Breaking: Powell Egg Hunt gets new location

Sandra ClarkPowell

Potential bad weather on Saturday has led to a new location for the annual Powell Easter Egg Hunt, originally set for Powell Station Park.
The event will go as scheduled (starting …

Recovery at Powell brings message of hope

Sandra ClarkPowell

Brooke Hartman brought a powerful message of hope and recovery to the Powell Business and Professional Association, which met April 9 at Jubilee Banquet Facility.
Hartman is the recovery and discipleship …

Scholarships highlight PHS alumni banquet

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The Powell High School Alumni Association celebrated its 101th anniversary with an April 6 banquet at the high school. The annual banquet is always the first Saturday in April.
Curt Ramage …

Powell principal lobbies for kids

Sandra ClarkOur Town Teens, Powell

​Powell High School principal Dr. Chad Smith spent his spring break visiting Washington, D.C., to encourage Tennessee’s members of Congress to pass laws that enhance the nation’s public schools. The …

Bill Weigel gets 2018 PBPA award

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders, Powell

Bill Weigel, board chair of Powell-based Weigel’s Stores, was named Business Person of the Year for 2018 by the Powell Business & Professional Association. The award was presented in March …