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Powell HS principal responds to reported social media threats

The Knox County Sheriff's Office said Thursday night it was investigating two different threats made on social media involving Hardin Valley Academy and ...

Powell High School forfeits games because of ineligible player, leaving many upset

Powell High School must forfeit every game they've won this year due to having an ineligible player on the team, according to a letter from the TSSAA. In a letter ...

How did Powell High School get its colors?  Knoxville News Sentinel

When trying to separate fact from fiction in regard to the history of the Powell community, Ron Evans is the man.

Powell High School grants Christmas wish to hundreds  WVLT.TV

POWELL, Tenn. (WVLT) -- It's a job you would think only Santa could accomplish, but Powell High School students managed to check off a Christmas wish list for ...

As ex-coach, Powell High AD Chad Smith sets a high bar  Knoxville News Sentinel

When Chad Smith weaves his way through the back rooms of the football area, the former coach can't hide his enthusiasm.

Powell High School through the years  Knoxville News Sentinel

The 1971 Powell High School cheerleaders: (front) Denise Gencay, Jeannie Mnroe, Anita Mefaffey; (middle) Karen Beeler, Donna Gordon, (back) Sherry ...

Perkins monument rededicated for Powell pioneer, founder of first Knox County public school  Knoxville News Sentinel

Local historians and Girl Scouts were the forces behind the rededication to W.H. Perkins, who brought the first school to Knox County in 1874.

Powell Panthers hope to be 'special' football team under coach Matt Lowe  Knoxville News Sentinel

Energy is what Matt Lowe wants to get back from his players as they prepare to improve on last year's 5-5 record.

Powell picks up where it left off when Matt Lowe left  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell cruises to a win in first game under Matt Lowe since 2011 state championship game.

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.

Oak Ridge's Jordan Graham uses chatter as motivation against Powell  Knoxville News Sentinel

Jordan Graham was called 'Steve Urkel' all week leading to Oak Ridge's region game with Powell.

Driver involved in crash with Knox Co. school bus charged with DUI

Dispatch said Rural Metro Crews were dispatched to a bus crash at 1316 W. Beaver Creek.

Powell barbershop 'Brickyard Quartet' recognized nationally for their voices

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A Powell High School singing group is getting national recognition. The Brickyard Quartet qualified 4th for the Next Generation ...

Powell High student, 17, charged with making threats, having gun  Knoxville News Sentinel

A 17-year-old female student at Powell High School was arrested Thursday for posting threats on social media and for being possessing a handgun, the Knox ...

Hall of Fame coach John Cooper, Powell High School alum still loves Tennessee  Knoxville News Sentinel

More than six decades after leaving East Tennessee, John Cooper – a 1955 graduate of Powell High School – would be back in the valley “in a heartbeat.”

Sports fields flooded at Powell High School  WATE 6 On Your Side

Powell High School track team joked that they may need a snorkel for throwing and long jump practice.

Powell prepares for "Battle of Emory Road" with morning pep rally  WVLT.TV

POWELL, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Only one thing can wake dozens of students up at 6:00 in the morning on a Friday - football in East Tennessee.

1 dead, 1 critical after car chase, shooting near Powell High School  WATE 6 On Your Side

The Knox County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead and another is in stable condition after a shooting Tuesday evening near Powell High School.

Southern Kitchen Sandwich Co. satisfies a craving in Powell  Knoxville News Sentinel

From the soft “craft” bread which is baked *fresh* daily, to steamed sandwiches, to the Blue Bell ice cream, there are all sorts of items on the menu.

U.S News & World Report ranks top high schools in Tennessee and in nation  Knoxville News Sentinel

Central Magnet School in Murfreesboro, Hume Fogg Magnet High School in Nashville and Merrol Hyde Magnet School in Hendersonville have been named the ...

John Fisher comes home to Powell High  Knoxville News Sentinel

John Fisher returns to his alma mater, Powell High, this time as a coach.

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.

Shopper News blog: Central Baptist stretches ministry with Ninja Gym  Knoxville News Sentinel

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East Tennessee High School Football: Week 8 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

Week 8 is a wrap and only three remain in the high school football season. Here are some highlights and a recap of the best games in the area. ▻Powell came ...

2018 Knox County Band Exhibition highlights all 13 Knoxville bands  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Farragut High School Marching Band performs at the Knox County Band Exhibition at Hardin Valley High School in Knoxville, Tennessee on Monday, ...

