Kelly Drummond to head city HR

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

Dr. Kelly D. Drummond has been named human relations director for the city of Knoxville by Mayor Indya Kincannon. Drummond, who earned her doctorate in education from Lincoln Memorial University, …

Cheryl G. Rice to head bar association

Beth KinnaneOur Town Leaders

Cheryl G. Rice is the new president of the Knoxville Bar Association. She is a civil litigator with Egerton McAfee Armistead & Davis P.C.
Rice attended George Mason University for her …

KAWE grants two scholarships

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

The Knoxville Association of Women Executives (KAWE) annually awards a scholarship in memory of club member and UT professor the late Marcia Katz – the first woman to earn a …

Foundation awards $150,000 to Knox educators

Bridget WallerOur Town Leaders

The Knox Education Foundation has surprised 15 teachers and six principals with TeacherPreneur and PrincipalPreneur grants totaling $150,000 – the largest amount yet to go to Knox County teachers and …

Randy Martinez: Honored on Veterans Day

Lesli Bales-SherrodLoudon, Our Town Leaders

Pellissippi State Community College alumnus Randy Martinez was honored on Veterans Day by his alma mater and by the Tennessee Board of Regents, the system that governs the state’s 13 community colleges and 27 technical …