Pilot Flying J announces $10,000 grand prize winner of 2019 Road Warrior contest

Pilot Flying J announced the winners of its sixth annual Road Warrior contest on Sept. 9, hosting a surprise celebration for the $10,000 grand prize winner as part of the company’s kick off to National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. Based on more than 13,000 combined online votes, Timothy Chelette of Murfreesboro, Tenn. is the 2019 Road Warrior grand prize winner. … Read More

Knoxville and surrounding regions to benefit from new rule passed regarding Medicare Wage Index

Government passes new rule regarding hospital Medicare reimbursement program The federal government has passed a new rule stabilizing the payment structure that controls a hospital’s compensation from Medicare payments. This structure, called the Medicare Wage Index, was originally designed to consistently and fairly distribute payments to hospitals across the country, taking into consideration factors like labor cost and other wage-related … Read More

Moxley Carmichael hires Lydia Bailey as public relations specialist

Moxley Carmichael has hired Lydia Bailey to assist the account executive team with client services in her role as a public relations specialist. Bailey graduated with honors last May from Belmont University in Nashville with a bachelor’s degree in public relations. A Knoxville native, she served as an intern at Moxley Carmichael in the summer of 2018 prior to her … Read More

Pilot Flying J Invites Guests to ‘Relish’ National Hot Dog Day

Relish today and “ketchup” tomorrow by taking a break to savor a free hot dog from Pilot Flying J in celebration of National Hot Dog Day on July 17. Guests who download or open the Pilot Flying J app on July 17, will find an exclusive offer to redeem for one free roller grill item, including 100% all-beef hot dogs, … Read More

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon now accepting proposals for ‘Healthy Living’ grants

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon is currently accepting proposals for its Community Contribution Program, which will award funds for healthy living initiatives in East Tennessee. The deadline for the proposals is Aug. 1, 2019. Eligible applicants include nonprofits with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status and regional government entities that are considered non-profit and serve Knox County and/or one of its eight contiguous counties: … Read More

Tennessee Theatre’s ‘Showbiz Saturday’ offers in-depth look behind the magic of Finding Neverland

Calling all theatre lovers for a fun, free event! The Tennessee Theatre on June 15 presents “Showbiz Saturday: Behind Finding Neverland,” an in-depth look behind the “never grow up” attitude of Peter Pan and the award-winning Broadway play, showing at the theatre June 14-16. Directed by Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus and based on the critically acclaimed Academy Award-winning film, Finding … Read More

Pilot Flying J declares first-ever National Road Trip Day

New Pilot Flying J-commissioned study uncovers top criteria for a successful road trip Memorial Day – a time to honor our fallen veterans – also is considered the unofficial kickoff of the summer travel season, with more than 36.6 million* Americans on the road last year over the long weekend visiting friends and family while paying tribute to our American … Read More

Tennessee Theatre announces 2019-20 Broadway series

The Tennessee Theatre is thrilled to announce the 2019-2020 Broadway at the Tennessee Theatre season. The complete lineup is as follows: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF – Dec. 27-29, 2019 MISS SAIGON – Jan. 28-Feb. 2, 2020 WAITRESS – Feb. 28-March 1, 2020 A BRONX TALE – April 3-5, 2020 CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY – May 5-10, 2020 CATS – … Read More