Dan Collins finds a home in Halls

Sandra ClarkFeature, Halls

Dan Collins is celebrating his one-year anniversary with Halls Service Center Tire Pros. After working with the late Alvin Frye for 23 years, he says he doesn’t miss pumping gas …

Rotarians clean the stream

Tom KingFarragut, Feature

Community service is a major priority for the Rotary Club of Farragut and on a beautiful Saturday this past weekend a team of 12 from the club performed just such …

‘Ask for Tim’

Shannon CareyFeature, Halls

Let’s skip to the end of Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett’s speech to the Halls Business and Professional Association last Tuesday.
“If you need anything, 215-2005. Ask for Tim,” he said.
I’ve …

Project GRAD honors 99

Sandra ClarkFeature, Inside 640

As Project GRAD battles for life in the upcoming school system budget, leaders and donors honored this year’s 99 graduates in ceremonies April 22 at the Knoxville Convention Center.
Project GRAD …

Pruitt spanks absent fans

Marvin WestFeature, westwords

We can help you, Coach, if you’ll just let us know when the fuse is short.
If we had guessed how strongly you felt, we could have saved you from yourself …

‘Corteo’ puts the ‘fun’ in ‘funeral’

Betsy PickleArts 865, Feature

Cirque du Soleil’s “Corteo” is spinning audiences into a frenzy at Knoxville’s Thompson-Boling Arena.
“Corteo,” which is Italian for “cortege,” builds its feats of athletic wizardry and comical scenarios around an …