UT hosts First Annual Fundraiser Auction to benefit HCCET


Fuad Reveiz, President of the Board of Directors of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of East Tennessee (HCCET) is proud to announce the First Annual Fundraiser Auction Event, hosted by the University of Tennessee. The Auction, which will take place on Friday October 14th, will begin at 6:00 p.m. at Thompson Boling Arena, Ray MearsContinue reading “UT hosts First Annual Fundraiser Auction to benefit HCCET”

Diagnosing and Treating Preeclampsia


 By James N. Martin, Jr, MD President, The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Up to seven percent of pregnant women will develop preeclampsia, a serious pregnancy-related condition that can affect the placenta, liver, kidneys, blood, brain, and other organs. It is a leading cause of maternal and infant sickness and death in the US.Continue reading “Diagnosing and Treating Preeclampsia”

Stay Safe in the Sun


By James N. Martin, Jr, MD President, The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Each year, more than two million Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer, the most common form of cancer in the US. While non-melanoma skin cancers—such as basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma—occur more frequently, melanoma is the most serious type.Continue reading “Stay Safe in the Sun”

Nashville Mayor officially start second term today


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Mayor Karl Dean will be sworn-in for his second term at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 23, at Public Square in front of the historic courthouse. The inauguration ceremony will also include the swearing-in of Vice-Mayor Diane Neighbors and the members of the Metro Council. The hour-long ceremony will include remarks fromContinue reading “Nashville Mayor officially start second term today”

Events @ the Palace Theater, Maryville


September 24: Special Consensus – Chicago Bluegrass Showtime 8:00 PM Tickets $13 in advance and $15 at the Door. Tickets are all Plus Tax. ///// September 30: Palace Theater’s September Downtown Maryville Art Walk—Art for Asperger’s LLC, students of Anne Winsauer’s 5:30 – 7:30pm at the Palace Theater. For more information call 865/966-1022 or emailContinue reading “Events @ the Palace Theater, Maryville”

Aviso importante para padres del condado Hamblen


The English version is at the bottom of the page. El Sistema Escolar del Condado de Hamblen ofrece educación especial y servicios relacionados a niños con incapacidades con edades de 3 a 21 años, que residan en el Condado de Hamblen. El niño debe cumplir con los estándares de elegibilidad establecidos por el Departamento deContinue reading “Aviso importante para padres del condado Hamblen”

GREAT PROSTATE CANCER CHALLENGE BRINGS DASH FOR DAD 5K TO KNOXVILLE


Knoxville, TN – Lace up your sneakers and join Tennessee Urology Associates, PLLC and ZERO – The Project to End Prostate Cancer for the DASH FOR DAD – Knoxville on Saturday, September 17. The 5K race is part of The Great Prostate Cancer Challenge, America’s premier men’s health event series, taking place in 27 citiesContinue reading “GREAT PROSTATE CANCER CHALLENGE BRINGS DASH FOR DAD 5K TO KNOXVILLE”

UT prepara enfermeras para desastres globales


KNOXVILLE — La Escuela de Enfermería de la Universidad de Tennessee prepara a enfermeras para trabajar en desastres mundiales brindando atención a las víctimas, manejando los recursos, la comunicación y la dirección de otras personas en el cuidado psicológico y el bienestar físico. La Escuela de Enfermería está aceptando solicitudes para su nuevo programa deContinue reading “UT prepara enfermeras para desastres globales”

Knoxville homes receive their first 2000 recycle bins


Recycle and win KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Las primeras 2000 viviendas vecinas de Knoxville recibieron un contenedor de articulos para reciclar. Con esta nueva iniciativa para aumentar la participacion y el enfoque de los recursos en la recoleccion de material reciclable la administracion de la ciudad espera pronto ver los buenos resultados pronosticados.

Centro Hispano de Knoxville ofrece consulta juridica gratuita


  GRATIS NO PIERDA LA OPORTUNIDAD DE CONSULTAR A UN ABOGADO GRATIS EL TERCER SÁBADO DE CADA MES PRÓXIMA CONSULTA 17 DE SEPTIEMBRE 9 AM – 12 MEDIODIA HAGA SU CITA LLAMANDO AL (865) 522.0052 SI NO LE CONTESTAN, DEJAR UN MENSAJE CON SU NOMBRE Y NÚMERO DE TELÉFONO

Rogero Campaign nearly doubles high month in August


KNOXVILLE, – – The Madeline Rogero campaign for Mayor of Knoxville raised over $77,000 in August, almost doubling its previous best fundraising month. The campaign received over 450 individual donations during the month, including over 200 during a late surge in the last 10 days. “I am very gratified by this wave of financial support, drivenContinue reading “Rogero Campaign nearly doubles high month in August”

Kroger adquiere tiendas Schnucks


  Memphis, Tenn. — Kroger ha adquirido las tiendas Schnucks de Memphis. La siguiente es un lista de las tiendas Schnucks que seran convertidas en Tiendas Kroger en Memphis y alrededores: 1761 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN1212 East Shelby Dr., Memphis, TN799 Truse Parkway, Memphis, TN576 South Perkins Rd., Memphis, TN7735 Farmington Blvd., Germantown, TN9025 USContinue reading “Kroger adquiere tiendas Schnucks”

Anuncio de recoleccion de basura


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — No habrá recoleccion de basura el lunes, 5 de septiembre en Knoxville por el feriado del Día del Trabajo. Waste Connections, el colector de basura de la ciudad reanudara la recoleccion de basura el martes, 6 de septiembre, para los vecindarios con recoleccion del dia Lunes sucesivamente hasta terminar  con las colecciones del viernes,Continue reading “Anuncio de recoleccion de basura”

FRIENDS OF KING FAMILY LIBRARY SEPTEMBER 15 MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT


SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. — The newly-formed group, Friends of the King Family Library, is pleased to announce a general members’ meeting in the Burchfield Room at the King Family Library, 408 High Street, Sevierville, on Thursday, September 15th at 7:00 p.m.  All current members, and those interested in membership, are welcome to attend. (Membership is freeContinue reading “FRIENDS OF KING FAMILY LIBRARY SEPTEMBER 15 MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT”

Knoxville conmemora el triste 11 de septiembre de 2001


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — El sonido de Gaiteros y el de caballos jalando un carro de bomberos antiguo encabezarán una procesión desde la Plaza del Mercado (Market Square) hasta el Monumento dedicado a Septiembre 11 en el jardín del edificio de gobierno de la Ciudad y del Condado como parte de las actividades en observancia delContinue reading “Knoxville conmemora el triste 11 de septiembre de 2001”