Bill Weigel gets 2018 PBPA award

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders, Powell

Bill Weigel, board chair of Powell-based Weigel’s Stores, was named Business Person of the Year for 2018 by the Powell Business & Professional Association. The award was presented in March …

Bruce Hartmann borrows page from millennials

Sherri Gardner HowellOur Town Leaders

Business buzzwords in the past few years often include the phrase “sense of purpose” and “purpose-driven” as a way to explain the millennial workforce.
Bruce Hartmann, vice president of community and …

Drug deaths drop in ’18

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

District Atty. Gen. Charme Allen ended 2018 with a win. The law enforcement effort she leads has reduced deaths by opioid overdose in Knox County, albeit by just three. In …