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Ancient Lore Village Now Open in South Knoxville

Ancient Lore Village Now Open in South Knoxville

Ancient Lore Village officially opens in South Knoxville. The fantasy world is located on a man-made ledge on the hillside of 7107 Sevierville Pike overlooking the Great Smoky Mountains. The 70-acre South Knoxville location has been billed as a themed event center and resort that features “luxury accommodations, miles of hiking trails, meeting and conference…MORE

Rae Burrell invited to USA Americup trials

Rae Burrell invited to USA Americup trials

Tennessee rising senior Rae Burrell is among 20 of the nation’s top collegiate players who have accepted invitations to attend the 2021 USA Basketball Women’s AmeriCup Team trials.MORE

New Harvest Farmer’s Market Ready to Kick-Off 2021 Season

New Harvest Farmer’s Market Ready to Kick-Off 2021 Season

The New Harvest Farmers’ Market kicks off its 2021 season on Thursday, April 22 at 3 p.m. (with safe-shopping protocols in place) featuring 15 small, locally-owned businesses and a new walking program. “Spring is here and I’m excited about the opening of the farmers’ market,” said Mayor Glenn Jacobs, who will kick off the annual…MORE

Governor Bill Lee Proposing $100 Million, Two Week Sales Tax Holiday on Restaurants, Bars and Groceries

Governor Bill Lee Proposing $100 Million, Two Week Sales Tax Holiday on Restaurants, Bars and Groceries

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee is proposing a $100 million, two-week sales tax holiday on restaurants, bars and groceries. Lawmakers have been presented a budget amendment to the Governor’s $42 billion spending plan. The proposal was fueled by better-than-expected revenues during the COVID-19 pandemic. When those sales tax holidays would occur has not yet been determined.…MORE

KPD Says Missing Teen is Found Safe

KPD Says Missing Teen is Found Safe

UPDATE: The Knoxville Police Department says 14-year-old Parker Mullinax has been found safe. The teen had been missing since last Thursday. ORIGINAL STORY:  The Knoxville Police Department is searching for a missing 14-year-old boy. Police say Parker Mullinax went missing from Bearden High School around 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 8. Parker could be in the…MORE

KPD Officer Injured in Officer-Involved Shooting is Recovering Following Surgery

KPD Officer Injured in Officer-Involved Shooting is Recovering Following Surgery

Officials with the Knoxville Police Department say the officer, Adam Willson, injured during an officer-involved shooting at Austin-East High School Monday is recovering following surgery. WVLT reporting Willson is “in good spirits and doing well after surgery.” Officer Adam Willson is a 20-year veteran of the police department currently serving as the School Resource Officer…MORE

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Phillip Fulmer Golf Classic

Phillip Fulmer Golf Classic

The Phillip Fulmer Golf Classic takes place Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at Avalon Golf & Country Club to benefit Boys & Girls Club of the Tennessee Valley.

Dogwood Arts Festival

Dogwood Arts Festival

Join us April 23-25 for the Dogwood Arts Festival at World’s Fair Park! Featuring 75 art vendors, live music, food vendors, and take-home art activities for kids. Reserve your ticket today!

Game On Against Cancer

Game On Against Cancer

Game On Against Cancer takes place June 25th, 2021 at The Wakefield Corporation. This benefit event features celebrity matches on a variety of home gaming equipment, a silent auction & more!