Timothy Merrill, 43, was shot Sunday morning at 1040 Loop Road in Sevier County while trying to forcibly enter the house where his wife was staying, according to an incident report from the Sevier County Sheriff's Office.
The city of Sevierville is one step closer to passing its 2015-16 fiscal budget.
The Pigeon Forge City Commission will meet in a work session Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. to discuss the 2015-2016 fiscal year budget.
A man accused in an aggravated kidnapping and robbery in March was extradited back to Sevierville over the weekend.
John Thomas Roberts, 32, of Ridge Road, Sevierville, was charged late last week with aggravated statutory rape and especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor.
The 18th Annual Tennessee Valley Lineman Rodeo, a competition in which workers from utility companies in the Tennessee Valley area showcase their abilities, will take place June 11-13 at Walters State Community College.
In a meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m., the Gatlinburg City Commission will consider an ordinance appropriating an amount sufficient to cover the necessary expenses of the various departments, offices and boards of the city, pending the final passage of the annual budget ordinance.
The weather cooperated beautifully with Sevier County Relay for Life’s annual event Saturday at Patriot Park.
For local Northview Intermediate School student McKenna Layman, the sweetest part of winning first place in the National Cornbread Festival 4-H Cornbread Cook-off last month was bragging about it to her older brother, Wallace.
The Pigeon Forge Fire Department completed its annual trench rescue refresher training course this week.
When the Sevier County Relay for Life starts this weekend at Patriot Park, there will be one stark difference.
Part of Florence Drive was closed Tuesday for construction of the Publix supermarket that will be at the corner of Parkway and Wears Valley Road.
Coming across a Dodge Viper on America's roads is something like spotting a four-leaf clover.
City commissioners met Wednesday afternoon in a work session to discuss the 2015-2016 fiscal year budget appropriations.
Despite spelling "formidable" and "bechamel" correctly in Wednesday's preliminaries, Pittman Center Elementary School eighth grader Caitlyn Marentette did not advance to the semifinals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Sevier County Sheriff's Department officers, including a pair of trained divers, got the unique experience Wednesday of extracting a submerged automobile from a local pond.
Mayor David Wear and Vice Mayor Kevin McClure will retain their city titles. Both were re-elected by the Pigeon Forge City Commissioners at Tuesday's commission meeting.
The Pigeon Forge City Commission will meet in a work session Wednesday at 3 p.m. in Meeting Room A at City Hhall to discuss the city's 2015-2016 fiscal year budget.
A rockslide closed the road to one of the Smokies' most popular tourist sites Tuesday.
Recent field trials by scientists and conservationists in Missouri resulted in the release back into the wild last week some of the first bats successfully treated for white-nose syndrome.
Three local entities were honored Friday as the Sevier County Utility District was the final stop in the Natural Gas Vehicle Across Tennessee Rally.