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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 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.

Blount County Jaycees Christmas Parade lineup for Saturday  Maryville Daily Times

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

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 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 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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 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 Commission candidate profiles | News  Maryville Daily Times

Ballots for the midterm elections in Tennessee will include municipal elections for Alcoa, Maryville and Louisville. The Daily Times profiled candidates for each ...

Plaque honoring Geraldine C. Upton unveiled at Alcoa High School  Maryville Daily Times

Geraldine C. Upton guided generations of Alcoa students, and her spirit will continue to watch over them with a new plaque unveiled Wednesday morning near ...

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.

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

As former Hall students watch their grandchildren play little league football for Alcoa, they talk about how much society has changed in a half-century.

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, ...

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 ...

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 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.

East Tennessee high school football: Week 7 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

Both Farragut and Bearden came back from being behind late.

Maryville still No. 1 after loss; Alcoa, Greenback also on top  Maryville Daily Times

A local match-up between two No. 1 teams did not hurt the loser in the latest Associated Press high school football rankings released on Monday.

Alcoa moves football game to Friday night | Sports  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa moved its football game against Northview Academy back to tonight because of expected heavy rain in the forecast.

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 ...

Police searching for missing Alcoa teen  WATE 6 On Your Side

A teen that was last seen at Alcoa High School Thursday has been found.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 rocks the first day of school | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa City Schools kicked off the 2018-19 school year Wednesday. Blount County Schools' first day is July 30, while students return to Maryville City Schools on ...

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 ...

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.

Alcoa City Schools Foundation sets book sale | Community  Maryville Daily Times

The Friends of the Alcoa City Schools Foundation will hold a book sale, which includes the collection of Geraldine Upton, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov.

225 students recognized for excellence at 33rd Annual Daily Times Academic Awards  Maryville Daily Times

This evening 225 students from the area's five public high schools will be recognized during the 33rd Annual Daily Times Academic Awards Program.

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 ...

Alcoa High School celebrates new mechatronics lab with TCAT partnership  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School celebrated Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for it new mechatronics lab, where students will train for high-tech, high-demand careers.

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 ...

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.

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.

2018 Knoxville-area high school football schedules  Knoxville News Sentinel

All the regular-season schedules for Knoxville area football teams.

Missing Alcoa teen is located | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa Police Department announces that a missing teen has been located.

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.

Alcoa Middle School students recognized for academic achievements  Maryville Daily Times

Men in Christ, Men in Community held its Alcoa Middle School Academic Achievers Award Ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 1 to recognize students from the ...

Maryville couple arrested after allegedly causing disturbance at Alcoa restaurant  Maryville Daily Times

A Maryville couple was arrested Thursday evening after police said both caused a disturbance at an Alcoa fast-food chain over a child custody dispute with a ...

New Hunt Road subdivision gets final approval from Alcoa Planning Commission  Maryville Daily Times

It took 10 years, but a piece of land initially approved for a condo development before the recession hit now is approved for 43 single-family homes.

Alcoa Board of Education selects contractor for Alcoa Intermediate School expansion  Maryville Daily Times

The Alcoa Board of Education on Thursday selected Joseph Construction as the general contractor for its intermediate school expansion and renovation, and it ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Father of slaying victim arrested after firing gun in Alcoa cemetery in reaction to person he thought was involved in son's death  Maryville Daily Times

The father of a Maryville teen stabbed to death last summer was arrested on Thursday night after discharging a firearm at the Alcoa cemetery where his son is ...

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 ...

Tennessee deputy commissioner for career and technical education visits local high schools  Maryville Daily Times

Area high schools showed the various ways they are preparing students for college and careers during visits Monday by one of the state's deputy education ...

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.

Candidate Profiles: County Commission District 2, Seat A | News  Maryville Daily Times

Age: 53. Political affiliation: Republican. Occupation: President and general manager, Akard Communicator of Tennessee (ACT). Brief biographical ...

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 ...

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 edges Gatlinburg-Pittman to win regional title  Maryville Daily Times

The third time is the charm was the mindset for Gatlinburg-Pittman entering the regional final against Alcoa.

Alcoa football blanks Red Bank, will play for ninth state title under Gary Rankin  Knoxville News Sentinel

ALCOA —No shocker here. Alcoa and coach Gary Rankin will make a 10th appearance in the last 12 years in the state football championships. The Tornadoes ...

Blount County E-911 Center keeping an eye on schools  Maryville Daily Times

Administrators from Maryville and Alcoa City Schools saw another view of their campuses Wednesday morning — from inside the Blount County E-911 Center.

Alcoa golfers overcome tough course to win region title  Maryville Daily Times

Sevierville Golf Club's River Course cranked up the difficulty after last week's district tournament.

