Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

May 16 – May 22, 2014

May 16 – May 22, 2014

May 2, 2014 – May 8, 2014

April 25, 2014 – May 2, 2014

       

Facebook saves girl’s sight

Tennessee mother of two Tara Taylor may have very well saved the vision of her 3-year-old daughter simply by posting her photo on Facebook. That’s where two observant friends saw the picture and noticed a strange glow in little Rylee’s left eye, prompting the eye exam that revealed she had Coats disease, a rare retinal […]

First-Ever Documentary on Medal of Honor History Premieres

The Knoxville Medal of Honor Convention Committee Unveils its Legacy Project   KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (April 1, 2014): The first documentary on the history of the Medal of Honor premiered in Washington, D.C. last week and Knoxville, Tenn. yesterday at a sold out showing setting the stage for the city’s role in this year’s Medal of […]

King Purnell Joins United Community Bank as Regional President of Tennessee

 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – (March 10, 2014) – United Community Bank is pleased to welcome King Purnell as Regional President of Tennessee. In his new role, Purnell will be responsible for overseeing the operations of the bank’s nine offices located throughout eastern Tennessee, which includes branches in Cleveland, Farragut and Knoxville. “It is an absolute honor […]

California students not allowed to wear American flag shirts

A federal court ruled Thursday, February 27,  that a northern California high school did not violate the constitutional rights of its students when school officials made them turn their American flag T-shirts inside out on Cinco de Mayo or be sent home due to fears of racial violence. The three-judge panel unanimously decided the officials’ […]

_gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();