Dad Get Treated at Shoney’s Knoxville

Shoney’s of Knoxville, Inc, restaurants are offering many favorites and special items on their famous buffet, on Sunday, June 19th. All “Dad’s” are invited to go to any area Shoney’s Restaurant to receive a free slice of Shoney’s famous Strawberry Pie (with adult meal purchase). A list of restaurants can[Read More…]

Jun 17, 2016 Business, Community, News, South Knoxville

Blount County Businessman Arrested In Fencing Operation

Business Owner “Ernie” Teaster faces multiple drug and theft offenses Blount County Sheriff James Lee Berrong said that a Maryville businessman was indicted on June 6 in an “elaborate fencing and illicit drug operation” that involved nearly $300,000 of stolen property from around the region. Jesse Teaster (Ernie), 43, of[Read More…]

Jun 9, 2016 Business, Community, News
Rally Promotes Natural Gas

Rally Promotes Natural Gas

A cross-country road rally made its stop at Sevier County Utility District’s Compressed Natural Gas pumps on June 7 to tout the effectiveness of vehicles running on compressed natural gas, which proponents say is clean, safe, and less expensive than traditional gasoline. The rally, dubbed “CNG From Sea to Shining[Read More…]

Jun 9, 2016 Business, Community, News

Home Financing Matters: Changing Jobs (Or Career)

by Richard Swan A borrower called me the other day to ask about changing jobs. She is a previous customer so she was responding to a mailing that I had sent to my former customers. “I’m thinking of buying another home in a year or two, but was looking to[Read More…]

Jun 2, 2016 Business

Country Store Set For Grand Reopening

Apple Valley Country Stores & Café will hold a Grand Reopening Friday, June 10-Sunday, June 12, offering a variety of events and specials to celebrate the recent renovations and commemorate the start of a new era for a landmark business. The weekend will offer exciting specials from all stores, including[Read More…]

Jun 2, 2016 Business, Community, News
Sevier Fuels Sells Hunts Brothers Pizza

Sevier Fuels Sells Hunts Brothers Pizza

Sevier Fuels, also known as City Gas, located at 915 Sevier Avenue in South Knoxville had a lot to offer before their recent additions. Customers who visit have long known that the store, owned by Barasingh Gill and family for several years, is a place where the customer comes first.[Read More…]

Jun 2, 2016 Business, Community, News, South Knoxville

Home Financing Matters: Memorial Day

This weekend we all get a holiday. Monday is Memorial Day here in the United States and that means an extra day away from work, a three day weekend, picnics, parades, and fun in the sun. No, that isn’t what it means at all. Memorial Day is a commemoration of[Read More…]

May 26, 2016 Business, Community

Everyone’s a Champion At Champion Physical therapy

For Physical Therapist Josh Reppert becoming director of Seymour’s Champion Physical Therapy, located at 11719 Chapman Highway, Suite 104, was a homecoming of sorts. Reppert is a Seymour native who returned to the area after finishing his undergraduate and graduate studies at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City. Reppert[Read More…]

May 12, 2016 Business, News, Seymour

Advertising Contest Begins

The Herald values its advertisers and are always on the lookout for new local businesses looking for advertising with an impact. The Herald is hosting a weekly contest. Send your business’ information, business card, etc. to [email protected] Each week, we will draw a business that will receive a free week[Read More…]

May 12, 2016 Business, News

Plans Submitted For New Restaurant

According to Chris Jenkins, Building Official in Sevier County, plans have been submitted for review regarding a potential Dairy Queen Restaurant coming to the Seymour area. Though no permits have been filed, Jenkins said an architecture firm, which he did not name, has submitted plans for the restaurant. Up until[Read More…]

May 6, 2016 Business, News, Seymour