As part of becoming a more sustainable community, the City of Knoxville contracted with Siemens to convert 28,500 city streetlights from high pressure sodium (HPS) lights to modern light emitting diode (LED) technology. The turn-key operation design phase began in summer of 2017, with installation starting in September 2018. November 2019 marks completion of […]
The Tennessee State Board of Education is inviting the public to provide feedback and comments on the state’s K-12 mathematics academic standards through December 6, 2019, at 12 PM CT. To facilitate suggestions on proposed revisions to the academic standards, the State Board launched a public review survey to allow Tennesseans to share their opinions on […]
State Senator Becky Massey officially kicked off her re-election campaign Sunday, Nov. 10, with a family- and dog-friendly event at Lakeshore Park. The festive kickoff included live music by the New Life Gathering Worship Band with Chris Blue, face-painting for children and treats for the dogs. Massey serves in the State Senate for […]
DONATIONS NEEDED Grocery food drive – November 12 – 16 at Grayson BMW to Benefit CAC Mobile Meals Connecting Hearts Program Drive to End Hunger. . . Grayson BMW is helping with CAC Mobile Meals Connecting Hearts Food Drive by being the drop off point for grocery donations. Let’s “fill up a car” with much […]
The 2019 clothing drive brought in 40-20 gallon bags of clothing and 50 coats. The clothing was equally divided between men and women. Thirty-one new coats were donated by the Tellico Village Kiwanis Club. After the clothing was sorted and bagged it was distributed to the following. Loudon VFW Post 5150 received 4 bags […]
Knox County Retired Teachers Association will host the annual Scholarship Luncheon Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Foundry, 747 World’s Fair Drive. Lunch will be served at 11:00 a.m. and the Scholarship Awards Program starts at noon. All KCRTA members are welcome. Meetings are usually held on the fourth Thursday of alternate months.
State Senator Becky Duncan Massey invites public to campaign kickoff with a family and dog-friendly event on November 10 Senator Becky Massey will host her campaign kickoff for re-election to the State Senate at a launch event where families and pets are welcome. The kickoff will take place Sunday, November 10, from 2-4 […]
~ from Kelly Ellenburg, Board Chair, Fountain City Town Hall We hope you will join us for our quarterly Town Hall Membership Meeting next Monday, November 11 from 7:00-8:30 at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 5409 Jacksboro Pike, Knoxville, TN 37918. We are excited to host Sharon Hudson, Executive Director of the American Red […]
Come out to the Fellowship Hall at Eastminster Presbyterian on Monday, November 11, at 7 p.m. for the regularly scheduled Town Hall East meeting. THE will conduct a bit of business and bring you up to date on some prospective traffic calming studies on Green Valley, Holston Hills Road and Chilhowee Drive. A Boy Scout […]
The Authors Guild of Tennessee will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, November 7 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, 225 Jamestowne Blvd, Farragut, TN 37934. Published authors are invited to attend. Info:authorsguildoftn.org. This month’s program will be presented by Aaron Russell, CEO and editor for Historic Union County Publications.