Long time Republican activist and community leader, Ruthie Kuhlman, will now chair the Knox County GOP. Kuhlman defeated both John Gabriel and Buddy Burkhart for the position. Buddy Burkhart will serve as first vice-chair.
Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett posed a question on many’s mind this week, particularly in light of the issues that continue to plague the Knox County School System. “If you support an elected school superintendent, please raise your hand?” Burchettt asked the hundreds of delegates present at the Knox County GOP Convention. The response was […]
“I learned a long time ago that the heart and soul of the Republican party in East Tennessee is in Knox County.”
Despite the frigid temperatures this morning Republicans across Knox County have arrived at Central High School for the Knox County GOP Convention. The Knox County Republican party will install new leadership this morning. Among those vying for the chair position are Ruthie Kuhlman, Buddy Burkhart, and John Gabriel.
Photos taken from Concord, TN. On the Knox/Loudon County Line.
South Knox County Man Shot During Home Invasion Thursday, 31 January 2013 The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is searching for three suspects responsible for shooting a man during a Wednesday night home invasion in South Knox County. The victim of the shooting, 66-year-old Eddie Burnett Moore of Edington Road, stated that he was visiting his brother, Larry […]
The Knoxville Fire Department has sent out the following press release. “Around 10:30 p.m. Dispatchers received a 911 call from a woman reporting to be trapped by fire in her basement with no doors or windows. The caller stated that the only way to get to her location was through the main level of the […]
The inaugural Waynestock, which took place in 2011, was born out of a desire by friends and colleagues of long-time News Sentinel music writer Wayne Bledsoe to stage a benefit in the wake of the sudden death of his son, Andrew. Last year, […]
TDOT Commissioner John Schroer will join other TDOT officials in Knoxville on Monday, February 4, 2013 to update the status of the Henley Bridge Project. Monday’s event will begin at 11:00 a.m. ET and will last approximately 30 minutes. Who: TDOT Commissioner John Schroer TDOT Chief of Engineering/Deputy Commissioner Paul Degges TDOT Region 1 Director/Assistant […]