Support sought for Halls history museum

Shannon CareyHalls

There’s a treasure trove of history hidden away in Halls Crossroads, painstakingly collected by one passionate historian, and now there’s a movement afoot to put that history on display for …

Services today for Colbert Petree

Marvin WestPowell

Funeral services are scheduled for this evening (Sept. 15) at Beaver Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church for Colbert Petree, 85, former Knox County teacher and choir director at the church for …

First Church and the Fighting Parson

Betty BeanAround Town

One of the great revelations of my childhood came when First Methodist Church got sand blasted. The work started on a Monday morning, and when we rolled up in my …

Kindness class ‘rocks’ at Halls Middle

Shannon CareyHalls

Who knew painted rocks would be such a big hit and spread fun and good vibes to so many?
Students at Halls Middle School knew when they flagged painted kindness rocks …

Town gifts $100,000 to Farragut schools

Sandra ClarkFarragut

Several educators attended Thursday’s meeting of the Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen as Mayor Ralph McGill presented the town’s school donations to principals. This year’s gifts totaled $100,000 with …