Lonas Fire Station sets open house

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Mayor Madeline Rogero will be in Bearden today for a ribbon-cutting for the newly renovated Fire Station No. 12. Known as the Lonas Firehall, the facility has served the Bearden …

Wallace & Wallace adds seventh office

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace, Realtors is adding a seventh location. The Lakeside Office, opening January 2018, will be located on Northshore Drive in the Lakeside Village Center. It will …

Smoke detectors for Belmont West

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Rural Metro Fire and American Red Cross will install smoke detectors in Belmont West neighborhood off N. Cedar Bluff Road 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30. Rural Metro …

Cedar Bluff Middle nabs $2,500 for news

Tracy Haun OwensWest Knox

Every school day, Cedar Bluff Middle School library media specialist James “Trent” McLees helps a team of students assemble the day’s news for broadcast. He made school news himself recently …

Littles to open Kitchen 919 next week

Tom KingWest Knox

In June 2016, The Orangery closed. That wonderful building at 5448 Homberg Drive is about to come to life again as the father-son ownership team of Deron and Drake Little …

Video: A pocket park for Forest Heights

Shannon CareyWest Knox

Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero cut the ribbon to the new Forest Heights Pocket Park in West Knoxville along with the children of the neighborhood.
The park’s origin goes back 75 years, …

Babb launches campaign for school board

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Virginia Babb hosted a spirited kickoff for her campaign for Knox County school board in 2018. Friday was the first day for candidates to pick up a petition to run.
“I …

West High teacher wins Milken award

Tracy Haun OwensWest Knox

Internationally known philanthropist Lowell Milken visited West High School to praise its students, teachers, and principal. He did not arrive empty-handed. To great fanfare – and with no advance notice …