Pinchok is new Farragut mayor

Sandra ClarkFarragut, Feature

Farragut Vice Mayor Ron Pinchok was installed as the town’s fourth mayor at Thursday’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting at town hall. Former Mayor Ralph McGill resigned last week …

KCS principal carousel underway

Sandra ClarkAround Town, Feature

Superintendent of Schools Bob Thomas has announced seven new principals or administration changes. More are expected as he fills slots for the start of school on Wednesday, Aug. 8.
Deborah Adornate …

Fort Sumter Cemetery gets state boost

Sandra ClarkFeature, Halls

State Rep. Bill Dunn has partnered with a Knox-area nonprofit to secure a $100,000 community cemetery grant for Fort Sumter Community Cemetery. The funding will be used to assist with …

Grand opening continues at Halls Food City

Shannon CareyFeature, Halls

Food City in Halls had a grand opening ceremony for the remodeled location, but store manager Travis Woody said grand opening festivities and sales will continue for three weeks starting …

Goallllll! Soccer scores with this fan

Sherri Gardner HowellFarragut, Feature

World Cup soccer mania has hit my house.
Well, it has hit me, anyway. My husband hasn’t altered his daily routine and seems moderately interested in the sport that consumed so …

Town of Farragut is McGill’s legacy

Heather BeckFarragut, Feature

When most of us consider the legacy we might leave, we likely do not consider that our impact would reach the tens of thousands. But Ralph McGill’s does.
Without him, there …