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Battle in Rocky Top football game becomes brawl at Alcoa High School field  Maryville Daily Times

A championship football game between out-of-state teams became a brawl on Alcoa High School's field Sunday night.



Alcoa upsets Maryville 34-28 to end seven-game losing streak to rival Rebels  Knoxville News Sentinel

MARYVILLE — The Alcoa Tornadoes took a victory lap Friday night that was eight years in the making. Well it was a half lap anyway. Engulfed by family, friends ...



Alcoa recognizes all-black Hall High in the 50th anniversary of its closing  Knoxville News Sentinel

ALCOA - Jerry Hall just wants Alcoa students to know about Hall High School. Hall, whose name is no relation to the school, was one of the last graduates of ...



Alcoa to recognize historically black Hall HS at Thursday's football game  WVLT.TV

Until 50 years ago, there were two high schools in Alcoa.



Alcoa football vs. Covington in BlueCross Bowl: 5 things to know  Knoxville News Sentinel

Five things to know for the Class 3A BlueCross Bowl between Alcoa and Covington.



Alcoa High School announces 2018 Hall of Fame class  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School will induct five former athletes into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday at halftime of the Tornadoes' home football game against ...



Summer Camps Guide 2019: How to keep kids busy in Knoxville  Knoxville News Sentinel

Complete list of Summer Camps in Knoxville, Tennessee for 2019.



Motion to ban corporal punishment in Alcoa City Schools fails, but director prohibits it  Knoxville News Sentinel

A motion to ban corporal punishment at the Alcoa School Board meeting Tuesday evening failed, though the punishment hasn't been used in over a decade.



Quarterback Walker Russell looks to lead Alcoa to fourth straight state title  Knoxville News Sentinel

Alcoa is in search of a fourth straight state football championship.



Alcoa football wears Hall High jerseys to recognize former all-black school  Knoxville News Sentinel

Alcoa recognized its history by honoring the former all-black Hall High School 50 years after its closing.



Alcoa High School authors share their books with Alcoa Elementary School students  Maryville Daily Times

A group of Alcoa High School sophomores this week shared children's books they created with students at Alcoa Elementary School.



Jalen McCord, top Alcoa football running back in 2017, transfers to Greenback  Knoxville News Sentinel

Jalen McCord, Alcoa's leading rusher from last season, transfers to Greenback midseason.



AP Tennessee statewide high school football rankings  The Tennessean

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's nine high school football classifications.



10 Tennessee high school football games that should be scheduled for 2019  The Tennessean

Tennessee high school football games are beginning to be scheduled for 2019 and 2020. Here are 10 dream matchups we'd like to see.



Alcoa Board of Education election features parents and retired educators  Maryville Daily Times

Two retired Alcoa City Schools educators and two parents of students currently in the schools are running for two positions on the Alcoa Board of Education in ...



Alcoa honoring its past during Northview Academy matchup  Maryville Daily Times

Friday will be more than just another high school football game for Alcoa High School.



Robert 'Bob' DeLozier remembered as innovator at Alcoa Elementary School  Maryville Daily Times

Robert “Bob” C. DeLozier, who influenced the education of generations of Alcoa City Schools students, died Tuesday at his home at the age of 85.



From scary start to championship finish: Walker Russell etched his name into Alcoa lore  Maryville Daily Times

Walker Russell said he wasn't nervous when he got his first start at quarterback for Alcoa.



Alcoa High School names top five academic achievers for 2018  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School's top five students for the Class of 2018 are Jennifer Katherine McBride, Hunter Christopher Thomas, Elena Joy Overstreet, Gabrielle Anne ...



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.



50th anniversary of desegregation in Alcoa shows how far society has come  WVLT.TV

ALCOA, Tenn. (WVLT) -- As former Hall students watch their grandchildren play little league football for Alcoa, they talk about how much society has changed in ...



Predicting the Tennessee high school football state semifinal winners  The Tennessean

The TSSAA's Division I football state semifinals will be held across Tennessee on Friday. Here is a look at all 12 contests. High school writers from the USA ...



Under construction: Multiple road projects on the horizon in Maryville, Alcoa and Blount County  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County drivers should prepare to navigate several construction zones over the next few years, with numerous high-profile road projects.



Enrollment down in Blount County Schools, up in Maryville, Alcoa City Schools  Maryville Daily Times

Enrollment trends among the local public school districts continued this fall, with a decrease in Blount County and increases in Alcoa and Maryville.



Mickey McClurg retiring from Alcoa City Schools Board of Education  Maryville Daily Times

Harry B. "Mickey" McClurg has served on the Alcoa Board of Education since 1987, but did not seek re-election this year because of health problems. Tuesday ...



