Local Color: Vestal
In the second installment of our series on Knoxville neighborhoods, photographer Shawn Poynter walks the streets of Vestal to create a wide-ranging portrait of this unique community.
What Knoxville Needs: A Grand Central Arts Station
Quote of the Week: "...we should show kids the proper way to roll cigarettes or shoot heroine..."
Knox Found Online: Knoxville: Photogenic and Lovely
The Weekly Plan-It: May 10-May 16
Street Talk: Meg Beach, director of the “Myth Adventures” children’s performing arts camp at the Clayton Center for the Arts
NEWS & VIEWS
Don’t tell KUB, but David Bolt dreams of meter discs spinning backwards for everyone. Among other places, that dream has taken him to Vestal, where he set up his solar installation company, Sustainable Future, in 2010. And last month it took him to the White House, where he received an award for being a “Champion of Change.” Rick Held profiles
Ear to the Ground
The Corvette Expo faces a roadblock, the Public Trust PAC weighs in on education, the Gov considers his first veto, and Jefferson County is looking for one good school board candidate.
Jack Neely takes a walk through remnants of the 1982 World’s Fair.
Frank Cagle thinks the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame could be a winner.
Shot of Urban
Michael Haynes considers the changing demographics of downtown residents.
All Foods Considered
Rose Kennedy ponders her mother's kitchen.
GAMUT: ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Music: On Tour
Video Games: Digital Hackery
Hilary Mantel's Bring Up the Bodies
Local Flavors by Gay Lyons
Shuck Raw Bar and Ale