New at Compass

  • Sam Quinones
    No Easy Fix
    Sam Quinones, the bestselling author of ‘Dreamland,’ tells Knoxville leaders the solutions to the opioid epidemic begin with community.
    Read more.
  • City County Building
    King’s Gambit
    The city’s former deputy engineering director made his case for reinstatement at a hearing on Wednesday.
    Read more.
  • Precinct Profile: Knox County #69N
    A suburban enclave where polo is possible, golf is assured and the politics are Republican.
    Read more.

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Coming September 2018.
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Upcoming Events

  1. County Commission Work Session

    November 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. County Commission Meeting

    November 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. County Commission Zoning

    November 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. Knoxville City Council

    November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  5. County Commission Beer Board

    November 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm