Live radio ahead from Pellissippi students

Lesli Bales-SherrodOur Town Teens, West Knox

Theatre companies across the country have had to get creative during the coronavirus pandemic, performing plays over video communication platforms or in open outdoor spaces.
But when brainstorming how Pellissippi State Community College could …

Big Ears gets new life with livestreamed concerts

Lesli Bales-SherrodArts 865, Our Town Teens

Pellissippi State Community College’s media technologies faculty and students are directing, filming, recording, photographing and engineering Sites & Sounds from Big Ears, a series of intimate concerts at the historic Bijou Theatre.
The initiative …

Girl Scouts launch fall sale

Lucy BranamOur Town Kids, Our Town Teens

Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachians has launched its fall products sale which will extend through Oct. 28. The sale features candy, nuts and magazines. It’s an awesome opportunity for …

Cooper gets academic honor

Julya JohnsonHalls, Our Town Teens

Allie Cooper, a senior at Christian Academy of Knoxville, has been named a National Merit semifinalist. The nationwide pool of semifinalists represents less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors …