New Community Hope Fellowship opens doors
Johnson County is welcoming a new church to our area with the opening of Community Hope Fellowship, located at 1923 Highway 421 near the county bus garage.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Water Fowl Seasons To Be Set, Presentation Of Fishing Proposals On TFWC August Agenda
The 2014-15 state waterfowl hunting seasons and a preview of next year's sport and commercial fishing proclamations will be among the agenda items for the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission at its August meeting.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Guest View: Recent arrest brings to light need for open meetings transparency
But that's what happened, famously, to Eddie Overholt in Greene County last month where he faces charges of disrupting a public meeting and resisting arrest.
$2M lawsuit filed against Unicoi Co., sheriff, deputy
Unicoi County Sheriff Michael Hensley, Deputy William Laws and the county itself are the subjects of a $2 million lawsuit filed in federal court.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Greeneville polling places see good turnout
The race to fill the county mayor's position is one of the top draws for people to get to the polls, as well as the sheriff's race.
3 contested District Attorney General races in East Tenn.3 contested...
There are three contested District Attorney General races in East Tennessee that will be decided on Election Day.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
9-Year Old "Fiddlin' Carson Peters' at Carter Fold Saturday
Nine-year old Carson Peters, or "Fiddlin' Carson Peters," as he is becoming known, is a true musical prodigy.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Federal grand jury to hear case against Newport police captainFederal ...
The case against of one of four people charged in a drug and money laundering scheme is headed to a federal grand jury.
Items belonging to Morgan being displayed
Personal items belonging to Confederate Gen. John Hunt Morgan are being displayed through Nov. 1 at Columbus-Belmont State Park in western Kentucky.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Carter Co woman pleads guilty to sex acts with young girls
She pleaded guilty in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee at Greeneville.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Of course Obama is sending illegal aliens here.
Here are the rules for comments. Know them. Live them. http://lastcar.blogspot.com/2011/04/rules-for-comments.html?m=1 It's been a brutal first week of early voting at the polls.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
USA flag stolen from 102-year-old veteran replaced
The state has replaced a special American flag that was stolen from a 102-year-old WWII veteran in Greeneville.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Newport police captain charged in drug conspiracy in court
Newport police captain charged in drug conspiracy in court The first of four suspects accused in a drug conspiracy case in Cocke County appeared in federal court Thursday.
Knoxville News Sentinel
No bond for Newport officer Newport police captin held wihtout bond on drug charges.
Newport police officer James Finley Holt will be held without bond pending a Tuesday preliminary hearing in federal court in Greeneville.