The new Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce CEO is bringing a unique background and skill set with him when he makes the move from Memphis.
Members of the School Board hope to produce a short list from a group of a dozen interested architectural firms when they meet this evening.
Jefferson County recorded its first resident death to the Covid-19 virus Saturday, and new cases continue to surge across the state and the Southeast.
A Newport man injured in a July 4 motorcycle wreck on Highway 113 will face DUI and other charges, a trooper with the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.
Jefferson County’s unemployment rate remained in double digits, but it improved by nearly five full points to 12.5 percent in May – boosted by the return of more than 1,300 people to their jobs.
Vehicle pursuit ends in charges
Camden Fritz practiced three days with the Jefferson County High track team, and never participated in a meet. Yet Wednesday morning, he signed a college scholarship to compete in the sport at Carson-Newman University.
KODAK - Tanner Woods admitted it. He didn’t expect thousands of fans to attend a high school baseball game, much less during a pandemic.
Two hits and a run in the first inning were enough. Zoey Shockley drew the line there.
CORAL SPRINGS, FL – For a second-straight season, Rachel Watts and Matilda Frövenholt have garnered All-American Scholar accolades from the Women's Golf Coaches Association.
For the second consecutive year, Jefferson County native and UT-Chattanooga track athlete Abby Bateman has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-American Team.
Arm strength, persistence and accuracy — Case Lewis has them all. And he’s only 8 years old.
GREENEVILLE — Heavy rain simply delayed the inevitable ... Beau Revord was closing out the game no matter when he could take the mound.
Patriot Anglers Ethan Rose and Grant Arnold finished third in the Tennessee Bass Nation Junior State Championship on their home lake — missing a trip to the Nationals by only ounces.
JEFFERSON CITY - Edwin Jarnagin, Wil Jarnagin, Daniel Bishop and Matt Smith combined to go 23-under and win the best ball format of the Eagle Club Golf Classic June 6 at the Sevierville Golf Club.
Heavier bat, no problem. Jacob Barnes hasn’t done 100 pushups a day for nothing.
Raymond Cecil Ellis, age 89, of Chestnut Hill, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, July 9, 2020.
James Ray Loveday, 83, of Knoxville, passed away peacefully after a brief illness at Jefferson Park Nursing Home in Jefferson City.
Carl Lewis Maples, 87, of Kannapolis, NC (formerly of Jefferson City) passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis…
Thomas Swann Teague, age 82, of Jefferson City, TN departed his earthly life on July 6, 2020.
John Tudor Donaldson, Jr., age 77, of Bossier City, LA, passed away July 3, 2020 from complications of Covid.
Ricky Randall Cate, age 35, of Strawberry Plains, passed away June 30, 2020 at home with his family and friends by his side.
Kathryn Ann Dunkle, age 70, of Dandridge, passed away Friday, July 3, 2020 at Jefferson Memorial Hospital.
Doris Kay Collins, also known as Mama D, made her way home with the Lord on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 8:20 p.m. She passed away peacefully s…
Arthur Wiley Koontz, of New Market, was born May 18, 1951 and passed away July 1, 2020.
Lonnie Gray Elmore, age 76, of Strawberry Plains, passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2020.