Commission Sides With Mayor

County Mayor Glenn Jacobs with lawyer John Valliant.

In a 7-1 vote, County Commission tells Law Director Bud Armstrong to drop his pension lawsuits — but the final word will be up to the judge.

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.

Resolution Denied

Glenn Jacobs press conference

Giving a win to Law Director Bud Armstrong, County Commission refuses to consider Mayor Glenn Jacobs’ proposed pension lawsuit settlement.