Knox County 2020: A Primer (Part 2)

A survey of what’s changed, what hasn’t and what to watch in the local political and economic landscape. Today: the City of Knoxville and the private sector.

Ballot Bound

Eddie Mannis survives a second challenge to his Republican bona fides to carry the GOP’s banner in the 18th District state House race.

Urban Dominance

Indya Kincannon received the support of those living closest to the center of the city in her election as Knoxville’s next mayor.

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

Knoxville could make Tennessee history by electing the state’s first openly gay mayor, but nobody wants to talk about it.

Chilhowee Choices

Candidates for city offices weigh in on consultants’ recommendations for Chilhowee Park and the future of the Tennessee Valley Fair.

Connections Are Key

Mayoral hopefuls Indya Kincannon and Eddie Mannis stressed building relationships during the final scheduled candidate forum.

Cash at the Turn

Money

Knoxville mayoral candidates Indya Kincannon and Eddie Mannis are running a close race for campaign dollars.