Hope is blooming in Bearden

Brooke ConnerOur Town Kids, West Knox

Girl Scouts from troop 20114 worked with retired engineers on designing and assembling a water harvesting system for the Bloom Center, an outreach site that gives opportunities and horticultural therapy …

KCS seeks feedback on virtual option

Josh FloryOur Town Kids

In recent weeks, Knox County Schools has been gathering feedback about our reopening plan for the fall semester, and on July 15 Superintendent Bob Thomas will share the plan with …

Girl Scout cookies remain; $50 for 12 boxes

Brooke ConnerOur Town Kids

After the forced cancellation of more than 400 cookie booths, Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians has unexpected remaining cookie inventory of nearly 4,500 cases.
“This has never happened. These cookies …

Ashley Ketner is principal of K.A.E.C.

Sandra ClarkOur Town Kids

Ashley Ketner has been appointed principal of Knoxville Adaptive Education Center, effective July 2020. She joined Knox County Schools in 2004 as a program facilitator at K.A.E.C., where she has …