Marcus Hall Discusses His Rise, Fall and Return to Marc Nelson Denim

It’s been an emotional journey for Marcus Hall. After a run as the poster-boy for Knoxville success, filled with charm, good looks and a seemingly thriving business, all while being hailed for bringing denim manufacturing back to Knoxville, his arrest shocked the community. His prison sentence shocked him and forced him to confront his entire […]

Possibilities for the East Jackson/Depot Neighborhood

Ed. Note: Today Just John turns his attention to the east along Jackson Avenue and side streets. A couple of notes: First, the Jackson Avenue Corridor plan, which will bring improvements to this area in the near term, may address some of the problems mentioned in this post, however, most of what is included in […]