Defense sparks Alcoa to quarterfinal victory over Austin-East  Maryville Daily Times

The Alcoa football team's opening drive against Austin-East on Friday night looked similar to the last time the teams met.



TSSAA football playoff first round matchups, brackets released  Knoxville News Sentinel

It's playoff time in Tennessee. The TSSAA has released the high school football brackets for the 2018 playoffs. Official brackets from the TSSAA are updating.



Stop, look and feel; Alcoa artist offers sunrises, sunsets as solace  Maryville Daily Times

The dawn of a new day or its exit gives Marc Burnett pause — and he thinks we should do the same, soaking in life's gentle routines.



Alcoa Intermediate School addition would change traffic flow  Maryville Daily Times

Planned additions to Alcoa Intermediate School will require new traffic patterns and a schedule shift, school board members learned at a December work ...



Corporal punishment remains in Alcoa City Schools policies  Maryville Daily Times

The Alcoa Board of Education on Tuesday declined Director Brian Bell's request to adopt a new policy prohibiting corporal punishment in Alcoa City Schools, ...



Carruthers sisters make Alcoa-Maryville a sibling rivalry  Maryville Daily Times

Gina Carruthers has some decisions to make before Saturday night's girls basketball game between Maryville and Alcoa.



State championships cost Alcoa High more than $63,000 | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School's athletic teams have racked up more than $63000 in post-season play expenses this year, but a school board motion to cover the amount ...



Alcoa City Schools Foundation its $500000 mark at Legacy of Excellence gala  Maryville Daily Times

With a check for just over $4000 the Alcoa City Schools Foundation hit the half-million-dollar mark in donations Saturday night during its fourth annual gala.



Alcoa City Schools to name basketball court for Helen Graves Bledsoe  Maryville Daily Times

The Alcoa Board of Education voted unanimously Tuesday night to name the basketball court in the Vernon Osborne gym the Helen Graves Bledsoe Court.



New director, same direction; The Gate leadership talks growth, upcoming DessertFest  Maryville Daily Times

There is change at The Gate — Gateway to Independence in Blount County as its new executive director takes over, but the mission of providing a safe and ...



New semi-pro football team arrives to Blount County  Maryville Daily Times

Some football players aren't ready to give up the sport after their high school or college careers come to an end.



Knoxville-area Class 3A high school football preview  Knoxville News Sentinel

Who are the top teams and the top players in Knoxville high school football this season in Class 3A? Here's a look at some of the key 2018 storylines.



TEACHER DIVERSITY: One is a lonely number | News  Maryville Daily Times

Keri Prigmore is a pioneer. As the only black administrator within the three local school systems, she said she is grateful for her opportunities but would love to ...



Maryville City Schools' scores among top in state, Blount County Schools among bottom in latest TVAAS scores  Maryville Daily Times

The latest measure of students' academic growth shows Maryville City Schools among the top in the state and Blount County Schools falling toward the bottom.



Election: Alcoa Commission makes history, wine in retail food stores approved in several communities  Knoxville News Sentinel

In election news, the first African-American woman was elected to the Alcoa City Commission and several communities OK'd wine at retail food stores.



East Tennessee high school football: Week 6 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

Maryville-Fulton are among the East Tennessee high school football featured games in Week 6.



Blount County Jaycees Christmas Parade lineup for Saturday  Maryville Daily Times

It's time for the Blount County Jaycees Christmas Parade.



Alcoa hires architect for intermediate school expansion | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa's Public Building Authority gave the thumbs up Thursday to move ahead with plans to expand and renovate Alcoa Intermediate School, a project that has ...



Alcoa music teacher Bryant Adler gets some CMA Foundation love  Maryville Daily Times

When the CMA Foundation announced its list of Music Teachers of Excellence this week, it probably came as no surprise to his former students that Bryant Adler ...



Alcoa scores basketball sweep of Austin-East | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

On Alcoa's Senior Night, it was fitting that the Lady Tornadoes' first four points of the game were scored by senior Jataya Wilson.



Predicting the Tennessee high school football BlueCross Bowl games  Knoxville News Sentinel

A prediction of all nine games in the Tennessee high school football BlueCross Bowl.



Big Blue Nation forms small colony in East Tennessee  WVLT.TV

Big Blue Nation, the University of Kentucky, has a little colony inside Alcoa. Our Sarah Jane Cobb, an Alcoa High School alum, showed us why you might see ...



Alcoa school board gets an earful about soggy baseball field  Maryville Daily Times

Wet weather, deed restriction hamper efforts to address draining on Alcoa High School's baseball field, said Director of Schools Brian Bell.



Alcoa midfielder Peiton Bledsoe signs with Tusculum University  Maryville Daily Times

Peiton Bledsoe knows what it's like to help build a program.



