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Gatlinburg named top romantic destination

Gatlinburg named top romantic destination

Local News March 2, 2015 at 2:14 pm 0 comments

Wedding capital of the South   By Marci Claude   Gatlinburg has once again been recognized on a list of top travel destinations. The city was recently named by TripAdvisor as one of the top “16 Romantic Destinations with Vacation Rentals.” Gatlinburg was named along with top worldwide destinations Chicago,Read More

Tennessee Tourism announces new expansions

Tennessee Tourism announces new expansions

Local News, State News March 2, 2015 at 1:53 pm 0 comments

NASHVILLE (press release)—Tennessee’s thriving tourism industry continues to expand in the New Year, with highly anticipated grand openings, milestone anniversaries and expansions happening throughout the state. The new and improved tourism assets will contribute to the state’s tourism momentum helping to strengthen the brand promise to provide vacation experiences thatRead More

Old Crow Medicine Show headlines Bristol Motor Speedway

Old Crow Medicine Show headlines Bristol Motor Speedway

Entertainment March 1, 2015 at 10:11 pm 0 comments

By Amanda Stravinsky   Hot off collecting their second Grammy, Old Crow Medicine Show will play the AutoTrader Pre-Race Concert for race fans during Food City 500 April 19 at Bristol Motor Speedway, the World’s Fastest Half-Mile. The talented artists are best known for “Wagon Wheel,” a co-creation of sortsRead More

UT-VMC emergency room tails: The Long Walk Home

UT-VMC emergency room tails: The Long Walk Home

Tails from the ER March 1, 2015 at 9:22 pm 0 comments

By Dr. Amanda Rainey The rain was coming down in sheets as the next emergency case arrived at the front desk. It was an elderly Labrador retriever that the owners reported was unable to walk.  They had let him out in the backyard that morning like usual but he neverRead More

Tennessee Star Journal staff writer to host book signing at SCPLS King Family Library

Tennessee Star Journal staff writer to host book signing at SCPLS King Family Library

Local News December 3, 2014 at 1:14 pm 2 comments

SEVIERVILLE (press release)—Tennessee Star Journal staff writer Michael L. Williams is the author of “Great Kids in History” and “Famous Kids in History.” “Great Kids in History” is a collection of 22 stories about amazing kids accomplishing fabulous feats throughout history. Michael’s sequel, “Famous Kids in History,” is a collectionRead More

Business profile: newspaper man, Mike Gullion

Business profile: newspaper man, Mike Gullion

Business October 21, 2014 at 4:27 pm 0 comments

Note to reader: when I agreed to do this business profile column for the Tennessee Star Journal, I advised the owner that it was important to do a profile on him at some point. When I finally asked him for the interview, he leaned back in his chair, put hisRead More