Brooks, Herrera offer choice for GOP chair

Sandra ClarkLet's Talk

Knox County Republicans will gather to elect new leaders at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 6, at The Crown College, 2307 W. Beaver Creek Drive, Powell.
The rules have changed. Let’s walk …

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 …

Kane lobbies in violation of state law

Sandra ClarkGossip and Lies

Former state Rep. Roger Kane is lobbying state legislators despite a state prohibition against doing so within 12 months after leaving office. Kane served three two-year terms in the state …

Jacobs talks policy at Corryton

Sandra ClarkFeature, Northeast Knox

State Rep. Harry Brooks had about 120 people in for a baloney and barbecue dinner at the Corryton Community Center on Thursday evening. Brooks is retiring from the state legislature …

Brooks donates campaign funds to schools

Sandra ClarkSouth Knox

State Rep. Harry Brooks has shut down his campaign account, donating more than $66,000 to four high schools in his district. Brooks announced Wednesday that he will not seek reelection …