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Sherri Gardner Howell

Title: Publisher
Contact: 865-981-9102

Recent Work

  • MultiMedia Photo Gallery Published 02/14/2008 at 12:57 p.m.

    Around Town Sharing Blount County sometimes daunting task

  • Celebratory spirit Published 01/23/2008 at 5:57 p.m.

    Customers may never see what lies beneath Topside Wine & Spirits, but owners Darrell Tipton and Jarrod Cruze are sure they will appreciate the basement in a big way.

  • Food, fellowship, recipes highlight Chamber Open House Published 01/02/2008 at 11:21 a.m.

    There is seldom any shortage of good food at Blount County Chamber of Commerce gatherings. Usually, it’s catered in by Chamber business members.

  • SKIT production of ‘Annie’ is holiday success Published 12/28/2007 at 12:55 p.m.

    The audience may have left humming either “It’s a Hard-Knock Life” or “Tomorrow,” but whichever show stopping tune stuck in their heads, there was no doubt that “Annie” was a hit.

  • Sipping and shopping: Boyd Thomas celebrates opening with champagne reception Published 12/06/2007 at 10:17 a.m.

    Toasting a grand opening amidst the elegant and stylish offerings of Boyd Thomas Clothing was an event for all ages on Sunday, Dec. 2. Friends, family, patrons and the curious stopped by to take a look at the new store ...

  • Artistically serving Published 11/29/2007 at 4:38 p.m.

    It was a first-time effort, and it took helping hands to make the evening successful. But when all was said and done, The Art of Helping Children did help, in fund-raising for the children’s services programs at Helen Ross McNabb ...

  • Rally for Judge Young brings praise, emotions Published 11/29/2007 at 4:07 p.m.

    Blount County’s mayor was angry and emotional as he stood before a room of more than 160 citizens Tuesday night at the Blount County Public Library. He stood, he said, as a concerned citizen, saying he was not there as ...

  • Geeks are winners Published 11/08/2007 at 12:03 p.m.

    It was good to be geeky on Halloween. The Sales department of Personal Computer Systems, 1720 Topside Rd., got decked out in their geekiest costumes and put on the mantle of the nerds to participate in the company’s Halloween contest.

  • Ethic committee takes no action on conflict of interest agenda items Published 10/31/2007 at 12:59 p.m.

    There was no complaint filed, so no action was taken. The new Blount County Ethics Committee stuck to the rules they are still refining in a Monday night meeting, deciding to take no action on two items Chairman Wendy Pitts ...

  • Snip of ribbon opens gallery, begins dream Published 10/31/2007 at 11:53 a.m.

    The Blount County Chamber of Commerce brought the big gold scissors. A bright blue ribbon completed the scene as supporters, artists, friends and family of Fine Arts Blount cut the ribbon on Thursday, Oct. 25, on their new gallery at ...

  • A Home for Art Updated 10/22/2007 at 10:17 p.m.

    They have a home and a space to show off the talents of Blount County artists. This week, they want the public to join in the celebration.