Valiant comeback effort falls short for Webb

Valiant comeback effort falls short for Webb

  By Ken Lay The losing streak reached three games for Webb School of Knoxville Friday night and for the second consecutive week the Spartans came up on the losing end of a 28-21 decision. But longtime Webb coach David Meske said that similarities between his young squad’s last two games stopped there. “Against Boyd […]

Community Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Oakwood Historic Overlay

A meeting to discuss a historic overlay district for a portion of the Oakwood Neighborhood has been scheduled for September 17, 2019. The meeting will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Emerald Youth Foundation at 1718 N. Central St. The meeting location can be accessed on the side of the building fronting […]

USCIS Celebrates Constitution Day and Citizenship Day by Welcoming More Than 34,300 New Citizens

  79 to become Americans in Knoxville  U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will welcome 79 new U.S. citizens during two special naturalization ceremonies at U.S. District Court on Tuesday, Spetember 17. U.S. District Judge Thomas A. Varlan will administer the Oath of Allegiance. These ceremonies are part of the over 316 ceremonies that will […]

MDC 3rd Annual Recovery Resource Fair

On September 19, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Metro Drug Coalition and American Addiction Centers will host the Third Annual Knox County Recovery Resource Fair at Central United Methodist Church, located at 201 3rd Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917. The purpose of the event is to provide comprehensive resources to those in or seeking recovery and those who […]

Roseberry City Initiates First Celebration

~ from the Office of Neighborhoods Roseberry City Connection Community Organization is celebrating the start of their organization with a community event held on Saturday, Sept. 14, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Roseberry City, 217 Hiawassee Ave.   There will be free hot dogs and drinks along with activities such […]

Input welcomed on city CD Performance and Evaluation Report

Input welcomed on city CD Performance and Evaluation Report

A draft of the City of Knoxville’s PY 2018-2019 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) will be available for citizen review and comment beginning today.   The report describes how the City of Knoxville spent last year’s federal funding from “Community Development Block Grant” and “HOME Investment Partnerships Act.”  The report will be available […]

FBI Seeking Individual Who May Have Information Regarding the Identity of a Child Sexual Assault Victim

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seeking the public’s assistance with obtaining identifying information regarding an unknown male who may have critical information pertaining to the identity of a child victim in an ongoing sexual exploitation investigation.  Photographs and an informational poster depicting the unknown individual, known only as John Doe 41, are being […]

Wreaths Across America holding events this weekend

  The Wreaths Across America Mobile Educational Exhibit will be on display at The Pinnacle at Turkey Creek in the parking lot in front of Calhoun’s Restaurant on Saturday, September 14th and Sunday, September 15th from 11:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. each day.   The Wreaths Across America Mobile Educational Exhibit is a 48’ trailer […]

GrowTeachKnox Fall 2019

GrowTeachKnox Fall 2019 at Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum 2649 Boyd’s Bridge Pike Knoxville, TN 37914 Saturday, September 14th, 2019-8:30-1:30 p.m. Cost: $10   Open to professional and informal educators alike, GrowTeachKnox is dedicated to engaging students with the outdoors. GrowTeachKnox is set for Saturday, Septebmer 14th, 2019 at the Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum […]