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During its regular meeting Tuesday evening, the Morristown City Council approved a change order for Morristown Landing in the amount of $251,654, bringing the total cost to date to over $31.5 million.

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The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is participating in the 2022 National Safe Boating Week, May 21-27. The annual event promotes safe activity and the wear of life jackets as the summer boating season kicks off.

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Morristown West Tennis Team players recognized at the team banquet Sunday: Front Row: Cassidy King, Hailey King, Melanie Gal, Lydia Fishman. Back Row: Macy McDaniel, Sami Barber, Peyton Winter, Coach Ron Bowlin, Adam Guess, Braden Polk, Brance Matthews, Victor Hernandez.

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Jefferson County’s Laken Snelling signed with the University of Kentucky on Tuesday afternoon to continue her academics and stunt career. Snelling will join the newly added stunt program at Kentucky in just the sport’s second season in Lexington.



In recognition of academic performance, the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs at University of the Cumberlands has announced the students named to the President’s List for the spring 2022 semester.

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Carson-Newman University’s College of Professional Studies (CPS) is now taking applications from interested students for its inaugural class, slated to start in August 2022.


Betty M. Greene, Age 93, passed away Monday May 16th 2022 at M…

Dorothy J. Long, age 60, of Rutledge, passed away Monday, May …

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Arts & Entertainment

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The 2022 SkyMart Arts and Music Festival brought scores of people to downtown Morristown to enjoy a day filled with sights, sounds and smells designed to inspire and entice.

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KNOXVILLE (AP) — In its quest to redefine tourism at the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains, The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has inked a deal to bring an international entertainment company to the United States for the first time.


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