News Brief: Ober GAtlinburg Closes
By Tyler BlOOMFIELD
February 24, 2017
This week in Knoxville, many events have happened, some good and some bad, and there are even some upcoming events that you and/or your family should try out.
Ober Gatlinburg closes ski resorts.
- With spring right around the corner and the temperature rising, Ober Gatlinburg has decided to close their skiing/snowboarding slopes until next season. However, the resort will continue to run their snow tubing and other activities such as mini-golf and ice skating.
University of Tennessee Coach Zach Azzanni Leaving Vols for NFL
- After an impressive 3 seasons with the Vols, Wide Receivers coach Zach Azzanni, leaves the Volunteers for the Chicago Bears, a professional team who has been struggling the past few seasons. The Vols will now be looking for a new coach to help the Vols rise to the expectations of the Fans and the SEC ( Southeastern Conference)
Gabriel Iglesias Cancels Show in Knoxville
- Comedian Gabriel Iglesias has canceled his show in Knoxville due to an issue with scheduling. The show was originally scheduled for February 26, 2017 but is no longer taking place. Ticket refunds can be redeemed from 10 am. - 5 pm. Monday through Friday at the Civic Coliseum Box Office.