Knoxville businessman Randy Boyd plans to use his new role as University of Tennessee interim president to continue the Drive the 55 initiative he launched in 2013 while serving as Gov. Bill Haslam's senior advisor on higher education.
Rachel joined The Daily Times in 2015, and is a currently a business writer. Email her with promotions, new hires and golden retirement information from your Blount County business as well as story ideas.
Businesses, schools and individuals across the state are encouraged to show their support for Alzheimer's awareness by donning the color purple on Friday for "Purple Out Day."