2A or not 2A?

Gun show

Despite some members’ misgivings, Commission proclaims Knox a ‘Second Amendment Constitutional County.’

Together Again?

With Knox County moving into the next phase of its pandemic response, public officials are looking forward to a return to in-person meetings.

Mapping the Outbreak

Health Department data shows the pattern of the coronavirus outbreak in Knox County and could indicate where testing is lacking.

Water Fight

Northshore Drive flooded

Knox County moves to address persistent flooding around Cedar Bluff and three other trouble spots.

Big Ears Gets in Gear

Patti Smith

As County Commission discusses public funding of the acclaimed music and arts festival, the lineup grows and ticket sales surge.

Jailhouse Diagnosis

knox county detention facility

A study says Knox County could reduce its inmate crowding by making reforms to the local criminal justice system.

Of Painters and Potholes

Artist Addison Karl

The city and county both fund the arts, but to different extents and with different levels of enthusiasm. What is the role of government?

‘Fully Extend’

Knox Pride Parade 6-22-19

Knox County Commission responds to controversy over a county employee’s anti-gay preaching with a resolution affirming the rights of LGBT people.

Vision Quest

Crowded schools and jails, inadequate roads and sidewalks. Lamenting a lack of planning and priorities, Knox County Commissioners plan to set some.