Meet the TEAM
Kim DuggerOwner / Publisher
Amy ArnoldOffice Manager
Ashley LawsonGraphic Design
Jon Bill ForresterGraphic Design
John HolderAdvertising Representative
Jerry & Teresa HangerCirculation
Andy RossBatteries Not Included
Andy Ross is a humorist with a strong passion for classic movies and music. He collects records and board games, and is running out of room for both.
Ken SilversPop Life
Ken is a graduate of East Tennessee State University, a former DJ and current employee of AT&T. He is a huge Batman fan and loves Dolly Parton and Cher.
Kathie ScalfTea Time with Appalachian Barbie
Kathie Scalf is a single, 30something lifestyle columnist chronicling her experiences as a lifelong resident of Appalachia. Currently splitting her time between the Tri-Cities and Nashville, she is a sales representative for a distributor of fine wines and spirits.
Leslie SallingLiving Your Best Life
Leslie Salling is a certified Health and Life Coach. She has been coaching for two years but has enjoyed fitness, health, and good nutrition ever since she did competitive gymnastics as a child.
Lauren StotskyShe Reads, Your Weekly Horoscope
Lauren is a senior undergraduate student at East Tennessee State University where she is majoring in English and minoring in Marketing and Psychology. She will be graduating in May 2020 with plans to continue her education by pursuing a graduate degree in English. Lauren got the wonderful opportunity to work an internship with Market Innovations and the Loafer earlier this summer, and she is now serving as the Loafer Magazine’s Editor with Market Innovations.