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Austin-East to hold free summer dance camp for middle schoolers

Austin-East to hold free summer dance camp for middle schoolers

 

Austin-East Performing Arts Magnet High School is offering a free dance camp this summer for middle-schoolers.

The free dance camp is available to rising 6th graders thru rising 9th graders during June 3rd-8th.

Camp will include classes in ballet, jazz, modern, west african and hip hop. Breakfast and Lunch are provided.

A final showcase will be on the last day of camp to highlight what has been learned through the week. 

KMA partners up to bring art to at-risk Knoxville students

KMA partners up to bring art to at-risk Knoxville students

The SunTrust Foundation has partnered with the Knoxville Museum of Art by donating $10,000 to the museum to support its participation  in the Full Service Community Schools (FSCS) program at Green Magnet Math and Science Academy and Pond Gap Elementary School.

Parent, community input used in Knox school rezoning proposal

Parent, community input used in Knox school rezoning proposal

Knox County parents and community members learned more Tuesday night about changes that could decide where their children attend school next year.

A new elementary school in Southwest Knox County will open in August 2013 to help alleviate overcrowding in parts of the county. Knox County Schools is working to redraw zoning lines for the area impacted.

"A lot of what we heard really focuses on making sure that this is a smooth transition for kids," said Knox County Superintendent Dr. Jim McIntyre.

VolQuest.com: Dooley departure not matter of if, but when

VolQuest.com: Dooley departure not matter of if, but when

According to WBIR contributor VolQuest.com, it is not a matter of if Tennessee will seek its fourth head football coach since 2008, but when.

This reports follows a 51-48 four-overtime loss to the Missouri Tigers inside Neyland Stadium Saturday. It was the Vols' seventh straight loss SEC loss

Missouri beats the Vols in 4th OT at Neyland

Missouri beats the Vols in 4th OT at Neyland

Andrew Baggett's 35-yard field goal in the
fourth overtime gave the Missouri Tigers a 51-48 win over the Tennessee
Volunteers in a Southeastern Conference nail biter at Neyland Stadium.

James Franklin threw for 226 yards and four touchdowns to help the Tigers
(5-5, 2-5 SEC) claim the first-ever meeting between the new conference foes.
Kendial Lawrence carried 21 times for 153 yards and two TDs in the victory.

Mizzou fans are ready for a friendly SEC football game

Mizzou fans are ready for a friendly SEC football game

In less than 24 hours the Vols will kick off at Neyland Stadium for what fans hope will be the first SEC victory of the season.

Fans from the other side are taking on Tennessee in a brand new SEC rivalry.

In September, Gator fans came to town.

In October, Bama fans showed up.

Now it's November, and Mizzou fans are here in Knoxville.

"It was about an 11 or 12 hour drive. 677 miles from home to here," Mizzou fan Ed Kays said.

His RV got just 7 mpg on the trip to Tennessee.

Kickoff time announced for UT/Vandy game

Kickoff time announced for UT/Vandy game

The Tennessee Volunteers will take on the Vanderbilt Commodores Nov. 17th in Nashville.

Kickoff will be at 7:00 pm EST. This game will air on ESPN2.