Making music at Flying Anvil

Sandra ClarkArts 865, Feature

Expect some smooth music when Flying Anvil Theatre presents “Carrying a Torch,” a twisted look at bad love, heartbreak and revenge. The show runs April 20 to May 13.
Wendel Werner …

Citizens rally to support magnet schools, GRAD

Sandra ClarkFeature, Government

Knoxville City Council member Marshall Stair has vigorously supported funding for urban schools during the current budget discussion. He attended Monday’s school board workshop, posting on social media:
“One of the …

Rotary makes big difference

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

The Rotary Club of Farragut and the Rotary International theme for this Rotary year – “Making a Difference!” – is a perfect match. And we are making a big difference! …

Lamar seeks $$ for national parks

Sandra ClarkFeature, Government

Last week, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander toured Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park with Chief Ranger Todd Roeder. In his newsletter, Alexander said the men talked about the park’s $23 …

Edenvale: Home of McCampbell family

Dr. Jim TumblinFeature, Fountain City

It takes a heap of living to make a house a home. (Edgar Guest, 1916)
The farmhouse where Samuel Shannon McCampbell (1842-1930) and Sarah Prudence Smith McCampbell (1845-1932) lived for over …

Breaking: New board for UT

Sandra ClarkAround Town, Feature

Gov. Bill Haslam has named 10 new members to the UT Board of Trustees (subject to legislative confirmation) following passage of the bill he called Focus. The new board will …