Getting to know Charlie Rhodarmer

Getting to know Charlie Rhodarmer

The Knoxville Focus continues to interview interesting people in our area. Charlie Rhodarmer is a man of many hats, indeed. Rhodarmer is the director of the Sequoyah Birthplace Museum in Vonore, Tennessee and active in re-enactment groups. You never know what historic outfit or character he may show up in or be playing. He is […]

Fussell fuels CAK girls’ semifinal win over Northpoint

Fussell fuels CAK girls’ semifinal win over Northpoint

  By Steve Williams The Christian Academy of Knoxville girls picked up the slack for their ailing leader. Senior standout Claire Brock played 26 minutes but could only produce two points in CAK’s 47-39 semifinal win over Northpoint Christian School Friday in the TSSAA Division II-A state basketball tournament at Nashville. Senior teammate Ellie Fussell […]

What you don’t know about Col. William Sanders

What you don’t know about Col. William Sanders

  By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com The neighborhood of Fort Sanders has been in the news lately. The historic section of Knoxville is threatened by progress, hospital growth, and loss of historic homes. Fort Sanders property owners are rightfully proud. A Civil War earthen fort there gave the area its name and lots of other things […]

Brown Bag Lecture with Dr. Colin Baxter

The Secret History of RDX: The Super-Explosive that Helped Win World War II Brown Bag Lecture with Dr. Colin Baxter   PROGRAM:  “The Secret History of RDX: The Super-Explosive that Helped Win World War II” | A Brown Bag Lecture with Dr. Colin Baxter   DATE:  Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at noon   LOCATION:  East […]

Knoxville, Knox County: FLOOD DAMAGE ASSESSMENT AND ASSISTANCE

Flood damage assessment and cleanup continues throughout the region. Property owners in Knoxville and Knox County are encouraged to contact 3-1-1 (or 865-215-4311) to report significant flood damage to their personal or commercial property.   Damage assessment is the first step in seeking federal assistance for our community. The damage assessment will be forwarded to […]

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