Property sales cool in February

Nick McBrideOn the Grow

After a very good beginning to 2019, local real estate activity cooled somewhat in February. For the month ending on Thursday, Feb. 28, there were 807 property transfers in Knox …

Witt, McBride name top aides

Sandra ClarkFeature

Knox County Clerk Sherry Witt and Register of Deeds Nick McBride brought special guests to the Powell Business and Professional Association meeting this week. Both new officeholders introduced their chief-of-staff.
Witt …

Ballard enters race for register of deeds

Sandra ClarkUncategorized

Phil Ballard, former property assessor, has entered the race to become Knox County register of deeds. He filed papers today naming Chuck Ward as his campaign treasurer. He said he’s …

Ballard set to challenge McBride

Sandra ClarkUncategorized

Phil Ballard is considering a race for register of deeds in the May 1, 2018, Republican primary. If he runs, the two-term property assessor would face Nick McBride, currently the …