One person was injured when two vehicles headed in opposite directions collided on an Old Dandridge Pike curve last Wednesday, troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.
Over $3 million in scholarships have been awarded to Jefferson County High School seniors, to be used as they continue their educations.
A request to push back the completion date on a new $3.1 million public library due to “wet and windy” weather drew a stormy response from one member of Jefferson City Council Monday.
Picnics, outings to the lake or mountains, and other family activities will likely be on tap for many Jefferson Countians Monday on Memorial Day.
After seeing two zero-balanced drafts of their budget Tuesday afternoon, the Jefferson County School Board decided against sending either one of them to the Budget Committee that night. Though the committee’s deadline for budgets was Tuesday, the board ending up sending them a zero deficit only with two issues unresolved.
It was a little more involved than the usual “tornado drill.”
DANDRIDGE - The county budget committee slashed over $600,000 from the 2015-16 spending plan Tuesday, but are still about $1.2 million away from a balanced budget.
While going through school, students study math, science, language arts, and other subjects. These are the basis of learning, and can prepare students for life after high school in any educational path they choose.