County Cancels Sidewalk Plan

Sidewalk plan

Mayor Glenn Jacobs has scrapped a contract for a countywide sidewalk master plan, but other efforts to identify needs are underway.

The Education of Mike Edwards

As he prepares for retirement, the longtime CEO of the Knoxville Chamber says economic development begins in the classroom. We take a look back at his 16 years at the helm.

Case Dismissed

City County Building

A hearing Monday makes it official — the county’s pension lawsuit is done. What happens next?

Slipped Gears

As cost estimates climb, Knox County takes a hard look at a proposed BMX track. South Knox representatives say the community wants what it was promised.

Stream Cleaning

Stock Creek in South Knox County

How Knox County works to keep failing septic systems from fouling the watersheds.

L’Etat, C’est Bud

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs with other county officials and lawyers outside Chancery Court.

At a heated hearing, the Knox County Law Department says it can sue whomever it wants, whether the mayor likes it or not.