For Knox County, It’s Status Quo

Eddie Mannis speaks

Local voters turned out in record numbers for Tuesday’s election, but despite some new faces the balance of political power remains the same.

Election 2020: The Fund Race

Money

An analysis of local campaign donations shows advantages for Republicans and incumbents, but some competitive races.

Election 2020: 6th Senate District

Republican incumbent Becky Duncan Massey faces a challenge from Democratic newcomer Jane George in the county’s largest legislative district.

Forrest Bumped

Capitol Commission

The State Capitol Commission votes to remove a Confederate general’s bust, with prominent Knoxville names — living and dead — factoring into the decision.

Bill Collecting

Tennessee State Capitol Building

From marijuana to motorized wheelchairs, Knox County’s state lawmakers have introduced a raft of legislation for the General Assembly’s 2020 session.