Publisher’s Positions

By Steve Hunley More Needed Than a Name Change and Haircut To thinking people, it is already abundantly clear the Left in this country has lost its tether to reality some time ago.  As I indicated in an earlier column, the Left in America long ago divorced Reason and...

Publisher’s Positions

By Steve Hunley Candidate Residency Requirements will Change with New Legislation The hot mess that is the race for the 5th Congressional District is only getting messier. As this is written, the Tennessee State Senate and the House of Representatives are poised to...

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By Steve Hunley Carpetbagger:  a politician who takes up residence in a place and runs for office without having strong ties to the area. Any opportunistic or exploitative outsider.   Representative Dave Wright has shepherded a bill through the Tennessee House of...

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By Steve Hunley Big Turnout for Bud It is no surprise former Knox County Law Director Richard “Bud” Armstrong would draw a big crowd on his home turf.  Jack and Joyce Huddleston hosted a meet and greet at the Corryton Community Center in the 8th District last week for...

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By Steve Hunley   More Merit Council Politics The Merry-Go-Round that has become the former Sheriff’s Merit (Political) Council has finally held its hearing on the Martha Dooley case. Two former sheriffs were cross-examined; Tim Hutchison and Jimmy “JJ” Jones....

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By Steve Hunley Congratulations, Jon Rysewyk The Knox County School system has a new superintendent.  Dr. Jon Rysewyk has been the assistant superintendent since 2017.  Six out of nine members of the Knox County Board of Education voted for Rysewyk. Jon Rysewyk is a...