Exposing, transforming planet’s woes

Betsy PickleArts 865

Art adds to our lives in many ways. One of the most challenging is how it reflects life and makes us think more deeply about it.
That’s the value of the …

Count your many blessings

Betsy PickleArts 865

It’s Thanksgiving, the day Americans set aside to celebrate food, family and friendship for a few hours before racing to get the jump on Black Friday sales.
It wasn’t always that …

More treats than tricks coming our way

Betsy PickleArts 865

Trick or treat is the theme for all of October, so it seems, but in Knoxville, it looks like mostly treats this weekend and beyond.
OK, there is one bummer: Oct. …

Wave the flag with the KSO

Betsy PickleArts 865

Possibly the biggest – and loudest – concert of the year will be tonight’s free Knoxville Symphony Orchestra show at the Festival on the Fourth on the Performance Lawn at …