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Bean Station vigil to honor victims of pharmacy robbery; ex-cop charged with 2 counts of murder; no bond
Updated 05/24/2013 at 2:08 p.m.
As the town of Bean Station works to make sense of the deadly pharmacy robbery where two men were killed and two women wounded, its citizens will gather tonight in a candlelight vigil to remember them.
7 students allegedly caught with alcohol at Powell Middle School
Published 05/22/2013 at 8:50 p.m.
The mother of a Powell Middle School eighth-grader said she is frustrated by the conflicting information from school officials about an incident surrounding a student bringing alcohol to school that involved her daughter — including a possible punishment.
Student taken to hospital after alcohol found at Powell Middle
Updated 05/22/2013 at 4:44 p.m.
KNOXVILLE — At least one student was taken to the hospital last week after Powell Middle School officials discovered alcohol among a group of students shortly before school began, school officials said today.
Experts offer input on Knox County school security
Published 05/16/2013 at 8:02 p.m.
A committee has established a draft set of standards for security systems in Knox County Schools.
Audit: Some school video cameras need maintenance, others not working
Updated 05/16/2013 at 9:25 a.m.
A review of security systems at 28 Knox County schools revealed that many of the cameras were in need of maintenance, while others were not working.
Review: Some school video cameras need maintenance, others not functioning
Published 05/15/2013 at 5:57 p.m.
KNXOVILLE — A review of 27 Knox County Schools’ security systems revealed that, on average, about three video cameras per school required maintenance, according to a memo from Schools Superintendent Jim McIntyre to board members.
Live on your web browser: Knox County high school graduations
Published 05/14/2013 at 5 p.m.
For the first time in Knox County Schools’ history, family members and friends will be able to watch online as their graduates cross the stage.
School board discusses future of historic Knoxville High
Published 05/13/2013 at 9:33 p.m.
Knox County school board members heard results of a review of the possible uses for the historic Knoxville High School at their meeting on Monday.
Goforth to end tenure as Union County school superintendent on Friday
Published 05/09/2013 at 10:19 p.m.
MAYNARDVILLE — Friday marks Union County School Superintendent Wayne Goforth’s last day on the job.
Sarah Moore Greene staff to be reconstituted
Published 05/08/2013 at 3:33 p.m.
Reggie Mosley said he hopes that a full reconstitution of his staff at Sarah Moore Greene Magnet Technology Academy will help turn around the school.
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