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Knoxville-area high school football scoreboard, Week 11  Knoxville News Sentinel

A look at the Knoxville-area high school football scores for Week 11 with games played Oct. 25-26.

2018 Knoxville-area high school football schedules  Knoxville News Sentinel

All the regular-season schedules for Knoxville area football teams.

85-year-old becomes first Knoxville High graduate to live in her old high school  Knoxville News Sentinel

On Monday, Jo Ann Humphrey, a 1950 graduate of Knoxville High, returned to her alma mater to live.

Who were the Week 5 top performers in Knoxville high school football?  Knoxville News Sentinel

Anderson County's Stanton Martin, Gibbs' Ethan Humphries and Central's Dakota Fawver are among this week's top performers in Knoxville area high school ...

Top Knoxville area high school football games for Week 9  Knoxville News Sentinel

It's rivalry week in Knoxville with Farragut playing at Bearden on Thursday in the game of the week.

Knoxville football: Who were the Week 2 top performers?  Knoxville News Sentinel

Grace Christian's Luke Kirby, Halls' Ty Humphrey and Midway's Jason Taylor were among the standout performances this week.

Knoxville High Independent Senior Living hosts tour for school alumni  Knoxville News Sentinel

Alumni of the former Knoxville High toured the facility, which is now an independent senior living center, Tuesday afternoon.

Elmore Myrick Godfrey III Obituary  Port St. Joe Star

Captain Elmore Myrick Godfrey III, age 99, passed away at Crosswinds Nursing Home in Monticello, FL on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018 after a brief illness. Elmore was ...

Revamped, 'authentic' Knoxville High Independent Senior Living opening this week  Knoxville News Sentinel

The 80-unit Knoxville High Independent Senior Living building grand opening is Tuesday.

Live updates: East Tennessee high school football scores, Week 4  Knoxville News Sentinel

Week 4 pushes high school football into September and into the middle of the season. Follow along with updates and live scores from East Tennessee and ...

Karns High students petition to stop elimination of Latin classes  Knoxville News Sentinel

An online petition urging Karns High School to continue offering Latin classes next year has generated more than 140 signatures of support toward its goal of ...

360 degree tour: Historic Knoxville High School transforms into senior living facility  WBIR-TV

It's been 67 years since the last graduating class at Historic Knoxville High and now the doors will soon reopen with a new purpose.

Powell football must forfeit six wins due to ineligible player  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell football has to forfeit its six wins so far this season due to an ineligible player, according to a ruling from the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic ...

East Tennessee high school football: Week 7 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

Both Farragut and Bearden came back from being behind late.

Knoxville-area Class 4A high school football preview  Knoxville News Sentinel

Who are the top teams and the top players in Knoxville high school football this season in Class 4A? Here's a look at some of the key 2018 storylines.

Top 10 high school football games around Knoxville in Week 1  Knoxville News Sentinel

Looking for a good Knoxville area high school football game in Week 1? Check out our list of the top games.

Big Brothers Big Sisters mentor program at Knoxville high school one of 44 in nation  Knoxville News Sentinel

Big Brothers Big Sisters East Tennessee program places volunteer mentors with youth; focuses on college readiness for high school students.

Who are the top high school football teams in the Knoxville area after Week 2?  Knoxville News Sentinel

1. Maryville (2-0) — The Rebels showed they can come from behind with a win over No. 1 Oakland on Friday. Tee Hodge ran for 146 yards, and A.J. Davis threw ...

Tennessee All-American and Knoxville high school legend Buddy Cruze dies at 84  Knoxville News Sentinel

Buddy Cruze, a 1956 All-American wide receiver at the University of Tennessee and a legendary multi-sport prep athlete from Knoxville, died Saturday.

Tennessee high school football preseason all-state team for 2018  Knoxville News Sentinel

The 2018 high school football season kicks off this week in Tennessee. Here is the USA Today Network - Tennessee's preseason all-state team as compiled by ...

