Lifestyles

Engagement Announcements

Posted on July 19, 2014 at 6:51 pm

Mayes-Seal Anna Katie Mayes and Travis Glenn Seal announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Roger and Debbie Mayes of Tazewell. She is the granddaughter of Sterl and Mattie Bell Mayes of Middlesboro, Kentucky and George and Cleo Yoakum of Middlesboro, Kentucky. She is a 2000 graduate of Middlesboro High School of Middlesboro, Kentucky and a 2007 graduate of East Tennessee State University. She is

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  • Engagement Announcements

    Posted on July 12, 2014 at 6:13 pm

    Allen-Talley George and Josephine Allen of Dandridge announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Stacie Lushawna Allen, to Thomas Eugene Talley Jr. He is the son of Mr. Thomas Talley Sr. and the late Mrs. Elaine Talley of Morristown. The bride-elect is a 1992 graduate of Jefferson County High School in Dandridge. She is a certified nursing assistant and is employed at Tennova Hospital in Jefferson City. The

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  • Engagement Announcements

    Posted on July 5, 2014 at 7:12 pm

    Vannoy-Montgomery Donnie and Robin Vannoy of Morristown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Halie Denise Vannoy, to Nicholas Alexander Montgomery, son of Mike and Benita Montgomery of Austin, Texas. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Pat Musick and the late Robert Musick, and Roy and Juanita Johnson, all of Morristown. She is a 2009 graduate of Morristown-Hamblen High School East and a 2012 graduate of Middle Tennessee

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Travel

No red carpet, but 5 free things to do in Cannes

Posted on June 14, 2014 at 5:57 pm

CANNES, France (AP) — This jewel of the French Riviera was a sleepy fishing village when 19th-century English aristocrat Henry Brougham began encouraging his friends to visit. These days the place is packed with millionaires year-round, though the famous Cannes Film Festival held each May is the designer-gowned cherry on top of that pricey sundae. But you don’t have to be a movie star to enjoy this beautiful resort. Here

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  • About to Rock? Salute rock history at Pigeon Forge’s new cafe

    Posted on May 24, 2014 at 10:57 pm

    Hard Rock

    On Tuesday, May 20, Hard Rock opened the doors of its newest location — a 12,000-square foot cafe at 2050 Parkway in Pigeon Forge. The opening marks the relocation of the Hard Rock Cafe in Gatlinburg, previously located at 515 Parkway. “The new Pigeon Forge cafe places us in a more strategic location, allowing us to serve even more guests in a larger space. Additionally, the new location’s interior design

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  • To visit The Wave in Arizona, win the lottery

    Posted on July 6, 2013 at 5:33 pm

    VERMILION CLIFFS NATIONAL MONUMENT, Ariz. (AP) — Small wooden balls click rapidly in a whirling bingo basket, as 78 hikers wait to see if their numbers will roll out to win one of 10 permits to visit a rock formation known as The Wave. Some had been contemplating the hike for years. Only 20 people are allowed to visit The Wave each day, with 10 chosen in an online lottery

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Education

WSCC offers dual enrollment courses

Posted on July 19, 2014 at 6:58 pm

Hundreds of high school students throughout Walters State’s 10-county service area will be earning college credit this year through a program called dual enrollment. Dual enrollment enables students to earn both college and high school credit by taking courses through Walters State. Some students attend classes at the college’s campus locations in Greeneville, Morristown, Tazewell, or Sevierville. Other students take classes offered at high school campuses while others enroll online.

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  • WSCC to offer evening classes in Rogersville, Newport

    Posted on July 12, 2014 at 6:26 pm

    Walters State Community College will offer evening classes fall semester in Rogersville and Newport. This makes attending college even more convenient and affordable for students who usually have to travel to campuses in Greeneville, Morristown, New Tazewell and Sevierville. “The college will be offering general education courses at Cocke County High School and at Cherokee High School. This is a great opportunity for residents to take classes close to home,”

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  • WSCC College Express deadline Aug. 1

    Posted on July 5, 2014 at 7:37 pm

    The deadline to register for Walters State’s College Express program is Aug. 1. While College Express is an accelerated program designed for busy, working adults, classes are open to anyone interested in taking night classes in an accelerated format. “Classes meet one or two nights a week with courses offered in a block format. Students are focused on only one or two classes at a time,” said Cathy Woods, executive

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Religion

Church Briefs

Posted on July 18, 2014 at 11:18 am

Beulah Land Baptist church, 7166 Cedar Hill Rd., will have vacation Bible school Monday, July 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. The theme is “Who so ever will come.” Activities are planned nightly including a cookout Friday. Brother Mike Taylor is pastor. Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 1800 Cherokee Dr., will be having a men’s day service Sunday, June 20 at 3:30 p.m. The guests are Elder Darris Waters and his

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  • Church Briefs

    Posted on July 11, 2014 at 10:33 am

    Adriel Baptist Church in Bean Station will have the Overhome Boys Singing during the Sunday July 13 6pm service. Vacation Bible school will kick off July 20 at 6 p.m. and will run through Friday, July 25 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Bus service available in Bean Station area. Breath of Life will be having a yard sale Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The location will

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  • Church Briefs

    Posted on July 3, 2014 at 10:46 am

    All Saints’ Episcopal Church’s College Ministry (“Canterbury Club”) is hosting a cookout for all interested college students on Saturday, July 19 at 6 p.m. at a parishioner’s home. Call the church office at 423-586-6201 for directions or if you need a ride. Breath of Life Ministries, 4185 E. Andrew Johnson Hwy, Morristown, will be having a three night tent revival July 9-11. Service will start each night at 7 p.m.

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Health

Volunteers needed for free health clinic

Posted on July 19, 2014 at 6:54 pm

More volunteers are needed to assist with the Remote Area Medical free-health care clinic, scheduled to be held at Tusculum College, Nov. 7 through 9. RAM is a Knoxville-based organization providing free medical care for the uninsured and underinsured. Volunteers are needed for all three days. Tusculum College, which is hosting the event, and coordinators are recruiting volunteers to sign up to help. According to Mark Stokes, organizer of the

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  • Health Calendar

    Posted on July 19, 2014 at 6:53 pm

    Editor’s Note: To submit a calendar event, e-mail: ctstate@lcs.net The New Life Group, a drug and alcohol support group meets at 8 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday at All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 601 W. Main St., Morristown. For more information or a calendar of meetings, visit etror.org or call 1-877-354-0353. Not Alone, a drug and alcohol addiction support group, meets at 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 p.m. on

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  • Health Calendar

    Posted on July 12, 2014 at 6:16 pm

    Editor’s Note: To submit a calendar event, e-mail: ctstate@lcs.net The New Life Group, a drug and alcohol support group meets at 8 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday at All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 601 W. Main St., Morristown. For more information or a calendar of meetings, visit etror.org or call 1-877-354-0353. Not Alone, a drug and alcohol addiction support group, meets at 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 p.m. on

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