Bluegrass at Pellissippi on Thursday

Lesli Bales-SherrodOur Town Teens, West Knox

Bluegrass fans have an opportunity to hear a local ensemble before they perform internationally in 2020.
Pellissippi State Community College’s Bluegrass Ensemble, under the direction of Associate Professor Larry Vincent, will …

Dogwood Arts comes to West High

Shannon HerronOur Town Kids, West Knox

A Very Special Arts Festival is coming to West High School from 9 a.m. until noon today (10/23). It’s an opportunity for special education students from across Knox County to …

Babb talks vouchers, AJ move, CTE

Sandra ClarkOn the Grow, West Knox

Virginia Babb had a head start when she joined the Knox County school board in September 2018. Her longtime volunteer work with PTA and the Great Schools Partnership provided invaluable …

Remembering train tragedy

Marvin WestWest Knox, westwords

It’s been 54 years and Ed Roland still isn’t over it.
On the early Monday morning of Oct. 18, 1965, the then junior at Bearden High was puttering along on his …