Three Vols On College Hall Of Fame Ballot

Three former Vols are on the ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame as announced by the National Football Foundation on Tuesday. Defensive back Bobby Majors, linebacker Paul Naumoff and linebacker Jackie Walker are among 77 players on the ballot. Bobby Majors, Tennessee-Defensive Back – 1971 unanimous First Team All-America… Led Vols to wins […]

Community Forum Meeting on School System Budget Thursday

Dr. Jim McIntyre, Superintendent of the Knox County Schools, will host a Community Forum on Thursday, March 7 at 6 p.m. in the library at Fulton High School. The Community Forum will provide attendees with an update on student performance, as well as a discussion regarding the relationship between student achievement and investment of resources. […]

Multimedia writer to appear at March KWG meeting

T Cooper will read and discuss his latest book, “Real Man Adventures,” at the Knoxville Writers’ Guild’s Thursday, March 7 meeting.   The event, which will be open to the public, begins at 7 p.m., at the Laurel Theater, at the corner of Laurel Avenue and 16th Street in Fort Sanders. A $2 donation is […]

Fulton State Championship Celebration Tonight

Fulton High School will hold its State Football Championship Celebration and Ring Presentation on Tuesday night, March 5, at 7 p.m. in the Fulton Auditorium. The ceremony will include a viewing of the highlight film, team and individual awards, and the presentation of the championship rings. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, […]

Shamrocks Against Dystrophy

For the 12th year in a row, Bojangles’ is supporting the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) through its Shamrocks Against Dystrophy® in-store fundraiser, teaming with customers to raise money to send kinds to MDA Summer Camp. Now through Sunday, March 17, customers can once again support MDA by purchasing a green shamrock for $1 or gold […]

Chair Karen Carson puts citizens first at Public Forum

During the School Board Workshop on Monday, School Board Chair Karen Carson announced that under her leadership a new program will be put in place in regards to the public forum. Effective immediately, people who sign up for public forum will speak at the beginning of the meeting and not at the end. If more […]

Upcoming Civil War Talk

Upcoming Civil War Talk On Tuesday, March 12, 2013, the Knoxville Civil War Roundtable will host local Civil War historian and national speaker Dot Kelly as its speaker. At 8:00 p.m. Ms. Kelly will speak on the topic: “The Yankees Pay a Visit to Knoxville; Sanders’ 1863 Raid into East Tennessee.” The talk is OPEN […]