Blue Wall Gets Results

Sheriff Tom Spangler

With deputies cheering them on, Knox County commissioners take money from fund balance for Sheriff’s Office bonuses.

Go Go Status Quo

Knox County Charter Review Committee

After considering various ways to change the makeup of County Commission, the Charter Review Committee decides to leave well enough alone.

2A or not 2A?

Gun show

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

Pushing the Timeline

Knox County Commission

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs steps up the pressure on his own Health Department to accelerate the reopening plan.

Affordable Housing Outside City Limits

Habitat for Humanity property

Low-to-moderate income households struggle in the suburban and rural areas of Knox County, too. A new five-year plan sets out priorities to help them.

Fund Race

Money

From zero to $88,000, which candidates have raised the most in the Knox County primaries? And who’s giving it?