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?

Commission Approves TVA Deal

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs

After months of persuasion, County Mayor Glenn Jacobs wins a unanimous vote to lease the empty East Tower and buy the Summer Place garage.

2019 Revue: Knox County Politics

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs

From budget cuts to a prolonged standoff between the mayor and law director, it was a year when Glenn Jacobs made his mark — and felt some pushback.