UScellular rate plans are price protected through 2023

UScellular announced today that all its postpaid and prepaid plans are price protected through 2023. From now through at least December 31, 2023, UScellular has committed to not increase the price on customers’ rate plans, no matter what plan they are on. Customers don’t need to take any action for this to be in effect. “Our customers have enough on … Read More

The Christman Company adds Walker as project engineer

Aaron Walker has joined The Christman Company as a project engineer at the construction management and real estate development firm’s office in Knoxville, Tennessee. “Aaron has focused on pursuing advanced degrees in business and civil engineering,” said Marty Gibbs, senior vice president and general manager for The Christman Company’s operations in Knoxville. “He has a desire to offer clients innovative, … Read More

City, county, and state leaders hold first of its kind mental health workshop

Knoxville City Council, Knox County Commission, and members of the Knox County State Delegation are hosting a joint workshop on mental health on Monday, May 9th. Led by Knoxville Vice-Mayor Andrew Roberto, Knox County Commission Chairman Richie Beeler, and Senator Becky Duncan Massey, this first of its kind discussion brings legislative representatives from the city, county, and state together to … Read More

Pilot Company Honors Those Who Serve During Military Appreciation Month with Donation and Deals

In honor of Military Appreciation Month this May, veteran founded Pilot Company is donating $100,000 to Hire Heroes USA, an organization dedicated to providing job search assistance to current members of the military, veterans, and their spouses. Military members and their families will also be celebrated at the company’s travel centers across North America with special offers and freebies available … Read More

Ten tech gifts that mom will love for Mother’s Day

Everyone enjoys a thoughtful gift, especially when it’s for Mother’s Day for that special mom. According to a 2021 survey from the National Retail Federation, 83 percent of Americans’ Mother’s Day plans included buying a gift and while there are plenty of options to choose from, electronics and accessories have become a popular selection. Luckily, UScellular is here to make … Read More

Pivot Point Fine Art Gallery open and expanding collection in historic Emory Place

Pivot Point Fine Art Gallery is open to the public and expanding its collection of work. Located just north of downtown Knoxville at 15 Emory Place, the new retailer’s repertoire includes art by established and emerging talent from around the world. The variety of styles and materials are best experienced in person to ensure that art enthusiasts will find the … Read More

KSO to perform four community concerts across East Tennessee in May

The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will present a series of family-friendly community concerts this May, including a special performance in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the 1982 World’s Fair. “The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s mission is to reach East Tennessee audiences of all ages by providing excellence in musical performance,” says Mario Lopez, KSO Director of Education and Community Partnerships. “We … Read More

Highway Transport repeats as Responsible Care® Partner of the Year Award for outstanding safety

In back-to-back years and for the third time overall, Highway Transport has earned the Responsible Care® Partner of the Year Award, which the American Chemistry Council (ACC) presented during its Responsible Care® and Sustainability Conference in March. Responsible Care® is the chemical manufacturing industry’s environmental, health, safety and security performance initiative. The 2022 Partner of the Year Award recognizes ACC … Read More

The Trust Company of Tennessee hires Mead as relationship manager

The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Grace Mead as a relationship manager, based in the firm’s Knoxville office. Founded in 1987 and with offices in Chattanooga, Knoxville and the Tri-Cities, The Trust Company of Tennessee currently has more than $4.5 billion under management. The firm helps individuals, families, business owners and nonprofits make better financial decisions through wealth management, … Read More