May
14
4:19 pm 2015

Southern Biscuit® Returns as Official Sponsor of 6th Annual International Biscuit Festival Biscuit Baking Contest

Live Demos and Biscuit Baking Competitions Live Under the Big Tent in Downtown Knoxville

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May
11
12:01 am 2015
May
10
6:48 pm 2015
May
07
10:35 am 2015

Mooreland Heights Elementary School Presents “Willy Wonka Kids”

Thomas Riley, Mooreland Heights Elementary School.

Third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students at Mooreland Heights Elementary School (MHES) will be performing the musical, “Willy Wonka Kids,” on May 8, 2015, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Because of the popularity of the school’s musical performances, the “Willy Wonka Kids” performances will be held at South-Doyle Middle School’s auditorium (3900 Decatur Road), which provides more seating for audience members. Read More...

Apr
30
11:14 am 2015

City Budget Now More “Open and Transparent”

In an effort to create a more open and transparent government, Mayor Rogero has authorized the 2015-2016 proposed city budget be searchable for the first time. In years past, City of Knoxville budget information was available in “read format only.” That meant that if someone wanted to find a specific item in the budget, they might have to spend a considerable amount of time finding that item. A researcher would have to search each page manually within a budget including hundreds of pages. Read More...

Apr
29
2:54 pm 2015

Blue & Gray Reunion and Freedom Jubilee this weekend

Knoxville will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War, April 30 through May 3.  A series of programs and activities will highlight Union, Confederate, and African American perspectives, with a focus on Reconstruction, remembrance, and reconciliation. Read More...

Apr
28
12:16 pm 2015

Tate’s School Regional Elementary Science Fair

1st Place Elijah Kindig (River’s Edge Christian Academy), 2nd Place Alana Weidman (The Kings Academy), and 3rd Place Alisa Apostoaei (Tate’s School)

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Apr
28
12:11 pm 2015

LET’S MOVE! EVENT IN KNOXVILLE AIMS TO GET KIDS ACTIVE, HEALTHY

Knoxvillians will get the chance to enjoy a free outdoor event with giveaways and plenty of activities at the fourth annual Knoxville Let’s Move! Event held on Saturday, May 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Victor Ashe Park, 4901 Bradshaw Road. Read More...

Apr
22
9:40 am 2015

College and Community Celebrate Diversity at Festival of Cultures

Kajol Patel and Rozmin Lakhani perform a dance called the Gujarati Garba, a traditional dance from their native Gujarat. Photo by Jessie Tipton.

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Apr
16
9:31 am 2015

Celebrate Earth Day at Knoxville’s 16th Annual EarthFest

Rain or shine, EarthFest 2015 will be held on Saturday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the World’s Fair Park performance lawn in downtown Knoxville. There will be over 100 exhibitors and attractions, and as always, it’s a free, zero-waste event for the whole family, including your pets. Read More...

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