Making ‘Rotary memories’

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

Things happen at Rotary club meetings – and it’s often those unexpected things that create what is called “Rotary memories.” Recently another memory was made at the Rotary Club of …

Rowcliffe studies Korean culture

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

Not many people in East Tennessee – or in the United States – have seen, been there, felt or truly experienced these tense times on the Korean Peninsula. It is …

Full circle at Ridgedale School

Tom KingFeature, West Knox

Things, and people, come full circle more than we know.
Ridgedale School, which some people call Ridgedale Alternative School, has its first-ever assistant principal. Her name is Kristi Phillips, a native …

Looking up to Big Glenn Jacobs

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

It was the summer of 2017, and my then 12-year-old grandson from Clarksville, Alex Gomez-Leon, was coming to visit “Pop” for a week. He was an Army kid, the son …

Death penalty is Rotary topic

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

Former Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Gary Wade, now Dean of the Duncan School of Law at Lincoln Memorial University, spent some time discussing the death penalty in front of …

Farragut Rotary stays busy year-round

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

2017-18 was some kind of year for the Rotary Club of Farragut!
Rotary’s mission of “Service Above Self” is just three words. But the things that happen and the differences made …