Florida Boy’s UT Design on Sale at The Vol Shop

A Florida boy who was bullied over his homemade University of Tennessee shirt now has fans of his own.

The school is now selling shirts featuring the boy’s hand-drawn design, which also has been painted onto the Rock, a longtime 97.5 ton campus landmark made of dolomite stone. The school’s VolShop website says a portion of sales proceeds will be donated to the STOMP Out Bullying nonprofit.

PREORDER HERE

The boy’s teacher shared his story on Facebook, noting that his excitement for his school’s college colors day turned to devastation after he was bullied at lunch last week. Her widely shared post led the school to send the boy a care package replete with heartfelt notes and Vols gear that he shared with his class.

Weather

  • Forecast
  • Currents
  • Planner

What's happening

Chocolatefest Knoxville

Chocolatefest Knoxville

Join us for Chocolatefest Knoxville at World’s Fair Exhibition Hall this Saturday, January 25th to benefit Knoxville’s Ronald McDonald House!

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon

This Saturday, January 25th is the annual Covenant Kids Run Kickoff at Zoo Knoxville! Admission to Zoo Knoxville on January 25th is free for each child who registers for the fun run and one accompanying guest. Additional guests get half-price admission to the zoo.

Game On Against Cancer

Game On Against Cancer

Get your game on! Join us for Game On Against Cancer benefiting Thompson Cancer Survival Center on March 6th, 2020.

Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show

Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show

The Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show will be held February 14th Р16th, 2020 at the Knoxville Convention Center in downtown Knoxville.

Knoxville Ice Bears

Knoxville Ice Bears

Join us on the rink this season to cheer on the Knoxville Ice Bears as they compete in the 2019-2020 season!