The Girl Scouts of Southern Appalachians (GSCSA) have announced this year’s winners of the prestigious Gold Awards.  Many consider the Gold Award to be the Girl Scouts’ equivalent of the more well-known Eagle Scout Award that...
Walking into the Holy Land Market and Deli on Saturday afternoon felt more like crashing a family reunion than shopping.  Scores of people jammed into the store on Sutherland Avenue for the launch of a new...

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...
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...
Former Knoxville Police Department Deputy Chief Gary Price was presented with the 2020 KPD Legacy Award, authorities said Wednesday.  Price was a 33-year veteran when he retired from KPD in 2014 to work as chief criminal...
It was too soon to have a visible police presence at Austin-East Magnet High School’s anti-violence parade and student performance on Friday.   Knoxville Police Department cars did block intersections along the parade route on Martin Luther...
April was National Poetry Month and, while it may now be in the rear view mirror, there are still those in Knoxville who believe deeply in the power of words to change lives for the...
A Knoxville man who earned widespread notoriety as a leader in the violent white nationalist movement died last week after he was shot in the head in South Knox County. Craig Spaulding, age 33, was rushed to the hospital...
David Hunter

The Night Was His

David Hunter, former Knox County Sheriff’s Office detective and author of numerous books, has died. His passing was announced early Sunday morning by his family through social media. “It is with a heavy heart that our family...