Salute to KCSO

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

Knox County Sheriff’s Office was recognized at Neyland Stadium during the UT-Vandy game on November 25, 2023. Pictured are representatives of the Sheriff’s Office on the field, watching helicopters from …

Lisa New to head Dallas Zoo

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

Zoo Knoxville has lost its leader. Lisa New will start Jan. 15, 2024, as chief executive officer of the Dallas Zoo – perhaps soon-to-be Zoo Dallas.
New is the first female …

REA celebrates 45 years in East Tennessee

Jay FitzOur Town Leaders

Realty Executives Associates (REA) reached a remarkable milestone as it celebrated 45 years in East Tennessee. The celebration, which took place at Zoo Knoxville on September 22, 2023, marked the …

Guest principals in schools today

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

If you spot someone looking confounded in your kid’s school, just say hello. It’s probably the guest principal.
Guest principals are being placed in schools across the district today (11/16/23) as …

FirstBank opens to serve Halls, Powell

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

Locating a branch bank in the area between Halls, Powell and Norwood/Inskip was intentional, said FirstBank Knoxville market president Brent Ball. His marketing guru, Chris Parrott, said there are 10,000 …