VOL. 41 | NO. 17 | Friday, April 28, 2017
Supply trails Nashville, Chattanooga
There is an acute shortage of available industrial property in Knox County.
As mayor, Karl Dean helped usher in Nashville’s current boom of economic growth and development. Now, as candidate for governor of Tennessee, Dean wants to bring prosperity to other corners of the state.
SAM STOCKARD: VIEW FROM THE HILL
In case anyone’s keeping stats, Senate leadership soundly defeated House leadership this session in the gas tax/tax cut battle.
State of the City.
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero will give an address and present her proposed 2017-18 budget to City Council and the public. Friday, Noon-2 p.m. Suttree Landing Park, 701 Langford Ave., Knoxville. Information: www.knoxvilletn.gov
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DAVE LINK: UT SPORTS
Tennessee football coach Butch Jones isn’t big on naming starters and divulging depth charts. Not until he has to.
DAVID CLIMER: OUT OF LEFT FIELD
Things were supposed to be so easy for Jonathan Kongbo. He arrived at the University of Tennessee last year as the No. 1-ranked junior college prospect in the nation. He had the combination of size and speed that everybody wants in a defensive lineman. The sky was the limit.
The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy has hired Katie Cahill as its new associate director.
The Knoxville Chamber has announced the 2017 finalists for its 13th annual Pinnacle Business Awards.
BEHIND THE WHEEL
If you’re looking for a bargain on an all-wheel-drive car, the 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer might be the one for you.
I am part of Generation X – the last generation that ever scheduled their childhood evenings around when a beloved TV program was set to air.
Being overlooked for a job is the worst. It’s especially bad after you’ve had a series of interviews. You took off work (multiple times), bought a new suit and updated your resume.