Tennessee Super 25 high school football poll  Knoxville News Sentinel

Who are the best high school football teams in Tennessee this season? The USA Today Network - Tennessee has started its Tennessee Super 25 poll. A group ...

Knoxville high school football's top 10 games of Week 4  Knoxville News Sentinel

If you're looking for a game for Week 4, check out our list.

Knoxville High reopening as senior living facility

April 19, 2018: 67 years after its last class of students graduated, the old Knoxville High School will reopen as a senior living facility.

Powell football gets letter from TSSAA about possible ineligible player  Knoxville News Sentinel

TSSAA has issued Powell football a disciplinary letter concerning a possible ineligible player.

Knoxville-area Class 1A and 2A high school football preview  Knoxville News Sentinel

Who are the top teams and the top players in Knoxville high school football this season in Class 1A? Here's a look at some of the key 2018 storylines.

5 things to know from high school football media day  Knoxville News Sentinel

The start of high school football season is almost here. This year's squad could be Alcoa's best team of its championship streak. Meanwhile, Catholic has holes ...

Associated Press Tennessee statewide high school football rankings  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in Division II financial aid classification as ...

Alcoa upsets Maryville 34-28 to end seven-game losing streak to rival Rebels  Knoxville News Sentinel

MARYVILLE — The Alcoa Tornadoes took a victory lap Friday night that was eight years in the making. Well it was a half lap anyway. Engulfed by family, friends ...

Spring football: 5 linebackers and defensive backs to watch  Knoxville News Sentinel

Spring football in under way, so we're looking at players to keep an eye on in the fall. Part five: linebackers and defensive backs.

Elijah Howard — with offers from UT Vols, others — leads Webb football to first win  Knoxville News Sentinel

Elijah Howard, a sophomore being recruited by the Tennessee Vols and others, leads Webb to a win over Grace Christian.

Matt Lowe returns home as Powell's new football coach  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell announced Tuesday its hiring of Matt Lowe as the new football coach. Lowe coached Powell from 2006-11.

Tough running of Kyle Carter leads Farragut past Oak Ridge  Knoxville News Sentinel

Farragut fullback Kyle Carter had a big 53-yard run to help the Admirals beat Oak Ridge.

Carter creates special moment with Wesley Rice, a special needs player, kicking off  Knoxville News Sentinel

The opening kickoff of the home opener is always exciting, but there was a little more to it for Carter. Wesley Rice, a senior with special needs, took a ceremonial ...

Knoxville high school spring football: 5 linemen to watch  Knoxville News Sentinel

Spring football in under way, so we're looking at players to keep an eye on in the fall. Part four: linemen; series continues the rest of the week.

Maryville RB Tee Hodge answers big brother's challenge with 4 TDs before visit to UT Vols  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tee Hodge already wanted a good showing for himself and his team, but then his big brother upped the ante. Isaiah Cobb, Maryville's leading rusher a year ago, ...

Suspended Carter football coach faces allegations of hazing incident  Knoxville News Sentinel

Carter football and track coach Derek Witt is suspended with pay after allegations of a hazing incident.

Renovated Knoxville High will be 'anchor' for community  Knoxville News Sentinel

The former high school will open as an 80-unit senior independent living facility this fall.

Historic Cal Johnson building to get facelift after City Council approves PILOT  Knoxville News Sentinel

A historic downtown building and a building with a vacant lot in the Old City both should be getting a facelift soon after the Knoxville City Council unanimously ...

East Tennessee students walk out of class on Columbine anniversary

Dozens of Knoxville high school students participated in their own versions of National School Walkout, an initiative that draws attention to the gun violence ...

Officials' report: Oliver Springs-Claiborne game got out of hand quickly  Knoxville News Sentinel

Friday's football game between Oliver Springs and Claiborne devolved quickly before being suspended with 2:35 remaining, according to the TSSAA officials' ...

