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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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Charles Edward Sprinkle obituary | Obituaries  Elk Valley Times

Charles Edward Sprinkle, 83, of Smyrna, died peacefully on Monday (Jan. 21, 2019). Born on Dec. 3, 1935 in the Powell Community of Knox County, he was the ...

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

Here's a look at who the Vols added on signing day.

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 High School student arrested for handgun, threats  WATE 6 On Your Side

A 17-year-old Powell High School student was arrested Thursday for threatening social media posts and possessing a handgun.

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.

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 ...

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

Matt Lowe is going home. He has been King's Academy football coach for the past five years, but before that he was a Panther. Lowe graduated from the school ...

LC Panthers pummeled by Powell | Sports

The Lenoir City High School Panthers fell behind big in the first half Friday night and never recovered, losing 49-26 at home to the Powell High School Panthers.

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.

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.”

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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

POWELL, Tenn. (WATE) - The Knox County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead and another is in stable condition after a shooting Tuesday evening near ...

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.

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.

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.

John Fisher comes home to Powell High  Knoxville News Sentinel

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

Floats steal the show at the Powell Lions Club Christmas Parade  Knoxville News Sentinel

Hundreds of people lined Emory Rd to watch the Powell Lions Club Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

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 ...

2018 Knoxville-area high school football schedules  Knoxville News Sentinel

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

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

If you're looking for a place to dine on Christmas Day, here is a list of local and regional restaurants to consider. Call ahead for menu, pricing and whether ...

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.

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.

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, ...

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

Knox County Schools spokeswoman Carly Harrington said the district decided to suspend the testing for the day at about 11:30 a.m..

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 ...

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.

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

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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 ...

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.

Shopper News blog: Father Michael Woods leaves All Saints  Knoxville News Sentinel

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Cole Hammond - Scholar of the Week 11/5

Cole is a Freshman at Powell High School. He is a member of their Marching Band, is an active youth volunteer at Zoo Knoxville, and takes AP classes like ...

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.

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.

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.

Shopper News blog: ‘West Side Story’ blends romance, racial tension  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.

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

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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.

10Investigates: Knox County Schools construction priorities  WBIR-TV

Knox County Schools is facing challenges from overcrowded classrooms to old schools in need of repair. When there are so many needs for new or improved ...

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.

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.

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

Democrat Gloria Johnson won the State House District 13 race with 55 percent of votes, according to unofficial returns. Republican incumbent Eddie Smith ...

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.

Shopper News blog: Town meetings focus on road improvements  Knoxville News Sentinel

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

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

Tucked away in his new gym on Western Avenue, DyShawn Mobley is pushing limits for young athletes in the Knoxville-area.

It's time for Pats fans to take over Cookeville  Paris Post Intelligencer

It should be apparent to local citizens by now that the Henry County High School football team is going to play for the Class 5A state championship against ...

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

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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?

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.

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.

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: Bill Dunn beats Kate Trudell for House District 16  Knoxville News Sentinel

Republican incumbent Bill Dunn has won the state House District 16 race against Democrat Kate Trudell with 69.72 percent of votes, with 100 percent of ...

'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.

Powell grad makes big strides for Crimson Tide to catch Tennessee Vols dad  Knoxville News Sentinel

While her dad left big shoes to run in, Brittany Tolson is slowly gaining ground at Alabama in Cross Country running.

Election Day: Live updates from Knox County, Tennessee election  Knoxville News Sentinel

Election Day 2018: Follow this live blog for updates from the polls, candidates and our journalists covering voting day and results in Knoxville.

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

Republican incumbent Martin B. Daniel has narrowly retained his seat with 51.48 percent or 741 votes, defeating Democrat Greg Mackay in the state House ...

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 ...

Tennessee Election: Republican Dave Wright wins House District 19  Knoxville News Sentinel

TN Election: Republican Dave Wright wins House District 19.

Baseball coach continues winning tradition for Powell softball  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell High softball reflects on successful season, looks ahead.

Tennessee midterm election: Incumbent Jason Zachary wins State House District 14 seat  Knoxville News Sentinel

Republican incumbent Jason Zachary has defeated Democrat Justin Davis with 65.57 percent of votes in the State House District 14 race, according to unofficial ...