Inside the +$100 million plan for Blount County Schools high school renovations  Maryville Daily Times

The Blount County school board during a called meeting Monday will review plans to renovate its two 40-year-old high schools over five to seven years.



Daily Times correspondents selected | Community  Maryville Daily Times

The Daily Times 2018-19 school correspondents have been selected — a group of middle and high school students charged with giving our readers a glimpse ...



Eight Rewards Schools among local districts, Maryville City Schools named Exemplary  Maryville Daily Times

Eight local schools are among 318 the state Department of Education named Reward Schools on Friday for their high performance.



Alcoa inducting first Hall of Fame class | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School has a long, storied history in athletics, and now the school will enshrine some of the most influential players, coaches and administrators that ...



Maryville sweeps Alcoa in basketball | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

Maryville point guard Joe Anderson said he could feel a Rebels run coming after Christian Gale hit three first-quarter 3-pointers against Alcoa on Saturday night.



Sledding offers a fun day for family dealing with debilitating disease  WBIR.com

As the snow fell Tuesday, a Blount County boy took advantage of the winter weather.



Alcoa High School marketing students do well at DECA competition by doing good  Maryville Daily Times

Rallying the local community to raise funds for students at a Texas high school hit by a hurricane last year also resulted in an award-winning project for Alcoa ...



Alcoa football coach Gary Rankin first in Tennessee to win 400 games  Knoxville News Sentinel

Alcoa coach Gary Rankin is the first high school football coach in Tennessee history to win 400 games.



Alcoa greenway extension hits snag with state | News  Maryville Daily Times

A long-awaited Alcoa greenway project has been delayed yet again — this time due to new wording required by the state.



AMVETS to bring thrift store to former Staples in Alcoa  Maryville Daily Times

The former Staples office supply store in Alcoa is getting new life as an AMVETS thrift store.



Titans Announce Finalists for Annual High School Football Coach of the Year Award  Titansonline.com

The Tennessee Titans announced today nine finalists for the team's annual High School Coach of the Year award. The award recognizes high school football ...



Alcoa High School starting monthly recognition for students, teachers  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School began a new program Wednesday to recognize eight students and one teacher every month.



Tesla Boulevard opens fields for development | News  Maryville Daily Times

These wide-open grass fields once held a massive aluminum plant. Soon, they could host an economic engine of a different sort.



Alcoa Police Department launches youth academy | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa Police Department launches annual youth academy to help teenagers learn more about the profession and maybe even enter it.



Blount County Schools phasing out valedictorian, salutatorian | News  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Schools will no longer name a valedictorian and salutatorian at its high schools after the Class of 2021 and instead will use the Latin honors ...



School coupon books on sale now | News  Maryville Daily Times

For the 29th year, public and private schools throughout Blount County are selling Partners for Kids Patron Checkbooks.



Alcoa to begin celebrating 100th anniversary this summer  WBIR.com

Alcoa is planning a big year-long centennial celebration starting this July.



Alcoa High School graduate going to U.S. Merchant Marine Academy  Maryville Daily Times

Sam Gregg, a 2018 graduate of Alcoa High School, is going to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and plans to see the world by working on cargo ships.



The top Knoxville-area high school football running backs to watch in the 2018 season  Knoxville News Sentinel

DJ Cox, Bearden, Sr.: Cox is working his way back from an injury but is still hoping to have an impact for the Bulldogs. He ended the season with 871 yards on ...



Barnes honors former UT coach Wade Houston  WVLT.TV

Rick Barnes announced the creation of The Wade Houston Captain's Award.



Four from Blount to be presented at Teen Board Presentation Dance  Maryville Daily Times

Four young women from Blount County have been invited to be presentees at the 58th Annual Teen Board Presentation Dance in Knoxville.



With record-high Tennessee graduation rate, Blount, Alcoa and Maryville schools over 92 percent  Maryville Daily Times

Tennessee posted a record graduation rate of 89.1 percent in the past school year, and Alcoa and Maryville were among 43 districts with a graduation rate of 95 ...



Annual MLK Day March and Celebration takes place in Blount County  Maryville Daily Times

Were Martin Luther King Jr. alive, he would praise Maryville College for its historic acceptance policy that allowed African-American students to attend the ...



Alcoa High School honors students | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School honored its top students Monday night at its annual Committed To Excellence awards banquet.



Scholarship and Debutante Ball to be held March 23  Maryville Daily Times

The Red Hat Jewels will hold the ninth annual Scholarship and Debutante Ball on Saturday, March 23, at the Airport Hilton, 2001 Alcoa Highway.



Red Bank remains the team to beat in Region 3-3A  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Team to beat: With most of the starters back from last year's state semifinal squad, including all-state athlete Calvin Jackson and Maddox Wilkey at quarterback, ...



