Bearden Middle gets $25,000 boost

Tracy Haun OwensFeature, West Knox

At last week’s student carnival, Bruinaroo, Bearden Middle School principal Mike Toth had already gone down in the dunk tank once, and there was a line of students waiting for …

Hike supports Knox County Schools

Haley GuidryFeature, West Knox

It was a beautiful day in Knoxville for a hike Sept. 29, as Knox County Schools and Partners in Education held the second Hike for Schools event. This three-mile round …

Ella Mae Wright was pioneer entrepreneur

Sandra ClarkFeature, West Knox

The founder of Wright’s Cafeteria has died.
Ella Mae Wright, 101, born July 28, 1917, departed this life Sept. 27. She started Wright’s in one end of husband J.B. Wright’s grocery …

Photos: West falls to Farragut 21-6

Missy ZaloudekFeature, West Knox

You could feel fall in the air, and it was a perfect night for football in East Tennessee when the West Rebels hosted the Farragut Admirals Sept. 21. The Admirals …