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Jack is Back

Jack is Back

By Sarah Baker A “boot load” of fans turned out for the Jack’s Back Party at Cotton Eyed Joe on Thursday, May 17. Jack Ryan was a live wire electrifying…

Latest Poll Shows Strong Support for Buchett’s Budget

Latest Poll Shows Strong Support for Buchett’s Budget

By Focus Staff The latest Knoxville Focus poll shows Knox Countians overwhelmingly favor Mayor Tim Burchett’s budget.  Almost 400 Knox Countians were asked the question, “Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett…

The Senator’s Secretary: D. W. McKellar

The Senator’s Secretary:  D. W. McKellar

  By Ray Hill Tennessee’s longest serving United States Senator, Kenneth D. McKellar, employed several secretaries during his thirty-six years as a member of the nation’s upper chamber. For sixteen…

Seymour holds on for state sectional win in softball

Seymour holds on for state sectional win in softball

By Steve Williams Seymour High’s softball team may have felt like it just stepped off a roller coaster after playing its TSSAA state sectional game against Maryville. The Lady Eagles…

Good Water, A Man’s Mission

Good Water, A Man’s Mission

By Ralphine Major He held the forked peach tree stick in his hand and walked slowly. The end of the stick jerked and pointed to the ground. It indicated the…

Monday, May 14 2012 Focus

Monday, May 14 2012 Focus

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Southern Gospel Music at its Best

Southern Gospel Music at its Best

By Ralphine Major I study the cover before opening it.  The simple format is striking.  A traditional, small country church, whose architectural style is fast fading from America’s landscape, stands…

JACK IS BACK

JACK IS BACK

By Dan Andrews An epic battle of “David verse Goliath” is occurring in radio and it appears that David, or in this case, Jack Ryan, might emerge victorious. The award-winning…

Poll: Almost 76% oppose extending the school year

Poll: Almost 76% oppose extending the school year

By Focus Staff The Knoxville Focus asked quite nearly 500 voters, “Knox County School Superintendent James McIntyre has proposed extending the school year up to seven days at a total…

Halls advances to title game

Halls advances to title game

By Ken Lay Hardin Valley Academy has fielded a varsity baseball team for four seasons and the Hawks have already proven that they are a force to be reckoned with…