Bounds, Rountree seek second terms

Betty BeanUncategorized

School board chair Patti Bounds and vice chair Amber Rountree both announced that they will run for re-election on Friday, the day qualifying petitions became available.

Welch launch draws politicos, neighbors, dad

Betsy PickleSouth Knox

Stephanie Welch’s official launch to her campaign for the First District seat on City Council drew a healthy crowd of high-profile friends, supportive neighbors and far-flying family.
Welch, vice president of …

Hanging out at ‘lucky’ Gap Creek Market

Betsy PickleSouth Knox

Apparently, no one in the Gap Creek/Kimberlin Heights area has any complaints with Knox County government or the school board.
County Commissioner Carson Dailey and school board representative Amber Rountree, who …

Great Schools Partnership celebrates success

Betsy PickleSouth Knox

The Great Schools Partnership has a lot to celebrate: its 12th anniversary, the fifth anniversary of the Community Schools Initiative and the addition this fall of another school, Maynard Elementary, …