Rolfe comes to Jefferson County to present grant checks

The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development presented a pair of Community Development Block Grant checks to the town of Dandridge and Jefferson County for sewer system improvements and a water line extension on Friday at Appalachian Electric Cooperative in New Market. From left to right, State Sen. Steve Southerland, R-Morristown; State Sen. Frank Nicely, R-Strawberry Plains; Sammie Arnold, assistant commissioner of TNECD; Matt Rudder, administrator for the town of Dandridge; Todd Kesterson, vice mayor, town of Dandridge; Mike Norton, town of Dandridge superintendent for waste management; Jefferson County Mayor Mark Potts and TNECD Commissioner Bob Rolfe.