The East Tennessee Enlightener Online Community News is a bridge of communication that connects the pockets of center-city communities and businesses dispersed throughout East Tennessee: Knoxville, Maryville/Alcoa, Oak Ridge, Clinton, Morristown/Jefferson City.
Founded in 1984 by a homegrown Knoxvillian, the East Tennessee Enlightener (aka Enlightener, Knoxville Enlightener) has maintained a hard-copy presence for over 30-years and is now exclusively online.
The ETE is an independent, minority-owned news source with ears-to-the-ground and a finger-on-the-pulse of center-city East Tennesseans.
We appreciate your continued support.
To submit information or to advertise, email: Info@etelight.com; snail mail: P.O. Box 14315, Knoxville, TN 37914; phone, 865-256-0719.