Local News

  • Updated

Assistant U.S. Attorney B. Todd Martin on Monday opened a door that could allow a 34-year old convicted felon from Sevierville to exit a Hamblen County-based federal prosecution by extraordinary means, according to court documents.

  • Updated

An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment and arrest of a now former corrections officer who stands accused of abusing his position to introduce contraband into the Hancock County Jail.

  • Updated

A relatively minor player in a major Hawkins County crystal-meth conspiracy was sentenced to 63 months in federal prison on Monday, 57 months short of the presumptive 120-month sentence for defendants who plead guilty to selling more than 50 grams of methamphetamine, according to court documents.

Local Sports

  • Updated

It’s an uphill climb for the Walters State men’s basketball team in the 2019-20 season. The Senators open the year ranked No. 25 in the newly-released NJCAA men’s basketball poll Monday.

Announcements

  • Updated

Jensen Jay Carter celebrated his 2nd birthday Oct. 8 with a Mickey Mouse birthday party with his family and friends.

Hannah and Steven Brock, of Morristown, announce the birth of a son, Rhett Brock, born Sept. 23, 2019 at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. He weighed 6 lbs., 14 oz. Rhett is the brother of Ryder Brock, and the grandson of Paula and Alan Cook, Jeff and Stacy Blanken, and Paula and John Brock.

Education

  • Updated

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — New York City is a global icon for culture and business. This fall, faculty and students from Milligan College’s business area and performing, visual and communicative arts areas traveled together to the “Big Apple” to connect their coursework to reality.

  • Updated

Return from fall break means focus on books for remainder of semester

Obituaries

  • Updated

Walker Stuffle, 84, of Mooresburg passed away Sunday, at Ridge…

  • Updated

Elsie Gilman Wright, 91, of Wytheville, Virginia passed away S…

  • Updated

Scotty Lynn Shelton, 52, went to be with the Lord, Thursday, O…

Arts & Entertainment