Church opens warming shelter

Sandra ClarkEast Knox, Our Town Neighbors

The Magnolia Avenue United Methodist Church has opened a warming shelter. Nikki Boling posted on Facebook:

Hot meals and blankets provided
Fellowship & prayer provided
2700 East Magnolia Ave
Warming shelter Friday, Dec. 23, …

Lomax to head Urban League

Sandra ClarkEast Knox, Our Town Neighbors

The Knoxville Area Urban League has selected Charles F. Lomax Jr. as its new president and chief executive officer to succeed the retiring Phyllis Y. Nichols, who led the organization …

Services Tuesday for Mary Ellen Cox

Sandra ClarkEast Knox, Obits

Mary Ellen Clift Cox passed away Oct. 29, 2022, at age 98. She was a lifelong resident of East Knox County, having been born in the Carter community and living …