EAT A BURGER AND HELP SAVE THE LIFE OF AN ANIMAL IN NEED

Considering the overpopulation of unwanted and homeless pets in East Tennessee, there is a great need for community members to support their local animal shelter. During the month of January, helping a homeless animal has never been easier.

GERDAU SHARES WARMTH WITH LONSDALE KIDS

In 2000, Gerdau took over operations of the Knoxville mill that has been part of the Lonsdale community for 110 years under various names and owners. That same year, the mill began the tradition of hosting the Mitten Tree event at Lonsdale Elementary School.

TENTH ANNUAL FASHION SHOW CELEBRATES WEIGHT LOST, HEALTH REGAINED

Foothills Weight Loss Specialists and the Blount Memorial Weight Management Center on Dec. 13 hosted the Tenth Annual Bariatric Fashion Show at the Airport Hilton in Alcoa to celebrate 10 years of successful bariatric surgeries, more than 155,000 pounds lost, and better lives for more than 1,600 patients.

CAN YOU ACHIEVE YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION? APP-solutely!

The start of a new year is around the corner and it’s the perfect time for a fresh start. Whether your New Year’s resolution is to lose weight, get better organized or save money, experts say making a daily effort will help you accomplish your goals over time, and your smartphone can serve as a handy tool to help you on your journey.

PILOT FLYING J DONATES $100,000 TO HONOR U.S. MILITARY VETERANS THROUGH WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA

This holiday season, hundreds of thousands of wreaths were placed on the tombstones and memorials of the nation’s fallen heroes thanks to Wreaths Across America (WAA). With the help of professional drivers and customers across the nation, Pilot Flying J was proud to contribute $100,000 to the WAA campaign to honor the men and women who gave their lives to defend our country.