Posted in Carson-Newman

Carson-Newman University inducted students into the Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society

Carson-Newman University inducted students exemplifying leadership and character into the Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society in April.

Posted in Aloca

Smoky Mountain Axe House Alcoa

Smoky Mountain Axe House Alcoa – A new axe throwing place opened in East Tennessee in Alcoa, TN. #AxeHouse

Posted in Gatlinburg

Anakeesta Announces Largest Expansion since Opening in 2017

Anakeesta Announces Largest Expansion since Opening in 2017 – Anakeesta announced plans to expand the award-winning 70-acre outdoor theme park in Gatlinburg. The park has offered tree top family fun for all ages since opening in September 2017. #Anakeesta

First Aid for Dogs and Cats
Posted in Christian

The Little Ponderosa Zoo Grand ReOpening

The Little Ponderosa Zoo Grand ReOpening – This little zoo has been remodeled and ready for its grand reopening. #LittlePonderosaZoo

Posted in World's Fair Park

1982 World’s Fair Anniversary

1982 World’s Fair Anniversary – On May 1 in 1982, the World’s Fair in Knoxville, TN opened. #WorldsFair #1982WorldsFair

Posted in Ijams

Ijams River Rescue Removes Close to 37 Tons of Trash From Area Waterways

Ijams River Rescue Removes Close to 37 Tons of Trash From Area Waterways –
The 30th annual Ijams River Rescue presented by TVA with support from Lowe’s collected 36.8 tons of trash and tires from 33 sites in and along East Tennessee’s waterways on April 6, 2019, once again removing a significant amount from Loves Creek.

Posted in Christian

Old Jefferson City Library Bulldozed Down

The Old Jefferson City Library has been Bulldozed Down – It is now an empty lot. No word at this time what is going in its place.

Posted in Knoxville

Food Truck Park Coming to South Knoxville

Food Truck Park coming to South Knoxville – Food Trucks are a very popular way to go out to eat instead of eating in a restaurant. It will be located at the Southside Garage in South Knoxville. #FoodTruckPark #SouthsideGarage

Posted in Food

Weigel’s to Use Only Tennessee Produced Milk

Weigel’s to Use Only Tennessee Produced Milk – Weigel’s, one of East Tennessee’s largest milk processors, has committed to using milk produced exclusively in Tennessee. #Weigels #TennesseeMilk

Posted in Uncategorized

Day Light Saving Bill Update for Tennessee

Day Light Saving Bill Update for Tennessee – The house has approved and advanced the bill to keep Tennessee on Day Light Saving Time all year long. That would mean no more time change.

Posted in Knoxville Naples Italian

Naples Italian in Knoxville Closed After 48 Years

Naples Italian in Knoxville Closed After 48 Years – the future is still unclear, as it had a deal to be purchased. #NaplesItalian

Posted in Measles Tennessee

Confirmed Measles in East Tennessee

Confirmed Measles in East Tennessee – this was once one of the vaccines that a child gets to help prevent…

Posted in Go Green With Us

Tennessee State Parks Honored for the Go Green With Us Program

Tennessee State Parks Honored for the Go Green With Us Program – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) today recognized all 56 state parks for their efforts in environmental sustainability practices as part of the state’s Go Green With Us program. #GoGreenWithUs #TNStateParks

Posted in Morristown

Compassionate Buds Dispensary Grand Opening

Compassionate Buds Dispensary Grand Opening – On April 20th. Yes 420 Day this business will have it’s grand opening. Come…

Posted in Christian

The Stand – Peirce’s Produce Grand Opening

The Stand – Peirce’s Produce Grand Opening in Jefferson City, TN. Come on out and get you some fresh vegetables, cheeses, milk and much more.

Posted in Knoxville

KPD Officer Hardin Named Purple Heart Recipient

Officer Barry (B.K.) Hardin was named the Purple Heart recipient at the Knoxville Police Department’s Recognition Luncheon on Monday, April 1, 2019.

Posted in Knoxville

KAT Announces Real-Time Bus Tracker App

Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) is pleased to announce the long-awaited availability of KATbus Tracker – a real-time bus tracking and trip planning app now available for Android and iPhone users.

Posted in White Pine School

New Principals Named for Dandridge Elementary, Jefferson Middle and White Pine School

Jefferson County Schools announce the promotion of three high quality assistant principals to the office of principal at Dandridge Elementary School, Jefferson Middle School, and White Pine School. This announcement follows the completion of interviews held the week of April 1.

Posted in DoorDash

DoorDash coming to more parts of East Tennessee

DoorDash coming to more parts of East Tennessee – Some parts are already is set up. Below is a map of the areas. #DoorDash

Posted in black bear Maryville Maryville Police Department

Black Bear Spotted Inside Denso Manufacturing Plant

Black Bear Spotted Inside Denso Manufacturing Plant – Yes, maybe they have a new employee or mascot, but this black bear has been hanging around the plant for several days.