Doing Disney, then and now

Shannon CareyFeature, Get Up & Go

My mom is not a big traveler.
Christa Bryant likes to watch the birds while she sips coffee on her back porch. She doesn’t like crowds or commercialism, and a trip …

What’s next for Brandon Bruce?

Shannon CareyFeature, Our Town Leaders

Entrepreneur and philanthropist Brandon Bruce loves local business. In fact, he loves startups of any kind, along with the commitment and hustle it takes to make a new opportunity successful. …

Women’s League donates $11K to area schools

Shannon CareyFeature, Halls

Following a successful fund-raising golf tournament, the Halls Crossroads Women’s League has donated $11,500 to three community schools: Adrian Burnett Elementary, Halls Middle and Halls High. The three schools serve …

Banner year for Halls High Band

Shannon CareyFeature, Halls

There are more participants in Halls High School Marching Band than ever this year. A total of 137 students, up from 113 last year, took the field at halftime and …

Knox arts weekend revs up for Halloween

Shannon CareyArts 865, Feature

All signs point to spooky this weekend in the Knoxville arts scene in the run-up to Halloween, admittedly one of my personal favorite holidays. While you consider your costume and …