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Knoxville Students Celebrate Career Day

Close to 90 area employers and colleges will participate in the annual Knox County Schools Career Day from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday at the Knoxville Expo Center, located at 5441 Clinton Highway. The event is free and open to all Knox County Schools’ eighth graders, high school students and their[Read More…]

Feb 15, 2018 News, Schools, South Knoxville

How to Prevent the Flu

With school districts shutting down, the flu has become very serious in East Tennessee. United Healthcare of Tennessee’s Dr. Cassidy has shared ways to prevent the flu if somebody in the household already has it. Create a sick room. The flu virus can live up to 24 hours on surfaces[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 News
Fundraiser Planned for Library

Fundraiser Planned for Library

For those who are tired of preparing a hot meal after a hard day of work, the Seymour Branch Library has the solution. Next Thursday, Feb. 15, residents are able to pick up an easy weekday meal of home-made food that will help raise funds for expanding Seymour’s small library.[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 News, Seymour

The Hogs Ride to Seymour Grille

BY: RAMSEY RICKETTS HERALD NEWS On Tuesday, Feb. 6 the Rocky Top HOG Chapter celebrated their monthly “Dinner Ride” with a trip to Seymour Grille. Motorcyclists met at the Rocky Top Harley Davidson at 5:45 p.m. and biked to Seymour Grille from there. The group planned to arrive at Seymour[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 Featured, News, Seymour

SKA Hosts Candidate Meet and Greet

Thanks to the South Knoxville Alliance, residents will have the opportunity to meet the candidates that are running for two different offices this year. One of the spots that are up for grabs this year is that of Knox County Mayor. Currently, the only candidates running for this position are[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 News, South Knoxville
Shoney’s Offers V-Day Deal

Shoney’s Offers V-Day Deal

Shoney’s is offering guests a choice of three dinners this Valentine’s Day for $24.99 per couple. Each couple can choose two dinners from each of these specials: a ribeye steak dinner, a chicken caprese dinner or a Shoney’s seafood fresh food bar. Each couple will also receive a free hot[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 News

Child Porn Circulates Through Knoxville

BY: AMBERLY SELLERS HERALD NEWS [email protected] Officers with the Knoxville Police Department are warning locals to be aware of a child pornography video that has been circulating the web this week. According to Public Information Officer with the KPD Darrell DeBusk, several area residents have reported receiving a video in[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 Featured, News, South Knoxville
Gloria Johnson Announces Candidacy

Gloria Johnson Announces Candidacy

Democratic candidate Gloria Johnson announced last Friday that she would once again be challenging incumbent Republican Eddie Smith for the State House District 13 seat, marking the third time the two candidates will vie for the same seat in one of Knoxville’s most competitive districts. Gloria Johnson formerly represented District[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 News, South Knoxville

Ministry Holding Dinner

Seymour’s Cross Food Ministry is always looking for ways to help the community while also bringing the locals together in creative and fun ways. On Friday, March 9, the ministry will be hosting a spaghetti dinner and fundraiser for just that purpose. The event will include live entertainment, a raffle[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 News, Seymour

Police Scam Bribes Money Out of Locals

A man has been calling Sevier County residents’ phones claiming to be a police officer to solicit money from victims. The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office has received numerous complaints pertaining to a telephone scam where somebody states that he is a representative from the SCSO named Lt. Stone. According to[Read More…]

Feb 12, 2018 News, Seymour