Fort Campbell Soldiers Remembered by State of Tennessee

In Memory of Sergeant Eric Houck, Sergeant William Bays and Corporal Dillon Baldridge Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Services Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder recognize the service and sacrifice of U.S. Army Sergeant Eric Houck, 25, of Baltimore, Maryland, Sergeant William Bays, 29, of Barstow, California and Sergeant Dillon Baldridge, 22, of Youngsville, North […]

Scottish Society of Knoxville Cottage Meeting

The Scottish Society of Knoxville will hold their annual Cottage Meeting beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 17, at the Historic Sam Houston School House – Raven Hall 3650 Old Sam Houston School Road Maryville, TN 37804. Ron Jones will present a program on “Ancient Scotland.” The Scottish Society would like to invite those […]

Bark in the Park tomorrow

The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley’s (HSTV) 23nd annual Bark in the Park is this Saturday. Knoxville’s biggest celebration for dogs and their families will be held at the World’s Fair Park Festival Lawn on Saturday, June 17. Gates will open at 3 p.m. with a ten-dollar entry fee. Kids 13 and under are […]

UT Alumnus Peyton Manning Awards Scholarships to Four Incoming Freshmen

UT Alumnus Peyton Manning Awards Scholarships to Four Incoming Freshmen

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, alumnus and retired NFL quarterback Peyton Manning was at his alma mater today to award scholarships to four incoming freshmen. This year’s scholarship recipients are Emma Kate Hall of Lebanon, Tennessee; Grace Neiman of West Point, Nebraska; Sydney Peay of Spring Hill, Tennessee; and Blake Turpin of Knoxville. The Peyton Manning […]

Unwanted Medication Collection to be held Saturday, June 17

 Who: The Knoxville Police Department along with the Knox County and City of Knoxville Solid Waste Offices, the Knox County Health Department and other members of the East Tennessee Regional Medication Collection Coalition   What: Properly dispose of old or unwanted prescription medications or over-the-counter medicines                         When: Saturday, June 17 from 9 a.m. to […]

Sea Ray expands Knoxville-area manufacturing facility

Sea Ray has enjoyed a banner year thus far, with several major award wins and a significant expansion to its Tellico manufacturing facility, as well as the addition of 80 new full-time employees. With many job positions still open and several exciting new boat introductions on the horizon, the company is looking forward to continued […]

Museum of Appalachia celebrates July 4th with an anvil shoot.

  While most Americans celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, the Museum of Appalachia marks the occasion with an old fashioned “anvil shoot.” Every 4th of July, the Museum uses gunpowder to launch a 200-pound anvil hundreds of feet into the air. “When the gunpowder ignites and the anvil soars into the air, the earth will […]

Father’s Day celebration at Seymour Farmers Market

  Saturday, June 17th, kids will be able to decorate a cupcake and make a card for their Dad.  Seymour Farmers Market baker, Rennie Baisden, will have cupcakes, frosting and decorations for kids to use to decorate a cupcake.  SFM artist, Melanie Fetterolf, will have paper and paints for kids to make a card.  Both ladies will […]

Pigeon Forge’s July Fourth Patriot Festival To Feature Thompson Square, Fireworks Showcase

  International country music duo Thompson Square is set to headline the 27th annual Patriot Festival, Pigeon Forge’s Independence Day celebration. The pair takes the stage immediately before an elaborate fireworks showcase lights up the night sky in the family vacation destination located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains.   “Patriot Festival is […]