A.J. Davis' 'walking highlight reel' shows as No. 2 Maryville tops No. 1 Oakland  Knoxville News Sentinel

A.J. Davis, a junior receiver, threw a 52-yard pass as Maryville football beat No. 1 Oakland in a TSSAA Class 6A showdown.

West High student creates dream Cinderella prom dress  Knoxville News Sentinel

Marissa Maurer dreamed of being a real-life Cinderella. Like the Disney princess, Maurer created and sewed her own gown for the big dance on Saturday, April ...

Ton'Quez Ball's big play picking up more interest, including Tennessee Vols  Knoxville News Sentinel

Ton'Quez had a big game in South-Doyle's win over Sevier County, which could help him pick up some more offers.

John Ward, Voice of the Vols, touched down many places  Knoxville News Sentinel

John Ward crisscrossed a lot of territory in Knoxville on his way to success as the 'Voice of the Vols.'

Why Grace Christian tight end could turn down Big Ten football to play in Ivy League  Knoxville News Sentinel

Grace Christian tight end Eli Nordhorn has an offer to play Big Ten football, but may decide to play in the Ivy League.

Is downtown Knoxville's hotel industry hitting its cap? Plans for old Supreme Court change  Knoxville News Sentinel

The influx of hotels has caused hoteliers to hit pause on Knoxville downtown projects. The old Supreme Court site's plans are changing as a result.

Knoxville High conversion to senior living almost finished  WBIR-TV

Dec. 7, 2017: Renovation of the old Knoxville High School into a senior living facility is nearly finished.

Carter football coach Derek Witt placed on administrative leave  Knoxville News Sentinel

Carter football coach Derek Witt has been placed on administrative leave. Attempts to reach Witt and the Carter administration were not returned. Knox County ...

Knoxville High School opening its doors for tours  WBIR-TV

Renovations are underway to convert the former Knoxville High School into 80 apartments for senior citizens.

2017 All-PrepXtra golf teams  Knoxville News Sentinel

(All first-team members are nominees for Girls Golfer of the Year). Lexanne Halama. Farragut, Fr. Why chosen: Halama tied for fifth in the Large Class state ...

Kay's Ice Cream nostalgia served up to South High grads at Scotts  Knoxville News Sentinel

South High School class of 1965 held unofficial reunions at Kay's Ice Cream until closing in December. Now they reunite at the former location.

Knoxville area high school football top 10 teams of the regular season  Knoxville News Sentinel

1. Maryville (9-1) – The Rebels started off the season a little shaky (relative to previous years) with a loss to Oakland and a narrow win over Alcoa, but ...

Knoxville area high school football top performers in Week 7  Knoxville News Sentinel

Which players stood out in Knoxville high school football this week?

Old Knoxville High School will be 80 senior apartments  The knoxville focus

By Mike Steely. Walking through the hallways of the old Knoxville High School brings back memories for any older person who went to ...

King's Academy football coach Les Greer resigns  Knoxville News Sentinel

Les Greer resigned midway through first season as football coach at King's Academy.

Love for fans drove late Vols broadcaster John Ward to be his best  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Through a farewell campaign capped by Tennessee winning the national championship for the 1998 college football season, the tributes poured in as John ...

CAK runner Rebecca Story, one of nation's best  Knoxville News Sentinel

Rebecca Story, who is one of the nation's top female cross country and track athletes, has accumulated honors, awards and achievements in mass.

Knoxville area high school football top performers in Week 5  Knoxville News Sentinel

Which players stood out in Knoxville high school football this week?

What made John Ward special? 'He understood what Tennessee fans wanted.'  Knoxville News Sentinel

John Ward never practiced law, but his law degree from Tennessee came in handy. It helped shape his approach as the “Voice of the Vols.”

What are the top high school football games in Week 8? Here's our list of where to go.  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Panthers and Rebels both beat Clinton and Karns for their two 3-5A wins. Powell was blown out in its other two district games, but has racked up 169 points.

