Spangler appeals for overcrowding fix

Shannon CareyFeature

It was a sobering tour.
Five Knox County Commissioners walked the halls of Knox County’s Roger D. Wilson Detention Facility Oct. 10. They visited “pods,” that house various security levels of …

‘What does Rotary do?’

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

In the past two weeks two people have asked me the same question:  “What does Rotary do?”
Well, Rotary does a lot internationally, nationally and in its local communities, communities like …

Photos: Country fair boosts Hooves and Feathers

Haley GuidryFeature, Halls

An old-fashioned country fair was held in Halls on Saturday, where visitors could interact with farm animals, participate in a pie-baking contest and doughnut-eating contest, play carnival games, and more …