Lee uses state funds like a piggy bank

Frank CagleFrank Talk

Gov. Bill Lee gets by with a little help from his friends. He passes out patronage like a Chicago alderman, especially to former legislators.
We’ll start with those on the way …

Dunn will earn $98K in new post

Sandra ClarkLet's Talk

Former state Rep. Bill Dunn will earn $98,000 in his full-time position as senior advisor to state Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn. He will work from both Nashville and Knoxville, according …

Dunn takes state job

Sandra ClarkLet's Talk

Well, Bill Dunn didn’t stay unemployed for long – six days, actually. After 26 years as a state representative, Dunn was replaced Nov. 3 by Michele Carringer. On Nov. 9, …

Harry Brooks honored by Pellissippi State

Lesli Bales-SherrodOur Town Youth

Pellissippi State Community College lauded retired state Rep. Harry Brooks of Knoxville on Tuesday by naming a wing of its Strawberry Plains Campus in his honor.
The Harry Brooks Career Education …