John Ward: When he spoke, Tennessee Vols fans listened  Knoxville News Sentinel

Sometimes long ago nicknames “stick,” where someone sees talent and ability long before anyone else. That was the case with John Ward.

Shopper News blog: Living abroad invaluable for South-Doyle grad  Knoxville News Sentinel

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...

Knoxville developer Rick Dover's projects in East Tennessee  Knoxville News Sentinel

Since his return in 1992 to Knoxville, developer Rick Dover has earned awards and prestige for renovating old structures.

Hunt for History: The lost films of Granville Hunt

A box of lost-and-found film was nearly trashed. Now it is a treasure of incredible home movies from the 1930s shot by a historic photographer. We hunt for the ...

Who will be Maryville's quarterback?  Knoxville News Sentinel

Spring practice is over for Maryville, but the biggest question remains who will be quarterback.

Hunt for History Part 3: Photojournalism Prodigy

Granville Hunt was one of the first newspaper photographers in Knoxville history before joining TVA in 1933. His professional skill shines in stunning ...

Knoxville area high school football scoreboard  Knoxville News Sentinel

The high school football playoff scoreboard from across Knoxville and Tennessee.

Developer plans to turn old Knoxville school into senior living facility

Dover Development plan to transform an old Knoxville high school into a senior living facility. The development company joined city leaders to announced the ...

Renovation of Knoxville High Continues Behind the Scenes  The Knoxville Mercury

Its progress may appear to be slow, but a Dover Development Corporation spokesperson says the company remains on track to refurbish the old Knoxville High ...

What John Ward wrote in a letter to a UT Vols fan in 1997  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee Vols fan Larry Jones was surprised when John Ward mailed him a handwritten letter with a personal touch.

Knoxville statues salute contribution, not conflict  Knoxville News Sentinel

It says something about Knoxville that its statues celebrate common folk who gave of themselves to others and heroic individuals who raised people's spirits ...

Longtime director of Knox Heritage to retire in the spring  WBIR-TV

Kim Trent, the longtime executive director of Knox Heritage, announced she will retire in the spring after leading the historic preservation organization for 15 ...

Knoxville high school football player Zaevion Dobson killed in gang shooting  WATE 6 On Your Side

Knoxville Police Department said they believe Brandon Perry was involved in a shooting that served as a catalyst for three other shootings that left 2 dead and 1 ...

Knox Heritage's 'Fragile 15' lists endangered historic locations  Knoxville News Sentinel

The vacant, deteriorating buildings of historic Knoxville College have "hit rock bottom" and need a consortium of public and private help to survive, Knox ...

Funeral Saturday for Knoxville teen who died saving 3 friends  WATE 6 On Your Side

WATE 6 On Your Side staff - KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Family, friends and the Knoxville community said their final farewells to the teen many consider a hero.

GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN: Football success a big part of Knoxville High's legacy  The knoxville focus

By Steve Williams. Her last students walked through her halls over 60 years ago, and her facade now reads “Historic Knoxville High School.” But she is more ...

How bad is Knoxville's gang problem?  WATE 6 On Your Side

The Knoxville Police Department has in the past denied there was a gang problem in Knoxville, but after the tragic shooting death of Fulton High School football ...

Funeral services set for Knoxville teen killed in Fort Loudoun Lake accident  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is continuing its investigation into the weekend death of a recent Knoxville high school graduate on Fort Loudoun ...

Police: Suspect accused in Zaevion Dobson shooting case admits firing at crowd  WATE 6 On Your Side

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A man arrested after police say he fled from Brandon Perry's crashed vehicle admitted to shooting at the crowd Zaevion Dobson was ...

Knoxville in World War I  The Knoxville Mercury

One hundred years ago, the United States entered World War I . So did Knoxville. The United States was slow to join the World War, but when the country ...

Hundreds gather to remember Knoxville high school football player  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hundreds gathered in Knoxville to pray for peace after the shooting death of a high school football player.

