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Willie’s Restaurant relocates to larger site

Willie’s Restaurant relocates to larger site

By Sarah Baker bakers@knoxfocus.com The new Willie’s Restaurant is now open in Seymour on Chapman Highway.  The new location is larger, but still has the bright, friendly atmosphere that is…

Burton K. Wheeler of Montana

Burton K. Wheeler of Montana

By Ray Hill Few members of the United States Senate had as colorful or stormy a career as Burton Kendall Wheeler of Montana.  The fact Wheeler came to represent Montana…

SDHS Dance Team shines on and off the stage

SDHS Dance Team shines on and off the stage

By Tasha Mahurin mahurint@knoxfocus.com “I have designed this team to be more about character than competing,” South Doyle High School Dance team coach, Lacey Dixon, told The Focus. Dixon, a…

GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN: Football success a big part of Knoxville High’s legacy

GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN: Football success a big part of Knoxville High’s legacy

By Steve Williams Her last students walked through her halls over 60 years ago, and her facade now reads “Historic Knoxville High School.” But she is more than a beautiful…

View Knoxville Focus for Monday, December 17

View Knoxville Focus for Monday, December 17

Please click here to view this week’s entire Focus. Click here to view photos from the Seymour Christmas Parade. Focus launches 24/7 By Focus Staff Could you use some ‘good’…

Despite Media Barrage, South Knoxvillians Still Support Parkway Extension

Despite Media Barrage, South Knoxvillians Still Support Parkway Extension

By Focus Staff Since the first Knoxville Focus poll revealed a majority of South Knoxvillians support an extension of the James White Parkway, a wave of stories have appeared in…

Support still strong for James White Parkway Extension

Support still strong for James White Parkway Extension

Please click here for larger view of TDOT’s proposed extension. By Focus Staff After almost a month of opponents coming from seemingly every direction possible, support for the proposed James…

The Senate’s Dandy: James Hamilton Lewis of Illinois

The Senate’s Dandy: James Hamilton Lewis of Illinois

By Ray Hill It seems highly unlikely anyone could be elected to any office today if he or she exhibited just a few of the eccentricities that were a part…

Knox County GOP finds unity through diversity

Knox County GOP finds unity through diversity

By Tasha Mahurin The West Knox Republican Club’s annual Holiday dinner, held last week at Rothchild Catering and Conference Center, had an altogether inclusive flair this year. Members from across…

South Doyle takes Rugby Sevens Title

South Doyle takes Rugby Sevens Title

By Ken Lay MURFREESBORO— The South Doyle rugby club ended a six-month journey with a State Championship at Middle Tennessee State University recently. The Cherokees played in a grueling Tennessee…