Hip preservation allows avid runner to keep moving, weeks after surgery [caption id="attachment_652" align="alignright" width="211"] Kay Funderburg, 50, is now back to enjoying running, after hip preservation surgery by Dr. Paul Yau at the Joint Center of Fort Sanders Regional Medical...

With a black belt in karate, Hunter Thomas, 17, has fought scores of opponents, out-maneuvering them with his quick reflexes.“I’ve been pretty successful at tournaments and won some national ones,” said Hunter, the son of Jerry and Beth Thomas of Powell. Hunter is a junior at Powell High School and works as an assistant instructor of karate at The Wheeler Academy.