Knoxville Focus for December 8, 2014

Seymour holding 21st Annual Christmas Parade The Seymour Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 21st Annual Seymour Community Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. This year’s parade theme is “Home for the Holidays,” a wonderful tribute to welcome our loved ones home this holiday season.  The Chamber is […]

Knoxville’s CTV entering its 40th year

By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com In less than a month Community Television of Knoxville (CTV) will begin its 40th year of service with a long history of providing local programming that started on Christmas Eve in 1975. The station has changed drastically since those early days and now provides a wide variety of content to the […]

Unselfish Beavers run past Giants 74-27

By Ken Lay Karns Middle School boys basketball coach Lynn Allen knows that his team must get contributions from every player if it is to be successful. Allen and the Beavers found the balance they were looking for Thursday night. And the result was a 74-27 victory over Cedar Bluff in a Knox County Middle […]

Heave Ho, Three in a Row!

Webb Spartans Capture Another State Title By Alex Norman Defense and special teams… The Webb Spartans sure are glad both units brought their best game at the best time. On Thursday, December 4, the Spartans beat Battle Ground Academy 38-21 in the Division II-A  Championship Game in Cookeville.  It is the third straight state championship […]

Knox Heritage Honors Fantastic Fifteen

By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com   Recently Knox Heritage members, local officials and supporters met at the Bijou Theater to honor local citizens for their efforts in preserving our past in its annual gala. It was fitting the assembly was held at the Bijou because, back in 1974, the heritage group was formed in order to […]

Donation information for bus accident victims

Individuals, companies or organizations wishing to assist with donations or other philanthropic efforts in memory of the victims of Tuesday’s bus accident may do so in the following ways:   Monetary donations:   TVA Credit Union has set up accounts for the families of Seraya Glasper and Zykia Burns. Simply call or visit any branch […]

Legal and Public Notices: December 1, 2014

75 FORECLOSURES SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE Sale at public auction will be on January 12, 2015 on or about 11:00AM local time, at the North door, Knox County Courthouse, Knoxville, Tennessee, conducted by the Substitute Trustee as identified and set forth herein below, pursuant to Deed of Trust executed by DHIA ALFATLAWY AND MOUNIRA OMAR BELLATRECHE, […]

Knoxville Focus for December 1, 2014

Internal Auditor Empowered? By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com The superintendent of schools may be called back before the Knox County Commission to answer questions regarding the Physical Plant Upgrade (PPU) funds being used in the construction of schools. The Audit Committee met in a long session last Tuesday and requested the Chief Deputy Law Director, David […]