Home » Entries posted by Jake Depew, Assistant Editor (Page 173)

Eagle Alum Leatherwood Joins Coaching Staff at Division III Hampden-Sydney

Eagle Alum Leatherwood Joins Coaching Staff at Division III Hampden-Sydney

Former Carson-Newman men’s basketball guard/point center Kevin Leatherwood (Charlottesville, Va.) will continue his hoops career by joining Dee Vick’s coaching staff as an assistant coach at Hampden-Sydney in Hampden-Sydney, Va. Leatherwood becomes the fourth men’s hoops graduate in the last two years to stay in basketball after graduation.  He joins Collin Crane – the basketball [...]

Farmers to Battle Hunger at Milan No-Till Field Day

Farmers to Battle Hunger at Milan No-Till Field Day

At the Milan No-Till Field Day, farmers learn management practices that will help them combat damaging weeds, insects and diseases.  They’ll also take on another problem in many Tennessee families and communities…hunger. For the second time, a tour stop titled “Farmers vs. Hunger” will be part of the field day program. It’s an opportunity for volunteers [...]

Enoch Post 73 in First Round of Open Championship

Enoch Post 73 in First Round of Open Championship

The first round of the 2014 Open Championship came to an end Thursday evening and former ETSU men’s golfer Rhys Enoch (Cornwall, England) finished with a 1-over-par 73 at Royal Liverpool Golf Club. Enoch, who was in the second-to-last group to tee off in round one, enters Friday’s second round in a tie for 66th [...]

All Saint’s Episcopal School Hosts ‘God’s Bounty’ Project

All Saint’s Episcopal School Hosts ‘God’s Bounty’ Project

On a hot Monday morning, members of All Saints’ Episcopal Church joined teachers and parents of All Saints’ Episcopal School in God’s Bounty Garden and Outdoor Classroom. The project: building raised planting beds for classroom use during the upcoming 14-15 School Year. Scheduled to work over the course of three days, organizers and volunteers alike [...]

Simple Prevention Steps for Skincare Problems

Simple Prevention Steps for Skincare Problems

Swimming and floating in the pool is great fun and healthy exercise, but it can play havoc with one’s skin. Chlorine is very harmful for the skin if not washed off with soap. It causes very crusty dryness and irritation, so a quick shower with just warm water will not be enough, remember the soapy [...]

Terry Goodkind’s ‘The Blood of the Fold’

Terry Goodkind’s ‘The Blood of the Fold’

This week I finally had the time to sit down and blast through a book that has been on my list for quite some time. Back in November, I reviewed the second entry in Terry Goodkind’s The Sword of Truth trilogy, so I am excited to finally get to book three: The Blood of the [...]

The Use of Nursery Rhymes

The Use of Nursery Rhymes

Nursery rhymes use predictable, repetitive language, which becomes a great tool for teaching toddlers and preschoolers. To use nursery rhymes as a teaching tool, you should remember these basic rules: – When a rhyme mentions a body part, touch, tickle, shake, and/or wiggle it. – When you see a picture of the word you are saying, [...]

When I Remember the Beach

When I remember the beach, I have so many memories stored away it is hard to separate them! I remember the year my husband fell asleep on the balcony while lying on his belly, resulting in burns on the bottom of his feet. We ice backed them and used vinegar, making him smell really weird [...]

Comptroller Appoints Dunn as New Public Information Officer

Comptroller Appoints Dunn as New Public Information Officer

Comptroller Justin P. Wilson has appointed John Dunn to serve as the Office’s Public Information Officer. In his new role, John will manage external communications efforts for the Comptroller’s Office.  He will serve as spokesperson for the agency working closely with media and other outside audiences in supporting the Comptroller’s communications needs.  “I am very [...]

Tusculum Basketball Offensive Skills Camp this Month

Tusculum Basketball Offensive Skills Camp this Month

The Tusculum College men’s basketball team will host its Offensive Skills and Shooting Camp, July 30-August 1 at Pioneer Arena on the Greeneville campus and will be conducted by Tusculum College basketball coaches and players.                                                                  The Offensive Skills & Shooting Camp (July 30-August 1) will be conducted 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily and is [...]

Roberts Continues Hot Streak in South Florida Collegiate League

Roberts Continues Hot Streak in South Florida Collegiate League

Carson-Newman third baseman Brandon Roberts (Davie, Fla.) has turned up the thermostat on his bat in the South Florida Collegiate League to torrid temperatures.  The rising junior is batting .404 for the South Florida Breakers in 47 at bats.  He has a trio of multi-hit games in his last seven outings.  Among those is a [...]

Crossroads Downtown Partnership Morristown Events, July 10 & 11, 2014

As part of grant awarded by the Tennessee Dept. of Economic and Community Development through their Three Star Program to the Morristown Area Chamber of Commerce, the Crossroads Downtown Partnership is holding several events this week of interest to Lakeway residents. The presenter is Ms. Brenda Sutton of Fogwood Foods. Ms. Sutton has made it [...]

Sevier County Blood Drive, July 10 & 18, 2014

Summer months are difficult for several businesses and the same is true for Medic Regional Blood Center, the community blood provider.   According to Medic, the organization struggles to reach the daily quota of donors necessary to adequately supply local hospitals.   “Families are busier than usual with kids out of school and planning vacations; however, there’s [...]

Jefferson County Blood Drive, July 15, 2014

Summer months are difficult for several businesses and the same is true for Medic Regional Blood Center, the community blood provider.   According to Medic, the organization struggles to reach the daily quota of donors necessary to adequately supply local hospitals.   “Families are busier than usual with kids out of school and planning vacations; however, there’s [...]

ETSU Plans Second Annual Football Coaching Clinic

ETSU Plans Second Annual Football Coaching Clinic

The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Monday that it will host the second annual Carl Torbush/ETSU Football Coaching Clinic presented by Appalachian Orthopaedic Associates on Saturday, July 19th inside the Martha Culp Auditorium on the ETSU campus.  The clinic, which will run from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., will feature Torbush [...]

Three Pioneers Named to WGCA All-America Scholar Team

Three Pioneers Named to WGCA All-America Scholar Team

Tusculum College women’s golfers Sara Howard, Calley Lawson and Alec Cunningham have been named to the 2013-2014 Women’s Golf Coaches Association Division II All-American Scholar Team. Criteria for the WGCA All-America Scholar Team include: having a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.50 and have participated in 50 percent of the team’s competitive rounds. The [...]