Local groups including Pets without Parents were rallying to help Thursday after a train derailment and evacuation in neighboring Blount County.
Fourth of July celebrations in the county will begin Friday morning with the Farmer's Market at Sevierville Commons, which runs from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in downtown Sevierville.
The planning commission agenda for this month includes a long-awaited item, as commissioners will consider a site plan for a new Arby's restaurant on the Parkway.
A local insurance agency helped the city save $200,000 on its insurance costs.
Construction on the $22.5 million Ripken Experience youth baseball complex is about halfway complete, according to Chris Atkins, project superintendent for Merit Construction.
Traffic at Sevier County's only Interstate exit has a whole new look, but the transition didn't come without some final hiccups.
Sevier County Commission overwhelmingly approved a new budget Monday featuring a 25-cent increase in the property tax rate that helps fund a raise for county employees, new teachers and materials for the school system,
A house fire Tuesday morning on Arch Rock Drive resulted in a total loss of the home, according to firefighter Michael Rhea of the Sevier County Fire Department.
Sevier County’s only Interstate interchange was set to have a new look today, just in time for one of its busiest holiday weekends.
The Pigeon Forge Fire Department recently completed training in a program called Direct On Scene Education, which is designed to help prevent infant deaths caused by unsafe sleeping environments in the home.
Country band Diamond Rio headlines Saturday’s Patriot Festival in Patriot Park. The celebration is set to feature a day of free entertainment, culminating with a firework display Saturday night.
The Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold a special-called meeting Monday to review a handful of items including changes to water fees and the city's insurance contracts.
Sevier County, like much of East Tennessee, remained pro-Union while the rest of the state supported the Confederacy during the Civil War — and residents here paid a price, according to county historian Carroll McMahan.
Multiple market research firms representing local cities have found that the tourism industry in Sevier County is just as welcoming for minorities as it is for Caucasians.
While Friday’s Supreme Court decision knocked the controversy surrounding the Confederate battle flag from much of the nation’s consciousness, it’s still a hot topic in Sevier County.
In the 24 hours following the U.S. Supreme Court’s controversial ruling which struck down same-sex marriage bans in 13 states, only one same-sex couple sought a license from the Sevier County Clerk.
Hours after the United States Supreme Court made same sex marriages legal throughout the United States, Sevier County Clerk Karen Cotter said her office was issuing licenses to all couples that came to her office.
Press releases from throughout the state poured in Friday afternoon in the hours following the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Tanco v. Haslam and Obergefell v. Hodges, which struck down 13 states’ ban on same-sex marriage.
Here is a sampling of what state officials had to say on the decision some are calling the biggest since Roe v. Wade:
Filming began this week for “Rootin’ 4 Regen,” a movie made by faith-based movie production company JC Films that will tell the story of Regen Morris and the community’s efforts to support the Morris family.
The pit bulls taken from an illegal breeding operation in Sevier County last year have been rehabilitated and taken to new homes out of state, but the owners of two of the puppies found at the home say the dogs are affectionate and loving their new families.