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The Knoxville Focus for Monday, June 2, 2014

The Knoxville Focus for Monday, June 2, 2014

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Our Neighborhoods: FOUNTAIN CITY

Our Neighborhoods: FOUNTAIN CITY

  By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com Bet you didn’t know that Fountain City started as a military supply depot for North Carolina and Tennessee Territorial militia. Bet you didn’t know that…

City budget passes with tax increase

City budget passes with tax increase

By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com As predicted last week by The Focus, the budget proposed by Mayor Madeline Rogero, some $384,611,930, passed City Council but not after a last ditch effort…

Governor Buford Ellington

Governor Buford Ellington

By Ray Hill Buford Ellington is perhaps best remembered today for being one of Tennessee’s “leap-frog” governors, alternating terms with Frank Clement.  For almost twenty years, Clement and Ellington ruled…

Gresham beats West Valley to nab soccer title

Gresham beats West Valley to nab soccer title

By Ken Lay Gresham Middle School’s boys soccer team ended its 2014 season recently with a Smoky Mountain Middle Soccer Championship. The Gladiators notched a 1-0 win over West Valley…

Sibley put on a show for Karns basketball fans

Sibley put on a show for Karns basketball fans

By Steve Williams Devin Sibley, Karns High’s Male Athlete of the Year, finished as the school’s all-time leading scorer in basketball with 2,239 points. He was nominated for McDonald’s All-America…

Public Notice 05-27-14

ANYONE WHO HAS FURNITURE AT KIRKLAND’S FURNITURE REPAIR AT 10718 CHAPMAN HWY, SEYMOUR, TN  CALL HUBERT 865-384-3655, 865-577-0604…

Knoxville Focus for Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Knoxville Focus for Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Click here to view this week’s Focus. School Board budget may not get approved By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com A combined meeting of the Knox County Commission and Board of Education…

Publisher’s Position: Sales Tax Grab Stinks

Publisher’s Position: Sales Tax Grab Stinks

Don’t Let Your Community Get ‘Pond Gapped’ By Steve Hunley Knox County Board of Education member Doug Harris is busy making the rounds promoting the idea of increasing the local…

Our Neighborhoods: MASCOT

Our Neighborhoods: MASCOT

By Mike Steely steelym@knoxfocus.com It may be the most unique neighborhood in Knox County. Isolated in the eastern corner, separated by distance and the river, Mascot is also separated by…