Spreading kindness, one rock at a time

Shannon CareyFountain City

Drop by the FtnCityKnoxRocks Facebook group and you’ll see the messages, folks finding a fun or inspirational surprise in an unexpected place.
“I needed this so much today.”
“My kids were so …

Fountain City, Inskip get new principals

Sandra ClarkFountain City

Ina Langston has been appointed principal of Fountain City Elementary School effective July 2017. She replaces Tina Holt, who was transferred as principal at Rocky Hill Elementary.
Langston joined Knox County …

Alvah Bible, Team Rainmaker make it home

Jake MabeFountain City

They call themselves Team Rainmaker, ’cause it always rains when they go hiking.
And, boy, did it ever rain on them this year.
Pull up a chair, and listen to this tale.
Thirty-five …

Central students launch floating habitat

Shannon CareyFountain City

There’s something new on the water at Fountain City Lake.
A group of AP environmental science students from Central High School created a floating habitat, a small raft of native plants, …