Have you ever seen a ghost?  The men and women of Appalachian Paranormal Investigations say they’ve seen plenty in communities all across East Tennessee. API Co-Founder and Case Manager Joshua Ooten says he started conducting investigations...

Speaking to the dead

“Cast aside your doubt!” The cries of a Victorian medium rattle through the halls of the spacious home, filled with relics of another time. Guests wait anxiously around an antique table that’s illuminated by flickering candles as...
“Made by Smith & Wesson” is about to mean “Made in East Tennessee.” In one of the biggest economic boons of its type in a generation, the Knoxville metropolitan area has been picked as the new...
This article was written by our newest correspondent, Megan Sadler. It’s time to say goodbye to summer as autumn welcomes sweater weather and a cozy nostalgia that warms the soul.  It’s the season of county fairs,...

“Its electric”

A crowd of nearly 40 people were the first passengers to experience riding on the new all-electric bus fleet operated by Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) at a Thursday morning press conference in Caswell Park. Officials from...
Just inside the front door of one of the austere, dignified buildings that crown “The Hill” at the University of Tennessee stands one of the world’s last wonders, a botanical outlier that’s evolved in a...

KAT gets wired

With a little luck and a lot of hard work, commuters along Bus Route 17 will be the first to experience riding in one of KAT’s new all-electric buses by early next year.  Also known as...
Deadly shootouts, devastating fires and a bit of vaudeville thrown in for good measure… there are far worse ways to spend an evening in downtown Knoxville. That was the verdict of more than 60 history buffs...
The Question: How do teenagers who just went through the most violent semester ever in the history of their high school, take care of themselves and each other this summer? The Answer: For the dozens of...
Pride Month had a memorable finish this year at Zoo Knoxville with a sold out celebration of what it means to be different.   Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month is currently celebrated each year in June to honor...