Sandra ClarkWhat's Up Pellissippi

Gene Haas Foundation has received the 2018 Regents Award for Excellence in Philanthropy for its contributions to higher education. Pellissippi State Community College and the Tennessee College for Applied Technology …

Sandra ClarkBiz Notes

Haslam College of Business at UT Knoxville was ranked No. 32 among public institutions on the list of top undergraduate business programs by Poets & Quants. The rankings were based …

Celebration of Life for Aldena Phillips

Sandra ClarkObits

Aldena Kay Phillips, 62, will be remembered at a Celebration of Life at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at First Baptist Knoxville. She died Dec. 18 from breast cancer. Visitation …

Whiteside, Frei served community well

Sandra ClarkObits

Two well-known Knoxvillians, a businessman and a longtime movie-theater manager, are among those who passed away recently.

David Frei, 74, of Knoxville, retired after a career in local movie-theater management. He …

HPUD vs KUB rate comparison

Sandra ClarkHalls, Powell

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs is hosting a community forum with representatives from Hallsdale Powell Utility District from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at Brickey-McCloud School gym. This …

Sandra ClarkWhat's Up Pellissippi

Appalachian Heritage Project planned for Strawberry Plains campus: A $400,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities will help fund the new cultural center, which will focus on regional …

Jail problems can dominate 2019

Sandra ClarkGossip and Lies

The chief challenge facing Knox County is not new or unexpected. Jail overcrowding is back with a bang.
John Eldridge, the attorney who has driven jail reforms for decades, has filed …