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.
Q&A: Burton Mandrell, competing in the 2012 North American Collegiate Bridge Team Championships
Published 6/27/2012 at 12:01 p.m. 0 comments
University of Tennessee students Burton Mandrell, Jenny Dabbs, Alex Happ, and Tim Michaels make up one of four teams qualified for the 2012 North American Collegiate Bridge Team Championships July 14 in Philadelphia.
Q&A: Samuel McCahill, coach at the Westside YMCA Kinder Hoops
Published 6/20/2012 at 5:24 p.m. 0 comments
Samuel McCahill coaches the Westside YMCA Kinder Hoops program for 4-5-year-olds, girls and boys—and is also the Y’s district programming director.