Child and Adult Care Food Program

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley announces participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program.  Meals will be provided at no separate charge to eligible children served at the following site(s):   Halls/Powell Club 1819 Dry Gap Pike, Knoxville, TN 37918 Phone (865) 232-1218; Fax (865) 232-1219 Lenoir City Club 201 N. […]

Knox County Schools/PTA Clothing Center to Host Open House

  WHO:        Clothing Center PTA Board Knox County Schools   WHEN:      9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, July 14, 2017   WHERE:   Clothing Center (1000 N. Central St.)   Knox County Schools/PTA Clothing Center offers a unique service to students enrolled in Knox County Schools. For over 70 years, the purpose of the Clothing Center […]

Legal and Public Notices for the week of July 10, 2017

Foreclosure notices 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 March 30, 1999, executed by MITZI F. FIX, conveying certain real property therein described to TITLE SERVICES, INC., as Trustee, as same appears of record in the Register’s Office […]

Tennessee Aquarium Joins Forces with 18 Other Top U.S. Aquariums

Tackling Growing Plastic Pollution Threat Facing Ocean, Rivers, Great Lakes Nineteen aquariums across the United States, including the Tennessee Aquarium, have joined forces and created a new Aquarium Conservation Partnership (ACP) to address one of the gravest threats facing ocean and freshwater animals – plastic pollution. Today, the ACP announced the launch of a nationwide […]

State wrestling champion Fortner starting over at UTC

State wrestling champion Fortner starting over at UTC

By Steve Williams Hunter “HT” Fortner says he likes hard work. So much, in fact, the Gibbs High graduate left behind a football scholarship offer from the University of the Cumberlands in Williamsburg, Ky., and became a preferred walk-on in the UT-Chattanooga wrestling program. While waiting a couple of weeks for official scholarship papers to […]

The last years of Gordon Browning, part two

The last years of Gordon Browning, part two

By Ray Hill For three decades Gordon Browning had been a force to be reckoned with in Tennessee politics. Following his disastrous attempt to return to the governorship in 1954, Browning was relegated to the status of senior statesman. First elected to Congress in 1922, Gordon Browning left office thirty years later. Browning belonged to […]