4:00 PM Aug 23, 2015
Pictured (from left) are Dollywood director of public relations Pete Owens, Dollywood Foundation president David Dotson, CTK Management’s Danny Nozell, Dolly Parton, Dolly Parton Productions president Ted Miller, The Dollywood Co. president Craig Ross, Webster PR’s Kirt Webster and Jeremy Westby.
PIGEON FORGE – Dolly Parton returned home last weekend to help raise money for her Imagination Library and although the performances were billed Dolly: Pure & Simple, in simple Dolly fashion she shined brighter than the stars in the sky.
2:00 PM Aug 23, 2015
Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce president Melanie Minter speaks during a recent Wilson ONE meeting.
Melanie Minter, president of the Lebanon/Wilson County Chamber of Commerce, spoke at the Aug. 6 Wilson ONE meeting. She encouraged the attendees to stop by the Chamber office to visit with her.
12:00 PM Aug 23, 2015
Paula and Frank Fox have transformed ‘FoxHaven’ into their retirement home on Tybee Island in Georgia.
Longtime Lebanon residents Paula and Frank Fox were busy and productive citizens all their years.
10:00 AM Aug 23, 2015
There‘s more than one way to skin a cat, or so they say. I can vouch for this having worked as a taxidermist in my younger days. I’ll allow you to absorb that information before I get right to the heart of something I want to pass along this week. Giving has taken on a whole new meaning in this day and age.
8:00 AM Aug 23, 2015
This week, we are going to discuss another type of bait we use to catch the bargains. The bait I am talking about we call “Internet printables.”
8:00 PM Aug 17, 2015
Many of you dads out there will be teaching your son or daughter how to drive this summer. Your child will be anxious to exercise what teens believe is their God-given right to commandeer 2,000 pounds of machinery and experience his new world in a whirlwind. You may be the single voice of reason between desire and reality as your son or daughter navigates the DMV maze and finally smiles for the usually unflattering driver’s license mug shot.
6:00 PM Aug 17, 2015
NASHVILLE – Due to popular demand, War Memorial Auditorium and A.C. Entertainment will present a second night of Modest Mouse on Oct. 14.
4:00 PM Aug 17, 2015
Pictured (from left) are CTK Management’s Danny Nozell, Opry Trust Fund President Steve Buchanan, Opry members Bill Anderson, Dolly Parton, Jeannie Seely, Opry Trust Fund board member Sally Williams and Webster Public Relations’ Kirt Webster.
NASHVILLE – Dolly Parton wowed two sold out crowds during her recent Ryman weekend residency, which helped raise money for both the Dustin Wells Foundation, W.O. Smith School of Music and the Opry Trust Fund.
12:00 PM Aug 17, 2015
Meet Wilson County's newest citizens.
10:00 AM Aug 17, 2015
For you sharp-eyed people who saw the contradiction in the headline of a column a few weeks back that was called “Head hopping not advised,” which then explained that while it wasn’t advised in the art of fiction writing but most certainly is useful in the bridge world, I’m sorry.
8:00 AM Aug 17, 2015
NASHVILLE – Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will return to host “Country Music’s Biggest Night” for the eighth consecutive year in 2015.
10:00 PM Aug 16, 2015
Each year, more than 100 teams spend weeks recruiting and fundraising for Sherry’s Run. This year, a special team will join their ranks, Kay’s Kancer Fighters. This team is special because of the captain who formed it and her passion for giving back.
8:00 PM Aug 16, 2015
Pigeon Forge, Tenn., will honor America’s military with its Veterans Homecoming Parade on Saturday, Aug. 29.
6:00 PM Aug 16, 2015
In October 1961, 13 first-grade African-American children became the first students in the fight for desegregation of Memphis City Schools.
2:00 PM Aug 16, 2015
Encore Theatre Co. will hold auditions for “Gin Rummy,” a truly laugh-producing play written by Gene Embry, directed by Sara Dhom and produced by Misty Embry.
10:00 AM Aug 16, 2015
Misunderstanding is an easy thing to do, and it’s so easy to be complacent about not ensuring that people know what it is you’re talking about. For example, for years I just knew that Creedence Clearwater Revival’s Bad Moon Rising contained the verse: “…there’s a bathroom on the right.” I think a lot of people made that mistake actually.
8:00 AM Aug 16, 2015
Many attempt the art of couponing but fail to reach their expectations. Why does this seem to be the case with so many who embark on the couponing adventure?