Ballard enters race for register of deeds

Sandra ClarkPolitics

Phil Ballard, former property assessor, has entered the race to become Knox County register of deeds. He filed papers today naming Chuck Ward as his campaign treasurer. He said he’s …

Workshops available at The Painted Woods

Sandra ClarkPowell

Take two creative sisters whose maiden name is Woods, combine it with their love of finding a hidden treasure, transform it with paint into a one of a kind piece …

A game within the game

Marvin Westwestwords

There is a game within the game.
A few days ago, in the aftermath of Florida-Michigan, Gator fans “fired” offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier. He’s got to go. Here is bus fare.
Their beloved …

Bruce is back and Powell’s got him

Betty BeanPowell

On Saturday morning, Knoxville’s favorite chef, Bruce Bogartz, posted a notice on his Facebook page that he was back in business, this time at Halftime Cajun Smokehouse – formerly Halftime …

Takedown ahead for Kane?

Sandra ClarkGossip and Lies

Some local Republicans may be plotting a takedown of wrestling great Kane (aka Glenn Jacobs) in his effort to become Knox County’s next mayor. How best to beat him? Don’t …