Legal and public notices for the week of May 14, 2018

  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 August 4, 2016, executed by William Michael Bales and Marisa Ann Bales, husband and wife, to Charles E. Tonkin, II, Trustee, for Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee […]

Town Hall East meets tonight

  Monday, May 14th, 7:00 p.m. Eastminster Presbyterian Fellowship Hall, 4904 Asheville Highway Dawn Michelle Foster and Bryan Berry from the Knoxville Office of Redevelopment will give an update on the Magnolia Corridor…AND VOTING for officers and board members will determine T.H.E.’s new leadership.  

The Knoxville Focus for May 14, 2018

The Knoxville Focus for May 14, 2018

Free Tennessee Smokies tickets to reward good behavior   By Steve Williams Mike Donila had a big handful of tickets to Tennessee Smokies baseball games Thursday he was looking to give away. Yes, there is a catch. After all, it is baseball. But earning the free ticket still can be as easy as walking to […]

Find Quality Assisted Living at BeeHive Homes

Find Quality Assisted Living at BeeHive Homes

By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com “We were looking for a business that would permit us to give back to people in our community,” said Kelly Lohman. She’s a former school teacher and her husband, Layne, works for Siemens Healthcare. “We were first introduced to BeeHive Homes while visiting our family in Montana and fell in love […]

The 1920 Election In Tennessee, Part Two

The 1920 Election In Tennessee, Part Two

By Ray Hill Governor Albert H. Roberts, first elected in 1918, was having a difficult time winning reelection in 1920. Tennessee had traditionally given governors a second two-year term, save for the most controversial or incompetent. Roberts had been an able enough administrator, but had proven to be rather hapless when dealing with legislative matters. […]

Bottom of Karns’ batting order plays like champions

Bottom of Karns’ batting order plays like champions

  Culp hurls Beavers to third straight title   By Steve Williams With southpaw starter Jared Culp allowing only one hit through six innings, Karns High’s baseball team just needed a little offense of its own in the championship game of the District 3-AAA tournament last Wednesday night. But the Beavers were running out of […]

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Jon Meacham to Speak in Knoxville July 8

‘The Soul of America’ Looks at Critical Times in Our History Renowned presidential historian and Tennessee native Jon Meacham has a message of hope for Americans in these tumultuous times. Meacham will appear in Knoxville on Sunday, July 8, at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in downtown Knoxville as the guest of Union Ave Books and Friends of […]

East Tennessee Historical Society to Host Junior Historian Summer Camp

PROGRAM:         Junior Historian Camp | Summer Camp open to children age 9-13   DATE:                   June 25-29, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m.   LOCATION:         East Tennessee History Center 601 South Gay Street Knoxville, TN 37902   ADMISSION:       $80 per child, $70 for ETHS members   (Knoxville, TN) Children ages 9-13 are […]