News HeadlinesPowell High Powell, TN News

Powell High School News Submitted by Alumni

Powell High School News From Around The Web

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 forfeits games because of ineligible player, leaving many upset  WBIR.com

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 HS principal responds to reported social media threats  WBIR.com

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 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 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.



WATCH LIVE: Hardin Valley Invite  MileSplit

This week\'s meet in Knoxville will be one of the state\'s best thru the month of March as the 2018 meet had over 50 schools and 1200 athletes.



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.



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.



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.



LC Panthers pummeled by Powell | Sports  news-herald.net

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.



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 ...



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 barbershop 'Brickyard Quartet' recognized nationally for their voices  WBIR.com

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



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.”



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 ...



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

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 ...



John Fisher comes home to Powell High  Knoxville News Sentinel

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



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.



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.



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.



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.



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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.



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.



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.



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



2018 Knoxville-area high school football schedules  Knoxville News Sentinel

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



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 ...



Knox school system wants to offer early retirement to employees  WBIR.com

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



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.



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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.



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.



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



Cole Hammond - Scholar of the Week 11/5  WBIR.com

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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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.



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

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 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 ...



Three East TN girls get makeovers for prom after viral promposal  WBIR.com

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



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?



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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

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



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.



Commission approves Knox Schools' early retirement plan  Knoxville News Sentinel

Nearly 700 Knox County teachers, support staff and administrators will have the opportunity to take early retirement after the county commission approved the ...



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Who is vying to replace Knox County Commissioner Dave Wright?  Knoxville News Sentinel

Dave Wright was elected to the State House. The Knox County Commission will select a replacement to finish Wright's term Wednesday.



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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

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



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

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



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 ...



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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

Shopper News brings you the latest happenings in your community.



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.



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 ...



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

TN Election: Republican Dave Wright wins House District 19.



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 ...



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.



School security: Knox County parents, students say it's too easy to get in buildings  Knoxville News Sentinel

An ineffective buzzer system and unlocked doors at schools concern Knox County parents and students, who say it's too easy to get inside buildings.



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 ...



Baseball coach continues winning tradition for Powell softball  Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell High softball reflects on successful season, looks ahead.



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.



Alfred Williams, civil rights pioneer and member of the 'Clinton 12,' dies at 83  Knoxville News Sentinel

Williams and the other members of the Clinton 12 made the first walk down Foley Hill on Aug. 27, 1956.



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 ...



Knox.biz 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.



Strap on your dancing shoes for Tennessee Valley Cloggers' open house  WBIR.com

Knoxville — The toe-tapping girls at Tennessee Valley Cloggers are quick on their feet. The team heads to the National Championship in October, but the studio ...



'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.



KOC Football Jamboree held at Neyland Stadium  WBIR.com

We still have one week until the real games start next Friday night but we got a little taste tonight... the KOC jamboree back at Neyland Stadium for the first time ...



News Sentinel employees through the years  Knoxville News Sentinel

Melanie Bounds, left, and Criston Hinton model "Newsie" fashion for the Knoxville Y-Teens Interclub Council in April 1993.. Bounds is the worship chairperson of ...



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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

What's new in your community? Find out here at the Shopper News blog. We'll have updates on people, places, businesses, schools and sports in your ...



News headlines by Google News for Powell High School Powell TN

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Powell High . This site has been created to offer a place for PHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Powell High Powell, TN alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.