Kevin Triplett, the state's commissioner of tourist development, will speak Thursday at a joint hospitality and tourism associations meeting hosted by the Pigeon Forge Hospitality Association at the Holiday Inn & Convention Center. The event is set for 11:30 a.m.
The Boys & Girls Club announced Wednesday that it is kicking off a capital campaign to build a permanent facility in Pigeon Forge. The goal is to raise $2 million. The Pigeon Forge campaign chairperson is Linda Ogle.
A body found Monday in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park has been officially identified as that of Jenny Bennett of Sylva, N.C., according to park spokesperson Dana Soehn.
In a meeting Monday, the Pigeon Forge City Commission unanimously approved the first reading of the 2015-2016 fiscal year budget.
A body found yesterday in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, believed to be that of hiking enthusiast and author Jenny Bennett of Sylva, N.C., has been sent to a medical examiner's office to undergo an autopsy, according to park spokesperson Dana Soehn.
Discover Playground is adding new equipment for physically disabled children this week. The inclusive playground project at Wear Farm City Park is being led by nonprofit organization Forever Parks Foundation.
Rangers found two people in good condition who were reported missing in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park Sunday evening.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers are believed to have found the body of missing hiker Jenny Bennett in the Lester Prong area of Greenbrier, above campsite 31. They made the discovery Monday.
Rangers in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park have found a body in the Greenbrier area while searching for a missing hiker.
The dozens of children, from toddlers to teenagers, formed a winding line at Herbert Holt Park as they awaited their turn at the scales.
Saturday afternoon the small park, located on the banks of Cliff Branch near the entrance to Gatlinburg, served as the home base of the annual Children's Trout Rodeo fishing tournament.
The Sevierville Commons Association's downtown Sevierville farmers market got off to a solid start Friday morning, drawing two dozen vendors and a healthy crowd for its grand opening.
Kodak Heritage Day, the annual event celebrating the community, is Saturday at Northview Optimist Park from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission and parking are free.
Firebirds, Trans Ams and GTOs are revving down the Parkway this weekend for the annual Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge event.
Free is the word as the city promotes two no-charge activities in the coming days: youth fishing and trolley rides.
City commissioners met in a work session Wednesday for their second discussion of the 2015-2016 fiscal year budget.
Zach Knudsen took a seasonal job as an audio engineer at Dollywood eight years ago.
Construction of the Ripken Experience youth baseball complex is on schedule, according to Steve Fritts of Barge Sumner Waggoner and Cannon, the engineering firm working with the city on the project.
Sevierville Police Department detectives are searching for three men suspected of fraudulently cashing numerous company payroll checks over the past week.
Tennessee Tourism Commissioner Kevin Triplett will speak to area businesses June 11 at a joint hospitality and tourism associations luncheon meeting at the Holiday Inn & Convention Center.