Local News

Candidates for County Trustee and Hamblen County Sheriff took about five minutes each Monday night during the Hamblen County’s Republican Women meeting to explain why they should be elected.

An East Tennessee-to-New Jersey firearms pipeline allegedly managed by a violent felon sprung a leak Monday when a Cocke County man indicated he’ll admit to promoting gun use in the Garden State through firearm purchases in Newport, Morristown and Sevierville, according to court documents.

Local Sports

LUBBOCK, Texas — Walters State sophomore guard Gazmyne Herndon had her best game in a Lady Senator uniform Monday night in the opening round of the NJCAA Women’s Division I National Championships held at Lubbock Christian University’s Rip Griffin Center, and in turn, she led her team to yet …

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Briana Smith pulled up with two seconds left on the clock to fire off a contested three with the chance to tie the game. While heaves like Smith’s found a home so many times during the weekend’s March Madness action, for No. 6-ranked Carson-Newman it was not to be. The sh…


Bill and Frances Creech celebrated 50 years of marriage on Monday, March 5, 2018.

Larry and Rosa Moore celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, March 2, 2018.

Paris and Bonnie Delph are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary.


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Michelin Tires and Porter’s Tire Store are proud to be hosting the “2nd Annual Evening Of Bluegrass,” a bluegrass and gospel concert to benefit Kingswood Home for Children.


Ralph Elkins, 53, of Morristown, passed away Friday, March 16,…

Ernest John Hickle, 73, of New Market, passed away on March 17…

Arts & Entertainment

The Lincoln Memorial University Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dr. James McAllister, assistant professor of music, will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m.Thursday, March 8, in the Sam and Sue Mars Performing Arts Center in the Duke Hall of Citizenship.