Tuesday, July 27, 2021

NEW: A Corpse Flower by any other name

Just inside the front door of one of the austere, dignified buildings that crown “The Hill” at the University of Tennessee stands one of...

NEW: Zero Tolerance on Council agenda today

Knoxville City Council may decide today whether officials should begin moving in the direction of a possible “zero tolerance” policy toward racist conduct in...

NEW: Drug War heating up

The Drug War in Knoxville and surrounding communities produces hundreds of corpses a year from overdoses, illnesses and the violence that accompanies large-scale drug...

KPD investigates year’s 28th killing

Police investigators on Sunday continued to hunt for clues that could help them learn who killed a 34-year-old man whose body was found in...

Some liked it hot

The people who like to talk about East Tennessee’s “mild” winters and summers have presumably never been here in January — or July.  From May...