DeRoyal celebrates 50 years

Beth KinnaneHalls, Our Town Stories, Powell

Had its founder been less fastidious about things like cleanliness and order, Knox County might have missed out on one of its enduring businesses, DeRoyal Industries. DeRoyal is celebrating its …


Christopher RobinOur Town Arts

Taken when a college student, this photograph of Abraham Lincoln, from atop Mount Rushmore, remains a favorite. It is our first KnoxTNToday repeat.
Published again because of the Presidents Day holiday …

LMU will host harpist Joseph Rebman

Jay FitzOur Town Arts

The Lincoln Memorial University Paul V. Hamilton School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences will host harpist and composer Joseph Rebman in recital Wednesday, February 16, 2022. The recital will …

LMU celebrates 125th anniversary

Jay FitzOur Town Youth

Lincoln Memorial University is kicking off special programming and events in celebration of the 125th anniversary of LMU’s charter and founding. There is a year of events planned in honor …

Cynthia Whitt honored by LMU

Kate ReaganOur Town Youth

Cynthia L. Whitt was awarded the Mary Mildred Sullivan Award at the Lincoln Memorial University Fall Commencement Ceremony on Dec. 11, 2021.
Since 1890, the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Foundation has presented Sullivan Awards …

Bicknell is dean of education at LMU

Kate ReaganOur Town Leaders

Dr. Teresa Bicknell is dean of the Carter and Moyers School of Education at Lincoln Memorial University. Bicknell has served as interim dean since 2019. She joined the LMU faculty …