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  • Contributions Now Tax Deductible Published 12/18/2013 at 10:52 a.m. 0 comments

    The Clean Water Expected in East Tennessee group has announced it has secured 501(c)(3) status, making it a tax deductible public charity, which should help it with fund-raising.

  • Another Candidate Bows Out Published 12/18/2013 at 10:50 a.m. 0 comments

    Julian Mays has told a member of the House Republican Caucus he has decided against running for the state House of Representatives.

  • Errant E-mail Causes Rift Published 12/18/2013 at 10:49 a.m. 0 comments

    School board member Pam Trainor got an e-mail from a friend gushing with praise for Superintendent Jim McIntyre and extremely critical of teachers who are complaining to the school board.

  • Who's That Guy with the Beard? Published 12/18/2013 at 10:48 a.m. 0 comments

    Why was Peter Jackson, the famed director of The Hobbit film trilogy, in Knoxville last week?

  • Enjoy it While You Can Published 12/11/2013 at 11:07 a.m. 0 comments

    Enjoy your last Christmas shopping season for sales-tax free Amazon purchases.

  • Tennova HQ Likely in Nashville Updated 12/12/2013 at 3:34 p.m. 0 comments

    The parent company of Tennova has been purchased by a community-hospital company that is headquartered in Nashville, and it appears unlikely that Tennova will retain any corporate presence in Knoxville as a result.

  • Payback Time for Hill? Published 12/11/2013 at 11:05 a.m. 2 comments

    State Rep. Mathew Hill, R-Jonesborough, committed a cardinal sin last session. He agreed to vote for a bill favored by the speakers of both houses of the legislature but changed his mind at the last minute and scuttled it.

  • Popular Anchor to Return Published 12/11/2013 at 11:04 a.m. 0 comments

    Ted Hall, who spent 18 years at WBIR before moving to Atlanta, is coming back to Knoxville and will be joining WVLT.

  • Tax Cuts Amid Budget Shortfall? Published 12/4/2013 at 10:50 a.m. 0 comments

    Since the Republicans gained control of the state Legislature, they have cut taxes each session and annual revenues to the state have been cut by an estimated $200 million, but they may face opposition from the governor if they want ...

  • Former Vol Coaches in Big Game Published 12/4/2013 at 10:50 a.m. 0 comments

    Three former Vol coaches will likely be on the sidelines for the national championship game.

  • Reeves Confirmation an Example? Published 12/4/2013 at 10:48 a.m. 0 comments

    Knoxville attorney Herb Moncier says to understand his problem with the judicial selection amendment proposed next year you need look no further than local attorney Pam Reeves.

  • Foreclosures Continue Decline Published 11/27/2013 at 2:07 p.m. 0 comments

    The number of foreclosures in Knox County has taken a sharp decline through the first eight months of the year as opposed to the same period last year.

  • Another Johnson Opponent Part Two Published 11/27/2013 at 2:06 p.m. 0 comments

    Knoxville dentist Julian Mays is exploring support for a run for the state House of Representatives.

  • Depending on the Market Published 11/27/2013 at 2:04 p.m. 0 comments

    VA hopes a soaring stock market will bail out its underfunded pension fund.

  • Blogger Hornback Responds to Libel Suit Published 11/27/2013 at 2:04 p.m. 0 comments

    Local blogger Brian Hornback has submitted depositions from his sources for items he ran about Knox County Republican Party Chair Ruthie Kuhlman and has asked that her libel suit against him be dismissed.