Powell principal lobbies for kids

Sandra ClarkOur Town Teens, Powell

​Powell High School principal Dr. Chad Smith spent his spring break visiting Washington, D.C., to encourage Tennessee’s members of Congress to pass laws that enhance the nation’s public schools. The …

Panther pride paints Powell orange

Missy ZaloudekFeature, Powell

The hot sun didn’t stop the Powell High School Homecoming Parade Sept.  7. The parade was filled with students from Powell High, Powell Middle and Powell Elementary. Attendees were the …

Rural Metro Fire organizes mock wreck

Sandra ClarkFeature, Powell

Rural Metro Fire coordinated several emergency service providers to give Powell High juniors and seniors an up-close look at the aftermath of a vicious wreck. The scene was set on …

‘Man to Dinner’ coming to Powell

Sandra ClarkFeature, Powell

The Powell High School theater department is performing the comedy “The Man Who Came to Dinner,” under the direction of Jennifer Doubleday.
See what mayhem occurs when critic Sheridan Whiteside slips on the front …

Fantasy of Trees delights through Sunday

Sandra ClarkPowell

Powell High School students and staff jumped at the chance to aid East Tennessee Children’s Hospital by participating in this year’s Fantasy of Trees.
The event runs through Sunday at the …