50 years since Vince was queen

Chris WohlwendAnderson, Our Town Stories

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the University of Tennessee’s most lopsided homecoming queen competition, a contest that saw the winning candidate garner more than 2,500 votes while the …

Cars, cars, cars at Ray Varner Ford

Sandra ClarkAnderson, Halls

What is it about boys and cars?
The side lot at Ray Varner Ford was packed Saturday with cars, mostly Mustangs, and guys. There were old guys with gray beards, little …

Mavis Kohler: Proud of military service

Sandra ClarkAnderson, Obits

Mavis Vanderpool Kohler of Oak Ridge died peacefully Sunday morning, Sept. 6, at age 99. She was a proud veteran of World War II.
She was teaching school when Pearl Harbor …

Butterfly Festival goes virtual

Melanie StatenAnderson, Arts 865

The UT Arboretum Society’s fifth annual Butterfly Festival will be available online Saturday, Sept. 19. This year’s Butterfly Festival will be virtual so it will be a bit different, with …