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One of LongHorn’s signature dishes, lamb chops, is sure to be a popular choice once the restaurant opens Monday.

LongHorn opens doors Monday

Posted on April 12, 2014 at 10:38 pm

LongHorn Steakhouse in Morristown will open its doors to the Lakeway Area at 11 a.m. Monday, April 14. The restaurant is located at 2410 East Morris Blvd., on the site of College Square Mall. Managing Partner Chad Wurster, a LongHorn veteran of 13 years, will operate the new restaurant. The Morristown Area Chamber of Commerce will welcome LongHorn to the community with a ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m., prior to

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  • Little-box retailing: Subscription services offer new possibilities for consumers, major outlets

    Posted on April 12, 2014 at 7:01 pm

    Liz Cadman, who runs the review site My Subscription Addiction, sits at her desk stacked high with newly arrived boxes in Pittsburgh. Subscription box services, in which people pay to receive monthly product samples, have exploded in popularity. Hoping to spice up her cooking, Nancy Lorenz signed up last summer for Blue Apron, a weekly meal-planning service that delivers a box of ingredients to her home. She enjoyed the food

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  • HealthStar Foundation aids HC*EXCELL in Cradle Through Career Initiative

    Posted on April 5, 2014 at 10:15 pm

    The HealthStar Foundation in Morristown has committed $7,500 over three years to HC*EXCELL Education Matters: Cradle Through Career Initiative. The initiative is focusing on preparing Hamblen County children to be school ready; successfully transiting K-12 education; accessing and completing post-secondary education and workforce entry development; and broadening community commitment and investment in quality education. Funds will provide resources for Hamblen County Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library books and support activities, teacher

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  • Capital Bank undergoes staff, principle changes to better serve Lakeway Area

    Posted on March 29, 2014 at 6:55 pm

    Morristown Capital Bank branch managers and executives include from left, Hope Myers, Tim Coley, Sarah Palmer, Jennifer Schuchart, Patty Casteel, Mary Ruth Whetsel, David Self and Amanda Jordan.

    While its not entirely new to the community, Capital Bank’s three locations in Morristown have each recently undergone changes in staff and corporate principles to better serve its customers. Capital Bank was formed by Capital Bank Financial Corp which merged with former Lakeway Area occupant GreenBank in 2011. Bank communications manager Susie Winchell said Capital Bank was founded with the belief that it works for the individual customer and the

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  • More than a Car

    Posted on March 22, 2014 at 10:59 pm

    There were no major changes needed when Hudson Automotive purchased Honda Morristown in December 2013, but new General Manager Matt McGee felt it was important to bring day-to-day operations in line with the Holston philosophy. “Holston has been in business since the 1940s and their theme has been complete customer satisfaction,” McGee said. “It’s not just the car the customer buys, it’s the way in which they buy it. The

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  • Anchor Down: A luxury style of camping

    Posted on March 15, 2014 at 6:49 pm

    Anchor Down RV Resort in Dandridge offers a lakeside view by the fireplace. The resort also offers  Wi-Fi- access, a pool, cable TV access and more.

    A site unlike any other in the tourism market will open for business this week in Jefferson County. Anchor Down RV Resort in Dandridge, 1703 Highway 139, takes camping in style to a whole new destination in luxury. Sitting right on Douglas Lake, the resort is conveniently located near the Great Smoky Mountains attractions. The park is the brain child of owners Chad and Shannon Dixon. Chad had the land

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  • Strate Insurance Group to celebrate 35 years

    Posted on March 12, 2014 at 12:06 pm

    The Employee Benefits team at Strate Insurance Group Inc. — Teal Simpson, seated left, Tom Porter and Sherry Price, along with Lois Hannold, standing left, — and company president Tom Strate will honor all Strate customers during a March 13 open house.

    Strate Insurance Group Inc. will hold an open house celebrating its 35th Anniversary from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 13. All customers of Strate are welcome to join President Tom Strate and staff in the celebration. “We want to honor our customers for their trust, relationship and loyalty,” Strate said. “We couldn’t have built the business and supported the business for 35 years without our customers.” The celebration

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