School Choice Chronicles

Classroom chairs

The Legislature gears up for Gov. Bill Lee’s proposals to broaden charter authorization and school vouchers.

Here Comes the Gov

Bill Lee 3-5-19

Bill Lee brings his State of the State roadshow to Knoxville, talking workforce, justice and character education.

Rethinking Rural Healthcare

A UT healthcare policy expert says expanding Medicaid is needed but wouldn’t be enough on its own to prevent rural hospital closures.

RAM Continues to Fill a Void

While the Legislature resists expanding Medicaid, Remote Area Medical treats the area’s uninsured at Chilhowee Park.

Knox County’s Red Wall

GOP election party

Local Republicans had a lot to be happy about Tuesday night, while Democrats look to take momentum into 2020.

On the Run

District maps illustration

From Marsha and Phil to the stay-at-home dad vs. the stay-at-home mom, an overview of the federal and state election campaigns winding their way through Knox County.