New Alcoa High School to open July 30 | News  The Daily Times

It's bedtime for the new Alcoa High School. “We're 99 percent complete,” said Alcoa Director of Schools Brian Bell. “We're getting ready to put our 2 1/2-year ...



Blount County school resource officers program starts with relationships  Maryville Daily Times

While school resource officers became a hot topic in 2018, with all three local districts adding officers, the start of the program here in Blount County can ...



Blount County Hall of Fame bios | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County will honor the 2018 class of its Athletics Hall of Fame at its annual banquet Monday night.



Alcoa High School dome begins to glow | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa Board of Education members saw a preview Wednesday night of how a proposed lighting design would spotlight the 40-foot aluminum dome atop the new ...



New Alcoa High School opens next month  WATE 6 On Your Side

Almost 600 students will get to walk in the front doors for the first day of school next month in a brand new, state-of-the-art building.



Alcoa scores 5-0 soccer victory over William Blount | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

William Blount coach Perry Hopkins said he expected Tuesday night's girls soccer game against Alcoa to be a low-scoring, defensive match-up.



Alcoa City Schools Foundation announces Legacy of Excellence honorees  Maryville Daily Times

The Alcoa City Schools Foundation has announced the honorees for its third annual Legacy of Excellence Gala to be held Saturday, Aug. 19 at 6 p.m. in the ...



TSSAA football playoffs: Breaking down the Tennessee high school football brackets  The Tennessean

With the TSSAA football playoffs getting under way Friday, here's a look at the nine brackets and who could emerge as Tennessee's top high school teams.



Alcoa City Schools employees can visit clinic on campus  Maryville Daily Times

More than 200 Alcoa City Schools employees don't have to leave campus for immunizations and other basic health care any more, because the district is ...



Alcoa City Schools students salute veterans with giant flag  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa City Schools students formed a giant flag on the high school football field Friday afternoon in an American pep rally for Veterans Day.



Alcoa's Albert Davis to be inducted into Blount County Sports Hall of Fame  Maryville Daily Times

Albert Davis was a multi-talented athlete at Alcoa High School, where he played baseball, basketball and football for the Tornadoes before graduating in 1994.



Knox School Board approves early retirement incentive plan  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Knox County Board of Education unanimously approved an early retirement incentive plan that could potentially save Knox County Schools millions of ...



Alcoa Intermediate School teachers receive lesson from city historian David Duggan  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa's city historian gave teachers a two-hour lesson Thursday on how the town was built and grew in the early 20th century, as they compared historic photos ...



Alcoa High School STEM students bring cornhole to Alcoa Middle School  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa teacher Shawn Kerr and his high school Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) class worked for three weeks to bring a unique ...



Alcoa High School opens 25 months after groundbreaking | News  The Daily Times

City and school officials opened the new Alcoa High School on Monday morning, nearly 25 months to the minute after breaking ground.



About 600 people have signed up for the Pistol Ultra Run featuring races from one mile to 100 miles  WBIR.com

Ultramarathon participants will run a 10 mile loop 10 times.



Tanya Henderson Martin speaks at annual MLK Business Luncheon  Maryville Daily Times

Tanya Henderson Martin didn't plan on being the featured speaker at the Martin Luther King Jr. Business Luncheon on Friday at the Clayton Center for the Arts.



Flapjacks for all; Kiwanis of Alcoa prepares for pancake breakfast fundraiser  Maryville Daily Times

It takes less than three minutes to cook a round, lightly browned breakfast disc, otherwise known as a pancake.



Alcoa Elementary, High School students take virtual field trips  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa Elementary students toured candy companies in Pigeon Forge and Asheville, N.C., this week without leaving their school theater, thanks to a new ...



Legendary Alcoa basketball coach Osborne dies at 95 | News  Maryville Daily Times

Former Alcoa High School men's basketball coach Vernon Osborne died Saturday at age 95.



UPDATE: Police find missing Alcoa teen  WBIR.com

Officers say Isaac David Layne Bryant was last seen at Alcoa High School on Thursday.



How did your school perform on TNReady tests? Search here for results  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Nearly 700 schools – more than 40 percent of schools in Tennessee – improved in student performance across most grades and subjects, according to a state ...



Alcoa High gets Jumbotron: School board buys Purdue's old video unit for $255000  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School's Goddard Field will get its JumboTron in time for the 2014-15 school year.



Prudentia Lodge No. 719 awards 15 James Leonard Jenkins scholarships  Maryville Daily Times

Three students from each of the area's five public high schools received $2500 scholarships last week under a fund administered by Prudentia Lodge 719 in ...



Alcoa City Schools resident growth pushing out tuition students  Maryville Daily Times

Some families that previously paid tuition for their children to attend Alcoa City Schools may not have that option when school resumes in July.



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