Mountain Education by Robin Goddard Next Appalachian Studies program to be at Blount County Public Library

Mountain Education by Robin Goddard Next Appalachian Studies program  to be at Blount County Public Library

MARYVILLE, TN (August 22, 2016)   “Mountain Education” will be the next presentation in the Southern Appalachian Studies Series at the Blount County Public Library. Discover why the early settlers’ view of education was surprisingly different from that of people today.   “Southern Appalachia Studies Series: Mountain Education” will be presented by Robin Goddard on Monday, […]

South Knox County area added to mosquito spray schedule

 The latest lab report has confirmed the presence of West Nile virus (WNV) in Culex mosquitoes in South Knox County. Following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol, the Knox County Health Department (KCHD) will spray for mosquitoes in this area on Thursday, Aug. 25 between 9 p.m. and midnight, weather permitting, to reduce […]

New York artist David Barnett to exhibit at Schwarzbart Gallery

Represents gallery’s first installation from outside the Knoxville area   KNOXVILLE, TN – This past January, the Knoxville Jewish Alliance (KJA) launched a campaign to update and improve its Arnstein Jewish Community Center (AJCC) facility, the organization’s operational and programming hub. The anchor of the first phase of these updates was the Schwarzbart Gallery, a […]

UT’s Precious Prints Project Now Serves All Major Hospital Systems in Knox County

Physician’s Regional Medical Center, part of the Tennova Health Care System in Knoxville, is the latest hospital to partner with the College of Nursing at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to provide the Precious Prints Project to grieving families. The student-led project provides silver fingerprint charms to families who have experienced the loss of a […]

Fourth Avenue area scheduled for mosquito spraying tonight

Fourth Avenue area scheduled for mosquito spraying tonight

The latest lab report has confirmed the presence of West Nile virus (WNV) in Culex mosquitoes in the Fourth Avenue area of Knox County. Following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol, the Knox County Health Department (KCHD) will spray for mosquitoes in this area of North Knoxville on Tuesday, Aug. 23 between 9 […]

Legal and Public Notices for the week of August 22, 2016

  NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE   WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated June 19, 2014, executed by BRIDGETT R. COLLIER AND JOE J. COLLIER, conveying certain real property therein described to CONCORD TITLE, as Trustee, as same appears of record in […]

Preparedness Fair Reminds Everyone to Plan for the Unexpected

The 6th Annual Family Safety and Preparedness Fair is scheduled for Saturday, August 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at World’s Fair Park.   Dozens of agencies, community organizations and businesses will answer questions and instruct classes on how people can best prepare their homes, families, pets and workplaces in case of an emergency […]

The Knoxville Focus for August 22, 2016

The Knoxville Focus for August 22, 2016

UT announces security, parking changes for Thursday game By Ken Lay For the first time since 1938 the University of Tennessee will have a Thursday night home game at Neyland Stadium. Expectations are high for the Volunteers as Coach Butch Jones enters his fourth season on Rocky Top. Tennessee will host Appalachian State on Thursday, […]

Leftist Journalist Admits Bias & Agenda

Leftist Journalist Admits Bias & Agenda

By Steve Hunley Over the years, readers will recall I have maintained there is an appalling bias in the media.  This would not be so appalling were it not presented in the guise of “news.”  There is a place for opinion and commentary, which used to be in the editorial section.  Now, virtually every news […]

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