Health

Loss and grieving

Health, Opinion September 10, 2014 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

By Ashley Bergman The world has lost another wonderful, entertaining and comedic spirit. Joan Rivers passed away after suffering cardiac arrest during a medical procedure. Many have been affected by this tragic event, especially Joan’s daughter Melissa who had to choose to pull Joan off life support. Our hearts goRead More

Water + Wellness event at Wilderness at the Smokies Resort in Sevierville

Entertainment, Health September 9, 2014 at 7:45 pm Comments are Disabled

Event to be held on Sunday, September 21. Opportunity for General Public to buy one-day tickets to waterpark Submitted With schools back in session, the Wilderness at the Smokies’ waterpark resort is offering a fun event on Sunday, September 21, that will offer a chance for non-resort guests to enjoyRead More

Loss and grieving

Health September 7, 2014 at 3:46 am Comments are Disabled

By Ashley Bergman The world has lost another wonderful, entertaining and comedic spirit. Joan Rivers passed away after suffering cardiac arrest during a medical procedure. Many have been affected by this tragic event, especially Joan’s daughter, Melissa, 46, who had to choose to pull Joan off life support. Our heartsRead More

Gov. Haslam to pursue Medicaid expansion

Health, Politics September 5, 2014 at 4:05 pm Comments are Disabled

By Zachary Toillion Governor Haslam surprised many political observers on Thursday when he announced plans to pursue Medicaid expansion in Tennessee. In the Affordable Care Act, known to many as “Obamacare”, states were originally required to expand Medicaid. In 2012, the US Supreme Court ruled the requirement unconstitutional, allowing statesRead More

Warning: Golf Can Be Addictive and Destructive

Warning: Golf Can Be Addictive and Destructive

Arts & Culture, Health, Lifestyle July 24, 2014 at 10:08 pm Comments are Disabled

By Jim Callicott I have a friend named Larry who has a house in Nashville but his home is on the golf course, any golf course. He habitually can be found on the green seven days a week, club in hand. Neither rain, nor sleet, nor snow nor darkness ofRead More

Rel Maples Unveils New Culinary Classes at Walter State

Rel Maples Unveils New Culinary Classes at Walter State

Health, Lifestyle July 24, 2014 at 4:47 am Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams Walters State’s Rel Maples Institute for Culinary Arts will offer classes in baking, Italian cooking, tailgating parties, fresh herbs, party planning, and food photography in the coming fall semester. These one-credit hour classes are open to everyone and for around $200, which includes a $50 ingredient fee.Read More