The Christman Company forms ‘Hands on Education’ to welcome children to new school

Construction management and real estate development firm The Christman Company held a “Hands on Education” event that provided children from three local schools the chance to form an early connection to the soon-to-be constructed new elementary school in Hardin Valley. The Christman Company, which is building the new Northwest Sector Elementary School on Coward Mill Road, transported two steel beams … Read More

South College Atlanta’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program earns Full Approval by Georgia Board of Nursing

South College Atlanta has been granted Full Approval for its Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program by the Georgia Board of Nursing. The board cited the average score of the first three graduating cohorts on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN), as well as South College’s compliance with all rules and regulations, in its approval. “Upon thorough review by … Read More

KCDC celebrates presentation of $40 million grant with Western Heights community

Knoxville’s Community Development Corporation (KCDC) celebrated Friday the official presentation of a $40 million grant with federal, state, local and community representatives that will help wholly transform Western Heights and the surrounding neighborhood with enhanced access to housing, economic opportunity, transportation and youth development. Including the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Choice Neighborhoods grant, which was … Read More

The Christman Company opens Little Free Library in Lonsdale community

The Christman Company officially opened a Little Free Library for residents of the Lonsdale community to expand access to books, inspire readers of all ages and build community. Representatives of The Christman Company and Knoxville’s Community Development Corporation (KCDC) celebrated with a ribbon cutting on Sept. 22. “We know how important is to have books in the home,” said Marty … Read More

KCDC, Matter Health open wellness center for Northgate Terrace residents

Knoxville’s Community Development Corporation (KCDC) has partnered with Matter Health to provide high-quality, on-site primary care for residents at its Northgate Terrace property. The new wellness center, which is the third to open at a KCDC residential community, provides convenient access to physical and mental health and lifestyle support. It also includes a patient lounge, consultation and virtual health room, … Read More

KCDC earns $40 million HUD grant for Transforming Western initiative

Knoxville’s Community Development Corporation (KCDC) has earned a $40 million federal grant for Transforming Western, a comprehensive plan to transform Western Heights and the surrounding neighborhood that will include affordable housing and improved access to transportation, housing and economic stability. With the addition of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) grant, more than $220 million in … Read More

South College’s nurse anesthesia founding director earns induction as national fellow

Lois Stewart, the founding director of South College’s nurse anesthesia program, has been inducted as a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (FAANA). The honor for Stewart, who is now the director of the new Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Nurse Anesthesia program at South College, came at the recent Annual Congress of the American Association of Nurse … Read More

The Christman Company hires Thomas Mann as superintendent

Thomas Mann has joined The Christman Company as a superintendent in the construction management and real estate development firm’s office in Knoxville, Tennessee. “Tom’s years of experience as a superintendent are a welcome addition to the Christman team,” said Marty Gibbs, senior vice president and general manager for The Christman Company’s operations in Knoxville. Mann’s on-site project responsibilities include creating … Read More