Trooper Satterfield focuses on DUI

Tom KingOur Town Heroes, Powell

Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper William McKinley “Will”  Satterfield is formidable in his brown uniform, and so are his skills at making East Tennessee roads safer. In six years behind the …

Rural Metro Fire promotes Devlin

Jeff BagwellOur Town Heroes

Jeffrey Devlin has been promoted to assistant chief of Rural Metro Fire. He replaces Deputy Chief Gene Blaylock, who retired.
Devlin will be responsible for all Knox County operations. The 29-year …

Blaylock gets warm sendoff

Sandra ClarkOur Town Heroes, South Knox

Rural Metro Fire leaders including several corporate executives were on hand July 11 for the retirement dinner for Deputy Chief Gene Blaylock. It was a private buffet at Calhoun’s on …