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Students Study South Knox Perception

Students Study South Knox Perception

By Joe King, king@heraldnewstn.com A group of students at South-Doyle High School recently completed a multi-class study about how South Knoxville is perceived by other nearby areas. At the April 15 South Knoxville Business Alliance Meeting their findings were presented to an eager crowd of about 35 people gathered inside[Read More...]

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April 17, 2014 Community, Featured, News, South Knox
Easter Events Show Religious Spirit

Easter Events Show Religious Spirit

It’s no secret that Seymour is big on churches, and as one of the most important religious ceremonies of the year there are plenty of events residents can take part in this Easter. The Seymour United Methodist Church will start their Easter off early with a 6:15 a.m. Sunrise Service[Read More...]

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April 17, 2014 Calendar, Community, Featured, News, Seymour, South Knox
Wildfire Lights up Morning

Wildfire Lights up Morning

An early morning wildfire gave fire fighters a cause for alarm as the flames threatened to engulf a nearby wooden area April 14. According to Knoxville Fire Department Captain D.J. Corcoran, an emergency 911 call was received at about 3:30 a.m. that morning concerning a wooded area burning near the[Read More...]

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April 17, 2014 News, South Knox
Stabbed and Clobbered With a Hammer: More Trouble in South Knox

Stabbed and Clobbered With a Hammer: More Trouble in South Knox

Do you know your neighbors? For one South Knox resident, the lack of this distinction caused serious injury to the victim as he was stabbed and bashed with a hammer by an acquaintance at his apartment complex the morning of April 14. According to Knoxville Police Department Sargent Jason Keck,[Read More...]

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April 17, 2014 Featured, News, South Knox
South Knox Community Designated Wildlife Habitat

South Knox Community Designated Wildlife Habitat

Submitted By Janice Tocher Leading a nationwide trend in community concern for habitat loss, South Woodlawn Neighborhood Association has been officially designated a National Wildlife Federation Community Wildlife Habitat. The distinction for this community is the 1st in Tennessee and 75th in the country to receive this honor. A Community[Read More...]

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April 17, 2014 Featured, News, South Knox
Business Encourages Others to Succeed

Business Encourages Others to Succeed

By Joe King, king@heraldnewstn.com A second location to an already existing business has set up shop in South Knoxville with the idea of leading it’s concept to local economic growth. Yester Years Vintage, which has its first location at 238 W. Young High Pike, has opened a second store in[Read More...]

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April 10, 2014 News, South Knox
Strong Arm Robbery on Riverside

Strong Arm Robbery on Riverside

The Knoxville Police Department is currently searching for two male suspects believed to be connected to robbing a 48 year old woman on Riverside Dr. According to KPD Sgt. James Lockmiller, at about 9:15 a.m. April 1 officers responded to Sevier Ave. near the James White Pkwy. regarding a possible[Read More...]

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April 10, 2014 Featured, News, South Knox
Fitness in a Snap: Local Gym Makes It Easy

Fitness in a Snap: Local Gym Makes It Easy

By Joe King, king@heraldnewstn.com A lot of factors can hold somebody back from starting a fitness routine, so it is fortunate that a local gym has taken the initiative to offer a fast, affordable, and convenient option to its members. “If you cannot feel comfortable at Snap then you cannot[Read More...]

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April 10, 2014 Business, Featured, News, Seymour, South Knox
Bye, Bye Americana Pie: Emery’s Prepares to Move to Pigeon Forge

Bye, Bye Americana Pie: Emery’s Prepares to Move to Pigeon Forge

By Joe King, king@heraldnewstn.com Emery’s 5 & 10 has been something of a community landmark in South Knoxville for more than half a century, but now the famed location is preparing to leave South Knoxville. Shop owner Ron Emery said the decision to move to Pigeon Forge wasn’t an easy[Read More...]

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April 10, 2014 Featured, News, Sevier County, South Knox
Music Lovers Event Hits S. Knox

Music Lovers Event Hits S. Knox

For music fans who can’t get enough of the warm sound of vinyl, Record Store Day is perhaps one of the most anticipated events in South Knoxville. Scheduled to be held April 19 with a start time of 12 p.m., Record Store Day will put the spotlight on rare vinyl[Read More...]

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April 10, 2014 Entertainment, News, South Knox