Paper Safe

Responding to concerns about election integrity, the Knox County Election Commission is turning to paper ballots.

‘I Don’t Give Up’

Travis Bryan

Travis Bryan is graduating from the University of Tennessee today. But his biggest challenges have come outside the classroom.

Split Decisions

School board religious release time

In two 5-4 votes, the school board turns down religious release time and signals support for moving into TVA’s East Tower.

For the Records, pt. 2

Conley v. Spangler

In a lawsuit trial, the Knox County Sheriff’s Office outlines its unusual interpretations of the state’s Public Records Act.

Corridor Conundrum

The construction of a mixed-use development on Cumberland Avenue could depend on accommodating a segment of an unnamed alley.

Twists and Turns

Mark Mamantov

As the TVA tower deal advances, Knox County’s law director and mayor each double down on their positions.

Ancient Lore Is History in Knox

Tom Boyd nixes plan to build his first fantasy-themed resort in Knox County and gets rebuffed by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.