Local News

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Residents of the Jim Town Road section of Hawkins County are breathing a little easier today as the County Commission voted to enact a 20,000 pound weight limit on the winding road that a local man purchased to develop a rock quarry/logging operation.

The McNabb Center received a $1.1 million grant from the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services to create three Crisis Response Teams to help children experiencing a mental health crisis.

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Connie Noble, 65, of Morristown, passed away Monday, January 2…

David Troy McGee, 57, of Morristown, went home to be with the …

Arts & Entertainment

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Encore Theatrical Company’s representation at the recent Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta was more than 15 minutes of regional fame for its participants – 17 local middle and high school performers – it was an opportunity to experience the joy of live musical productions with 5,000 or so o…

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Each Generation X-File Friday the Citizen Tribune shares a photo from the formative years of Generation X. Born from 1965 to 1981, coming on the heels of the Boomer Generation, there were 58,541,842 children born into Generation X. The formative years of Generation X, from the 1970s through …