Upcoming Family, Community Engagement Classes

The Knox County Schools Family and Community Engagement Department will offer the following free “Parent University” classes during the month of May. Please note that two or more Board of Education members may be present.   When: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 6 p.m. Where: West Hills Elementary School at 409 Vanosdale Road Topic: Common […]

Patterson Selected In 1st Round, By Vikings

Tennessee All-SEC wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson was selected in the first round, 29th overall, in the 2013 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings. Patterson becomes the 331st Tennessee product selected, and the 44th taken in the first round. Patterson is the 11th Vols receiver to be selected in the first round and first since Robert […]

UT's McSween Named SEC Professor Of Year

The Southeastern Conference on Thursday announced the winner of its 2013 SEC Professor of the Year Award, Dr. Harry McSween, Chancellor’s Professor and Distinguished Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. “Hap” McSween is a world-renowned scientist with numerous national and international awards to his credit. He is namesake for […]

LAND, SEA & SKY FEATURING CHEF VINCENZO VECCHIONE AT CANDORO ARTS & HERITAGE

Busseni Dinner attendees will be delighted to discover an evocative menu. Chef Vecchione is planning four courses which begin with a spring Bird’s Nest of handcrafted pasta with asparagus, mushrooms and gorgonzola. The second course, Passage, incorporates his tri-colored handmade tagliolini pasta, herbs, shrimp, and squash cream in orange balsamic and vodka tomato sauce. The third course, In the […]

Farmers, Facepainting & FUN!! Today 3 pm-6 pm New Harvest Park Farmers Market

The Farmers Are Coming!  The Farmers Are Coming! Mountain Meadows Farm, Seven Springs Farm, Halford’s Farm, Bob Due’s Terraced Garden Farm,Mitchell Family Farm, and Shelton Farm are all coming to market this week with asparagus, onions, watercress, radishes, spinach, bok choy, lettuces, sweet potatoes, natural beef, and eggs!   Take a TCAPS Break! Your kids deserve a break!  Bring them to the market to get some fresh […]

County budget presentation, public meetings planned

Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett will present his Fiscal Year 2014 budget proposal to the Knox County Commission on Wednesday, May 1 at 9 a.m. The presentation will take place in the Main Assembly Room of the City County Building, 400 Main Street. Following the budget address, Mayor Burchett will host the first of a […]

Nighthawks prepare for #1 Team in League

Nighthawks preparing for number 1 team in the league April 24, 2013 – Professional Indoor Football League (PIFL) Knoxville NightHawks Knoxville, TN- The Knoxville Nighthawks (1-5) will take on the Alabama Hammers Saturday, April 27th at 8:00 pm EST at the Von Braun Center in Hunstville, AL. The Knoxville Nighthawks are on the road again […]