Farragut High School to host Back to School Scholastic Chess Tournament

The Farragut High School Mu Alpha Theta Club is hosting a Back to School Scholastic Chess Tournament on Saturday, September 21, starting at 9:30 a.m.   The Scholastic Chess Tournament will be held at Farragut High School at 11237 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37934.  Proceeds will benefit the FHS Mu Alpha Theta Math Club.   Pre-Registration […]

Daily Living Center looking for elderly with impairment issues

By Mike Steely If you know some older person with Alzheimer’s, dementia or other cognitive impairment you may want to look into the Daily Living Center. Located in North Knoxville just off Bruin Road (North Central Avenue) the facility is operated as a component of the John T. O’Connor Senior Center. For caregivers who need […]

PYA, a leading healthcare consulting and certified public accounting firm, announces the retirement of Co-Founder and CEO Edward V. Pershing.

PYA, P.C., a national professional services firm headquartered in Knoxville, TN, has announced that Edward V. Pershing, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), will retire from the firm at the end of 2019. Pershing’s departure will end a 36-year journey that started in December 1983, when he and Doug Yoakley, a colleague at Ernst & […]

Master Gardeners October workshops

Mushrooms and Me:  Gardening with Culinary Mushrooms  You can do this!  Master Gardeners J.D. Burnette and Erin Sapp will introduce you to the easy and rewarding gardening adventure of growing your own mushrooms.  Learn about these fascinating organisms and how they benefit your garden!  This free public event is scheduled on Saturday, October 5, from […]

Community Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Oakwood Historic Overlay

A meeting to discuss a historic overlay district for a portion of the Oakwood Neighborhood has been scheduled for September 17, 2019. The meeting will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Emerald Youth Foundation at 1718 N. Central St. The meeting location can be accessed on the side of the building fronting […]

USCIS Celebrates Constitution Day and Citizenship Day by Welcoming More Than 34,300 New Citizens

  79 to become Americans in Knoxville  U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will welcome 79 new U.S. citizens during two special naturalization ceremonies at U.S. District Court on Tuesday, Spetember 17. U.S. District Judge Thomas A. Varlan will administer the Oath of Allegiance. These ceremonies are part of the over 316 ceremonies that will […]

MDC 3rd Annual Recovery Resource Fair

On September 19, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Metro Drug Coalition and American Addiction Centers will host the Third Annual Knox County Recovery Resource Fair at Central United Methodist Church, located at 201 3rd Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917. The purpose of the event is to provide comprehensive resources to those in or seeking recovery and those who […]

Roseberry City Initiates First Celebration

~ from the Office of Neighborhoods Roseberry City Connection Community Organization is celebrating the start of their organization with a community event held on Saturday, Sept. 14, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Roseberry City, 217 Hiawassee Ave.   There will be free hot dogs and drinks along with activities such […]

Input welcomed on city CD Performance and Evaluation Report

Input welcomed on city CD Performance and Evaluation Report

A draft of the City of Knoxville’s PY 2018-2019 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) will be available for citizen review and comment beginning today.   The report describes how the City of Knoxville spent last year’s federal funding from “Community Development Block Grant” and “HOME Investment Partnerships Act.”  The report will be available […]

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