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Business profiles: Eric Gebhart strives to be picture perfect

Business profiles: Eric Gebhart strives to be picture perfect

Business, Lifestyle October 1, 2014 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

It is a bright sunny afternoon in Cades Cove. At the picturesque overlook on the back of the loop road, Eric Gebhart kneels to get just the right angle for a photo he is taking of a bride. The combination of bright sunlight and white dress makes it a hardRead More

Harvest Moon Pumpkin Patch celebrates one year anniversary

Business September 24, 2014 at 9:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Ever wish you could step into a time machine and go back to a simpler era where things run a bit slower, family and friends have time to sit on the porch and enjoy each other’s company? No longer do you have to wish it, as Chuck and Jenny StarrittRead More

Tennessee set to choose new attorney general

Business, News September 17, 2014 at 10:58 pm Comments are Disabled

By Zachary Toillion An unorthodox election for attorney general in Tennessee has now managed to make waves in the governor’s race as well. Gov. Bill Haslam has come under scrutiny for his handling of signing bills into law. A total of 79 different bills became law without the signature ofRead More

Fulton Bellows, LLC to expand in Knoxville

Fulton Bellows, LLC to expand in Knoxville

Business September 16, 2014 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Seamless Metal Bellows manufacturer to invest $3 million, create 27 new jobs By Katie Messer KNOXVILLE–Tennessee Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty along with Fulton Bellows, LLC officials announced recently the company will expand operations by relocating and integrating new equipment to its existing Knoxville, Tennessee facility. Fulton Bellows,Read More

Sugarlands Cellars issues black bear label to raise money for Appalachian bear rescue

Sugarlands Cellars issues black bear label to raise money for Appalachian bear rescue

Business September 10, 2014 at 12:40 am Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams Eagle Springs Winery and Sugarland Cellars plans to raise $10,000 to help the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the black bears that inhabit the park with the introduction of special edition wines.  The winery is partnering with local artists who are designing the labels for theRead More

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Martin Winterkorn, Volkswagen chairman, announced Monday the automaker’s decision to build its CrossBlue in Tennessee.

Governor Haslam announces Volkswagen Group to expand Chattanooga

Business July 24, 2014 at 6:10 am Comments are Disabled

FROM STAFF REPORTS CHATTANOOGA–Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Volkswagen Group of America officials announced today the company will expand its sole U.S. manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Volkswagen will add an additional manufacturing line and create the National Research & Development and Planning Center of Volkswagen Group of America. Volkswagen’sRead More