NASHVILLE – The state of Tennessee experienced an unprecedented spike in new initial unemployment claims according to data released Thursday by the United States Department of Labor.
Local organizations are building up a food pantry and delivery services to help seniors confined to their homes during the novel coronavirus emergency.
Leaders at Jefferson Memorial Hospital say they are well-prepared for patients who may contract the coronavirus and seek treatment at their facilities.
With only a week to go, no one has filed to run for a District 4 School Board seat and a Second District Road Commission seat scheduled for the August 6 county general election.
New Market Council reviewed four paving bids and received a cost estimate from New Market Utility for fire hydrant maintenance at its March meeting earlier this month.
Jefferson County deputies arrested a New Market man who was being sought last Thursday for allegedly injuring a Sevierville police officer while fleeing a traffic stop.
NASHVILLE - The 2020 Young Sportsman Spring Turkey Hunt is the perfect way to get your youth outside the weekend of March 28-29.
Due to concerns related to the public health crisis surrounding COVID-19, Carson-Newman’s annual Eagle Club Golf Classic has been pushed back to June 6 at the Sevierville Golf Club.
ROCK HILL, S.C. – For the second time in his career, Devon Moore has earned the South Atlantic Conference’s Track Athlete of the Year award for the 2019-20 indoor season.
ATLANTA – Capping a masterful career, Kayla Marosites became the first unanimous All-American in the Carson-Newman’s history Monday, earning honorable mention honors from the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association and the Division II Conference Commissioners Association.
HENDERSONVILLE - Wins over White County and Hendersonville highlighted the two-day stay of the Jefferson County High girls softball team at the Commando Classic at Drakes Creek last weekend.
GENEVA, OH – Two All-American swims and a top-15 team finish highlighted a brief stay at the NCAA Swimming and Diving National Championships last week for the Carson-Newman swim teams.
SEVIERVILLE - Jefferson County High’s boys and girls both finished third last week in their first – and only – track meet of the season thusfar.
District 2-AAA Player of the Year Makayla Alvey has been chosen to play in the Basketball Coaches Association of Tennessee (BCAT) Girls All-Star Game.
NEW ORLEANS – Carson-Newman’a Christian Shouse has been named the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Indoor Field Athlete of the Year.
KNOXVILLE - Catelyn Riley threw her second straight no-hitter and the Lady Patriots rolled to an easy 15-0 district win Thursday afternoon at South Doyle.
Harold W. Williams, age 74, passed away peacefully at his home on March 26, 2020.
Agnes Watkins Farrar, age 96, of Jefferson City, TN went to be in the arms of the Heavenly Father at her home on Friday, March 20, 2020.
George Howard “Mouse” Franklin, age 76, of Newport, TN and formerly of Dandridge, TN passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at Jefferson City Heal…
Juanita Boissy Dykstra passed away peacefully at her home on March 23, 2020 with her husband, Doug, and eldest son, Thomas, holding her hands.…
Carroll M. Cate, 83, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 24, 2020.
Joyce Evelyn Ramsey Denton, age 78, of Jefferson City, passed away March 23, 2020.
Alfred Ballard, age 81, a lifelong resident of White Pine, passed away at UT Medical Center on Tuesday, March 24, 2020.
Hobert Eugene Anderson (Sugar Bear), age 76, of Jefferson City, TN, a faithful member of Mill Springs Baptist Church, passed away peacefully s…
First Sgt. (Ret.) Darrell Linn Lane, age 47, of Dandridge, TN, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Darrell was born in Morristown, TN, and…
Carolyn Gray Etherton, age 73 of Chestnut Hill, passed away on Monday, March 16, 2020. She is a member of Bogart’s Chapel United Methodist Chu…