Q&A: De Wayne Kirchner, former Broadway costume designer and now owner of Designs by De Wayne
Published 10/3/2012 at 11:44 a.m. 0 comments
De Wayne Kirchner, whose resume includes Dollywood and Broadway—particularly Radio City Music Hall—recently opened Designs by De Wayne costume shop at 741 N. Broadway.
The Weekly Plan-It: Oct. 4-Oct. 10
Published 10/3/2012 at 11:29 a.m. 0 comments
Highlights of the week ahead: Oct.4-Oct. 10
Q&A: Heather Donahue, winner of the amateur category at Cupcakes in the Park
Published 9/26/2012 at 11:28 a.m. 0 comments
Heather Donahue’s orange creamsicle cupcake won the amateur category at Knoxville’s first cupcake festival Sept. 22: Cupcakes in the Park, which raised funds for Child & Family Tennessee and the Kent C. Withers Family Crisis Center.
Q&A: Cameron Broyles, a Demonstrator of “Highland heavy athletics” at the 6th Dandridge Scots-Irish Music Festival
Published 9/19/2012 at 10:19 a.m. 0 comments
Ranked 64th by the North American Scottish Games Athletics in 2011 among Class B amateurs, Cameron Broyles will demonstrate his prowess at the 6th Dandridge Scots-Irish Music Festival on Saturday, Sept. 29.
Q&A: Taylor Ramsey, Winner of the Jr. Fairest of the Fair pageant at the Tennessee Valley Fair
Published 9/12/2012 at 11:24 a.m. 0 comments
A student at South-Doyle High School, Taylor Ramsey, 14, won the Jr. Fairest of the Fair pageant at the Tennessee Valley Fair.
Q&A: Dustin Moore, Manager and Driver for Tennessee Party Bike
Published 9/5/2012 at 9:27 a.m. 1 comment
Dustin Moore is manager and driver for Tennessee Party Bike, a 15-passenger pedal-powered vehicle that offers group excursions in Pigeon Forge and is working to expand into Gatlinburg and Knoxville.
Q&A: Sherry Hunter, a Community Liaison for Little T Squares Dance Club
Published 8/29/2012 at 11:22 a.m. 0 comments
As community liaison for Little T Squares Dance Club in Lenoir City, Sherry Hunter invites all to a Sept. 4 free preview of classes that will start the following week, held each Tuesday.
Q&A: Tonya Jelf, Organizer of the Alive After 35 Knoxville Meetup Group
Published 8/22/2012 at 10:32 a.m. 1 comment
Tonya Jelf is the organizer and “hyper motivator” of the Alive After 35 Knoxville Meetup group, which celebrated its one-year anniversary in July.
Q&A: Peg Beute, a senior naturalist at Ijams Nature Center and an organizer of its Cicada Festival
Published 8/15/2012 at 12:13 p.m. 0 comments
A senior naturalist at Ijams Nature Center, Peg Beute will be one of the leaders at its Cicada Festival family program Saturday, Aug. 25.
Q&A: Paul Attea, a bike mechanic for the Knox Bike Collective
Published 8/8/2012 at 11:35 a.m. 0 comments
Paul Attea is one of a handful of dedicated mechanics for the Knox Bike Collective (also known as the Knox Bike Co-op), and a lead on its search for a permanent new workspace for fixing bikes to sell and donate.
Q&A: Candice Lawton, co-founder and vice president of UT’s Project V.E.G.G.I.E
Published 8/1/2012 at 11:16 a.m. 0 comments
Candice Lawton is co-founder and vice president of the University of Tennessee’s Project V.E.G.G.I.E (Vols Educating about Growing Gardens and Inspiring Environmentalism), centered around a community garden on campus.
Q&A: Greg Mason, vintage toy “picker” and contestant on 'Picked Off'
Published 7/25/2012 at 12:23 p.m. 0 comments
A vintage toy “picker,” GregMason will appear on the Aug. 1 episode of Picked Off on the History Channel. His teammate is his brother Jim, a comic collector. The two will compete in elimination challenges.
Q&A: Strength and Conditioning Specialist Mary C. Weaver
Published 7/18/2012 at 4:19 p.m. 1 comment
An NSCA-certified strength and conditioning specialist, Weaver completed a series of teleseminars July 14 on weight loss secrets for women over 40—the replay is available free to the public.
Q&A: Belinda Carter Hammond, director of the South High School Alumni Chorus
Published 7/11/2012 at 1:30 p.m. 0 comments
Belinda Carter Hammond will direct and accompany the South High School Alumni Chorus in its debut Sunday, July 22 with a concert to honor retired choir director Harold Mays.
Q & A: Brianna Rader, College and Haslam Scholar at the University of Tennessee
Published 7/3/2012 at 3:15 p.m. 0 comments
A College and Haslam Scholar at the University of Tennessee, Brianna Rader will talk about medical humanities for medical students Wednesday, July 11, at 4 p.m. at the Preston Medical Library.