Sevier County Newswire (Page 5)

Sevier County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sevier County, TN. (Page 5)

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  1. Items, volunteers still needed in Sevier Co. Read Story Kendall MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... e as it is open. He said, thankfully, there has been no shortage of people willing to lend a helping hand in Sevier County's time of need. "I think it's that East Tennessee spirit that we've seen that most others haven't been blessed with," he added.

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  2. Gatlinburg Answers: Dollywood Foundation has sufficient donations for My People FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... ," said Ramey. There you'll find four funds still taking donations: East Tennessee Foundation: Sevier County Community Fund, the Gatlinburg Relief Fund, Sevier County Fire Relief, and the five Rotary Clubs of Sevier County. Under these ...

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  3. Secretary Of The Interior Nominee Commits To Complete Review Of SmokiesRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... that occurred in November. I appreciate their willingness to work with the local government in Gatlinburg and Sevier County, and I know folks in that area appreciate their hard work too," Alexander said. "It is important for the Interior Department ...

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  4. Things to do in East Tennessee: MLK Day editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... New Providence Presbyterian Church at 703 West Broadway and will start at 7 p.m. The event will benefit the Sevier County Human Society. There will be performances by multiple acts including The School of rock, Inward of Eden, Belfast 6 Pack, ...

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  5. Whata s next for juveniles charged in Sevier County wildfire case?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... have a lot of work to do." That's the last official word about the arrests of the juveniles who are not from Sevier County. Nothing much beyond that is known due to the gag order in the case. LMU Duncan School of Law Professor April James is an ...

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  6. Uncle says fire victim was ready to die with parents before escape Read Story Janice Broach, WMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... and those across the nation. A story of brothers fighting to survive after losing their parents in the deadly Sevier County wildfire. The three Summers brothers narrowly escaped the wildfire that ripped through Gatlinburg. Sadly, their parents were ...

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  7. Gatlinburg ordinances aim to help people rebuild Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... seen a lot of rebuilding take place since the fires, thought to have caused some $500 million in damage in Sevier County. "We want people to realize this is the best place in the world to live, so the best thing to do if your house was damaged is to ...

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  8. Bluegrass Hope Concert Series AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Cybergrass

    The Bluegrass Jamboree and Wilson Pickins Promotions, in partnership with sponsored venues, countless bluegrass bands, food providers, instrument builders and retailers alike and festival promoters, are proud to announce the Bluegrass Hope Concert Series, to benefit the victims of the Gatlinburg wildfires being cared for through the Tennessee Valley Coalition for the Homeless, a non-profit organization. On November 28th, 2016, our lives and the lives of our friends, neighbors and the beautiful community of Sevier County, Tennessee and surrounding areas were forever changed by the wildfires that crippled the region.

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  9. Self-employed Sevier County wildfire victims have difficulty finding aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    In the month and a half since, many have been able to get help through the My People Fund or the Gatlinburg Relief Fund, but not everyone. "I've been everywhere, done everything and like I say, they're just helping the victims that lost their homes that burnt down and I understand the jobs that's great what they're doing but what about the people that's self-employed the 10-99," said Bennett.

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  10. 10Listens 4 mins ago 2:15 p.m.10Listens: Gatlinburg Relief Fund answers your questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Gatlinburg Relief fund has begun distributing checks from the more than $1.4 million raised since wildfires ravaged parts of Sevier County. Many East Tennesseans who donated to the fund reached out to 10Listens with questions about exactly how the fund works.

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  11. Federal Aid for Vehicles Damaged by WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WJXB-FM Knoxville

    SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. - Disaster survivors whose vehicles were damaged or destroyed by the Sevier County wildfires of Nov. 28 to Dec. 9 may be eligible to receive federal assistance to repair or replace those vehicles.

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  12. Free legal assistance for Sevier County fire survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Tennessee Emergency Manage Agency are offering free legal assistance to Sevier County wildfire survivors. Assistance is for low-income survivors who need help with home repair contracts, counseling on landlord-tenant issues, or insurance claims .

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  13. Free legal assistance available to victims of wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Daily Times

    A toll-free legal aid hotline is now available for victims of wildfires in Sevier County. The service, which allows callers to request the assistance of a lawyer, is a partnership between the Tennessee Bar Association , Legal Aid of East Tennessee , Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services , Tennessee Supreme Court's Access to Justice Commission, American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and Federal Emergency Management Agency .

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  14. Gatlinburg snow brings hope for recovery Read Story Raishad HardnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    After areas in Sevier County saw between 4 to 6 inches of snow on Friday into Saturday, the snow-topped mountains in Gatlinburg became a welcome sight for homeowners ready for a fresh symbol of hope. Frances and her husband Kelly Castle live in Kentucky but own a condo at The Highlands near Ski Mountain Road.

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  15. Imagination Library puts books in hands of area kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Cindy Lawson, Imagination Library coordinator. The Imagination Library was started by Dolly Parton in 1996 in Sevier County, and since has spread to all 95 counties in Tennessee and over 1,600 communities nationwide as well as the international ...

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  16. The Perira family poses for a selfies in the SmokiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    For those who aren't used to winter weather in Tennessee, the snow certainly a welcome surprise. The Perira family traveled to Sevier County from South Florida for their annual winter vacation.

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  17. HCHS students assist victims of Tennessee fires -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... Carruba and Harlan County High School Principal Edna Burkhart. When she heard about the devastation caused in Sevier County, Tennessee by fires in the area, Harlan County High School teacher Anna Carruba wanted to do something to help. With the ...

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  18. Free Eye Exams & Glasses for Fire VictimsFriday, January 6People...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | WJXB-FM Knoxville

    People displaced by the Sevier County wildfires that devastated the area at the end of November can get a free eye exam and free eyeglasses. That's thanks to the Smoky Mountain Lions Charities.

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  19. Crime 49 mins ago 6:53 p.m.Sevier County jailer, inmate charged in contraband caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Sevier County corrections officer faces charges of bringing drugs into the county jail after he was caught with narcotics Thursday while reporting for work, according to a news release from the Sevier County Sheriff's Office. Charged along with Joshua Davis, 24, are inmate Billy R. McMahan and his mother, Debra L. McMahan, both of Sevierville.

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  20. Sevier County Corrections Officer, 2 others charged in drug smuggling investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A Sevier County Corrections Officer was booked into the jail after he was arrested and charged in connection to introducing narcotics into a penal facility. Seiver County Sheriff Ron Seals said Thursday morning officers searched an item carried into the Sevier County Jail Annex by Joshua Davis, 24, and found narcotics.

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