Vietnam veterans honor Eddie Mannis

Harold DuckettAround Town

The Vietnam Veterans of America, Capt. Bill Robinson Chapter of Knoxville, chapter no. 1078, presented Eddie Mannis, founder and president of Prestige Cleaners, with Honorary Lifetime Membership in VVA Tuesday …

Grassroots movement may save Halls Hospice

Shannon CareyHalls

Anyone who has had a loved one at the former St. Mary’s Residential Hospice in Halls will tell you there’s just something special about that place. It’s not just that …

Getting a head start for ‘Turandot’

Harold DuckettAround Town

With a gala concert to celebrate Knoxville Opera‘s 40th anniversary season on Oct. 27, instead of its usual fall opera production, KO is getting the chance to do something it …