Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Hard Talk

Eating crow

It’s not fun when you have to admit you were wrong. Yeah, yeah, I know — we all make mistakes, to err is human, nobody’s perfect, blah blah blah. We all know that those sayings —...

Hard Knox Histories to feature Jack Neely

Told you we had a big announcement today.... Starting this Friday, we will begin a biweekly collaboration with Knoxville’s favorite historian, Jack Neely.  Every two weeks, “Hard Knox Histories” will feature an article put together by...

EDITORIAL: An open letter to DA Charme Allen

  Until today, Hard Knox Wire hasn’t taken an editorial position on any of the issues that we cover.  The recent shooting death of 17-year-old Anthony Thompson Jr. has, however, forced our hand. The following is an...

NEW: Building your trust

Hello, I’m Jenna Stambaugh. I’m the new publisher here at Hard Knox Wire.   Although I have been surrounded by writers and reporters for most of my life, and despite having occasionally stuck my toe into the water and published a piece...

Big changes, big future

It’s a day of mixed emotions here at Hard Knox Wire.  My original  partner in this venture, Cliff Hightower, is leaving. I understand why he’s going. I get it. He was working two jobs, and he...

EDITOR: Time to wear pants again

Well, it’s been a week since we officially launched Hard Knox Wire, and things are most certainly not going according to plan.  For one thing, it’s already looking like we might succeed.  Don’t get me wrong....