It’s here!

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Knox County opens Plumb Creek Park 
Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett and Doug Bataille, senior director of Parks & Recreation, along with officials from Legacy Park Foundation, PetSafe and other elected …

North Knox park earns national award

Sandra ClarkFeature, Karns, Powell

Knox County’s Harrell Road Park was awarded the 2018 Environmental-Conservation Award by the National Association of County Park and Recreation Officials, a non-profit organization that recognizes and honors parks throughout …

Anders updates on Schaad Road, Karns Connector

Sandra ClarkFeature, Karns

Way back before Tim Burchett (eight years) and before Mike Ragsdale (eight years) we had a county executive named Tommy Schumpert who proposed a north-to-west connector road. Studies indicated Schaad …

Third year for Karns ducklings

Betty BeanFeature, Karns

Don’t worry about the fate of the Beaver ducklings (that’s what the kids at Karns Middle School have named the 13 ducklings whose mama hatched them in the Karns Middle …

CAK hires Joseph Foy

Sandra ClarkFarragut, Feature, Karns

Joseph Foy has joined the high school science department at Christian Academy of Knoxville. Foy joins CAK from Knox County Schools’ L&N STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) Academy.
He will …

Sisk remains on state committee

Sandra ClarkFeature, Karns

Karns High School social studies teacher Gordon Sisk has accepted another term on the Tennessee Secretary of State’s Civic Education and Engagement Advisory Committee.
Since its inception as the Blue Book …

Archer’s sets Karns promotion

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Free BBQ pork or chicken sandwich to the first 500 customers at Archer’s BBQ in Karns only starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27. It’s customer appreciation day to celebrate …