Rural Metro: Driver safety tips for teens

Jeff BagwellFeature

In our September Safety Message, Rural Metro Fire wants to continue to talk about driver safety with our young teen drivers. We all need to realize and understand these new …

Meet our sponsors

Sandra ClarkFeature

Websites like KnoxTNToday.com don’t happen by accident. It takes vision and hard work to present interesting/informative news. And it’s nice to get paid, too. That’s why the unsung heroes of …

Meet Carter Station 26 Green Shift

Sandra ClarkFeature, Northeast Knox

Information submitted by Captain Jeff Bagwell, public information officer for Rural Metro Fire.
This month, we introduce to our East Knox County community, Strawberry Plains Station 26 “Green Shift.” This shift …

Summer safety tips from Rural Metro

Sandra ClarkFeature

Continuing with our summer safety message, Rural Metro Fire wants to urge everyone to exercise extreme safety when it comes to boating and riding ATVs or side-by-sides.
We see accidents every …

Rural Metro saves house on Whitcomb

Sandra ClarkFeature, Powell

A Sunday (5/27) morning fire in Broadacres was quickly squelched with no injuries reported.
Rural Metro Fire responded at 6:50 a.m. to a report of structure fire at 7824 Whitcomb Road. …