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SEVIERVILLE — A conversation between two Sevierville Police officers outside the courtroom led Judge Jim Gass to declare a mistrial in the first-degree murder case against Soddy-Daisy resident Melissa Smith on Thursday.

The current Powerball jackpot has reached an estimated $700 million, and that staggering figure is part of a larger trend. Billion-dollar lottery jackpots, once rare, are happening more often than ever. 

Damar Hamlin teams with heart experts to promote lifesaving CPR. The Buffalo Bills player collapsed on the playing field from cardiac arrest in January. Recovering, he wants to spread the word about the procedure that saved his life. Read more

THURSDAY, Feb. 2, 2023 (American Heart Association News) -- Women who have pregnancy-related health problems face an increased risk for having a stroke much earlier in life than their peers with uncomplicated pregnancies, a risk that climbs with each complicated pregnancy, new research suggests.

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PITTMAN CENTER — The plans to replace the Grassy Branch Road bridge over the Middle Prong of the Little Pigeon River is progressing.

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This week’s episode is dedicated to a conversation about the structural and financial challenges Black women face and how to overcome them.

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SEVIERVILLE — Legislation is being introduced in the state this year to try and designate Sevierville as a “premiere type tourist resort” city, which is a status currently held by Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.

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Walters State Community College will host four showings of “An Extraordinary Man: Dr. Dennis Branch of Newport Tennessee.” The film was produced by the late Dr. Marc McClure, a history professor at the college.

Republicans with Oval Office dreams have learned to think twice about challenging Donald Trump, hoping for a magical moment when the former president has his guard down and their candidacy can be launched without making themselves a punching bag. But Nikki Haley is not waiting anymore.

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MEDIC blood drive set for Smoky Mountain Knife Works

As a frequent PayPal user, I wasn’t surprised to see a payment request on the app pop up. But when I read it, I knew something was wrong. In the message, a stranger asked me to send them $699 in order to get a “refund.” While I instantly recognized the request as a scam, I still...