Clinton High School through the years  Knoxville News Sentinel

Clinton High School students, from left, Jo Ann Allen, Alvah McSwain, and Theresser Caswell are pictured Aug. 30, 1956, during integration at the school that ...

Why 15 Knox County high school students will perform a free concert in Market Square  Knoxville News Sentinel

Fifteen Knox County High School students have been working for weeks to prepare for their upcoming time to shine at CTE Goes Live on Friday.

It's Back in Black for Matt Lowe's Powell Panthers  WVLT.TV

Yes, it's back to the future for the Panthers who welcome back to the fold head coach Matt Lowe.

3 charged in fatal shooting near Powell High School  WJHL

Three people have been taken into custody in a roadway shooting earlier this month near Powell High School.

Knox Co. hosting $10 rabies vaccination clinics on May 4 & 11

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — If your pets have not been vaccinated against rabies, mark your calendars to take them to one of these low-cost clinics sponsored by the ...

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.

Shopper News blog: Building a better Powell, one piece at a time  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Hundreds of East Tenn. students walk out of class after school shootings  WBIR-TV

More East Tennessee students are walking out of class this week in the wake of the school shooting in Florida and the ongoing conversation about safety at ...

Powell puts together the pieces for a state softball run  Knoxville News Sentinel

The road to Murfreesboro is full of potential pitfalls, but Powell High School softball coach Jeff Inman is confident his Lady Panthers have a shot at returning in ...

Christmas 2018: A guide to Knoxville, East Tennessee holiday parades  Knoxville News Sentinel

Several East Tennessee towns will host Christmas parades starting in December. Here's a list of 17 of them.

New coach, solid foundation for Powell baseball  Knoxville News Sentinel

From a strong tradition to great community backing, Logan Dalton said everything you need to have a successful baseball program is already in place at Powell ...

New Halls football coach is Scott Cummings, who won state title at West  Knoxville News Sentinel

Scott Cummings has been the coach at Cleveland for the past four seasons. Previously he was at West for 13 seasons and won a state title in 2014.

Looking back: Knoxville vs. Central football rivalry brought 20,000 fans to Shields-Watkins Field  Knoxville News Sentinel

The high school football rivalry lasted 45 years and was so popular the game had to be played at Shields-Watkins Field to accommodate 20-30K fans.

Back to school 2018: Meet the new Knox County school principals  Knoxville News Sentinel

Find out who is new and who has transferred for the 2018-19 school year.

Former Pigeon Forge football coach Scott Meadows hired as new Carter coach  Knoxville News Sentinel

Scott Meadows, the former Pigeon Forge coach, has been hired as the football coach at Carter, athletic director Jewel Brock confirmed. Principal Angie Messer ...

Rodney Ellison resigns as Powell football coach  Knoxville News Sentinel

Rodney Ellison led Powell to its first .500 season in three years this season. He will remain on the faculty as a teacher.

2018 Knoxville-area high school football schedules  Knoxville News Sentinel

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

Shopper News blog: Author recalls early history of Lawnville community  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Oak Ridge High School wins district tournament over Lady Cougars 47-40  Oak Ridger

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Strong defense down the stretch was the key for the Oak Ridge High School Lady Wildcats Tuesday as they came from behind to defeat ...

Principal: Central High School campus will have increased security after Halloween shooting threat  Knoxville News Sentinel

Central High School principal Tracy Poulsen told parents the school would have increased security Thursday after a shooting threat was discovered.

Powell HS student gives the perfect promposal for trio of students with special needs

Powell — A Powell High School junior planned the perfect pitch for three of his classmates with special needs. "I was sitting at home one night just thinking about ...

Knox County parents, students share views on school security, welcome improvements  Knoxville News Sentinel

Knox County Schools parents, students say school safety improvements are needed and share their views on security as students get ready to return Aug. 8.

Put some pep in that step! High schools across East TN gear up for those Friday night lights

You won't want to miss these high-energy pep rallies.

KUB: Thousands without power in Knox County after overnight storms; voting affected  Knoxville News Sentinel

Severe overnight storms blew through Knox County early Tuesday morning, leaving thousands in the dark.

Powell girls play dominating soccer, hope to break barrier  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell High School's girls soccer team is in the midst of one of the school's best seasons ever, but the Lady Panthers aren't done just yet.

