Community

Gomez seeks treatment in Seymour

by Nathaniel Howard According to multiple reports, popular singer and actress Selena Gomez has spent the past few weeks in Seymour at Brookhaven Retreat, a female-only rehab facility. Gomez, who has battled the auto-immune disease Lupus for the past several years, announced the cancellation of her “Revival Tour” August 30.[Read More…]

Oct 27, 2016 Entertainment, Seymour
Seymour Junior High to open fall 2018

Seymour Junior High to open fall 2018

by Nathaniel Howard Work continues at the site of Seymour Junior High School’s future home on North Pitner Rd. Grade work, which began August 1, will soon wrap up and construction will begin on the 95,000 square foot facility. The school will serve seventh, eighth and ninth-graders in the Boyds[Read More…]

Oct 27, 2016 Schools, Seymour
TKA defeats Lenoir City

TKA defeats Lenoir City

by Lee Ramsey It was senior night and homecoming for The Kings Academy Lions on Huskey Field in Seymour.  The weather was rainy but that didn’t put a damper on the TKA football team as they defeated Lenoir City by a score of 35-21. Once again the Lions were led[Read More…]

Oct 27, 2016 News, Schools, Seymour, Sports

UT-VMC Emergency Room Tails

by Amanda Rainey Since I genuinely like most of the people I work with, and we spend so much of our time together, it just makes sense that we also would enjoy hanging out together when we aren’t on duty. Recently some of the ER folks were able to socialize[Read More…]

Oct 27, 2016 Knoxville

Home financing matters- Planning your move

by Richard Swan One of the last things we think about when buying a new home is moving from our current residence into our new home, but this is typically what takes the most time and preparation.  This week on our show, we talked with Eddy Lewis from Gouffon Moving[Read More…]

Oct 27, 2016 Real Estate, Seymour
Wreck ignites power lines, causes outages

Wreck ignites power lines, causes outages

by Nathaniel Howard In a single-car accident, a man lost control and flipped his vehicle on Old Sevierville Pike near Boyds Creek Highway Thursday Oct. 13 around 4 p.m. After apparently running into a curb, the vehicle made contact with nearby guide-wires, causing an electrical fire. Seymour Volunteer Fire Department[Read More…]

Oct 20, 2016 Seymour
Widener receives 4-H honors

Widener receives 4-H honors

Oct 20, 2016 Schools, Seymour
Flames destroy barn

Flames destroy barn

by Nathaniel Howard The Seymour Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Ar Davis Road at around 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16. Crews from Seymour, Blount County and the Tennessee Division of Forestry battled the flames, which had spread from a barn to a nearby field. A total[Read More…]

Oct 20, 2016 Blount County, News
Television star visits local festival

Television star visits local festival

by Nathaniel Howard Don Pedro Colley, who played the Sheriff of Chickasaw County in The Dukes of Hazzard, attended the Wears Valley Fall Festival the weekend of October 14-16. Colley sat at a booth signing autographs next to the General Lee and a Chickasaw County patrol car. Colley, who appeared[Read More…]

Community remembers marble history

Community remembers marble history

by Nathaniel Howard The Candoro Arts and Heritage Center will host a free Homecoming Chili Supper Sunday Oct. 23 from 2 to 6 p.m. The event will honor former Knoxville marble workers and give the community a chance to participate in remembering local history. The Center hosts weddings, events and[Read More…]