Local News

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The streets of downtown Newport will once again be filled with people, food, crafts and entertainment as the 36th Newport Harvest Fest will be held Oct. 1-2. Craft vendor and food vendor applications are available at the Cocke County Partnership Chamber of Commerce office located at 115 Mulb…

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AAA will be working to keep impaired drivers off the road for Memorial Day weekend. The Auto Club Group is reactivating its Tow to Go program for the holiday period, providing safe transportation for impaired drivers and their vehicles.

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“Guys, we’re behind the eight ball,” Hamblen County Road Superintendent Barry Poole said, “Some of these roads are going to turn to gravel before we can get them fixed.”

Local Sports

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PIGEON FORGE, Tennessee – Ripken Baseball, the leader in youth sports events, announced they are gaining access to four additional fields in the City of Pigeon Forge. As one of the most sought-after youth sports complexes in the country, Ripken Experience Pigeon Forge will be able to host te…

Announcements

Education

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The Walters State Community College Spring Commencement celebrated the completion of 698 certificates and degrees. Please note that actual degrees and certificates are contingent upon the successful completion of coursework in spring semester and, in some cases, summer coursework.

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Tusculum University is hosting multiple summer camps, some of which will be available twice, that will provide children of all ages an opportunity to grow their skills and absorb the collegiate atmosphere.

Obituaries

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Freddy Shoemaker, age 47, of Morristown, passed away on Sunday…

Arts & Entertainment

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The streets of downtown Newport will once again be filled with people, food, crafts and entertainment as the 36th Newport Harvest Fest will be held Oct. 1-2. Craft vendor and food vendor applications are available at the Cocke County Partnership Chamber of Commerce office located at 115 Mulb…

JOHNSON CITY – ETSU Martin Center for the Arts presents John Hiatt & the Goners featuring Sonny Landreth live on Tuesday, August 16. A master lyricist and satirical storyteller, John Hiatt delivers songs filled with tales of redemption, relationships and surrendering on his own terms.

Insiders

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