Knoxville Today Washington Tomorrow

Hello loves, Well, they say a picture says a thousand words, but a sign says it all as well. On Saturday our very own Mayor Burchett announced he will be running for Congressman Duncan's Congressional seat. The announcement had around 250 to 300 normal people there. I’m not counting the typical politicians I’m talking about … Continue reading Knoxville Today Washington Tomorrow

Prank Calls or the Real Deal

Hello Loves Well Well Well, It looks like someone is polling about who you would vote for for Mayor…….. A phone call was received asking who would you vote for as Knox County's next mayor…. Bob Thomas, Glen Jacobs, Buddy Burkhardt or Brad Anders. I wonder who is behind this and is this once again … Continue reading Prank Calls or the Real Deal

A Horse Named Whisky and Don Ridings

Hello Loves,   Shrimp, cupcakes, beer, wine, a horse named Whisky and more was the sight of Don Ridings event, the Great American Shrimp Kickoff, last Saturday. With around 150 guests and around 60 people who bought tickets, but didn't show up it was a grand first fundraiser of the year for Ridings.   The … Continue reading A Horse Named Whisky and Don Ridings

What is the hold up?

Hello Loves, Word in Rocky Top is that there are many people pushing our wonderful mayor to run for governor of our great state.  So, why has he not announced he’s running yet? With numerous articles that have been written about him, many tweets with the hashtag draft Burchett and even a tweet from Susan … Continue reading What is the hold up?

Free Speech for Everyone? Update from Nashville…..

Hello Loves,   With the deadline fast approaching for bills to be introduced in the Tennessee legislature, proposed legislation is raining down on Nashville.  I heard about a particular piece of legislation called the “Milo Bill”.  The “Milo Bill” was inspired by events on the campus of the Berkeley campus of the University of California … Continue reading Free Speech for Everyone? Update from Nashville…..

Lunch with Senator Mark Norris

Hello Loves,   Vol Market 3 on Market had a great turn out for an event sponsored by Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett.  Burchett’s guest of honor was State Senator Mark Norris, a possible candidate for governor next year.  Norris is a thoughtful legislator and has served as Chairman of the Senate’s Judiciary Committee.  Currently, … Continue reading Lunch with Senator Mark Norris

Advertise Local

Hello Loves, Attention small business owners, are you looking for a new way to get the word out about your Business?? Well McCalla Around Knoxville can help, and I’m currently enrolling people to sponsor ads on my Blog. It’s an excellent way to get your name out there and get some business. Now is the … Continue reading Advertise Local