Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Monday, October 20th, 11:33 pm
Election day is just two weeks from Tuesday and there is one topic that has been on the minds of many shoppers and liquor store owners. Eighty communities across the state will vote on whether to allow wine sales in grocery stores.
Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Monday, October 20th, 6:32 am
(WBIR) It was a bittersweet day in downtown Maryville on Sunday as a big tradition came to a close.
The Foothills Fall festival has been a staple of the fall season in East Tennessee for 15 years.
"A lady who comes here every year for her birthday, she's eighty years old this weekend. And we have people in their seventies and 80s waiting in line who have been coming here for more than ten years," Jane Groff, with the city of Maryville, said.
Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Sunday, October 19th, 8:49 am
Sunday is the last time the curtain will rise for the Foothills Fall Festival, and organizers are planning to go out with a bang.
Community relations manager Jane Groff said the city is looking to book a series of events in the future to help fill the void left behind by the festival, but they're not sure what that will be at this time.
Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Wednesday, October 15th, 2:24 pm
One person was sent to the hospital after suffering burns from a chemical fire at a Maryville business Wednesday morning, according to Blount County dispatch.
The incident happened at Kustom Glass Services on 401 Aluminum Avenue. Crews took the person to the University of Tennessee Medical Center. We don't have any information about the extent of the injuries.
Submitted by WBIR Web Staff on Tuesday, October 14th, 5:34 pm
(WBIR) Maryville College students are enjoying a new atmosphere and fresh taste at meal time this school year. The school's new dining hall on the ground floor of Pearsons Hall also includes a technology upgrade.
Digital screens and online menus offer information about healthy choices. The new food vendor is focusing on fresh, farm-to-table food.