BREAKING NEWS OUT OF KNOXVILLE — CITY LEADERS OKAY A RESOLUTION THAT BANS GUN SHOWS ON CITY-OWNED PROPERTY. WE MADE A BOLD STATEMENT AS A COUNCIL AS A BODY TO SAY THAT WE HEAR THE COMMUNITIES AND THAT WE KNOW WHAT THEY’RE GOING THROUGH. BO: WE TOLD YOU ABOUT COUNCILWOMAN GWEN MCKENZIE’S PROPOSAL LAST WEEK.. IT PUTS AN END TO GUN SHOWS AT LOCATIONS LIKE CHILHOWEE PARK. WE SHOULD NOTE THE SHOW AT THE EXPO CENTER IS UNAFFECTED BY THIS PUSH.. KRISTIN: TONIGHT’S VOTE – ANOTHER STEP IN THAT DIRECTION – NOW IN THE HANDS OF KNOXVILLE’S MAYOR.. THE RESOLUTION PASSING 8 TO ONE.. ONLY COUNCILMAN GEORGE WALLACE VOTED AGAINST THIS CHANGE. BO: GUN SHOWS ALREADY SCHEDULED FOR LATER IN THE YEAR WILL STILL GO ON.. BUT KNOXVILLE MAYOR MADELINE ROGERO SAYS NO MORE GUN SHOW BOOKINGS WILL BE ACCEPTED DURING HER FINAL DAYS IN OFFICE.. BO: ITS SOMETHING SHE’S ENCOURAGING HER SUCCESSOR TO CONTINUE.. LAST WEEK WE TOLD YOU BOTH EDDIE MANNIS AND INDYA KINCANNON SUPPORTED COUNCILWOMAN MCKENZIE’S PROPOSAL.. KRISTIN: ALSO BEHIND TONIGHT’S DECISION – TWO MOTHERS WHO LOST CHILDREN TO GUNS.. WE ARE TALKING ABOUT —-FULTON HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYER ZAEVION DOBSON WHO WAS KILLED – SHIELDING HIS FRIENDS FROM GUNFIRE BACK IN 2015.. AND–CHRISTOPHER MCBATH WHO WAS GUNNED DOWN – SHOT OVER 30 TIMES IN 2009: THIS WAS A BIG STEP. THAT WE WERE HEARD BY THE MAYOR. CITY COUNCIL. AND WE’RE NOT GOING TO STOP. ITS VERY IMPORTANT FOR OUR NEIGHBORHOODS TO PROTECT OUR CHILDREN. NO-ONE WANTS TO WALK OUT THEIR DOOR LIVING IN FEAR KNOWING THAT SOMEONE BOUGHT OR SOLD A GUN TO BE PUT BACK ON THE STREETS.. BO: ALSO OUT OF TONIGHT’S KNOXVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING — A RESOLUTION TO PURCHASE 1- POINT-7 ACRES OF PROPERTY NEAR THE FUTURE POLICE AND FIRE HEADQUARTERS AT THE FORMER SAINT MARY’S SITE. THAT PASSED UNANIMOUSLY. BO: LOCAL FIRE CREWS SAY DRY CONDITIONS CONTRIBUTED TO A 10 TO 12 ACRE BRUSH FIRE THIS AFTERNOON. KRISTIN: THIS ALL HAPPENING IN NORTH KNOX COUNTY…. OFF OF FOUST HOLLOW ROAD…. NEAR SALEM CHURCH ROAD.