Knox County Commission also tabled a resolution expressing support of a state bill that would allow for an elected school superintendent.
Knox County Commission has voted 6-5 to table the discussion regarding partisan school board races in Knox County. It will require a 2/3 vote from commission to bring the issue back.
Planning for the next Knox Cash Mob is underway, and this time around the community has a chance to help decide which South Knoxville business will get a visit from the cash mob. Business nominations are being accepted until noon on Friday, March 1. Then, in an online vote beginning Friday at 5 p.m., the community will […]
I just got off the phone with Knoxville’s tourism department now called “Visit Knoxville.” I asked if anybody has called in regards to the episode last night or if the call volume is higher than normal. The operator on the other line stated the call volume has been average and to the best of her […]
Last night, “Finding Bigfoot” aired on Animal Planet. Journalists and media relations people were calling and tweeting each other behind the scenes. My two favorite quotes of the night of the night. “Dan, I just saw you on Finding Bigfoot.” My response, in a sarcastic tone, “Great, I haven’t been this famous for a bad […]
On Tuesday, Feb. 26, Karns High School will be having a Parent Night for parents of current 8th graders who are zoned for Karns High School. This is a great opportunity to meet staff, learn about sports and clubs, and get an overview of what the Freshman experience is like at Karns High. The time is scheduled for 5:30-7:30 p.m. […]
The twelfth annual fashion show fundraiser, “It’s All About Style,” to benefit Historic Ramsey House will be held Tuesday, March 19 at Cherokee Country Club in Knoxville at 5138 Lyons View Pike. Guests may enjoy a morning of shopping in the boutique from 10:30 a.m. until noon. A variety of merchandise will be offered from area […]
The White House has released the following information involving Tennessee and the impact of a sequester as if it was to occur. http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/docs/sequester-factsheets/tennessee.pdf
Down by as many as 11 early in the second half, No. 11/10 Tennessee rallied for a 60-54 win at Bud Walton Arena on Sunday afternoon. The win keeps the Lady Vols in sole possession of first place in the SEC with a 13-1 league mark to go with a 22-5 overall record. Meighan Simmons led […]
The East Tennessee-based episode of Animal Planet’s hit show “Finding Bigfoot” will air tonight at 10:00 pm on Animal Planet.