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William Blount

... the Chickamaugans at the Nickajack Expedition in 1794. Blount's grave in Knoxville * When Tennessee became a state in 1796, Blount was...…

High Eleven: How many local governments are there?

... as three councilmembers, but most have more. Mayor Madeline Rogero of Knoxville * Every town, no matter how small, has to have... Memphis and Shelby County have separate legislative bodies, as do Knoxville and Knox County. Fina…

High Ten: Some Supreme Court history

... day the Tennessee Supreme Court meets in three cities: Nashville, Knoxville and Jackson. James McReynolds PHOTO: Library of Congress * Six members of...…

High Nine: Let's go to court

... Court normally hears cases in one of three cities (Nashville, Knoxville and Jackson), but it isn't required to do that...…