September 17, 1995
The first home game for Bowie State turned into its first victory in nearly a year.The offense moved the ball. The defense bent, but it came up big in the red zone when the outcome was in doubt. And the Bulldogs even got lucky on occasion, catching almost as many breaks as passes.It all added up to a 35-26 victory over Knoxville College before 4,510 at Bulldog Stadium, ending a six-game losing streak that dated to last October.The Bulldogs (1-2) scored on their first possession, marching 63 yards in eight plays.
May 8, 2006
On Wednesday, May 3, 2006, JEFFREY T. WIESSNER, 57, of Huntsville, AL. He served in the military and had a lifelong interest in photography, winning many awards for black and white photographs. Survivors include his wife, Sharon K. Wiessner; daughter, Rachelle R. Arrington of Knoxville; son, Todd W. Wiessner of Huntsville; parents, Bernard F. and Carmen R. Wiessner; brothers, Mark P. Wiessner and Phillip G. Wiessner of Baltimore; sisters, Karen M. Kidwell of Baltimore, and Jan C. Thruston of Richmond; and grandchildren, Andrew T. Wiessner of Huntsville, Dylan T. Arrington and Hali K. Arrington of Knoxville.
February 24, 2011
August 8, 1956: Former Orioles manager Earl Weaver began his managing career in Knoxville.
March 15, 1993
The Skipjacks are leaving, but another hockey team is comin to Baltimore to replace them, owner Tom Ebright said yesterday.Calling this "decision week," Ebright said he expects the matter to be resolved in a few days.Ebright said he expects to move his American Hockey League Skipjacks toWilkes-Barre, Pa., Syracuse, N.Y., or Portland, Maine, and to buy a franchise in the East Coast Hockey League, a rung below the AHL on the minor-league ladder, and bring it to Baltimore.Ebright refused to identify the ECHL franchise with which he is negotiating, but he did say Roanoke and Knoxville are reportedly for sale, and it is believed that Ebright favors Knoxville.
December 29, 2000
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Averting office massacres like the one that left seven workers dead in Massachusetts this week may be a matter of screening job candidates for their aggression potential, say two researchers who have developed such a test. "This guy is exactly who our test was designed to identify," said Michael McIntyre, an industrial psychologist at the University of Tennessee. "I think all the indicators were there," said Larry James, also a professor at the school's business school who co-authored the test.
February 25, 1995
TULSA, Okla. -- Billy Ronson scored the game-winner 4:48 into the fourth quarter to lead the Bays past the Knoxville Impact, 8-7, last night in a U.S. Interregional Soccer League playoff game.Ronson assisted Eric Reidlbauer for the tying goal 3:40 into the fourth quarter. Rob Elliott, Mark Mettrick and Reidlbauer each had two goals for the Bays.Knoxville led 4-1 in the first quarter, but Bays goalkeeper Dave Tenney shut out the Impact in the second and fourth quarters.Bays ....... 1 .. 2 .. 3 .. 2 .. -- .. 8Knoxville .. 4 .. 0 .. 3 .. 0 .. -- .. 7Goals: B--Reidlbauer 2, Elliott 2, Mettrick 2, Ronson, Koziol; K--Donnelly, Platillero, Kurtz, Lee, Miettinen, Walsh, Kelly.