AC Democratic Women’s Club to welcome Knoxville’s Rogero

(Press release) The Anderson County Democratic Women’s Club will host an evening with Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, in the Club Room of the Clinton Community Center, 101 S. Hicks St., Clinton.

Elected in November 2011, Mayor Rogero was the 68th Knoxville mayor and the first woman to hold the office. She was reelected to a second term in November 2015. She is the first woman to be elected mayor in the four big cities in Tennessee – Memphis, Nashville, Chattanooga and Knoxville. She is term limited, and her term will end later this year.

Mayor Rogero has focused on promoting a vibrant local economy, strong neighborhoods, a high quality of life, a thriving downtown and a greener Knoxville. She believes Knoxville’s strength comes from the diversity of its people and the beauty of its natural resources.

No reservations are necessary for the meeting. Those attending are invited to bring a light summer dish to share. Drinks and utensils will be provided, and guests are invited to contribute $5 per person. For more information, please email Ann Mostoller at or call Mary Matheny at 483-8937.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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