Legal and public notices for the week of November 5, 2018

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 September 8, 2014, executed by JOYCE JONES, KYLE E. JONES, conveying certain real property therein described to INDEPENDENCE TITLE & ESCROW SERVICES, as Trustee, as same […]

Many veteran events planned around Veterans Day

By Mike Steely The East Tennessee Military Affairs Council has release a list of the many veteran events in and around Knoxville. Special programs include not only the parade this Friday downtown but also various events, programs, free and reduced meals by restaurants all in an effort to recognize veterans for their service and sacrifice. […]

The Knoxville Focus for November 5, 2018

The Knoxville Focus for November 5, 2018

Survivors celebrated at 10th Pink Ribbon Celebration By Rose King The Grande Event Center was a sea of pink Tuesday for Compassion In Action’s 10th Annual Gala, The Pink Ribbon Celebration. Of the well over 500 attendees, more than 200 breast cancer survivors were given VIP treatment with champagne punch, appetizers and goodie bags in […]

Pension Decision Raises Bigger Questions

Pension Decision Raises Bigger Questions

By Steve Hunley The decision issued by Chancellor John Weaver regarding the lawsuit about pensions raises some bigger issues that will certainly confront the county for quite sometime to come.  In essence, Chancellor Weaver’s opinion focused upon one question: does the county mayor and county commission have the right to settle lawsuits involving the county.  […]

Central pummels Cocke County, 48-6

Central pummels Cocke County, 48-6

  By David Klein The Central Bobcats scored in a variety of ways Friday night at Central against Cocke County in a Division 1, Class 5A first round state playoff game. Central had three rushing touchdowns, two passing touchdowns, a punt return for a touchdown, and an interception return for a touchdown in a 48-6 […]

WGU Tennessee Achieves Statewide Footprint

Nonprofit, online university now has students in all 95 counties   WGU Tennessee – the nonprofit, online university launched as part of Gov. Bill Haslam’s Drive to 55 effort – now has students enrolled in all 95 counties in Tennessee. This is the first time since launching in 2013 that the university has had students […]

Beaver Ridge UMC holding craft fair, Thanksgiving dinner

Beaver Ridge United Methodist Church, 7753 Oak Ridge Hwy (the church with a Heart in the Heart of Karns) is setting up for the Annual Craft Fair November 10!  Craft Fair doors will open at 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Family Life Center.  There will be over 30 local Crafters showing off their […]