Favorites In This Election Cycle?

Hello Loves, I think I may need to take time to explain how this blog works. Advertisers are allowed on this great blog. With that purchase, you are not buying a vote or an endorsement. I am also not helping on your campaign. Ad space is purely bought to get your name or your company's … Continue reading Favorites In This Election Cycle?

Welcome Larry Smith

Hello Loves, It has been a busy week for McCalla Around Knoxville! We have three new advertisers and aren’t stopping yet. Please welcome our newest advertiser to the blog, Mr. R. Larry Smith who is running for County Commission At Large seat 11.   Mr. Smith is a lifelong resident of Knox County and has … Continue reading Welcome Larry Smith

The Ugly Truth

Hello Loves, The ugly side of politics is a side that most people don't see, unless you're in the business. It’s hard to understand why a person would want to take down a whole campaign team just because they do not support your candidate. Its sick, sad, and needs to stop. Attacking the candidate themselves … Continue reading The Ugly Truth

Tested, Proven, and Committed.

Hello loves, Let’s Welcome another wonderful candidate to our great blog. Tom Spangler running for Knox County Sheriff. Spangler has been in law enforcement for more than 30 years. He has worked from the ground up to where he is today. What's his resume look like? Tom began his service with four years in the … Continue reading Tested, Proven, and Committed.

Community is Everything.

Hello Loves, On this past Martin Luther King Jr Day, I attended The Memorial Tribute Service at Overcoming Believers Church. This event happens every year, but this was the first time I've ever attended. Wow, let's first say this event gave me chills. Mayor Madeline Rogero, Mayor Tim Burchett, Commissioner Evelyn Gill, Commissioner Bob Thomas, … Continue reading Community is Everything.

An Update on Mayor Burchett

Hello Loves, Here is an update from our amazing county mayor, who is running for congress.   Burchett for Congress raises more than $150K in Q4 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 30, 2018) – Congressional candidate Tim Burchett announced he raised more than $150,000 for the fourth quarter of 2017, with $207,000 cash-on-hand. This report comes on … Continue reading An Update on Mayor Burchett

Welcome Bob Thomas for County Mayor 2018

Hello Loves, Let's welcome Bob Thomas who is running for Knox County Mayor.  Bob Thomas is currently one of only two at large County Commissioners here in Knox County. Since 2014 besides being a County Commissioner he has served on many other boards such as Chairman of Knox County Disability Committee, Knox County Pension and … Continue reading Welcome Bob Thomas for County Mayor 2018