Thursday, May 30, 2024

‘Boutique’ owner brings style to Jamestown

JAMESTOWN – Allison Barta always had an interest in fashion, clothing and design – but it wasn’t until she moved to Fentress County that...

⊕Potter’s Ace CEO has competitive spirit

JAMESTOWN – Potter’s Ace Hardware started off with humble enough roots. Roots being the key word; the store, founded in 1946, first sold groceries. But...

Judah Akers: Lead vocalist and guitarist for Judah and the Lion

COOKEVILLE – A decade ago, Cookeville’s Judah Akers couldn’t play a guitar, but these days he’s making a career in music – songwriting, recording...

Keeping the Jamboree strumming along

SMITHVILLE – The music. It’s what Jack Barton – and most, to be sure – love about the Smithville Fiddlers’ Jamboree and Crafts Festival....

New director, new Craft Academy aim to expand Craft Center’s reach

SMITHVILLE – Woodworking, glassblowing and pots molded from clay. These are the everyday activities at the Tennessee Tech Appalachian Center for Craft, a Smithville...

Fentress County Chamber’s Leann Smith

Fentress County native Leann Smith is sure passionate about her hometown. A good thing, too, because it just so happens to be her day...