Business

Kobus opens BK Lash & Skin Boutique in T-Creek

Beverly Kobus
When Beverly Kobus had a lash lifting, she fell in love with the process so much she went into business for herself.

A licensed esthetician and master lash stylist, Kobus opened BK Lash & Skin Boutique in Sola Salon Studios in early October.

Farragut West Knox Chamber of Commerce officially will welcome BK Lash & Skin Boutique to the Farragut area with a ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 19, at 11324 Parkside Drive, Turkey Creek.

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Ricki’s helps local furry friends

Sara Clark, Ricki’s Pet Depot groomer, frequently donates her own time to help care for animals. She adopted her own rescue dog, Tennessee at the store earlier this year.
Kevin and Ricki Human have not been in business long, but their efforts already are making a difference in the community.

The couple, owners of Ricki’s Pet Depot in the Village Green shopping center, have helped facilitate the adoption of more than 70 cats since opening earlier this year.

They have partnered with Loudon County Animal Shelter to find homes for felines, and have upwards of a dozen of the animals at the front of the shop at any given time.

“We are hoping to break [the] 100 [mark] by the end of the year,” said Kevin Human,

whose friendship with April Kennedy of Loudon County Animal Shelter started when he worked at Tractor Supply in Lenoir City.

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When to begin drawing Social Security?

New farragutpress business columnist Yvonne Marsh is a certified financial planner and certified public accountant specializing in personal financial planning focusing on life transitions – including retirement, widowhood and

divorce — at Marsh Wealth Management in West Knox County. She is a member of Financial Planning Association for CFP® professionals. Her columns will appear monthly.

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