The 2019 clothing drive brought in 40-20 gallon bags of clothing and 50 coats. The clothing was equally divided between men and women. Thirty-one new coats were donated by the Tellico Village Kiwanis Club. After the clothing was sorted and bagged it was distributed to the following. Loudon VFW Post 5150 received 4 bags […]
Knox County Retired Teachers Association will host the annual Scholarship Luncheon Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Foundry, 747 World’s Fair Drive. Lunch will be served at 11:00 a.m. and the Scholarship Awards Program starts at noon. All KCRTA members are welcome. Meetings are usually held on the fourth Thursday of alternate months.
State Senator Becky Duncan Massey invites public to campaign kickoff with a family and dog-friendly event on November 10 Senator Becky Massey will host her campaign kickoff for re-election to the State Senate at a launch event where families and pets are welcome. The kickoff will take place Sunday, November 10, from 2-4 […]
~ from Kelly Ellenburg, Board Chair, Fountain City Town Hall We hope you will join us for our quarterly Town Hall Membership Meeting next Monday, November 11 from 7:00-8:30 at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 5409 Jacksboro Pike, Knoxville, TN 37918. We are excited to host Sharon Hudson, Executive Director of the American Red […]
Come out to the Fellowship Hall at Eastminster Presbyterian on Monday, November 11, at 7 p.m. for the regularly scheduled Town Hall East meeting. THE will conduct a bit of business and bring you up to date on some prospective traffic calming studies on Green Valley, Holston Hills Road and Chilhowee Drive. A Boy Scout […]
The Authors Guild of Tennessee will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, November 7 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, 225 Jamestowne Blvd, Farragut, TN 37934. Published authors are invited to attend. Info:authorsguildoftn.org. This month’s program will be presented by Aaron Russell, CEO and editor for Historic Union County Publications.
Retired U.S. Army Capt. Mark Brogan will serve as Grand Marshal for Knoxville’s 94th Veterans Day Parade on Monday, Nov. 11. The annual parade held in downtown Knoxville will step off at 10:45 a.m. from the Knoxville Civic Auditorium, proceed west on Church Avenue and turn north on Gay Street. Led by the […]
“This past Sunday on WBIR’s local politics program “Inside Tennessee” UT President Randy Boyd was asked about UT’s desire to move the President’s office to the vacant East TVA Tower. Boyd said that UT must wait for the Knox County School Board to decide first if they will move to the TVA Tower. Why does […]
Tennessee State Representative Jason Zachary works with Tennessee Department of Transportation to re-open turn lanes on Concord Road
“Tennessee State Representative Jason Zachary works with Tennessee Department of Transportation to re-open turn lanes on Concord Road. Thursday October 31st Representative Jason Zachary announced he was in contact with Steve Borden the Director/Assistant Chief Engineer of TDOT Region 1 and a solution to re-open the right turn lane would occur in five to […]
Members of the Democratic Socialists of America have endorsed three candidates for the Knoxville City Council
“Members of the Democratic Socialists of America have endorsed three candidates for the Knoxville City Council, apparently as part of a movement to get candidates elected in states that support U.S. Republican President Donald Trump. The DSA has endorsed candidates Amelia Parker, Charles Al-Bawi, and David Hayes. This, according to Parker’s campaign page, […]