U.S. Cellular offers smartphone cleaning tips to help “spark joy”

Spring is upon us. Marie Kondo’s cleaning method has taken the millennial generation by storm and inspired them to complete their tidying adventures. When it comes to smartphones, there are ways for people to follow suit and tidy them up so they can work more efficiently. During a mobile device “spring sweep,” consumers can refresh the outside of their device … Read More

KSO 2018-19 Pops Series concludes with ‘Hamilton’ star Leslie Odom Jr. in concert

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will conclude the 2018-19 Pops Series with a special performance by Leslie Odom Jr., the Grammy and Tony Award-winning star of “Hamilton” for his role as Aaron Burr in the Broadway smash. Odom’s debut with the Knoxville Symphony on Saturday, May 11, will feature jazz standards and familiar Broadway hits. The concert, sponsored by Regal, will … Read More

Young-Williams Animal Center achieves first-ever ‘no-kill’ status

Young-Williams Animal Center has achieved “no-kill” status for the first time in the shelter’s history, marking a milestone toward fulfilling its vision to find a home for every pet. In 2018, Young-Williams Animal Center saved 8,311 pets. “We’ve worked diligently through innovative programs and community involvement to make it to this day, and it is such a remarkable achievement for … Read More

Symphony’s 2019-20 Pops Series features film, jazz, guitars and legends

Season subscriptions are on sale now for the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s 2019-20 News Sentinel Pops Series, which includes “Singin’ in the Rain: Film + Orchestra” and “Symphony of Illusions with Michael Grandinetti.” Current Pops subscribers can renew their packages and retain their seats by renewing by May 11. All concerts take place at 8 p.m. at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium, … Read More

Tired of being tired? Put down your smartphone for a sound night of sleep.

Let’s face it, the last thing most people look at before bed and the first thing they grab upon waking up is likely their smartphone. While its convenient to have within arm’s reach if using a smart device as an alarm clock, when it is that close the temptation to check social media sites, work email and the news headlines … Read More

Dave & Buster’s Sevierville hiring site now open for walk-in applicants

Interested candidates invited to visit hiring site Monday-Friday Dave & Buster’s is slated to open its Sevierville location in the Millers Landing shopping center on Monday, April 29th and is looking to hire more than 200 enthusiastic individuals to join the team. There are both front and back-of-house positions available, including servers, bartenders, hosts, line cooks, game techs and more. … Read More

Young-Williams Animal Center to compete for $50,000 in national challenge

Young-Williams Animal Center could win $50,000 in the national Fund the Shelters Challenge and needs its supporters to get on board – and get online. The Michelson Found Animals Foundation has joined forces with NBC and Telemundo to create the new competition. The Fund the Shelters Challenge offers an even bigger opportunity than past campaigns for animal welfare advocates to … Read More

Dave & Buster’s now hiring for more than 200 positions at new Sevierville location

Ultimate entertainment destination to open in Millers Landing near Tanger Outlets in April 2019 Dave & Buster’s is slated to open its Sevierville location in the Millers Landing shopping center this April and is looking to hire more than 200 enthusiastic individuals to join the team. There are both front and back-of-house positions available, including servers, bartenders, hosts, line cooks, … Read More

Winners announced in U.S. Cellular’s fourth annual Black History Month Art Contest

U.S. Cellular announced the three winners of its fourth annual Black History Month Art Competition with the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley at a celebration at the Regal Teen Center club earlier today. In January, club members created original pieces of artwork in recognition of influential African-Americans, including business people, athletes, historical figures and celebrities. The 10 … Read More