UT Students Help Local Animal Shelter, Now Receiving Donations

Five students from the University of Tennessee have partnered with Young-Williams Animal Shelter to create a crowdfunding campaign, Fur Ever Vols, to better the lives of animals and continue to help Young-Williams’s mission to end pet homelessness. This group of students who want to give back to the Knoxville community have until December 5, 2017 […]

Norwood to Celebrate Community Thanksgiving

  Members of the Norwood community will gather for a Community Thanksgiving Celebration from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, at Norwood Middle School.   The Community Schools Initiative at Norwood Elementary School and Northwest Middle School are sponsoring this event in partnership with Knoxville Internationals Network and other local groups.   Neighbors, school […]

Workday at Old Gray

Old Gray Cemetery, located at 543 N Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37917, will have a community workday on Saturday, November 19th beginning at 9:30 a.m. Bring gardening tools and gloves.

Brunch and Learn: Seasonal Designs from Your Garden- November 16th

Join us at the UT Arboretum Auditorium on Thursday, November 16 for a light brunch from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. and demonstration on how to make wreaths and seasonal centerpieces using materials from your garden. We will look at ways to use magnolia, holly, nandina and many other garden plants in lovely seasonal and holiday […]

2,500 Mentors Needed for TN Promise

    With a record number of Tennessee students applying for TN Promise, tnAchieves, the partnering organization that administers Governor Haslam’s TN Promise locally, needs 2,500 volunteer mentors to ensure each student has a local support system.   This year more than 62,000 students applied for TN Promise! Each applicant is paired with a volunteer […]

CAREACTER STAR ATHLETES: WEEK 13 HONOREES

CAREACTER STAR ATHLETES: WEEK 13 HONOREES

    CHRIS AKPOROGHENE The King’s Academy   CHRIS ALMANZA West   TRE BROWN Knoxville Catholic   JAMES DAVIS Fulton   JOEY DIETZ Farragut   CODY ESTEP Grace Christian Academy   ISSAC HUBBARD Webb School   ELIJAH JETER Austin-East   JAKE LUDWIG Halls   KAHLIL MCKENZIE University of Tennessee   TREY’SEAN MOORE Central   MICHAEL […]

Ed and Bob Night Out tonight

Knox County At-Large Commissioners Ed Brantley and Bob Thomas are headed out to East Knoxville for their 34th monthly Ed & Bob Night Out in Knox County. Ed and Bob will be at Scott’s Place (formerly Kay’s Ice Cream) 4700 Asheville Highway, Wednesday, November 15 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. to meet the people of East […]

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