Powell to celebrate the 4th

Sandra ClarkPowell

Powell’s annual 4th of July Parade will step off from Powell Place parking lot at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 4. Info: TNPowellLions@gmail.com
Powell Lions Club president Diane Wilkerson says the parade will have …

Powell grad is ‘best bagger’

Sandra ClarkPowell

Joseph Moody, a courtesy clerk at the Powell Food City, competed in the bagging competition at this year’s Tennessee Grocers Association convention held at the Knoxville Convention Center in June. …

HPUD to interview for commissioner

Sandra ClarkHalls, Powell

Hallsdale-Powell Utility District (HPUD) is now accepting applications for possible nomination as a member of the HPUD Board of Commissioners. HPUD’s board is comprised of three commissioners, who are each …

Steve Swafford has died

Marvin WestHalls, Powell

Steve Swafford, 64, former standout athlete at Powell High School, has died.
Swafford, a football running back, basketball guard and baseball infielder, was one of the best all-around athletes ever in …

Sisters at work at The Painted Woods

Sandra ClarkPowell

The Painted Woods is a story of courage, creativity and persistence.
The business is owned by sisters Mary Ann Miller and Martha Dooley. Before marriage, they were named Woods. When they …

Food City treats kids

Sandra ClarkPowell

Powell Food City moved its annual Kids’ Day to Powell Station Park this year to broaden the event to the whole community, according to manager Donny Rector. The event was …

Hear Nancy Cooper Herd

Sandra ClarkPowell

Story updated to reflect correct spelling of Nancy Cooper Herd.
If you missed the Powell History Club on June 14, you missed much stimulation. First, Carol Springer brought a few of …