Health Board puts a ‘hurt’ on Jacobs

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The wrestler Kane, aka Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs, is a fearsome sight when he executes his signature move. He calls it the choke slam, and it involves grabbing his …

A different kind of September

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Remember when September 1 marked the beginning of school – the real first day of the year for families with kids in school? We moved up a grade, got new …

Briggs wages war on COVID

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Earlier this year, I asked a longtime observer of the Tennessee General Assembly his opinion of Sen. Richard Briggs. Here’s the response:
“Briggs is a pretty decent guy by legislative standards. …