Black Wednesday: The Compass Primer

Black Wednesday Main Assembly Room

The Black Wednesday scandal still reverberates through Knox County political culture, even though most of those involved are no longer in office.

How It Works: The University of Tennessee

Neyland Stadium

State university systems take an array of forms, and the University of Tennessee is a particularly odd one. It is less a system than a small collection of affiliated schools.

How It Works: Knox County Schools

Andrew Johnson Building

With 60,000 students and nearly 4,000 teachers in 88 buildings, Knox County Schools serves every community from Farragut to Five Points. Here’s how the complex system works.