RAM gets ready to ramble

Beth KinnaneGet Up & Go

Remote Area Medical (RAM) is gearing up to go back on the road. The COVID-19 pandemic sidelined 24 of RAM’s 2020 clinics that offer free medical, dental and vision care …

Return of the Natives

Beth KinnaneGet Up & Go, Inside 640

Tucked in the back of the Knoxville Botanical Gardens on Wimpole Avenue in East Knoxville are rows upon rows of plants waiting to find new homes.
There you will find wild …

Hillcrest thanks employees with incentive pay

Diana FisherGet Up & Go

Hundreds of employees across Hillcrest Healthcare’s three Knoxville communities have received incentive payments totaling more than $250,000 for their commitment and efforts during the ongoing pandemic.
Hillcrest Healthcare’s leadership and board …

Volunteers keep Karns garden in bloom

Sandra ClarkGet Up & Go, Karns

Update: “Three of us worked in the garden today (6/26) and it is looking better every time. Jackie Williams purchased stones for the walkway and placed them this morning.  Looks very …