Services Monday for retired audiologist

Sandra ClarkLoudon, Obits

Doctor of Audiology, Knox County Commissioner, longtime member of Church Street United Methodist Church and Master Mason. James R. “Jim” Carroll Jr. wore many hats. Many were saddened to learn …

Retired UT educator has died

Sandra ClarkLoudon, Obits

Dulcie Lynne Peccolo of Lenoir City passed away on September 7, 2021. Her family said, “Dulcie was a lifelong educator who devoted her life’s work to advocating for the students …

Sgt. Matt Fagiana: No slow mode

Tom KingLoudon, Our Town Heroes

After reading Matt Fagiana’s résumé, the question came naturally: “Are you married and have a family?”
Nope,” he said. “I’m married to my work. I don’t have a slow mode. I …

Kevin Kirkland: Deputy finds a buddy at Eaton

Tom KingLoudon, Our Town Heroes

There’s something special going on between 11-year-old John Garrett Pinkston and School Resource Officer Kevin Kirkland. It’s refreshing, interesting, even sweet and heart-warming.
Kirkland is an eight-year veteran of the Loudon …