Image Smith Named to 1st District Post

City Council appoints public relations executive Tommy Smith to serve out Stephanie Welch’s unexpired term.

 

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    In a lawsuit trial, the Knox County Sheriff’s Office outlines its unusual interpretations of the state’s Public Records Act.
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    A UT researcher’s work shows that difficult family relationships are a predictor of poor health.
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