City returns to treat Fountain City Lake

Sandra ClarkFountain City

City of Knoxville employees will be back in Fountain City Lake starting today (8/27) to remove invasive plant species. They will be assisted by volunteer inmates from the Knox County …

Heartfelt farewell to Fountain City Diner

Sandra ClarkFountain City

Editor’s note: This is reprinted with permission from writer Shannon Kelley. Fountain City Diner closed for good on Aug. 19, 2019.
Fountain City Diner:
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Free eye exams for kids

Sandra ClarkFountain City

Fountain City Lions Club will offer free eye exams for children from 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 9, in the Lions Club Building at Fountain City Park.
The Lions Club’s August concert …

FC Diner sets closing date

Betty BeanFountain City

The Fountain City Diner’s last day of business will be Monday, Aug. 19.
Owners Penny and Dennis Wagner were unable to negotiate a new lease after their landlord, Baxter Properties LLC, …