Knox County GOP Convention off and running…

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.

South Knox County Man Shot During Home Invasion

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 […]

Firematic Heroics

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 […]

Con Hunley to perform at Waynestock

                        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 to Update on Henley Bridge Project

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 […]