Blaze Pizza opens | News  Maryville Daily Times

Artisanal pizza joint Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza opened Monday at 1053 Hunters Crossing between Walmart and Lowe's by Chick-fil-A and will offer free pizzas to ...

Where I come from: Goss returns to community she holds deep in heart, stories  Maryville Daily Times

It's been years since Linda McNear Goss called Alcoa home, but the city is alive and well in the stories she tells and protected deep within her being.

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 ...

Habitat for Humanity to develop 20-house subdivision in Alcoa  Maryville Daily Times

Blount County Habitat for Humanity is one step closer to housing 20 additional families following the Alcoa Municipal/Regional Planning Commission's ...

Tennessee just released its list of top-performing schools. Is your school on it?  Chalkbeat Tennessee

More than 300 schools in 85 districts were honored by Tennessee on Friday as the state released its list of “reward” schools.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

Alcoa football beats Austin-East for 31st region title  Knoxville News Sentinel

There's something about championship games that bring out the best in the Alcoa football program.

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 ...

Police: Knoxville woman armed with knife causes three-vehicle crash on Alcoa Highway  Maryville Daily Times

Police said a Knoxville woman dressed in a bra and shorts and armed with a knife caused a three-vehicle crash on Alcoa Highway late Thursday while walking ...

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.

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.

George Quarles, Gary Rankin use character, communities in achieving national rankings  Maryville Daily Times

There is not much of a conversation to be had about the two best head coaches in Tennessee high school football history.

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 Intermediate School fix to cost more than $540000  Maryville Daily Times

Fixing masonry problems on Alcoa Intermediate School will cost more than half a million dollars, about half of the money the school district has in reserve.

Storage facility sues city of Alcoa over $16000 zoning violation judgment  Maryville Daily Times

Storage facility suing city of Alcoa after company ordered to pay over $16000 in alleged zoning violations.

Alcoa girls wear No. 24 for teammate diagnosed with heart condition  Maryville Daily Times

There's a sign that reads, “Play for the ones who can't play,” on the wall of the Alcoa girls basketball locker room.

Alcoa girls beat Greeneville, punch ticket to state  Maryville Daily Times

GREENEVILLE — Gold balls and banners litter the halls of Alcoa High School. It's time to make room for one more.

Alcoa's new band director working double time | News  Maryville Daily Times

Alcoa High School's new band director took the job in early September, and this Saturday the school will host a festival with about 30 bands and 2200 students ...

Putting a face on 'the enemy': Alcoa exchange student translates German letter from World War II  Maryville Daily Times

A German exchange student at Alcoa High School has translated a letter written in 1945 to a German soldier.

Alcoa soccer cruises by G-P for region title  Maryville Daily Times

The Alcoa soccer starters watched the clock tick down from the bench, having accomplished what they set out to do in the first half.

Alcoa lacrosse team looking at the positives is loss to Catholic  Maryville Daily Times

The Alcoa girls lacrosse team had a tough matchup with Knoxville Catholic on Friday night at the Everett Recreation Center.

Aluminum company woos Alcoa natives, newcomers | News  Maryville Daily Times

Kareem Coffin grew up in Alcoa. The 39-year-old was part of a 4x100-meter relay team that won a state track championship and set an Alcoa High School record ...

Couple killed in Alcoa Highway crash from Maryville  Maryville Daily Times

Victims of fatal April 8 crash on Alcoa Highway identified as Maryville couple.

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.

Dr. Keri Prigmore confirmed as new Parks and Rec commissioner  Maryville Daily Times

The Maryville-Alcoa-Blount County Parks and Recreation Commission voted unanimously Friday for Dr. Keri Prigmore to fill the group's vacant at-large seat.

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, ...

Sharon Hannum tells 33rd Annual Daily Times Academic Award recipients to be kind and expect to make mistake  Maryville Daily Times

The 33rd Annual Daily Times Academic Awards held Monday evening recognized 225 students, inducted four community members into the Daily Times Wall of ...

Buzz cut: Alcoa Electric uses helicopter to trim trees in remote areas  Maryville Daily Times

It's a sight even seasoned city employees are calling “spectacular.” Contractors with Alcoa Electric are using a helicopter-mounted saw this month to trim trees in ...

VFL Blankenship winning championships 20 years after national title  WVLT.TV

VFL Matt Blankenship is a champion in 2018. The former Maryville High School football standout was a walk-on linebacker at UT. 20 years ago, he helped the ...

'LUCKY 13:' SlimFest hits its teenage years still going strong  Maryville Daily Times

Former Weekend editor Steve Wildsmith's entertainment column: A look at the 13th annual SlimFest, taking place Saturday at New Midland Plaza in Alcoa.

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.

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