Project GRAD honors 99

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As Project GRAD battles for life in the upcoming school system budget, leaders and donors honored this year’s 99 graduates in ceremonies April 22 at the Knoxville Convention Center.
Project GRAD …

Farmers return to New Harvest

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Neither a gusting wind nor a gaggle of politicos daunted the crowd that turned out at New Harvest for first day of the 2018 market season.
Some 20 vendors had their …

Steamboat on Central to reopen

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Years before North Central became a thing, the Steamboat was selling sandwiches on homemade bread, fresh-squeezed lemonade, house-made cookies and brownies and a welcoming atmosphere. Fancy lawyers, guys with their …

Beta Sigma Phi to sell its house

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For more than 60 years, the rambling, two-story Eastlake Style house at 1411 Armstrong Avenue has been home to Beta Sigma Phi, the non-academic sorority that has owned and maintained …

West High welcomes Dr. Weaver

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Last August, millions of StoryCorps listeners were riveted to Dr. William Lynn Weaver’s broadcast about his experiences as one of the 14 African-American students who integrated West High School in …