Breakfast 4 Buds July event tomorrow

  Breakfast 4 Buds will meet at Sloan’s Village Home Center’s Deli in Loudon, Tennessee (at the intersection of Highways 72 and 444) on Saturday, July 13 from 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. to share memories and memorabilia. Open to all active duty military and veterans. Military Memorabilia Welcome Handicap Accessible Hosted by Tellico village […]

Seeking Sustainable Solutions for Nashville’s Organic Wastes

University of Tennessee Collaborates with Resource Capture on $40,000 Grant An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the University of Tennessee has been awarded a $40,000 grant to collaborate with the nonprofit Resource Capture to develop a more sustainable way to manage the booming Nashville metropolitan area’s organic wastes and, in the process, provide a valuable […]

Child Safety Seat Checkpoint July 13, 2019

The Knoxville Police Department will conduct a free child car seat checkpoint on Saturday, July 13, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 917 E. Fifth Avenue. According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA), 80% of all child restraints are used incorrectly. During the KPD checkpoint, child car seats will be […]

Planning Commission to Meet on July 11

The Knoxville-Knox County Planning Commission will meet Thursday, July 11, at 1:30 p.m., in the City County Building Main Assembly Room, 400 Main St.   This month, there are 51 items on the agenda with 15 of them being in the City.  To see if any of these properties might affect your neighborhood, check out […]

Mayor Jacobs to Host July Constituent Meeting today

WHEN:            5:30-7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 9 WHERE:         Bearden Branch Library (100 Golf Club Rd) These meetings are designed to give citizens the opportunity to meet one-on-one and speak individually with the mayor about issues that are important to them. These meetings are open to the public and no appointment is needed.

Too Many Recode Missteps?

By Steve Hunley Knoxville City Council members and the mayor all take an oath of office to obey the City of Knoxville Charter. In regard to Recode Knoxville, have they faithfully acted within the city charter? Many citizens feel they have not. The reason for the lack of trust is the many missteps from the […]

Upcoming Master Gardener workshops

Butterflies and Birds: How to Bring These Three B’s Into Your Garden Master Gardener Cathy Carpenter and Rosa Thomas will teach you the basics of making a garden that will welcome a lively and beautiful mix of bees, butterflies and birds. This free public event is scheduled on Saturday, July 13, from 10:30-11:30am at the Cedar Bluff […]

Upcoming events at Historic Ramsey House

Thursday, July 11, Historic Ramsey House Annual Meeting from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Join us at Historic Ramsey House, 2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville, for our Annual Membership Meeting! Come enjoy fellowship and dinner with other “Friends of the Ramsey House”! Dinner will be served at 6:30 pm, (Grilled Chicken Breast, Macaroni n’ Cheese, Green Beans, […]