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Stiff Opposition To Proposed Annexation of Concord

Stiff Opposition To Proposed Annexation of Concord

By Focus Staff Farragut Mayor Ralph McGill has said he would drop plans to annex Concord into the Town of Farragut if there was serious opposition.  This weeks’ poll by…

A Feudin’ Son of Tennessee: Kenneth McKellar, Chapter 18

A Feudin’ Son of Tennessee: Kenneth McKellar, Chapter 18

By Ray Hill In 1945 Senator Kenneth McKellar was seventy-six years old and had served in the United States Senate for twenty-nine years, longer than any other Tennessean.  McKellar was…

Board Discusses Future At Retreat

Board Discusses Future At Retreat

By Focus Staff Members of the Knox County Board of Education, along with Superintendent of Schools Dr. James McIntyre, met at the Sarah Simpson Center Sunday, September 16 for their…

South Doyle remains perfect after shutout over Carter

South Doyle remains perfect after shutout over Carter

By Adam Sullivan The head coach of the South Doyle football team, ClarkDuncan, may have been camping out for the new iPhone on Friday morning.  After all, when you lead…

CAK remains perfect despite Cade’s heroics

CAK remains perfect despite Cade’s heroics

By Ken Lay Gibbs High School’s football team got stellar performance from quarterback Jay Cade Friday night. But it wasn’t quite enough as Christian Academy of Knoxville held on and…

Focus for Monday, September 17

Focus for Monday, September 17

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Voters tell what they would do with surplus

Voters tell what they would do with surplus

By Focus Staff Likely voters were asked the question, “Knox County government has projected a surplus at the end of this fiscal year $24.2 million dollars.  In your opinion how…

The 1972 Gibbs Eagles

The 1972 Gibbs Eagles

By Ralphine Major “Ken Sparks will always be an inspiration for me. His high expectations for me were no less than those of my parents, in regards to my work…

A Feudin’ Son of Tennessee: Kenneth McKellar, Chapter 17

A Feudin’ Son of Tennessee: Kenneth McKellar, Chapter 17

By Ray Hill Many have long misunderstood U. S. Senator Kenneth McKellar and his complex relations with the Tennessee Valley Authority; in fact, some still perceive McKellar to have been…

FCAC’s New Clay Program and Leather Workshop

FCAC’s New Clay Program and Leather Workshop

By Sylvia Williams Is there a frustrated sculptor or potter lurking just beneath your calm exterior? If so, now is the perfect time to enroll in a class at the…