I’ve been regularly covering what’s called the “police beat” or “cop beat” for most of my career. That means my job has mainly been about witnessing the uglier things in life, things that no sane person...
It’s March 20, 2021, and I’m standing at the southern edge of Krutch Park in downtown Knoxville, my gaze resting on the bronze statue of William T. Sergeant feeding a dose of the polio vaccine...