Travis Wegener remembered: Saturday, Aug. 19

Sandra ClarkPowell

Ever wanted to play disc golf? If so, come to Powell on Saturday, Aug. 19, for the second annual Travis Wegener Disc Golf Tournament at Powell Station Park.
Tournament director John …

Beaver Creek update

Sandra ClarkPowell

Volunteers will NOT be in Beaver Creek today (Aug. 12) chopping out debris. Frequent rains have raised the creek to unsafe levels.
Enhance Powell, the volunteer group that organized two cleanups …

Powell Playhouse sets auditions

Sandra ClarkPowell

Powell Playhouse has set auditions for 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 12, at Powell Branch Library, 330 W. Emory Road, for “Four Weddings and an Elvis” by Nancy Frick.
The …

Services today for Greg Beeler

Marvin WestPowell, South Knox

Gregory Ray Beeler, 65, of Seymour and Powell, prominent Knox-area civic enthusiast, died Friday at Tennova-Physician’s Regional Medical Center.
He was president of the Knox North Lions Club and a long-time …

Jubilee Banquet Facility marks 10 years

Sandra ClarkPowell

A local Powell business is preparing to celebrate its 10th anniversary.
Jubilee Banquet Facility opened Aug. 3, 2007, on Callahan Drive. The business is owned by Sharon and Robert Morton. Their …

Harned touts Jacobs at Powell GOP

Sandra ClarkPowell

Glenn Jacobs is “a good and decent man” who deserves consideration as Knox County’s next mayor. That’s the message from Dean Harned, community outreach director for the Jacobs campaign. He …