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 April 21, 2005, executed by CLIFFORD G WEBB JR., CAROLYN R. WEBB, conveying certain real property therein described to TOM WESTBROOK, as Trustee, as same appears of record in […]
Foothills Title Services opens new office By Mike Steely firstname.lastname@example.org With the formal opening of the company’s third office at 3208 Tazewell Pike Thursday, Foothills Title Services now has three branches in our area. Attorney Troy D. Brown founded Foothills in 1997 after serving in Desert Storm and Bosnia where he flew KC-135s with the […]
By Steve Hunley According to 7th District County Commissioner Charles Busler it may well be AMR, Knox County’s ambulance service provider, is not in compliance with its current contract. That is embarrassing enough, but even more embarrassing is the fact the Knox County Commission just voted to extend that same contract for an additional five […]
This early corn sheller is one of the many farm implements on display at the Museum of Appalachia.
By Pete Gawda “Let the past touch your soul” and return to a an earlier, simpler era by visiting the Museum of Appalachia which is located about 20 miles north of Knoxville off the Clinton exit of I75. While the museum has modern buildings which house one of the largest collections of Appalachian artifacts on […]
By Ray Hill For more than two decades, Finis James Garrett represented a West Tennessee district in Congress. Garrett was a talented politician and his rise was meteoric. Winning a seat in Congress when he was barely twenty-eight years old, he rose to become the Minority Leader of the U. S. House of Representatives. Finis […]
BY STEVE WILLIAMS Head Coach Matt Lowe and The King's Academy Lions are in the mix for a state football title in the TSSAA's new Division II-A classification this season.
By Steve Williams The King’s Academy football team had an eye-opening win in Week 2 this season when the Lions defeated Grace Christian Academy 21-6. “They’re one of those programs we’re trying to be like,” said Matt Lowe, who is in his fifth season as head coach at TKA, a member of the TSSAA’s new […]
The new transit shelters on Main Street in front of the City County Building were well received except for the lack of benches facing the busses and trolleys. The Focus has learned there are no current plans to supply benches at the location and most passengers are waiting by sitting on the wall. The benches facing the building were there before the shelters. (Photo by Mike Steely)
By Mike Steely email@example.com When the Knoxville City Council meets Tuesday one of the resolutions they’ll take up is obtaining property for a KAT bus stop project on Summit Hill Drive. The council is being asked by the Department of Engineering to authorize the mayor to purchase or condemn, if need be, three tracts of […]
By Steve Williams South-Doyle couldn’t have gotten off to a better start in its Region 2-5A game at Carter Friday night, while the Hornets couldn’t have had a worse takeoff. In the opening five minutes of action, the Cherokees had put two touchdowns on the scoreboard, while Carter had coughed up two fumbles. […]
Department of Safety and Homeland Security and Donate Life Tennessee celebrate DMV employees for their work saving lives
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has designated September 25-29 as National Department of Motor Vehicles week in Tennessee. The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security’s Driver Services Division, in partnership with Donate Life Tennessee, will hold events across the state to recognize driver services’ employees for the role they play in encouraging organ and tissue […]
Plans Include Honoring Distinguished Alumni, Tailgating Activities, and Celebrating mAGic Moments KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will celebrate Ag Day Saturday, September 30, 2017, at the Brehm Animal Science Building on the Agriculture campus in Knoxville. The event will start at 11 a.m., a few hours before kickoff of the […]