First Friday Features Different Perspective on Urban Decay

First Friday Features Different Perspective on Urban Decay

An art exhibit about the beauty of urban decay is set for February 5th through March 1st in the main gallery at Broadway Studios and Gallery, located at 1127 North broadway. The studio will play houst to the work of artist Marianne Ziegler of Knoxville and her recent body of[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 Community, Entertainment, Events, Knoxville, News

Ship Shape With Beaz

By Comedian Killer Beaz Ahoy mates! Hope all is well! I just finished my first ever cruise ship gig! Five shows in six days! We zigzagged across the Gulf of Mexico, from Tampa, to the Cayman Islands, to my favorite Peninsula the Yucatan! Having never been on a boat that[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 Entertainment, Guest

Covenant Health Announces Fun Run Kids’ Run

East Tennessee children will kick off the Covenant Kids Run with a one-mile event at the Knoxville Zoo in January and end it on the 50-yard line at Neyland Stadium in April. The start at the Knoxville Zoo will be held Saturday, Jan. 30, at noon. The cost is $15[Read More…]

Worley Amusement Offers Fun For Everyone

Worley Amusement Offers Fun For Everyone

by Victoria Osborne Located mere blocks from the historic Birthplace of Country Music Museum in Bristol, Tennessee is home to Worley Amusement, started by Jonathan Worley, in the early 1970s, when Coin machines were King. The days of parlors, amusement arcades and billiard halls is largely a thing of the[Read More…]

January 15, 2016 Business, Community, Entertainment, Guest
BCPL Opens Exciting Exhibit

BCPL Opens Exciting Exhibit

Discover Earth: Our Changing Planet explores Earth’s ever-changing physical and biological systems using stunning media and interactive experiences. Earth science topics in the exhibit include topics such as short and long-term time changes, the differences between weather and climate, and what it means to be a steward of our amazing[Read More…]

Registration Open For Songwriters

SMSWF Early Bird registration for Songwriter Opportunities at the 5th Annual Aug. 24-28, 2016 Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival ends January 30th. Anyone registering for SMSWF Songwriter Opportunities during the ‘early bird’ registration period will get their name put in a drawing for a chance to win a free 3 nights[Read More…]

January 15, 2016 Community, Entertainment, Events, News
Zoo Sets Attendance Record in 2015

Zoo Sets Attendance Record in 2015

Knoxville Zoo welcomed 440,115 visitors in 2015, the highest annual attendance in the zoo’s 67-year history and a new record. While more than 205,000 zoo-goers came from Knoxville and the surrounding counties, slightly more than half of all visitors (53%) were tourists whose impact to the local economy amounted to[Read More…]

January 15, 2016 Community, Entertainment, Knoxville, News

Class Decelops a Personal Learning Network

The LeConte Photographic Society is proud to present a free program on Saturday, January 23rd at 10:00 a.m. at the King Library in Sevierville in the Burchfield Room. Dr. Karen Milligan will present a program showing how to Develop a PLN (Personal Learning Network). The internet is a great place[Read More…]

January 7, 2016 Entertainment

Resolutely With Beaz

By Comedian Killer Beaz New Year’s resolutions are like campaign promises we make to ourselves each year. Our inner politician tells us it’s time for change. We’re encouraged to forget about last year’s failures, even, though, we were REALLY serious. I believe the key to successful “resolution-ing” is to pick[Read More…]

January 7, 2016 Entertainment, Guest

Snowdown Returns To The Smokies

Check out the second annual Smoky Mountain Snowdown: A Winter Festival, Jan. 29-31, 2016. The three-day event takes place at various locations in Townsend, including the Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center, the Townsend Visitor Center, Cades Cove Cellars, Tremont Lodge, Apple Valley, Wood N Strings Dulcimer Shop, Dancing Bear Lodge,[Read More…]

December 23, 2015 Entertainment, Events, Sevier County, Sevierville