Ijams Nature Center’s Twilight at Ijams Fundraiser is Sept.12

Twilight at Ijams, presented by Clayton and Colonial Pipeline Company, is Sunday, Sept.12, from 5:30-8:30 p.m.   The event, Ijams Nature Center’s largest annual fundraiser, raises awareness and funds so that the nonprofit nature center can educate and inspire people of all ages to appreciate and care for the natural world.   Twilight at Ijams […]

Early Voting ending today for 2021 City of Knoxville Primary

Thursday, August 26th is the last day of Early Voting in the 2021 City of Knoxville Primary Election. The expanded hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at four locations:  Downtown West, 1645 Downtown West Boulevard, Unit 40 Eternal Life at Five Points, 2410 Martin Luther King Jr Avenue Meridian Baptist Church, 6513 Chapman Highway […]

KCHD’s Service Spotlight: Community Health Access and Navigation in Tennessee (CHANT) 

Navigating the complex system of health and social services can be challenging for many families. Therefore, the Knox County Health Department has joined a state program to help simplify it. The program is called Community Health Access and Navigation in Tennessee, or CHANT. It provides free and voluntary care coordination services to pregnant women and […]

Keep Knoxville Beautiful to Host East Knoxville Community Cleanup

Keep Knoxville Beautiful (KKB) will be hosting their first annual East Knoxville Community Cleanup on Saturday, September 18, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The event will kick off at Eternal Life Harvest Center East, 2410 Martin Luther King Junior Avenue Knoxville, TN, 37915.   KKB is looking for individuals, neighborhood groups, businesses, and more […]

Arthur M. Bohanan to speak at Parrott-Wood Memorial Library

Mr. Arthur M. Bohanan will be presenting LEST WE FORGET 911 (20th Anniversary) program at Parrott-Wood Memorial Library (3133 W. Old A. J. Hwy. Strawberry Plains) on Friday, September 3 at 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Space will be limited.  Please register for this program.  You may do so at  https://www.facebook.com/pwml321 or call the library at […]

FREE Virtual Debt Relief Legal Advice Clinic Scheduled for October 2

 The Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, the Knoxville Bar Association, and the Federal Bar Associations in the Eastern District of Tennessee, in partnership with Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET), the Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services, and the Tennessee Supreme Court’s Access to Justice Commission will host a virtual Debt Relief Legal Advice Clinic […]

Carson-Newman Football Preview: The Defensive Line

  By Coy DeWeese Interior anchors and multi-year All-SAC talents Brian Bembry and Montel Presley wrapped up their careers in 2019, however, Carson-Newman returns starting experience on the ends, which will be melded with Division I transfers. Wycleff Phanor (Naples, Fla.), Trayzel Jureidini-Wyche (Douglasville, Ga.) and Nick Owens (New Market, Ala.) all have significant experience […]

Local groups to unveil suffrage marker

On Saturday, August 21, 2021, at 2 p.m. a ceremony will be held at historic Old Gray Cemetery, located at 543 N Broadway, to dedicate an interpretive marker honoring Knoxville suffragist Lizzie Crozier French. Sponsoring the ceremony are the four organizations and individuals that placed the marker; Cavett Station Chapter, NSDAR; GFWC Ossoli Circle; the […]