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

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Farragut tops district ACT scores; Powell sees largest gain  Knoxville News Sentinel

For the second straight year, Farragut High School had the highest average ACT score in the district with a 24.4 out of 36. Powell High School, meanwhile, saw ...

High School Football Media Day 2018

WBIR conducted more than 90 interviews with coaches and players from 31 schools at high school football media day 2018. One of the best was with Anderson ...

$100K Haslam donations: Just how Knox Co schools are using it

At Bearden High School, educators are looking to build a new future for the students through engineering, specifically robotics.

Tennessee picks up football commitment from 'Last Chance U'  Chattanooga Times Free Press

KNOXVILLE — Tennessee picked up a commitment from "Last Chance U" late Wednesday night. Darel Middleton, a 6-foot-7, 290-pound athlete, announced his ...

Strong third quarter carries Alcoa boys past Powell  Maryville Daily Times

Is Alcoa basketball ready for another Marsh? Nate Marsh is not quite ready for induction into the Blount County Hall of Fame alongside his three relatives, ...

Gloria Johnson's big win and how other women factored into the TN election  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennesseans chose Marsha Blackburn as the first woman to be elected in the state to the Senate,and elected 16 other women to the state legislature.

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.

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 ...

Shopper News blog: From LaFollette to Syria, Farragut scholar travels the world  Knoxville News Sentinel

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King of the Mountain: Round 12 | Local Sports  Crossville Chronicle

Week nine of the high school football schedule brings Crossville's cross-town rivalry game as the No. 10 Stone Memorial Panthers (7-1, 3-0) travel 4.1 miles ...

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

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Knoxville real estate: Older neighborhoods a 'treasure trove' of fixer-uppers  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tired of seeing the same home over and over again? Try an older neighborhood with ranchers, Cape Cods, Spanish-style home and A-frames. 20 Under 20 class of 2018 honored at reception  Knoxville News Sentinel

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

Farragut band steps off full speed ahead under new director Kenneth Carrico  Knoxville News Sentinel

It's been a whirlwind of activity for new Farragut High School Director of Bands Kenneth Carrico. Since assuming the top position earlier this year, he's quickly ...

Knoxville actors Cylk Cozart, Nikki Estridge find out they are father, daughter  Knoxville News Sentinel

For more than 30 years, Cozart and Estridge didn't know each other and didn't know they were related.

Knoxville area high school athletes signing with colleges in November  Knoxville News Sentinel

Here is a look at the Knoxville area athletes who signed with colleges Wednesday, or plan to during the November signing period. Information below was sent ...

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 ...

Members of 'mass shooting generation' among 1,000 at March for Our Lives in Knoxville  Knoxville News Sentinel

Approximately 1000 students and activists listened to anti-gun violence speakers at UT, then marched to Circle Park in Knoxville's March for Our Lives rally.

Knoxville church provides girls everything they need for prom  Knoxville News Sentinel

Girls who need a dress to attend prom can make an exclusive shopping appointment to pick one out for free.

Knox Catholic's Les Greer named TKA athletic director, football coach  Maryville Daily Times

SEYMOUR — The King's Academy didn't waste any time finding its successor for Matt Lowe.

Knox County soldier returns home, surprises 3 sons at school  WATE 6 On Your Side

It was a triple surprise reunion on Monday for the family of a Knox County soldier. SFC Elizabeth Teasley sneaked in to see her three boys at school after nine ...

Election 2018: East Tennessee legislators will seek key leadership roles next session  Knoxville News Sentinel

East Tennessee legislators will seek key leadership roles in the House and Senate in the new legislative session. It could have a big impact on the area.

See who won the Nashville area legislative races in Tuesday's election  The Tennessean

Across the state, 17 state Senate seats were up for election Tuesday and all 99 seats in the state House of Representatives.

2017 All-PrepXtra girls soccer team  Knoxville News Sentinel

(Nominees for the Player of the Year). Gwen Breslin. Hardin Valley, Sr. Position: Forward. Why chosen: The Middle Tennessee State commitment scored 17 ...

Redevelopment of Clinton's downtown gains steam  Knoxville News Sentinel

The prospective redevelopment of downtown Clinton is moving ahead on several tracks: Clinch River bridge construction, sale of the riverfront Magnet Mills ...

Shopper News blog: Artist’s vibrant work beautifies Knoxville, one wall at a time  Knoxville News Sentinel

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