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Fresh off his first post-season victory as a head coach, Carson-Newman football coach Mike Turner announced his retirement at a Monday afternoon press conference. 

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GALLATIN — After the opening period, the outcome was never in doubt. Walters State buried TCCAA rival Volunteer State 70-52 Saturday, on a day where they Lady Senators seemingly could not miss from the floor.

Announcements

Nikkie and Brandon Burchett, of Sneedville, announce the birth of a son, Nicholas Lansen Burchett, born Nov. 18, 2019 at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. He weighed 8 lbs., 1 oz. Nicholas is the brother of Lane and Jensen Burchett, and the grandson of Chris and Teresa Mahan, Allen and T…

Gordon and Rachel Ollis Jacobs will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 5, 2019.

Education

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Lincoln Memorial University will hold its Fall Commencement exercises at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, in Tex Turner Arena on the main campus in Harrogate.

Obituaries

Johnny Harold Long, 77, of Morristown went home to be with the…

Elmer Dale Trent, 94, of Bulls Gap passed away Saturday, Decem…

Lois Lee Mayes, 79, of Sneedville passed away December 7, 2019…

Arts & Entertainment

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Rose Center Council for the Arts invites all Lakeway residents to join them in celebrating the holiday season with several holiday events for the entire family.

Zoo Knoxville celebrates the magic of the season with a special after-hours holiday event. Winter Nights presented by Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union will take place Thursday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m. each evening.