Dr. Jerry Punch to headline Tennessee Baseball Luncheon

  DR. JERRY PUNCH TO HEADLINE TENNESSEE BASEBALL LUNCHEON   KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – CBS and ESPN analyst Dr. Jerry Punch will be the guest speaker at the second Tennessee Baseball Luncheon of the year, set to be held Thursday, April 18 at noon in the MVP Club Room at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.   Tickets for the […]

Sarah Moore Greene Magnet Elementary School Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE: Reggie Mosley, Principal of Sarah Moore Greene Magnet Elementary School, is hosting a Parent and Community Meeting on Thursday, April 11 at 6 p.m. to discuss the collective goals and aspirations for the school.  The school is located at 3001 Brooks Road. Please note that two or more Board of Education members may […]

KPD free child car seat checkpoint

The Knoxville Police Department will conduct a free child car seat checkpoint this Saturday (April 13, 2013) from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at 917 E. Fifth Avenue.  According to the National Highway Traffic & Safety Administration (NHTSA), 80% of all child restraints are used incorrectly.  During the KPD checkpoint, child car seats will be […]

Crayola Picks Carter Elementary Student’s Art for National Exhibit

Faith Bonds, a fifth grade student at Carter Elementary School, created artwork that was chosen by Crayola for permanent exhibit at the U.S. Department of Education national headquarters in Washington, D.C., and its regional offices across the country. It was one of 36 pieces selected for a collection of children’s original art and their statements […]

April FCB&PA meeting

The Fountain City Business and Professional Association meeting is Wednesday, April 10 at Central Baptist Church. Meetings are held at 11:45 a.m. in the second Wednesday of each month. Speakers: Tim Richardson – Author and Certified Speaking Professional Topic:  Engage, Empower, Enrich: Making Work Work for Everyone Having trouble motivating Millenials? Does OLD school thinking kill creativity? Can’t seem […]

New Harvest Park Farmers Market kicks off 2013 season

It’s farmers market season in Knox County! The New Harvest Park Farmers Market kicks off its 2013 season this Thursday, April 11 from 3 to 6 p.m. at 4775 New Harvest Lane, just past the Target shopping center on Washington Pike. This is the first farmers market to open in Knox County, and will take […]

Upcoming Civil War Talk

Come celebrate the Knoxville Civil War Roundtable’s 30th Anniversary! On Tuesday, April 9, 2013, the Roundtable will host noted author, professor and Civil War historian Brian S. Wills, Ph.D as its speaker. At 8:00 p.m., Dr. Wills will speak on the topic “Gen. George H. Thomas: As True as Steel.” In addition to the superb […]

6th Annual Law Enforcement Memorial 5k

The 6th Annual Law Enforcement Memorial 5k will be held on May 11 at 8:00 a.m. at Volunteer Landing. Proceeds of the event benefit the establishment of a law enforcement memorial in Knoxville. Runners may pre-register by visiting www.knoxlemr.com. Same-day registration will be available from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. on the day of the race. […]

Welcome Home!

By Dr. Jim Ferguson I have always had a sense of wanderlust.  And I have been blessed and able to exercise this passion for travel.  They say that people’s dogs often look like their masters.  My dog Jack is a feist, a terrier breed.  He really doesn’t look like me, but perhaps he has my […]