The man wanted for an armed robbery at the RiverStone Resort earlier this month is now behind bars after a manhunt in Alcoa.
In a workshop after the regular Pigeon Forge City Commission meeting Monday, commissioners discussed the site of a new trolley building but didn't reach a conclusion.
Local residents opposed to Wilderness Resort's plans to put a jet boat operation on the French Broad River have another chance to make their feelings known. Through Nov. 5, as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking comments on plans to put a floating boat dock river near the Ray L. Reagan Bridge as part of the operation.
In a meeting Tuesday, the Pigeon Forge Regional Planning Commission will, for the third time, review a site plan for Doc Collier's Restaurant, a proposed Prohibition era-themed restaurant/winery/distillery that would be located at the current Corky's location on the Parkway.
Personnel from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park teamed up with the Tennessee Highway Patrol for an aerial rescue over the weekend after a volunteer was injured in the back country after falling from a horse.
With animal welfare on the forefront of many minds around the county following last week’s raid at the Kodak home of a pit bull breeder, many people are looking for ways to help area animals.
No one had to ask the faculty and staff at Catlettsburg Elementary School to chip in and help out when Mary Thurman, the school's cafeteria manager, was diagnosed with breast cancer last summer.
The Pigeon Forge City Commission will hold a work session immediately following the 5:30 regular meeting Monday afternoon to discuss several issues, including the possibility of an addition to the city hall complex.
In November, the Sevier County Public Library System will host Food4Fines, an annual promotion. Overdue fees will be forgiven in exchange for two non-perishable canned food items, dried food items or jars of peanut butter, or any combination.
The Pigeon Forge Police Department has named a suspect in last Tuesday's robbery of RiverStone Resort.
The Sevier County Humane Society has announced the new president of its board of directors.
It's not often anyone would describe a trip to a convenience center — commonly referred to as a garbage dump — as pleasant, but some visitors are finding the Pigeon Forge convenience center on Tiger Drive next Pigeon Forge High School a bit more bearable these days.
In light of recent robberies in Pigeon Forge and Seymour, the Pigeon Forge Hospitality Association is hosting a security workshop for all Sevier County businesses.
The Smoky Mountain Opry Theater will feature magician Darren Romeo beginning next March. The entertainer has entered into a three-year agreement to bring his show, "Magic Beyond Belief," to the theater.
Early voting numbers are down compared to the 2010 gubernatorial race, according to Ed Kuncitis, the county's interim administrator of elections. As of Wednesday, 2,696 voters had cast ballots.
Rangers have filed alcohol-related charges against the drivers in two fatal wrecks that happened on the same stretch of the Spur earlier this month.
Held the third Saturday of October, the University of Tennessee and University of Alabama football game is a longstanding college football tradition.
Officials from Dollywood, along with a crowd of guests, watched construction crews place the final spire atop the entrance tower of the company's DreamMore Resort Wednesday. The topping out ceremony marked a milestone in the construction of the 307-room facility, slated to open next summer.
Sevier County Commission took a step back but didn't take a stand Monday on a statewide amendment concerning abortion.
Treatment is ongoing for 50 dogs seized Tuesday morning at what authorities called an operation to breed American pit bull terriers for fighting.
After less than a decade of service, the city of Sevierville is officially out of the trolley business.
The city of Sevierville and Sevier County will move forward with the purchase of property in the southeast part of city limits in hopes of luring a four-year college or university to the area.
The dozens of pit bull terriers seized from a Kodak home Tuesday were on their way later in the day to an undisclosed location. There they will be in the hands of personnel from the Humane Society of the Untied States and other organizations.
Dog owners who intentionally abuse and neglect their animals in order to develop the violent behavior necessary to participate in illegal fighting activities should be the only ones punished, not the animals themselves.
After a dawn raid on a home here, a local family has been charged and 50 dogs seized in what authorities say was an operation aimed at breeding American Pit Bull Terriers for fighting. The dogs were allegedly to be sold with the aid of a website to buyers in Tennessee and other states.