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The University of Tennessee officially announced the firing of head football Jeremy Pruitt on Monday afternoon amid an internal investigation into the football program that could potentially lead to Level 1 and 2 NCAA violations.

Local Sports

Morristown East remained unbeaten in the Inter Mountain Conference by rolling past Cocke County, 77-38, Friday night at Isenberg-Siler Gymnasium.

Coming off of arguably two of their best performances of the year, Jeff County entered Friday’s contest against a struggling Seymour team with a lot of confidence.

Announcements

Brianna Walker and Dustin Fingleman Jr., of Bean Station, announce the birth of a daughter, Oaklynn Fingleman, born Nov. 20, 2020 at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. She weighed 5 lbs., 1 oz. Oaklynn is the granddaughter of Patricia Rose, Dustin Fingleman, Amy Sauceman and Joey Walker.

Education

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The faculty and staff of Lakeway Christian Academy strive to see every student succeed. Pursuing student success academically, spiritually, socially, and emotionally is the goal of daily operations. But the fact that traditional methods for achieving success don’t work for every student is a…

I once read a quote which has been contributed to several authors. Each of the translations has different verbiage but basically the meaning remains the same. The quote consists of the following: Be careful of your thoughts, for they become your words. Be careful of your words for they becom…

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Arts & Entertainment

PIGEON FORGE – Dollywood is gearing up for its 2021 season by casting talent ready to shine in the park’s beloved shows. Due to social distancing protocol, interested performers should note this year’s open-call auditions are by appointment only.

The University of Tennessee Department of Theatre presents Truman Capote’s “A Christmas Memory,” read by Carol Mayo Jenkins, recorded on location at the Mabry Hazen House, and directed by John Sipes. The free, streaming recording is available NOW through Dec. 25. In conjunction with the read…