Election Day Arrives

Heavy early voting in Knox County and across Tennessee makes election predictions a precarious proposition.

Blue Money

Illustration Eddie Smith Gloria Johnson

In Knox County’s tightest race, Democratic challenger Gloria Johnson has outraised Republican Rep. Eddie Smith.


Karl Dean appearing at ACT-ET forum 10/7/18

An alliance of East Tennessee social activists debuts with a candidate forum featuring a roster of Democrats. (Republicans were invited.)

Third Round

Gloria Johnson and Eddie Smith

Republican incumbent Eddie Smith and Democratic challenger Gloria Johnson have tangled twice before. Will this time end differently?