East Tennessee Kidney Foundation hosts third annual ‘Vols for Kidneys’ Golf Classic

East Tennessee Kidney Foundation hosts third annual ‘Vols for Kidneys’ Golf Classic

Former University of Tennessee football players will join the third annual East Tennessee Kidney Foundation “Vols for Kidneys” Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 28.   Former UT athletes, including Will Overstreet, Fred White and Eddie Moore, will participate on four-player teams.   The winning team will be awarded a $100 Cherokee Country Club gift card […]

Two new areas scheduled for mosquito spraying

Two new areas scheduled for mosquito spraying

The latest lab report has confirmed the presence of West Nile Virus (WNV) in mosquitoes in portions of East Knoxville and North Knox County. Following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention protocol, the Knox County Health Department (KCHD) will spray for mosquitoes in the Milligan Street area of East Knoxville and the East Emory Road […]

Senior fall prevention series begins Monday

Senior fall prevention series begins Monday

Balance screenings and fall prevention presentations are scheduled for the following weeks at four Knox County senior centers. All events are free and open to the public, but registration is required by calling 865-541-4500.   Seminar Schedule: Monday, September 21 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the South Knoxville Senior Center, 6729 Martel Lane […]

Debate Watch Party

Debate Watch Party

Continuing on the very successful first Republican Presidential Primary Watch Party, community activist and local business leader Richard Esparza is once again organizing a Republican debate watch party. Everyone is encouraged to attend. The debate watch will be begin at 7:20 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16 at Bailey’s Knoxville in the back area with the big screen tv and surround […]

LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED IN CUMBERLAND AVENUE CORRIDOR

LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED IN CUMBERLAND AVENUE CORRIDOR

From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today through Friday, Sept. 18, anticipate intermittent short-term partial closures on a section of 17th Street near White Avenue and Clinch Avenue as underground utilities are mapped out in preparation of new traffic signals being installed.   Then, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, a section […]