Gwen McKenzie: Keep on pushing

Betty BeanInside 640, Knox Scene

The teenaged Gwen Wilson never perceived herself as a leader, or even as a political candidate. A shy, quiet Holston High School student who rarely opened her mouth, she would …

Eulogy for an elegy, but questions remain

Betty BeanKnox Scene

Why do Republicans love Donald Trump? I’ve tried to figure this out since he came down that golden escalator, but the fact that he carried 61.87% of Tennessee’s 2020 vote …

Cleanup on Beaver Ridge Road

Betty BeanKarns, Knox Scene

The 6th District of the Knox County Democratic Party held its Adopt-a-Road cleanup of Beaver Ridge Road in Karns for the 19th time beginning in 2011.
Wearing masks and at a …