Melinda O’Field, Knoxville Chamber of Commerce Office Coordinator says there are lots of great gifts available for Valentine’s Day right here in Knoxville. Or she says there are also many great restaurants in town to enjoy a meal at with that special someone. O’Field says shopping in Knoxville keeps the money in the community so we can help support the stores residents want and enjoy. Karen Eischen, Director of the Pella Chamber of Commerce echoed that message. She says with so many great shopping options in Pella, people don’t need to drive great distances for special gifts. Eischen says every dollar spent in the area promotes local businesses and is good for everyone.