Fighting the ‘Halls-Powell tax’

Sandra ClarkFeature, Halls, Powell

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs will convene an evening, public meeting with officials from Hallsdale-Powell Utility District to discuss current and future rates.
A roomful of people came to the Powell …

Christmas tree for Halls; veterans honored

Sandra ClarkFeature, Halls

Halls will have a community Christmas tree this year and for years to come, thanks to the efforts of the Halls Crossroads Women’s League.
The 12-foot tree has already grown since …

Women’s League donates $11K to area schools

Shannon CareyFeature, Halls

Following a successful fund-raising golf tournament, the Halls Crossroads Women’s League has donated $11,500 to three community schools: Adrian Burnett Elementary, Halls Middle and Halls High. The three schools serve …

Banner year for Halls High Band

Shannon CareyFeature, Halls

There are more participants in Halls High School Marching Band than ever this year. A total of 137 students, up from 113 last year, took the field at halftime and …

Photos: Mustang Show at Ray Varner Ford

Haley GuidryFeature, Halls

The rain cleared way for the the Tennessee Valley Mustang Club’s 29th annual Mustang and All Fords Car Show Oct. 20 at Ray Varner Ford. Several people entered their cars, and …

Trunk-or-Treat set for Clayton Park in Halls

Shannon CareyFeature, Halls

Looking for a fun, safe Halloween event right here in Halls Crossroads? The Halls Business and Professional Association has just the thing. The group will host a Trunk-or-Treat in Clayton …

Photos: Country fair boosts Hooves and Feathers

Haley GuidryFeature, Halls

An old-fashioned country fair was held in Halls on Saturday, where visitors could interact with farm animals, participate in a pie-baking contest and doughnut-eating contest, play carnival games, and more …