Is the block schedule for high-schoolers the best option? Knox considers ending it while Oak Ridge thinks about adopting it.  Knoxville News Sentinel

Knox County has bandied about the idea of eliminating the block schedule for its high schools, while Oak Ridge has considered converting to such a schedule of ...

Knox school system wants to offer early retirement to employees

Knoxville — Nearly 700 Knox County Schools employees, including teachers and administrators, are eligible to apply for an early-retirement incentive being ...

Area rabies vaccination clinics happening May 4-11  WATE 6 On Your Side

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Rabies vaccination clinics for cats and dogs are being offered at area Knox County schools and the Knox County Health ...

Prom 2019: Where you can get prom dresses, tuxedos in Knoxville  Knoxville News Sentinel

If you or someone in your family is planning to go to prom, here is a guide to where to purchase dresses and rent or buy tuxedos in Knoxville.

More than 40 restaurants open Christmas Day 2018 in Knoxville, East Tennessee  Knoxville News Sentinel

Many restaurants open for Christmas require reservations, while others are offering first-come, first-served dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Mock crash teaches Powell students dangers of distracted driving  WATE 6 On Your Side

POWELL, Tenn. (WATE) - Students at Powell High School got a very realistic lesson in the dangers of distracted and impaired driving Wednesday.

Tennessee's five most important signees on Early Signing Day  UT Daily Beacon

Wednesday opened up a three-day period in which football recruits can sign with the schools of their choice, in the hope of most likely enrolling early and ...

Powell boys ride steady improvement into state basketball tournament  Knoxville News Sentinel

Some say Powell is the surprise qualifier in the eight-team boys state Class AAA tournament. Don't count coach Gary Barnes among them.

Shopper News blog: The Handmade Table: handcrafted furniture at its historic finest  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Mom opens up, starts support group for others scourged by opioids  GoVolsXtra

Melissa Cunningham's support group, which she wants to name Fallen Sparrow, meets every Sunday at 6 p.m. at Powell Church.

Halls High School through the years  Knoxville News Sentinel

Halls High player Tammy Eichholtz (#34) gets a hug from coach Jerilynn Carroll as the team wins in the last second against Campbell County, January, 1994.

Powell football super-star hopes to train next group of stand-out athletes  WATE 6 On Your Side

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - It's just past 8 a.m. on a Saturday morning. Tucked away in his new gym on Western Avenue in Knoxville, DyShawn Mobley pulls ...

Shopper News blog: Knox Upholstery: Craftsman's work in a 'throwaway culture'  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Mmmmm! Knox Dough to open frozen cookie dough shop in West Knox  Knoxville News Sentinel

Who doesn't remember licking the spoon while making cookies? It's practically a tradition! Knox Dough has turned frozen cookie dough into a business.

Shopper News blog: Bee's Knees salon gets festive after first year  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Baseball coach continues winning tradition for Powell softball  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell High softball reflects on successful season, looks ahead.

Campbell County eager for Tuesday rematch with Oak Ridge High Schools Lady Wildcats  Oak Ridger

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Campbell County High School Lady Cougars are eager for a rematch with Oak Ridge's Lady Wildcats when the two teams face each ...

Special needs students perform with Powell High School cheerleaders  WATE 6 On Your Side

A special performance is planned at Friday night's football game at Powell High School. Special needs students have been practicing all week to perform with ...

Knox County Schools, other districts suspend TNReady testing after state reports possible 'deliberate attack'  Knoxville News Sentinel

Knox County Schools canceled online testing Tuesday morning after state education officials reported the company handling the online portion of the TNReady ...

Powell Panthers aim to scratch out more wins  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell High School football coach Rodney Ellison is convinced that better times are finally straight ahead for the Panthers in 2017.

Read the News Sentinel's front-page story about racists rioting over the Clinton 12 ruling  Knoxville News Sentinel

Editor's note: This article ran on the front page of the Knoxville News-Sentinel on Sept. 1, 1956, during the midst of rioting in Clinton over court-ordered ...

Bearden, Caleb Wilkins hand Farragut first loss of high school football season  Knoxville News Sentinel

Caleb Wilkins rushed for 147 yards on 17 carries to lead Bearden to a 17-13 win over previously undefeated Farragut.

