New Restaurant Announced for Former Bank Space

What happens when banks no longer need huge lobbies? If they’re located in a city as lucky as this one, they might get an exciting new restaurant. That’s what will happen later this year when David Rule of Maryville’s Walnut Kitchen opens his new concept at 625 Market Street in the elegant former lobby of […]

First Century Bank Brings Community (and Maybe 21st Century) Banking to Downtown Knoxville

First Century Bank is relatively new to downtown Knoxville, but it’s been around (officially) since 1899. President and CEO Rob Barger says they have records that indicate it was doing transactions even earlier. I’d noticed they moved into one of my favorite downtown buildings at 625 Market Street and when branch manager, Jeremy Loftis, contacted […]