and went on to serve as a diplomat. McMillin’s wife, Lucille, was also an accomplished lady who enjoyed a political career of her […]
By Steve Williams For years, Ed Irvin had a dynasty in high school girls volleyball. It’s no wonder he was a unanimous selection for induction into the Greater Knoxville Sports Halls of Fame’s Class of 2013. As a head coach in volleyball for 28 years, Irvin compiled a won-loss record of 723-327 and directed South-Doyle […]
By Ken Lay The Farragut High-Bearden High boys soccer rivalry has seen plenty of hotly contested and intense matches over the past several years. But Friday night, the latest chapter between Knoxville’s top Class AAA powerhouses proved to be anything but intriguing as the visiting Admirals posted a 6-0 victory over the Bulldogs at Bruce […]
This is a critical week for radio stations far and wide. Arbitron is the ratings system for radio…those ratings will be released this week. To quote Hall of Fame Coach Bill Parcells: “you are what your numbers say you are.”
Jenna and Her Cool Friends rocked the Art Museum this past Friday. “Alive after 5” is an amazing combination of music, food, art, and dancing, occurs throughout the year on Fridays at the museum. For more information, visit http://www.knoxart.org.
Photos from Orange and White Game can be found on our Facebook Page.
A Knox County administrator and a Tipton County principal are the latest recipients of University of Tennessee, Knoxville, awards that recognize outstanding education leaders in the state. Clifford Davis Jr., executive director of secondary education for Knox County Schools, is the recipient of the University Council for Educational Administration (UCEA) Excellence in Educational Leadership Award. […]
On Saturday at Neyland Stadium opportunity knocks for Team 117. The 2013 DISH Orange & White Game – set for a 2 p.m. start – offers a final chance for the Vols to get on the gridiron this spring and prove something. With that in mind, Thursday morning’s practice session – No. 14 this spring […]
A spokesperson for Megabus confirms that they no longer have a Nashville to Knoxville route. Instead they are now offering new routes from Knoxville to other destinations. The demand for Nashville was not strong enough.
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