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East Tennessee Zumba team reaches for top prize

East Tennessee Zumba team reaches for top prize

East Tennessee Zumba instructors know how to dance.

In fact, their original choreography landed them in the top ten in an international competition where they hope to bring home the top prize.

They call themselves the Hard Knox Crew: Shanie Marshall, Paulette Ray, Jen Celeste, Liz Harding, Kay Houser and Gabbie McConkey.

They are Zumba instructors mostly from East Tennessee.

"Get out & Play with Dr. Bob" at Tyson Park

"Get out & Play with Dr. Bob" at Tyson Park

(Information provided by Kathleen Gibi)

Residing near the University of Tennessee's campus in Downtown-West Knoxville, Tyson Park provides a wide array of recreational opportunities to Knoxvillians. Third Creek Greenway, which connects to Neyland and Bearden Greenways, is a popular place to run, walk, and bike.

50% off admission for two to Oakes Farm Corn Maze

50% off admission for two to Oakes Farm Corn Maze

 

Today DealChicken is offering a scary deal from Oakes Farm!  50% off admission for 2 to their crazy Corn Maze

Maize and maze go together like DealChicken and savings. So don’t shuck this opportunity to have a day of family fun getting lost, laughing and having a blast. The maze was professionally designed into an aerial work of art by Shawn Stolworthy of Maze Play to take well over an hour to navigate successfully. And if you are lucky enough to find your way out, then you can relax on a comfortable hayride.

50% off Swinging Bridge Adventure for 2 at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

50% off Swinging Bridge Adventure for 2 at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

Today Deal Chicken is offering 50% off Swinging Bridge Adventure for 2 at Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park in Sevierville!

This safe yet exhilarating activity will have you close to wildlife and one with nature as you cross the Bridge to Prosperity to a covered walking bridge, leading into the Lost Mine Falls trail and finally the Cliffhanger Swinging Bridge where you’ll peer 60 feet below into the pooling water from above the falls. This hour-long experience will leave you feeling alive and vibrant.

Vols hoops to make at least 25 TV appearances

Vols hoops to make at least 25 TV appearances

Television networks have chosen some of the Tennessee Vols games to broadcast for the upcoming season.

The Vols will now appear in at least 25 televised games, with 15 of those being national telecasts.

Here is more on the TV schedule from the University of Tennessee:

The tipoff times and television designations for several non-conference Tennessee men's basketball games have recently been set.

Second half strikes again; Vols lose to Gators at Neyland

Second half strikes again; Vols lose to Gators at Neyland

Right up until the second half Saturday night, the incredible momentum that energized Knoxville for the past week seemed like it might be enough to carry the Tennessee Volunteers to a victory against the Florida Gators for the first time in eight meetings.

The Vols were up 14-10 in front of a sell-out crowd of more than 102,000.

 

But then the 2nd half happened to a team that's had some memorable 2nd half meltdowns in the past few years.

Then the Gators scored 27 points.