City Council Candidate Forum Features Eleven Candidates

With eleven candidates running in four different races, it’s almost as difficult to stage a forum including them all as it is to stage a Democratic presidential debate this time around or a Republican presidential debate the last time around. Listening to two hours of answers was mind numbing and I can only imagine what […]

Have You Noticed We Have a Race for Mayor? A First Look at the Candidates

It’s been eight years since term-limited Madeline Rogero became Knoxville’s first female Mayor. She followed a popular mayor in Bill Haslam, who left to assume office as Tennessee’s governor and an interim of service by Dan Brown, Knoxville’s first African-American mayor. Her eight years have seen the continued resurgence of downtown Knoxville and the city, […]