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Publisher’s Position: Shadowy? Not Hardly.

By Steve Hunley Like most people, I love to laugh. Recently, I got one of the better laughs I can remember when a friend of mine forwarded Joe Sullivan’s column…

Football Returns

Football Returns

By David Klein There was an air of familiarity at Central High School Thursday night. Yes, that beloved pigskin with the laces that signals the turn of the calendar, has…

Senator James E. Murray of Montana

Senator James E. Murray of Montana

By Ray Hill Occasionally, a candidate comes out of nowhere to win an election.  It is not a common occurrence in politics, but it has happened throughout our history.  James…

Our Neighborhoods: Smithwood, Beverly Acres

Our Neighborhoods: Smithwood, Beverly Acres

By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com It’s odd how history weaves in and of Knox County’s communities. Sometimes the places in our area are founded by newcomers settling the area. Sometimes neighborhoods…

A special reunion will highlight Carter’s season opener

A special reunion will highlight Carter’s season opener

By Steve Williams After 38 years, Jeff McMillan and Carter High School football are back together again. The reunion will become official Thursday night when Coach McMillan leads his Hornets…

Quarantine

By Dr. Jim Ferguson It’s been described as the Delhi Belly, the Green Apple Quick Step, Montezuma’s Revenge and other guttural, though no less descriptive, terms.  We’ve all had it…

Super Subs: Mike Graves

By Ralphine Major ralphine3@yahoo.com Another member of the 1964-65 Gibbs basketball team that played a big part in the success of the team is Mike Graves.  Focus readers may remember…

A welcome end to elections

By Joe Rector By the time this column is printed, the primaries will be finished. I say, “Thank you, Lord!” Like most people, I’m tired of the endless television commercials, recorded…

A Day in Monroe County

By Mike Steely Monroe County is known for many things. There’s Estes Kefauver’s home and grave, Fort Loudoun, Sequoyah Birthplace Museum, Tellico Blockhouse, Lake Tellico and Hiwassee College.  There’s also…

Carter High quarterback values academics as well as football

By Steve Williams Knoxville already is represented by one quarterback in the Ivy League and may have another one playing in the prestigious conference in the near future. Carter High…