A.J. + TVA = OK?

TVA and A.J.

Knox County officials outline a $7.5 million deal to move the school system’s Central Office and free up the Andrew Johnson Building for redevelopment.

Grading the Supe

Superintendent Bob Thomas

Despite missing data, the school board extends Knox County Schools Superintendent Bob Thomas’ contract for another year.

Hallway Monitors

The Knox County school board approves a new agreement on officers in the schools, and sends a message about restraint.

A Textbook Case

Studies Weekly

With $4.2 million in surplus revenues, the Knox County school board checks one last item off its budget wish list.

Schoolhouse Cops

Knox County schools

As the school board considers an amended agreement for law enforcement on campus, some raise concerns.

Facts of Life?

Caroline Rowcliffe addresses the school board

The Knox County school board gets an earful about perceived biases and inadequacies in its abstinence-only sex education curriculum.

Motion to Reconsider

David Hayes addressing the Knox County school board

The Knox County school board sends proposed public forum restrictions back for more discussion.

Forum Decorum

The Knox County school board considers new restrictions on public speakers at its meetings.

Friendly Reception

School board 4-24-19

The Knox County school board enthusiastically approves a $506.6 million proposed budget and a capital plan with three new elementary schools.

Crunch Time

Mayor Madeline Rogero at the State of the City address in April 2018

The city, county and school administrations will present budget proposals in the next few weeks. Here’s a look at the timelines and the issues to watch.