Protesters fire back at the Traditionalist Worker Party at the University of Tennessee

Protesters fired back at the Traditionalist Worker Party on the University of Tennessee's campus Saturday, letting them know they're not welcome."I'm here to stand for what I believe is right," said Genie, protester at UT. "I believe in being on the right side of history."


Ober Gatlinburg closes slopes for the season

Ober Gatlinburg announced that the ski and snowboard slopes are closed for the 2017-2018 season...


Sevier County to host 17th annual trade show

Businesses from Sevier County and surrounding areas will show off their trades at the 17th Annual Sevier County Hospitality Trade Show.The trade show will feature key information for business networking, insightful information on the latest industry technology and great deals from suppliers.The trade show is free and includes several educational sessions...


Knoxville man pleads guilty to $8.1M "Made in the USA" military scheme

A Knoxville man has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud in connection an $8.1 million marketing scheme.Vincent Ferguson, 66, became president and CEO of Wellco Enterprises, Inc., in 2006. At that time, Ferguson allegedly made plans to increase sales for the company and "aggressively pursue" sales to the government...


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    Sevier County attractions hiring ahead of summer tourism

    Ahead of a busy spring and summer tourism season in Sevier County, many attractions have already begun their seasonal hiring. Preparing for the heat of summer, Ripley's announced the company needs nearly 300 workers across their eight attractions...


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    At the Name of Jesus

    On the eighth day after His birth, the eternal Son of God, in accordance with the Law, would have been circumcised and given His name. The name He received was quite common. It is the same Hebrew name as “Joshua.” It means, “God saves.”No other name is spoken as often with such tenderness and devotion. The name itself has become a prayer. We are told that “whoever calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”..


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    Dizzying Geometric Pies and Tarts by Lauren Ko

    Lauren Ko brings mathematical precision to her baking, using elaborate intertwined patterns to form transfixing patterns to the top of her homemade pies and tarts. The Seattle-based amateur baker has been piecrafting for just a couple of years...

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Tech Bites

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    The Hollowing Middle of the Surveillance Malware Market

    Spare a moment to consider the FinFishers and Hacking Teams of the world, the forebears of a multi-million dollar market for government spyware. While their founders relished in their personas as spies-for-hire, behind the scenes they have always been startups running on thin margins with stiff competition. Increased costs, export regulations, security improvements, and the perils of belligerent clients will make their position increasingly untenable...