KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Administration requests to sell the University of Tennessee’s TennCare health maintenance license in Knoxville and create a new health plan were authorized Friday by UT trustees. Dr. Charles Mercer, vice chancellor of the UT Medical Center here, told a board committee Thursday UT expected to get about 40,000 TennCare patients when the
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Directors of the Fred M. Roddy Foundation Inc. awarded 125 scholarships to some of the University of Tennessee-Knoxville’s brightest students at a campus luncheon Friday. Scott Warden, a junior in biochemistry with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average, accepted the awards on behalf of all recipients. Students receiving the scholarship must have a
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Following is the statement by University of Tennessee President Joe Johnson to the UT board of trustees concerning the recent arrest of UT Vol football players — one for rape, one for assault — and the dismissal of the one charged with rape: “The past two weeks have been a period of
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Autumn leaves in Tennessee will be colorful the week of the Tennessee-Alabama football game but even more spectacular the following week, a University of Tennessee forester said Friday. Historically, the Vol-Bama game has been played the third Saturday in October, but this year the game is scheduled the second Saturday, Oct. 14.