Dogwood’s arboretum wins state award

Betsy PickleFun Outdoors, South Knox

As the Knox Education Foundation’s school lead at Dogwood Elementary in South Knoxville, Kara Strouse knows “everything” that’s going on around the school.
Even so, she was taken by surprise Thursday …

Want birds? Plant food.

Karin BeuerleinFun Outdoors

Knoxville’s birds need your help! Through Nov. 15, the Knoxville Chapter of the Tennessee Ornithological Society is sponsoring a contest to encourage planting of native plants. Native plants not only …

Cove at Concord gets new entrance

Mike DonilaFarragut, Fun Outdoors

Knox County construction crews are currently building a new entrance and exit to the Cove at Concord Park.
The current gateways, located at S. Northshore Drive, will remain open until the …