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 […]

Downtown News, Fun and Giveaways

There has been so much going on downtown recently, that an article a day just doesn’t get it all in. I’m going to cover a lot of ground in this article and each item won’t necessarily have a lot to do with the other, so hang on and we’ll try to take it all in […]

Marc Nelson Denim Retail Store to Open Saturday

To get there you have to go out Jackson Avenue under the James White overpass. Warehouses come into view. Take a left onto Humes and it bends around to become East Depot. It’s gritty and urban and has the feel of manufacturing district. And it is. But it’s more. You realize Knoxville Opera is on […]