Panther Creek State Park 50-site campground re-opens on June 30


Tennessee State Parks celebrated the grand re-opening of the Panther Creek State Park 50-site campground on June 30 with state and local officials. The campground received upgrades to 50 amp electrical service, site improvements and new bathhouses. Wi-Fi will be installed at the park in the near future.  The 1,435-acre park is located on theContinue reading “Panther Creek State Park 50-site campground re-opens on June 30”

WTCI HOSTS REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL PRIMARY DEBATE ON JULY 2, 2014


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – – WTCI-PBS and the Chattanooga Times Free Press will host a Republican primary Congressional debate for the citizens of the 3rd Congressional District.  Congressman Chuck Fleischmann and the Republican primary challenger, Weston Wamp, have agreed to participate in a debate on July 2nd, 2014 at the WTCI studio at 7540 Bonnyshire Drive.  DaveContinue reading “WTCI HOSTS REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL PRIMARY DEBATE ON JULY 2, 2014”

LEGENDARY BOXER OSCAR DE LA HOYA HONORED BY CALIFORNIA LAWMAKERS IN SACRAMENTO


Recognition follows De La Hoya’s recent induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame   SACRAMENTO, Calif.-June 26, 2014 – California Assembly Speaker Emeritus John A. Pérez and State Senator Kevin de León today honored Olympic gold medalist and 10-time world champion boxer Oscar De La Hoya for his many accomplishments in boxing and business, andContinue reading “LEGENDARY BOXER OSCAR DE LA HOYA HONORED BY CALIFORNIA LAWMAKERS IN SACRAMENTO”

KNOXVILLE – PUBLIC NOTICE – CLASSIFIEDS // AVISO PUBLICO – CLASIFICADOS


AVISO PÚBLICO: La Organización de Planificación del Transporte Regional Knoxville – Reunión del Comité Técnico, 8 de julio de 2014.   El Comité Técnico de la Organización de Planificación del Transporte Regional Knoxville (TPO) se reunirá el martes 8 de julio a las 9 horas, en el Salón denominado Small Assembly Room del edificio City/CountyContinue reading “KNOXVILLE – PUBLIC NOTICE – CLASSIFIEDS // AVISO PUBLICO – CLASIFICADOS”

Women’s Expo coming to Knoxville


Night Moon Productions, LLC presents the Knoxville Women’s Expo Saturday and Sunday, July 12th & 13th at the Knoxville Expo Center, 5441 Clinton Highway.   Southern Women Laugh, Southern Women Love, Southern Women Live!  Join us for the Knoxville Women’s Expo!  Two days of shopping, food, entertainment, contests and fun!     In addition toContinue reading “Women’s Expo coming to Knoxville”

OSCAR DE LA HOYA INDUCTED INTO INTERNATIONAL BOXING HALL OF FAME


(CANASTOTA, NY): Capping a legendary athletic career that included 10 titles at six different weight divisions; a gold medal and dozens of championship fights, International “Golden Boy” Oscar De La Hoya was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, NY. “Today marks an incredible personal achievement, but it is only the latestContinue reading “OSCAR DE LA HOYA INDUCTED INTO INTERNATIONAL BOXING HALL OF FAME”

Road Workers won $500,000 Settlement


17 Monroe County Road Workers Settle First Amendment Political Retaliation Lawsuit for $500,000Settlement Sends Important Message to Government Officials Throughout TennesseeJune 12, 2014 – Knoxville, TN – Today, seventeen road workers who brought a federal civil rights lawsuit against their former employers, Monroe County, Tennessee government and its Road Superintendent, Steve Teague, reached a $500,000Continue reading “Road Workers won $500,000 Settlement”

17 Monroe County Road Workers Settle First Amendment Political Retaliation Lawsuit for $500,000


17 Monroe County Road Workers Settle First Amendment Political Retaliation Lawsuit for $500,000Settlement Sends Important Message to Government Officials Throughout TennesseeJune 12, 2014 – Knoxville, TN – Today, seventeen road workers who brought a federal civil rights lawsuit against their former employers, Monroe County, Tennessee government and its Road Superintendent, Steve Teague, reached a $500,000Continue reading “17 Monroe County Road Workers Settle First Amendment Political Retaliation Lawsuit for $500,000”

Father’s day Buffet at TN parks


Tennessee State Parks’ restaurants will serve a buffet on Father’s Day, June 15.  Spend time with family and friends to celebrate dad’s big day and enjoy Tennessee’s natural wonders at one of eight state park restaurants serving a Father’s Day Buffet. Buffet selections and prices will vary, ranging from $14.95 to $17.95. Prices do notContinue reading “Father’s day Buffet at TN parks”

Summer Blast at Virginia College in Fountain City


Virginia College School of Business and Health in Knoxville will host Summer Blast for the community and former, current and prospective students on Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Attendees will enjoy activities while learning more about the educational opportunities available to Knoxville-area students at Virginia College School of Business andContinue reading “Summer Blast at Virginia College in Fountain City”

¿Se ha vacunado contra la neumonía?


¿Se ha vacunado contra la neumonía? Los expertos médicos recomiendan que las personas de 65 años o más deben vacunarse contra la neumonía cada cinco años debido a que la enfermedad es sumamente peligrosa en las personas mayores. Las personas de edad avanzada comprenden casi un 40 por ciento de más de los 1.1 millonesContinue reading “¿Se ha vacunado contra la neumonía?”

Servicios de emergencia salvan una vida


La siguiente es una carta de agradecimiento que recibimos de una lectora desde la ciudad de Knoxville, TN. Nuestra lectora narra un episodio de la vida que pocos desearían vivirlo. Su carta incluye un profundo agradecimeno a los servicios de emergencia que operan en Knoxville y al doctor cardiólogo, Clint Doiron quien hace dos añosContinue reading “Servicios de emergencia salvan una vida”

Junio empieza con muerte en Nashville


     El conductor muerto en un accidente de un solo vehículo del sábado a las 11 pm en la intersección de Whites Creek Pike y Morgan Road fue identificado como Raymond D. Barney, de 58 años, residente de Joelton, 15 millas al noreste de Nashville. La investigación preliminar muestra que Barney conducía su camioneta ChevroletContinue reading “Junio empieza con muerte en Nashville”