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  1. First Appalachian Bear Fest set for June in TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    Rollo is the newest cub to take up residence at Appalachian Bear Rescue. He was found dehydrated and near a busy street in Jefferson County.

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  2. No tax increase in Alcoa budget proposal, employees to see 2-percent raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Times

    EDITOR'S NOTE: This Alcoa city budget story originally ran in Sunday's edition, but due to a production error the jump from Page 1A was not published, so the entire story is being rerun today. Alcoa will keep its property tax at $1.96 in Fiscal Year 2018 and will give all employees a 2-percent cost of living adjustment, Alcoa commissioners learned at their annual budget retreat this month.

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  3. Nila Olivee LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Daily Times

    Nila Olivee Long, age 76, of Townsend, TN, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Blount Memorial Hospital. Nila lived in Warner Robbins, GA, for 18 years.

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  4. No tax increase in Alcoa budget, employees to see 2-percent raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Daily Times

    Alcoa will keep its property tax at $1.96 in Fiscal Year 2018 and will give all employees a 2-percent cost of living adjustment, Alcoa commissioners learned at their annual budget retreat this month. It is the first time Alcoa employees will receive a 2-percent COLA in more than 10 years, Human Resources Director Melissa Thompson noted May 12. Meanwhile, merit raises also are budgeted.

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  5. James Fox HindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Daily Times

    James Fox Hind, age 85, of Townsend, Tennessee, formerly of Knoxville, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at his home in Townsend. He was a Communicant of St. John's Episcopal Cathedral.

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  6. Townsend Elementary students receive backpacks stuffed with blessings from Blue Ridge RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Daily Times

    "Campmeister" Sharon Sigmon sits with her dog, Murphy, and some of the backpacks Blue Ridge Rally members donated at Townsend Elementary School on Monday. Sigmon organizes the annual camper trip and challenged participants for their 10th anniversary to provide "Blessings in a Backpack."

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  7. 90 years of living: Townsend native feels blessed for the journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Daily Times

    Bobbie Handley talks about her life growing up in Townsend, working as a teacher and traveling the world with her late husband of 53 years George. Handley turned 90 on May 13 and celebrated with her friends and family at the Capitol Theater.

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  8. TDOT sets public meeting on Alcoa Parkway alignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 13 | Daily Times

    Citizens will have an opportunity to weigh in this week on the alignment of the Alcoa Parkway that will stretch from Singleton Station Road to Hunt Road, relieving congestion on Alcoa Highway. The public meeting will be held 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at the Alcoa Service Center, 725 Universal St. Representatives of the Tennessee Department of Transportation will be on hand to provide information about the project, and a court reporter will take oral statements to be included in the project transcript.

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  9. Alcoa plans water/wastewater rate increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Daily Times

    The city of Alcoa plans to raise water and sewer rates 13 percent in Fiscal Year 2018 to help offset declining water sales. The city of Alcoa plans to raise water and sewer rates 13 percent in Fiscal Year 2018 to help offset declining water sales.

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  10. An Army of volunteers; Event puts focus on helping one anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Daily Times

    Maryville Corps Officer Lt. Whitney Tomberlain gives Bike Elf President Dewayne Wilson the Red Shield Community Impact Award during The Salvation Army's Behind the Red Shield event at New Providence Presbyterian Church in Maryville on Thursday.

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  11. Joanne Crary presents Bryan Cable the IEDC Accreditation awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Daily Times

    Joanne Crary, with the International Economic Development Council, presents Bryan Cable, with the Blount Partnership, the IEDC Accreditation Award Thursday during Tourism Day in Blount County. Tennessee Economic Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe addresses the crowd at the Blount Partnership after Blount County received the IEDC accreditation award.

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  12. Case Closed: Man pleads guilty to 1998 kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Daily Times

    Authorities closed the book on a troubling cold case, and a local woman's 19-year ordeal came to an end when a former Rockford resident pleaded guilty to charges of kidnapping and attempted second-degree murder in Blount County Circuit Court Tuesday morning. Blount County Circuit Court Judge David R. Duggan sentenced Ricky Dale McDonald, 60, to six years on the kidnapping charge and eight years for attempted murder.

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  13. Good Samaritan honored by City of Maryville for heroic actRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 6 | Daily Times

    Gloria Davis receives the Citizen Service Award from Maryville Mayor Tom Taylor and Maryville Police and Fire Chief Tony Crisp at the Maryville City Council meeting May 2. Davis dove into a pond and rescued a woman whose car had crashed. Gloria Davis is honored by the City of Maryville on May 2 for her heroic actions April 8, when she swam out into a pond and rescued a woman whose car had crashed and was quickly sinking.

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  14. Jay Tipton takes over as music director of the Townsend Spring FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Daily Times

    Musicians gather and play during the 25th Spring Festival and Old Timers Day at the Smoky Mountain Visitors Center in Townsend. Musicians gather and play during the 25th Spring Festival and Old Timers Day at the Smoky Mountain Visitors Center in Townsend.

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  15. Old Niles Ferry rezoning request brings up past issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Daily Times

    Maryville City Council stopped further commercialization of the Old Niles Ferry corridor in March 1998, when council members voted to deny a rezoning request by Calloway Oil of property located between Old Niles Ferry Road and U.S. 411 South at Sandy Springs Road, according to a search of The Daily Times archives. Fast forward almost 20 years, to May 2017: Katherine M. Chalfant, who now owns property at 1801 Old Niles Ferry Road, has requested the portion of her parcel along Old Niles Ferry Road be rezoned from Residential to a zoning district that would allow her "to develop the land to commercial use with low impact to the area," she writes in an April 7 letter to Maryville's Development Services Director Dave Prichard.

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  16. Maryville Christian speeding to end of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | Daily Times

    As the school year comes to a close, Maryville Christian School is still going at full speed. The middle and high school choir will host dinner and a show on May 9 at Blount Christian Church.

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  17. Townsend leaders form nonprofit to increase tourism, economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | Daily Times

    Just one year after Townsend business and civic leaders came together to explore how they could boost tourism and economic development in their city, the group has achieved nonprofit status and solidified its goals. The Townsend/Cades Cove Gateway Alliance is the new 501 that will take the place of the Townsend Together group, chair Mark Oldham and co-chair Janice Fillmore told the Townsend Board of Commissioners.

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  18. Raymond C. PaschelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Daily Times

    Raymond C. Paschel, age 89 of Rockford, went home to be with the Lord on April 23, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Margaret Paschel; wife, Mildred Whitehead Paschel; son, Raymond Paschel Jr.; sister, Geraldine Fangman; and brother, Anthony Paschel.

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  19. Staying safe: Townsend fire chief preaches wildland fire protection stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Daily Times

    Townsend Volunteer Fire Department, including this engine, provided aid to Gatlinburg when wildfires hit the town last fall. Townsend Fire Chief Don Stallions is mounting an education campaign to help homeowners in the event of future wildfires.

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  20. First rabies clinic will be April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Daily Times

    The Blount County Health Department, in conjunction with the Rabies Control Division, Tennessee Department of Health and local veterinarian clinics, has scheduled the annual rabies vaccination community clinics. The clinics will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday April 25 at Chilhowee View Community Center, 3229 Wilkinson Pike, Maryville; and from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 29 at Ace Hardware in Townsend , Friendsville Elementary School and Blount County Animal Center, 233 Currie Ave., Maryville.

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