Knoxville's Old City: booze, brawlers and black gum
Knoxville's Old City: second only to New Orleans for danger
East Tennessee's opiate-addiction epidemic is widely acknowledged as a health crisis. But it turns out it's not the first time addiction was a big problem in the Knoxville region.
Jess met up with a historian who’s investigated Knoxville’s 19th century history – an era when most days meant murder in some parts of town.