Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 8:00pm

Welcome to Apollo Shores

Lake living at its best!

...serving the homeowners, neighbors and visitors of this beautiful corner of the world located on Watts Bar Lake near Spring City, Tennessee

Our Mission is Community!

We take pride in our neighborhood and strive to make Apollo Shores the best place to live, play and visit in this part of the south. Watts Bar Lake is known for fishing, boating and all-around fun. There are several restaurants and marinas in our vicinity that cater to both summer and year-round living. 

Calendar of Events

Next up:

2022 Events

Spring Work Day - Sat, March 26, 10:00 am

Community Yard Sales - Fri/Sat May 13 & 14

July 4th Golf Cart Parade & Picnic - 11:00 am (bring a dish)

Annual Meeting & Picnic - Sat, August 20, 11:00 am (bring a dish)

Fall Work Day & Betsy Henley Fish Fry - Sat, Oct. 15, 10:00 am 

Board Meetings:

Held the 2nd Thursday of

January, March, May, July, September and November 

2021-22 Board of Directors

John Sting, President

John and Sharon Sting built a new home in Apollo Shores in 2008 after spending time all over the US and even Saudi Arabia before retirement. He enjoys woodworking and travelling, but you'll often see him puttering in their garden.

John Kueck, 1st VP

John and his wife Louise bought their home on Caron Drive in the 1990's and have lived full time here for 10 years. Members of First Baptist in Spring City, they split time between NC and TN enjoying their four grandchildren.

Russ Roberson, 2nd VP

Russ has lived in TN since the 80's, though he lived as distant as Hawaii in culinary pursuits.  He met and married Kathryn in 1994 and went on to UTK law school. They have two grown sons and are adjusting to being empty-nesters.

Lori Birkel, Secretary

Lori enjoys boating, floating and fishing with her husband John. She likes to make t-shirts and wood signs with her Cricut, and loves to walk and play with their dog Duncan.  They became grandparents to little Rilynn this year!

Mary Short, Treasurer

Mary and her husband Dave moved to Apollo Shores in 2005, living in three different homes before building their forever home in 2014. Mary loves to cook, quilt and spoil their dogs. She also likes to find a good bargain.

Kathryn Atkins

Kathryn teaches several languages at Rhea County High School, and loves to travel. She and her husband Russ built a new house on Apollo Drive in 2019. They split time between homes in Knoxville and Apollo Shores.

Bonnie Boyd

Bonnie and her husband Rick moved here from  New England in 1997 along with their children. She enjoys candle making & sewing, and takes pride in their wonderful family. Bonnie looks forward to meeting her neighbors.

Rick Boyd

Rick is a home improvement contractor and has worked on many homes in Apollo Shores, including building a brand new one for himself and Bonnie. They both love the lake & the  outdoors and finally became full time residents this year. 

Tim Koons

Tim and his wife Beth Anne bought a home here in 2018, and have spent two summers enjoying lake-living and our quiet community. Tim is a professional land surveyor.  They live full time in Maryville but plan to retire here.

Leann McElhaney

Leeann's family has owned a lake lot on Caron Drive since the 1960's. She lives outside of Knoxville but enjoys spending time on the lake.

Information and Newsletters



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Elected Officials & Important Contacts

Marina Listing

The marina listing indicates the various services provided. This information is subject to change.


Click on a date below to download a PDF of our annual newsletter.

March 2021

March 2020

March 2019

March 2018

March 2017

March 2016


If you have any questions, issues or concerns please do not hesitate to contact us in person or by dropping us a line here.