Sailing home with Read City

Mary Pom ClaiborneOur Town Youth

Land ho! We’ve been reading together as a community since January to meet our one-million hour Read City goal. So far, we’ve read more than 750,000 hours on this seafaring voyage: Oceans of …

KCS students appointed to Knoxville Youth Council

Josh FloryOur Town Youth

The latest group of appointees to Knoxville Mayor Indya Kincannon’s Youth Council includes several students from KCS high schools!
Congratulations to:

Charlotte Hickman, Central High;
Camila Mata, Farragut High;
Leilani Wilson, Career Magnet Academy;
Tiara Hill-Lee, Career Magnet Academy; and
Jayden …

Knox County libraries wrap a successful summer

Mary Pom ClaiborneOur Town Youth

The library’s summer reading program ended on August 7 with a bang. More than 4,000 readers completed the Dive In Deep reading challenge and picked up their ocean-themed prizes. What’s more impressive …

Dine Out for Education is August 30

Josh FloryOur Town Youth

Knox County Schools is asking community members to participate in the 19th annual “Dine Out for Education” on Tuesday, August 30. The promotion, presented by Graphic Creations, is a joint effort …