John W. Bricker of Ohio

John W. Bricker of Ohio

By Ray Hill Few politicians have a career as successful as that of John William Bricker of Ohio; state attorney general (an elected position in Ohio), three times governor and twice United States senator. Bricker came from very humble beginnings, born on September 6, 1893, along with a twin sister, in Madison County, Ohio.  Handsome […]

Clinton runs past Lady Bobcats 50-26

Clinton runs past Lady Bobcats 50-26

  By Ken Lay When Clinton High School’s girls basketball team lost to Central in a holiday tournament in December, Lady Dragons coach Alicia Phillips decided that it was time to make some changes. “We’ve changed the way that we run our offense since Christmas time,” Phillips said after Clinton shook off a lethargic start […]

Super Bowl Vols Loyal To Rocky Top

Super Bowl Vols Loyal To Rocky Top

By Jason Yellin UTSports.com SAN JOSE, Calif. — It’s Super Bowl 50 week and what were the Denver Broncos listening to? Well, Rocky Top of course. For real. As a group of Broncos offensive players bused to a pre-Super Bowl dinner earlier this week, the famous Tennessee anthem came over the speakers. “Wish that I was […]

UT College of Law Offers Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

UT College of Law Offers Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

  Stressed about the upcoming tax season? Students at the University of Tennessee College of Law can help worried taxpayers breathe a little easier. As part of the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, the students will offer free tax preparation help to members of the community. The VITA program offers free tax help and electronic filing […]

Inside Signing Day

Inside Signing Day

By Brian Rice UTSports.com KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — At 7:00 a.m. on National Signing Day, Tennessee embarked on a mission to significantly reduce workplace productivity all across Big Orange Country. Achieving that goal, also known at Tennessee’s National Signing Day show broadcast on UTSports.com, was the work of dozens of people led by a couple of familiar […]

4th Annual February Freeze

The 4th Annual February Freeze 5K Run/Walk is scheduled for Saturday, February 20 at 5 p.m. in Pigeon Forge. This is the largest fundraiser for Sevier County Relay for Life team. The 3.1 mile course begins across from Patriot Park, goes down Teaster Lane, behind the LeConte Center and ends on Butler St. Registration is […]

Blind Date with a Book

Come celebrate your love of reading this Valentine’s Day weekend. On Saturday, February 13 from 2-4 p.m., there will be  a variety of local authors at Barnes & Noble Kingston Pike. Discover your new favorite book or author at your local Barnes & Noble. The following local authors will be participating with their latest book: Dr. […]

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