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Saturday Night’s For Serenity

Posted on March 6, 2015 at 8:29 am

Friend’s of Hospice Serenity House, a non-profit organization located on Lincoln Avenue on the west end of Morristown, hosted the second annual Honor Their Journey gala at Rose Center on February 28. At this venue, several guests dined upon delicacies provided by Rothchild of Knoxville, and Simply Devine Cakes, both bringing several delicious platters to every table, from chicken stuffed with spinach and vegetables to small, precise cheesecakes with chocolate

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  • Volunteer Firefighter Alliance partners with State Fire Marshal to provide home smoke alarm installations to Hamblen County.

    Posted on September 16, 2014 at 12:53 pm

    The State Fire Marshal’s Office recently presented the Volunteer Firefighter Alliance with a supply of smoke alarms to be installed in homes within the community at high risk of fire. The department personnel attended an information session and training course on the new alarms, which utilize a battery with a 10-year lifespan. This statewide, months-long distribution of smoke alarms is all part of the State Fire Marshal’s effort to both

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  • Cherokee Lake Cleanup

    Posted on April 3, 2014 at 9:45 am

    Saturday, April 12, 2014 Cherokee Lake Shore Cleanup 8am – Noon Join your neighbors who enjoy using beautiful Cherokee Lake in doing a “spring cleaning” on the shores of the lake. Join members of the Cherokee Lake Users Association and several of the local marinas picking up trash and debris that has accumulated on the shores. Contact your local marina to help out, or call Rick at 865-228-3304, to volunteer

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  • Morristown Resident Pledges to Perform 10 Months of National Service

    Posted on February 21, 2014 at 1:34 pm

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 21, 2014 Contact: Allison Bromley Phone: (202) 746-5331 Email: Morristown Resident Pledges to Perform 10 Months of National Service Perry Point, MD—Zachary Langley of Morristown, TN, is one of 160 men and women who pledged to perform 10 months of national service as part of the Atlantic Region’s 20th Class of the National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC), as a member of FEMA Corps. As

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  • VP Cherokee Lake Users Association

    Posted on May 29, 2013 at 7:17 am

    Successful Cherokee Lake Shoreline Clean Up – Despite the Rain!! May’s weather proved challenging to the Cherokee Lake Users Association Marina Challenge cleanup. Despite those challenges, there was 8,105 pounds of trash collected and over 54 volunteers participated in donating 94 hours of their time. The CLUA would like to thank the 9 participating Marina owners and managers and their volunteers: Dave Lemon from Gilmore Dock, Dave and Justin Miller

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  • NAMI Hamblen County

    Posted on April 15, 2013 at 12:58 pm

    NAMI Hamblen County, affiliate of The NAtional Alliance on Mental Illness, will hold its support group on at 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 15 at 363 E. Economy Rd in the Morristown Plaza. NAMI provides support and education for families of those with a severe mental illness. For information call 423-581-5135.

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  • Cans For Critters Drive

    Posted on March 12, 2013 at 6:50 am

    We are a small group of individuals who save cans for critters. We use the proceeds to provide free or reduced costs spays and nueters. We work with Grainger County Humane Society’s PAL mobile. In 2011 we fixed six animals free of charge. Last year we did 12. It is almost spring, and that means kittens and puppies, many euthinized due to the overload. We are planning to ask local businesses

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