Tommy Smith joins Knoxville City Council

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Tommy Smith, vice president of marketing strategy for Ackermann PR, was elected to Knoxville City Council Feb. 20. He was selected on the fourth ballot by eight council members to …

Candidates debate at PBPA

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Updated to reflect candidate Rhonda Lee has been a licensed attorney for six years, not 19.
All politics is local, said former U.S. House Speaker Tip O’Neill. Other than the questionable …

Knox County law director headlines March 3 ballot

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Four important Knox County offices will be filled March 3 in the Republican Primary. No Democratic candidates qualified for the countywide ballot, although someone might attempt nomination by write-in. Early …