Law enforcement does us proud

Betty BeanUncategorized

Knoxvillians owe a debt of thanks to the uniformed officers who stood in the hot sun for hours Saturday – most of them dressed in full riot gear – and …

Karl Dean visits labor leaders

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Karl Dean, who wants to be the Democratic nominee for governor next year, came to Knoxville Thursday to talk to a small but influential crowd at the Knoxville Oak Ridge …

Burchett says the words: Congress 2018

Betty BeanWest Knox

Politics wasn’t a dirty word in Joyce and Charlie Burchett’s household. They debated it over the kitchen table, worked it in campaigns, and, as families forged in the fires of …

Wendell Potter takes long route home

Betty BeanUncategorized

Highway 27 between Kingsport and Wise County, Virginia, was Wendell Potter’s Damascus Road.
It was July, 2007, and he’d taken a few days off from his high-powered PR job as mouthpiece …