Fuel up for United Way during Pilot Pumpers Oct. 14-16

Local celebrities to greet Pilot customers during three-day event For three days, all it takes to help the Knoxville community is to fill up your gas tank, enjoy a coffee or grab a snack. Visit any Knox County Pilot Convenience Store during Pilot Celebrity Pumpers from Oct. 14-16, and Pilot will donate a portion of the proceeds to the United … Read More

Community invited to free energy and water saving workshop

KUB will host a free energy and water saving workshop that is open to the public on Tuesday, Oct. 29. The hour-long workshop features demonstrations of steps customers can take to reduce electric and water usage and impact monthly utility bills. Each attendee that completes the workshop will receive a kit with materials to aid in utility efficiency. The kit … Read More

Painted, playable pianos make public debut in Downtown Knoxville

The Piano Project of Knoxville, a public art and music initiative featuring painted and playable pianos, officially launched Oct. 10 in downtown Knoxville. The reveal of Knoxville’s first-ever painted pianos took place on the Market Square stage at Bill Lyons Pavilion. The Piano Project of Knoxville was founded by jazz pianist Brian Clay, and the launch is sponsored by the … Read More

Fashion at your fingertips

U.S. Cellular Offers Smartphone Tips to Share Your Unique Style, Follow Your Favorite Trends and Find Fashion Deals Consumers often lack the time or access to peruse retail shops in person and instead choose to keep up with fashion trends and shop from the palm of their hand on a smartphone or tablet. For those who own a smartphone, these … Read More

Hillcrest Healthcare employees earn regional Grace Healthcare Awards

Four Hillcrest Healthcare employees have won 2019 Grace Healthcare Awards for excellent and compassionate care. The four employees include: Ruth Giacometti, Business Office Manager of the Year Jerry Hensley, Employee of the Year Abdoulie Jallow, Employee of the Year Susette Williamson, Administrator of the Year Hillcrest Healthcare operates three skilled nursing, rehabilitation and long-term care facilities in Knoxville with 560 … Read More

UT Extension’s Healthy Families, Healthy Communities’ website earns national recognition

The recently launched website for UT Extension’s Healthy Families, Healthy Communities has earned three awards from the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS), including first place honors in Tennessee and second place nationwide. The website, located at https://healthyfamilies.tennessee.edu/, won in the category of Communications Internet Education Technology with first place in Tennessee, second place in the Southern … Read More

The Christman Company earns Excellence in Construction award for UT Student Union

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Greater Tennessee has honored The Christman Company with an Excellence in Construction award for the University of Tennessee Student Union in Knoxville. The Christman Company was presented a Merit Award in the category of mega-projects over $150 million at the 24th annual Excellence in Construction Awards on Sept. 26 in Nashville. “This is our … Read More

Summit Express Clinics expand hours to 8 a.m-8 p.m. daily to serve urgent care needs of Knoxville area

Summit Express Clinics now are open every day from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. to serve the urgent care and walk-in medical needs of the Knoxville area. Operated by Summit Medical Group, East Tennessee’s largest primary care organization, Summit Express Clinics provide timely health services and treat acute illnesses and injuries for patients age 2 and older at four locations: Farragut, Bearden, … Read More

Pilot Flying J invites guests to celebrate Coffee Day with free coffee

Celebrate National Coffee Day on Sept. 29 with a free cup of the “best coffee on the interstate” from Pilot Flying J. Guests who download or open the Pilot Flying J app on Sept. 29 will find an exclusive offer to redeem one free hot or iced coffee. First-time users receive an additional free drink of their choice when downloading … Read More