It Happened Here! Alcatraz East Crime Museum Highlights Tennessee  The Stewardship Report

Knoxville, T.N. “Alcatraz East is already known for highlighting the work of local leaders in forensic science, and as the home of the state's electric chair Old ...

City explains thinking on Supreme Court project  Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville City Council members were able to ask Knoxville businessman Rick Dover questions about the long-abandoned former Tennessee Supreme Court ...

UT's first female cheerleader dies; will be buried in a Big Orange casket  Knoxville News Sentinel

One of the University of Tennessee's first female cheerleaders, who joined the university's cheer squad in 1939, died early Sunday morning.

Inside the renovations at old Knoxville High  WBIR-TV

Knoxville High School will soon be opening its doors once again. The century old building is being transformed into an independent living complex for senior ...

United Methodist Church leader Rev. Brown, 84, dies  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Rev. Andrew Jackson “Jack” Brown Jr., a longtime leader in the United Methodist Church in East Tennessee and native Knoxvillian, died Tuesday. He was ...

City Fields Redevelopment Ideas for Old South High School  The Knoxville Mercury

UPDATE: More than two dozen people — mostly folks from the community and a handful of developers — turned out Thursday night for a brainstorming meeting ...

Wife of ex-coach pleads guilty to sex with teen player  New York Post

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The wife of a former high school assistant football coach in Tennessee has pleaded guilty to having sex with a 16-year-old player on her...

City negotiates with Rick Dover on Supreme Court site  Knoxville News Sentinel

Prolific downtown developer Rick Dover has begun negotiating to redevelop the former state Supreme Court site.

Mother Wants The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Banned from Son's School but the Author Says She's 'Confusing Gynecology with Pornography'  People Magazine

The mother of a 15-year-old boy from Tennessee wants The New York Times bestselling book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, removed from the school ...

Fulton coach selling T-shirts to benefit Zaevion Dobson's family  WATE 6 On Your Side

Fulton High School is giving back to Zaevion Dobson's family by hosting a fundraiser. Fulton alumni, community members and students lined the parking lot ...

Old downtown Knoxville garage to be transformed

An almost 100-year-old parking garage once set to be demolished will instead be converted into a mix-use development. On Thursday, developers announced ...

Ever Heard of Alcatraz East? New Crime Museum Exhibit Highlights TN

From its earliest days, Tennessee has had a rich history of crime and justice, with stories known across the country. From local stories of moonshiners and ...

Alcatraz East Crime Museum Exhibit Highlights Tennessee  PR Web

PIGEON FORGE, Tennessee (PRWEB) May 03, 2018 -- From its earliest days, Tennessee has had a rich history of crime and justice, with stories known across ...

The Architects of Knoxville  The Knoxville Mercury

Compiled by Jack Neely for the Knoxville History Project. Knoxville is not famous for its architecture, but maybe it can be. Thomas Hope, who was a furniture ...

GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN: Doyle High Pioneers produced 'The Turnaround' in 1984  The knoxville focus

By Steve Williams. A movie could have been made of the 1984 Doyle High School football season, ranking right up there with Hoosiers. The title?

In my lifetime: Harvey Liberman, 81, went from racing cars to racing bikes  Knoxville News Sentinel

When Harvey Liberman was a teenager, he raced hot rods. Today at 81, he competes in U.S. Cycling events, the Senior Olympics, and as part of a triathlon team ...

Youngest son of Vol coaching legend dies  WRCB-TV

Neyland graduated from the University of Tennessee in 1957 with a bachelor's degree in business administration.

Sterchi Mansion and the Fragile 15 list  The knoxville focus

By Mike Steely. A note on the door warns people to keep out of the historic old mansion which stands empty, overgrown, and possibly ...

Mayor Rogero and KPD Chief Rausch Mark "Day of Immigration Action"  The Knoxville Mercury

Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero met Tuesday with representatives of about 20 organizations that serve or advocate for Knoxville's immigrant communities and ...

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