Burchett says the words: Congress 2018

Betty BeanWest Knox

Politics wasn’t a dirty word in Joyce and Charlie Burchett’s household. They debated it over the kitchen table, worked it in campaigns, and, as families forged in the fires of …

Happy 100 for Ella Mae Wright

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Ella Mae Wright’s 100th birthday party featured a breakfast feast as only Wright’s Cafeteria could deliver. And why not? Ella Mae founded the popular Middlebrook Pike eatery that’s been operated …

Alisha Hinton returns to Sequoyah

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Alisha Hinton has been appointed principal of Sequoyah Elementary School effective July 2017. Hinton returns to Knox County Schools and to Sequoyah Elementary, where she served for three years as …

Community theatre comes to Rocky Hill

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Flying Anvil Theatre kicks off its first season in its new space in Rocky Hill with “The Great American Trailer Park Musical.” The show opens July 21 and runs through …

New principals for three West Knox schools

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Tina Holt has been appointed principal of Rocky Hill Elementary School. She replaces Cory Smith who was named principal of the new Hardin Valley Middle School. Holt joined Knox County …

Wiffle ball unites neighbors

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Update: Westwood won the tourney in extra innings, reports Jennifer Reynolds.
Wow! It was hot and getting hotter at Victor Ashe Park on Saturday as neighborhood groups competed in a wiffle …

Adam Hasan: Curling in Scotland

Betty BeanWest Knox

Adam Hasan, the Bearden High School graduate who was the 2014-15 student representative to the Knox County school board, brags about his home town so much that friends at the …

Help wanted!

Betty BeanWest Knox

Flying Anvil Theatre is looking for a few outrageous and courageous actor/singers who can wrestle a song to the mat and make it holler uncle.
Auditions for The Great American Trailer …