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Mar. 30, 2015 @ 06:25 PM

Northview teacher, students collaborate on stage production

Co-written and produced by students, "Love is Murder" makes its debut performance tonight at Northview Academy.


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 05:58 PM

New election administrator sought

The Sevier County Election Commission is looking for a new administrator of elections after Ronee Flynn resigned from the position at the end of last year, and the commission might be selecting her successor with some new members of its own.


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 05:50 PM

Big seafood restaurant to open in Forge

After having a home in the Wears Valley area for nearly two decades, Ronald Evans has decided its time to expand his business into the Great Smoky Mountains tourism marketplace.


Sports View All »

Mar. 28, 2015 @ 06:53 PM

Sevier County's Garrett Gay delivers in win over Easley

 Garrett Gay is starting to collect game-winning plays.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:09 PM

Sevier County soccer team completes sweep of Morristown

You can make it a Morristown sweep for Sevier County.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 09:41 PM

Sam Trentham comes up big at the plate for Seymour

In a one-run game, Jessica Sterling just wanted Sam Trentham to put a bunt down to move Taylor Erjavec over a base.


Opinion View All »

Mar. 30, 2015 @ 02:33 PM

Letter: Teacher thanks Titanic for education program

Recently, the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge hosted a Teacher’s Academy for educators in our area. In 34 years of working with the public school system and attending a plethora of varied types of in-service activities, I must say that the Titanic Teacher’s Academy ranks among the best.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 11:25 PM

Jason Davis: Convenience comes with a hefty price tag

“There’s sucker born every minute.”


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 11:24 PM

Another April, another coaching search for UT

Another season, another search for a head coach at the University of Tennessee.


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Mar. 28, 2015 @ 04:03 PM

With a regional win, eighth grader heads to the National Spelling Bee

Caitlyn Marentette recalls her introduction to the world of competitive spelling. “It goes back to third grade,” she said.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 12:31 PM

The Smoky Mountain Gourmet sets the table for six

Those of you who read my Valentine’s Day column about a month ago know I am engaged. Space constraints kept me from mentioning a very important part of the situation: my fiancée has four children who will be moving in as well and, I suppose, will expect to be fed.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 12:12 PM

Jake Old: I'm surprised I like 'Better Call Saul'

Recently I've been enjoying the new AMC television show "Better Call Saul." It's a spinoff of AMC's successful show "Breaking Bad," which centered on a high school teacher turned drug dealer.


Crime Report View All »

Mar. 30, 2015 @ 04:03 PM

Arrests March 31, 2015

Editor’s Note: The following information was taken from the intake reports at the Sevier County Jail. All people listed in this report are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:16 PM

Arrests March 28, 2015

Editor’s Note: The following information was taken from the intake reports at the Sevier County Jail. All people listed in this report are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 04:11 PM

Arrests March 27, 2015

Editor’s Note: The following information was taken from the intake reports at the Sevier County Jail. All people listed in this report are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.