From her start as cafe administrator through her rise to executive director, One Acre Cafe has been Michelle Watts’ baby and its staff, volunteers and customers her very large, extended family.
Construction of an access road, a visitors center and the first picnic pavilions and campsites at Rocky Fork State Park are expected to begin by fall of 2019 and could potentially get underway as early at this summer.
One Acre Cafe’s annual Thanksgiving meal for the community this year will mark exactly five years since the first meal was served at the popular nonprofit cafe on West Walnut Street.
Speedway Children’s Charities is gearing up for its annual run of the Tri-Cities largest holiday light show and seasonal events to benefit children across Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
Johnia Berry had wrapped Christmas gifts for children she worked with at the ETSU Little Bucs care center the evening before she was stabbed to death by would be robber at her Knoxville apartment. Her family delivered the gifts to the children they were tagged for before Christmas arrived that year and every Christmas since then, the family has expanded on Johnia’s final act of kindness and caring for children.
Two weeks out from Thanksgiving, the rush in on to make sure thousands of area resident in need are included the national day of feasting.
Incumbent Alderman Kathy Bullen and Wanda Wilson Radford were the top vote getters in Tuesday’s five-candidate race for two seats on the Unicoi Board of Mayor and Alderman.
ERWIN — In the six-way race for three seats on the Erwin Board of Mayor and Alderman, incumbent Aldermen Mark Lafever and Gary Chandler, along with former alderman Michael Baker, came out on top in Tuesday’s voting.
Marcia Lovejoy was two years old when she was fitted with her first hearing aid. Her family was living in Alabama and her parents took her to a Birmingham school for the deaf children for the fitting.
Nearly 60 years old with grown children and several grandkids to boot, Teresa is once again dealing with all the challenges of parenting and infant.