Burchett stands by Trump

Betty BeanKnox Scene

Some prominent Knox County Republicans, like Bobby Waggoner and Susan Richardson Williams, are lining up to support Nashville surgeon Manny Sethi as their pick to replace Lamar Alexander in the …

Bridge named for Moody

Sandra ClarkWest Knox

Former Commissioner Wanda Moody was honored by the city of Knoxville July 19 as the bridge on Winston Road was named the Wanda Moody Overpass. Friends and public officials filled …

So you want to be a senator

Frank CagleFrank Talk

We now know why it took former Gov. Bill Haslam so long to announce his decision not to run for the U.S. Senate. The same reason U.S. Rep. Mark Green, …

Dump the UT system

Frank CagleFrank Talk

The University of Tennessee is looking for a new chancellor and a new system president. There has been some discussion about moving the president’s office off-campus to avoid confusion about …

The fight over school vouchers

Sandra ClarkGossip and Lies

In an op-ed that’s sure to annoy both sides of the school vouchers issue, former Knox County Schools Superintendent Dr. Jim McIntyre says, “Vouchers are coming; make them fair.”
(Frank Cagle, …