Three East TN girls get makeovers for prom after viral promposal

When it comes to prom, the girls had to make sure to get the right hair and makeup.

TN Election: Smith concedes to Johnson in District 13 race  Knoxville News Sentinel

TN Election: Smith concedes to Johnson in District 13 race.

TSSAA football playoffs second round scores  The Commercial Appeal

See who won in the second round of the TSSAA football playoffs.

Funeral arrangements set for Alfred Williams, member of the Clinton 12  Knoxville News Sentinel

Alfred Williams and the rest of the Clinton 12 became the first black students in the South to integrate an all-white high school.

Election 2018: Is Knox County slowly turning blue?  Knoxville News Sentinel

Eight Knox County precincts flipped from Republican to Democratic from 2016 to 2018 in two key State House races. Does it mean anything going forward?

Shopper News blog: Clogging studio brings 'lost art' to elite level  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Friends remember victim of Powell shooting  WBIR-TV

Friends and loved ones are remembering 19-year-old Cameron Smith, who was killed in a shooting in Powell on Tuesday.

July 4th in East Tennessee: Where to celebrate, see fireworks and parades  Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville and surrounding areas will have plenty to do for July 4th. Here's where you can celebrate and see fireworks and parades.

Gaming the system: The deception in high school football  WSMV Nashville

High school football coaches, athletes and insiders spoke with the News4 I-Team, questioning if some players are being deceptive in order to play for teams with ...

TN election: Martin Daniel wins District 18 by 741 votes  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee election 2018: Martin Daniel wins District 18 by 741 votes.

10Investigates: Knox County Schools construction priorities  WBIR-TV

Knox County Schools is the third largest school district in the state with an annual budget of more than $470 million. Everyday, more than 60,000 students walk ...

Shopper News blog: The Gilpin-Clapps — a family of artists  Knoxville News Sentinel

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JuCo signee Middleton gives Vols 'big-time guy' on DL  247Sports

Darel Middleton probably won't have time to reflect on his circuitous route to Tennessee when he joins the Vols in a couple of months. The junior college transfer ...

Tennessee high school football scores, Week 10  The Tennessean

See when your Middle Tennessee high school football team is playing in Week 10.

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

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East Tennessee High School Football: Week 10 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

TSSAA high school football game updates from across East Tennessee and Knoxville.

Election Day 2018 results: Midterm vote totals, news for Knoxville  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee election results: Voters went to the polls Tuesday to vote for U.S. Senate, Governor and the 2nd congressional district.

KCS still looking to fill more than seven open special education positions

Knox County Schools Executive Director of Human Resources wants to offer incentives to help fill more than 20 special education positions within the district.

Third time was charm for Democrat Gloria Johnson in 13th District race  Knoxville News Sentinel

Former Democratic state Rep. Gloria Johnson beat Republican state Rep. Eddie Smith to represent the mostly inner-city 13th District, proving the third time's a ...

New Halls football coach Scott Cummings encourages team to 'Play for the H'  Knoxville News Sentinel

“Play for the H on your helmet, not the name on the back of your jersey,” urged Scott Cummings, the freshly appointed Halls Red Devils football coach. Coach ...

CTE Goes Live: 15 Knoxville students to perform in Market Square on Friday  Knoxville News Sentinel

Hundreds of Knox County high school students are combining their skill sets to present the 2018 CTE Goes Live on Friday in Market Square.

Tommy Schumpert & Bud Bales Hitting Facility built on Central High 'pride, tradition'  Knoxville News Sentinel

Andy Bolton's days as a Central Bobcats baseball player are in the past, but that hasn't stopped him from heading up a project for his alma mater.

Shopper News blog: Scouts hold annual tree sale at BRUMC  Knoxville News Sentinel

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20 Under 20 recognizes East Tennessee's most promising teen inventors, CEOs and entrepreneurs.

Shopper News blog: Farragut budget passes on first read  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Who UT Vols football added on national signing day  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee picked up three additions to its recruiting class on Wednesday during national signing day. The Vols announced the signings of offensive tackle ...

Shopper News blog: Area teachers celebrate ‘Music in Our Schools Month’  Knoxville News Sentinel

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'Princess Project' helps Knox County students find prom dresses  WATE 6 On Your Side

The Princess Project provides a prom dress and alterations, free of charge, to any junior or senior in a Knox County high school.

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