Park comes to life on Emory Road

Sandra ClarkOur Town Stories, Powell

“Hey, what’s that trail beside the Powell library?” somebody asked. “My kid and I went exploring and couldn’t believe what we found.”
What they found was the Collier Preserve – a …

Powell esports team breaks new ground

Josh FloryOur Town Teens, Powell

As esports gain popularity across the country, students at Powell High School are at the forefront of the growing trend.
PHS science teacher Tyler Thompson launched the school’s esports team in …

Collier Preserve work continues

Carol EvansGet Out & Play, Powell

Legacy Parks Foundation is overseeing low-impact development of the 12-acre tract adjacent to Powell Branch Library on Emory Road. The natural area will become a community park which will provide …

Congregation ‘roasts’ pastor on 25th year

Sandra ClarkPowell

The Rev. Thomas D. Sweet and the Beaver Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church on Sunday celebrated the 25th anniversary of Sweet’s ministry at the Powell church.
During the Sunday morning service, Sweet …