Knoxville Lands CGI Service Center

Cherokee Farm

The global information technology and consulting giant will invest $27 million and partner with UT to bring 300 jobs to the community.

Accelerating Innovation

ORNL, TVA and UT will invest $9 million over three years to create a hub for budding national and international entrepreneurs.

Developers Undaunted

State Supreme Court site development

Despite the economic woes unleashed by the global pandemic, real estate development continues unabated.

Turning Orange Into Green

Businesses downtown and on Cumberland Avenue are counting on UT students and sporting events to say afloat during the pandemic.

Cautious First Steps

Charlotte Tolley at Farmers Market

As reopening begins, businesses and consumers adjust to new norms while officials offer metrics for success — or failure.

One Step at a Time

Knox County’s businesses will embark on a phased reopening on Friday, but social distancing measures will remain as a part of daily commerce.

Last Call

Responding to the COVID-19 threat, the city is closing all bars and restaurants, while the county is closing bars and placing limits on restaurant capacity.