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Tennessee Unemployment Rate Falls Again

Tennessee’s unemployment rate continues to fall. New numbers are out for the month of September and they show that Tennessee’s unemployment rate sits at 4.4%…that’s a drop from 4.6% in August. The unemployment rate...

National Make A Dog’s Day

Every dog has its day….and today is that day. October 22nd is National Make A Dog’s Day….it’s a day to encourage people to adopt a dog and celebrate the dogs already in their lives....

Education Town Hall Coming November 3rd

Recently Governor Bill Lee launched a new initiative in education in Tennessee he calls a “student based approach” to education. Lee stated on October 8th that the student investment strategy he is seeking would...

Fatal Hit & Run In Hawkins County

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is asking for the public’s help regarding a fatal hit and run last night in Hawkins County. This happened on state route 66 about 8pm last night not far from...

White Pine Man Still Missing

Jefferson County police are still trying to locate a missing White Pine man. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s office says that 24 year old Stone Horton of White Pine was reported missing on October 12th....

Sevier County Schools Name Interim Director

Sevier County has a new director of schools…at least for now. Tuesday night, former principal of Sevier County High School Stephanie Huskey was named interim director of schools after the resignation of former director...

Kiwanis Celebrates 101 Years

The Kiwanis Club of Newport is celebrating their 101st year of serving the community. The Kiwanis Club recently elected the club’s officers and directors for the 2021-22 year. Pictured below are: From left… Club...