'What Is Special About My Town': Columbus, Knoxville, Harrisonburg
Knoxville, TN (2010 population: 178,874 ... renewal"), and most businesses had deserted the city center in favor of a new shopping mall on the outskirts of town. Indeed, the only notable development I can remember was the installation of a large grain ...
Norris, TN -- East Tennessee's Pride
and the community took the name of Nebraska Senator George Norris who was an active supporter of TVA and personal friend of Franklin Roosevelt. With the last bit of energy they could muster the workers came, they settled-in and made Norris TN their proud home.
Can the Stagnating Knoxville Center Mall Be Saved?
For those who perhaps still remember the mall off Interstate 640 as East Towne—that palatial new retail hub poised to eclipse West Town as the place to shop back in the 1980s—ambling through the vast halls of Knoxville Center, as it is now known ...
Chickamauga, Tennessee - part 2 of 3
Its seat was the town ... name for the river. The War effected the Chickamauga, Tennessee community only indirectly before 1863, at least in terms of destruction from combat. Both railroad bridges over the South Chickamauga (of the Western & Atlantic and ...
Muslim Community of Knoxville opens East Knox outreach center
The main place of worship for 350 Knoxville-area Muslim families remains Annoor Masjid at 100 13th St. Other masallahs are located in Gatlinburg, the Islamic school on Foxvue Road and the Quran Center near the West Town Mall. Mahdi, an Austin-East High ...