Knoxville Recovers alliance issues video encouraging health and safety this Thanksgiving

Knoxville Recovers has released a short video asking East Tennesseans to adopt and promote health and safety precautions this Thanksgiving to help curb the spread of COVID-19. The video serves as a public service announcement (PSA) and has been shared on social media, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The video also can be viewed and shared from YouTube: https://youtu.be/orOYcbZSDEQ. Knoxville … Read More

Warming up for the 2020 Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon virtual race events

The Knoxville community is warming up for the first-ever virtual format of the Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon from Nov. 7-15. Prioritizing community health and safety, the 16th annual Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon events moved to a virtual format to avoid the potential spread of COVID-19 and allow runners to safely participate while achieving their personal goals in 2020. The virtual … Read More

Honor and celebrate veterans with
Pilot Company’s round-up for Wreaths Across America and free breakfast for Veterans Day

In recognition and appreciation of all who served, Pilot Company announced today an in-store round-up fundraiser benefiting Wreaths Across America through the end of the year. The funds raised will support Wreaths Across America’s goal to place more than 2.2 million wreaths in all 50 states to remember and honor fallen soldiers during the holidays. In celebration of Veterans Day, … Read More

Watauga Orthopaedics seeks approval to build ambulatory surgery center

Watauga Orthopaedics is seeking approval from the State of Tennessee to build a new Orthopaedic Surgery Center aimed at improving quality and access, while lowering costs for patients. The proposed Watauga Orthopaedics Surgery Center will be the only one of its kind in the region. “We have served the region for 70 years, and we are committed to continuing that … Read More

Pilot Pumpers event raises $94,697 for United Way of Greater Knoxville

Pilot donated $94,697 to the United Way of Greater Knoxville thanks to the support of community members who purchased gas and other items at Knox County Pilot Convenience Stores during the “Pilot Pumpers” fundraiser Oct. 5-7. During the 28th annual Pilot Pumpers three-day event, Pilot donated five cents of every gallon of gasoline sold and 10 cents of every dollar … Read More

Cherokee Distributing Company announces renewed partnership with the Vol Network

Sponsorship with exclusive producer and marketer of Tennessee athletics programming will promote the Coors Light, Dos Equis, Truly Hard Seltzer and Twisted Tea brands Cherokee Distributing Company, a leading beer wholesaler in the state, and the Vol Network, the exclusive producer and marketer of the University of Tennessee athletics program, have worked to serve Tennessee for more than 50 years … Read More

Athens Medical Group joins Summit Medical Group

Athens Medical Group is now a part of Summit Medical Group, East Tennessee’s largest primary care organization, as Summit expands its internal medicine services in addition to adult and family medicine across the region. “Athens Medical Group has an outstanding reputation of providing expert, individualized patient care,” Summit Medical Group CEO Ed Curtis said. “We are pleased to have them … Read More

Fuel up for United Way during Pilot Pumpers Oct. 5-7

Pilot to donate proceeds to the United Way of Greater Knoxville during three-day event Fuel up, enjoy a coffee or grab a snack to help the Knoxville community during the 28th annual Pilot Pumpers. From Oct. 5-7, visit any Pilot Convenience Store in Knox County, and Pilot will donate five cents of every gallon of gasoline sold and 10 cents of … Read More

Pilot Company and Haslam family donate $5 million to build new Emergency Department at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

Pilot Company and the Haslam family have donated $5 million to East Tennessee Children’s Hospital to renovate the Emergency Department at the hospital’s main campus on Clinch Avenue in downtown Knoxville. The facility will be named Pilot Emergency Care Center, in honor of past, present and future Pilot Company team members and their families. In a statement, the Haslam family … Read More