Farmers Market Winter Market

The New Harvest Park Farmers Market is hosting a St. Patrick’s Day-themed winter market today from 3 to 6 p.m. inside the building at New Harvest Park, 4775 New Harvest Lane.   At the market, farmers will have an assortment of fresh, seasonal produce to choose from as well as meats, eggs and honey. There will […]

Scottish Genealogy Workshop to be at Blount County Public Library

Many people in East Tennessee have roots that extend across the Atlantic to Scotland, but finding information about those Scottish links may seem difficult or impossible. If you know, or even suspect, that you have ancestors from Scotland, then you’re in luck with gaining some assistance in that search for family. A genealogy workshop, “Scottish […]

Public input sought for new park development in South Knox County

Public input sought for new park development in South Knox County

Public Meeting: Monday, March 21 4 to 6 p.m. City County Building Small Assembly Room   Public Meeting: Thursday, March 24 5 to 7 p.m. Mount Olive Elementary School Cafeteria 2507 Maryville Pike   Last year, Knox County acquired a 70-acre tract that adjoins IC King Park and connects to Maryville Pike. The acquisition will […]

KAT to Celebrate Bus Operators with Photography Exhibit

KAT to Celebrate Bus Operators with Photography Exhibit

  Bus operator Ruby Hall Mayor Madeline Rogero will be introducing a new photography exhibit at Knoxville Station Transit Center’s Essie Johnson Community Room this Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.  The exhibit, in honor of Transit Driver Appreciation Day, highlights over 20 bus operators and features vignettes about their experiences behind the wheel. […]

 Blackberry Farms Homestead Education presentation to be at Blount County Public Library

 Blackberry Farms Homestead Education presentation to be at Blount County Public Library

With spring weather making more frequent appearances, those who love to garden are earnestly tamping seeds into the rich soil while eagerly awaiting the harvest of fruits and vegetables for the table. “Good gardeners cook and good cooks garden” says Jeff Ross, Farmstead Educator at Blackberry Farms. With more than twenty years of experience producing […]

Winners of the Black History Month Art contest announced

Winners of the Black History Month Art contest announced

  Last week, U.S. Cellular and the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley announced the winners of the Black History Month Art contest at a special ceremony at the Boys & Girls Clubs’ Northwest Middle School location. The contest, which is in its first year in Tennessee, is designed to honor influential African-Americans […]

Photo Program: Develop a PLN (Personal Learning Network)

  The LeConte Photographic Society is proud to present a free program on Saturday, March 19th at 10:00 a.m. at the King Library in Sevierville in the Burchfield Room.  Dr. Karen Milligan will present a program showing how to Develop a PLN (Personal Learning Network).  The internet is a great place to learn new skills […]

Legal and Public Notices for March 14, 2016

NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE STATE OF TENNESSEE, KNOX COUNTY WHEREAS, James R. McMurray executed a Deed of Trust to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Village Capital & Investment, LLC, Lender and Netco, Inc., Trustee(s), which was dated November 20, 2012 and recorded on November 30, 2012 in Instrument No. 201211300035202, Knox County, […]

Career Fair: Sevier County Ripley Attractions

Ripley’s Aquarium and Attractions is hosting a Career fair for jobs for their eight Ripley Sevier county attractions. The job fair will be Saturday, March 19  from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies.   The 8 Ripley’s Sevier county attractions hiring include: Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, Ripley’s Believe It Or […]

The Knoxville Focus for March 14, 2016

The Knoxville Focus for March 14, 2016

E-911 Director Change Possible By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com The Knoxville-Knox County Director of the E-911 System may be on his way to early retirement. The system’s Personnel Committee met in a called session Wednesday to hear the results of an employee survey and then discussed the various options concerning Director Bob Coker’s employment. Vicki Hatfield, […]

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