Ballpark Financing

City Council and County Commission get a first look at possible funding sources for a minor-league baseball stadium.

First Pitch

City Council and County Commission will consider forming a sports authority this month to build a baseball stadium for the Tennessee Smokies.

Authority to Build?

Knoxville and Knox County likely will consider forming a sports authority if officials decide to build a baseball stadium for the Tennessee Smokies.

Public Stadium, Private Development

Smokies owner Randy Boyd says a publicly built ballpark is essential for baseball’s return to Knoxville and the accompanying private investment.

Ramp Reconstruction Interrupted

The rebuilding of the Gay Street-Jackson Avenue intersection has run into delays, adding to the struggles of area businesses.

‘A Place for Original Ideas’

Pilot Light

As Pilot Light marks its 20th anniversary in the midst of a pandemic, Jason Boardman reflects on the Old City institution he has built — and what comes next.

Full Bloom

Garrett Thompson and Chyna Brackeen

In its 10th year, the Rhythm N’ Blooms music festival has flowered where it’s planted.

A Growing Industry

Joe Fox, Bluhen Botanicals

With a $30 million investment and a pending Old City storefront, Blühen Botanicals builds its CBD profile locally and globally.

Over the Plate

Rogero administration officials say a minor league baseball stadium east of the Old City could link surrounding areas and spawn development.