Wallace re-launches as largest independent real estate firm in East Tennessee

Knoxville firm announces departure from Coldwell Banker and plans for growth Coldwell Banker Wallace has become Wallace and is now the largest independent real estate firm headquartered in East Tennessee with nearly 500 agents. The four partners and co-owners, brothers George Wallace and Jim Wallace, Claudia Stallings and Andrew McGranaghan, made the move to independence to provide more flexibility, support … Read More

Covenant Health opens campus to serve patients in South Knoxville

Covenant Health South to offer primary care, urgent care, imaging and other healthcare services Covenant Health is bringing convenient care to the people of South Knoxville and Seymour. The East Tennessee-based health system has constructed a new medical facility in South Knoxville, located at the corner of Chapman Highway and Mountain Grove Drive. In addition to urgent care, medical services … Read More

LDA Engineering adds Elyasian as vice president of operations, LDA Fiber

LDA Engineering has hired Ethan Elyasian as vice president of operations of its newly created LDA Fiber division. LDA Fiber develops high-speed fiber systems for telecommunications and infrastructure clients to meet the need of public and private investments to expand the reach of dependable, high-speed internet. “Ethan has the right blend of expertise and operational experience to lead and grow … Read More

Young-Williams Animal Center’s Mardi Growl parades through Knoxville on March 4

Pets and animal enthusiasts will celebrate the 16th annual Mardi Growl Pet Parade & Festival in Downtown Knoxville on Saturday, March 4. The event benefits Young-Williams Animal Center, the official municipal shelter for the City of Knoxville and Knox County. Mardi Growl, presented by Merchants of Beer, will feature a pet-friendly parade from the Old City to World’s Fair Park, … Read More

Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians’ ‘Reach for the Peaks’ hiking fundraiser returns

Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians invites troops, former Girl Scouts, family members and supporters to explore the outdoors during the third annual “Reach for the Peaks” fundraiser, sponsored by Home Federal Bank, McCarty Holsaple McCarty and Target One Marketing Group. The hiking event from March 4-19 coincides with the organization’s founding day and National Girl Scout Week. Registration is … Read More

Land Rover Knoxville presents Defender 130 SUV to Appalachian Bear Rescue

Appalachian Bear Rescue, which rehabilitates black bears across the region that have been orphaned, abandoned or injured, now has a new Defender 130 SUV to aid its efforts thanks to Land Rover and Land Rover Knoxville. Land Rover Knoxville, which is part of Furrow Automotive Group, also announced a long-term partnership with Appalachian Bear Rescue (ABR) to sponsor its membership … Read More

Moxley Carmichael promotes Maria McHale to director of client services

  Maria McHale has been promoted to director of client services at Moxley Carmichael because of her exceptional service on behalf of the firm’s clients. McHale, whose previous title was senior account executive, handles key accounts for Moxley Carmichael, including UScellular, Hillcrest Healthcare, Young-Williams Animal Center and Priority Ambulance. She delivers marketing, public relations and visibility services, including strategic counsel, … Read More

Baptist Ambulance rolls out 911 telehealth and treat-in-place under new program for TennCare patients

Innovative program will help ease ER overcrowding, generate millions in TennCare savings CORDOVA, Tenn. – Baptist Ambulance announced today that it has begun providing telehealth visits this week to TennCare patients who call 911 with low-acuity injuries or illnesses in Tipton, Obion and Carroll counties under a new TennCare program that allows first responders to treat non-urgent patients on-scene. The … Read More

Covenant Health, Encompass Health host grand opening celebrations for two inpatient rehabilitation hospitals in Knoxville

Joint venture includes new 51-bed freestanding rehabilitation hospital and renovation of downtown location Today, Covenant Health and Encompass Health hosted a grand opening celebration for two joint venture locations in Knoxville, including a new 51-bed freestanding inpatient rehabilitation hospital and renovation of the existing rehabilitation facility at Covenant Health’s Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center near downtown Knoxville. The freestanding hospital, Patricia … Read More