Sevierville

Sevier County 4-H Members Shine at State Conference

Sevier County 4-H Members Shine at State Conference

Sevier County 4-H was represented by three members this year at State 4-H Roundup and All Star Conference.  Delegates included Victoria Clements, SCHS- State Finalist Level II in the Personal Development Project; Angel Chaffin, Gatlinburg Pittman High School – State Finalist Level II in the Entomology Project and Alexis Hall,[Read More...]

Prizes Offered to Sevier County Blood Donors

Prizes Offered to Sevier County Blood Donors

Medic Regional Blood Center is offering a thrilling prize to one lucky donor in Sevier County during the month of July. Donors will have a chance to win a pair of zip line tickets from Adrenaline Adventures located in Kodak, Tennessee. “One lucky donor will win the tickets which will[Read More...]

Tennessee Tax-Free Holiday August 1-3

This year’s tax-free holiday weekend begins at 12:01 a.m on Friday, August 1 and ends Sunday, August 3 at 11:59 p.m. The State of Tennessee’s Annual Sales Tax Holiday is held every year on the first Friday in August and ends the following Sunday night. During the holiday, clothing with[Read More...]

Early Voting Begins in Seymour

Early voting for the Sevier County General Election at the Seymour Branch Library begins July 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Residents will be able to cast an early vote until Saturday July 26. Hours for voting on Saturday will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Early[Read More...]

SPD offers Collision Avoidance Training to Young Drivers

SPD offers Collision Avoidance Training to Young Drivers

The Sevierville Police Department has scheduled a Collision Avoidance Training seminar on August 15 and 16 the Sevierville Convention Center. The seminar is an effort to improve the driving abilities and overall safety of younger drivers. Drivers age 16 to 20 who have a valid driver’s license, able to provide proof of insurance[Read More...]

July 17, 2014 Events, News, Sevier County, Sevierville
Sevierville Photographer Presents “Yellowstone in Winter”

Sevierville Photographer Presents “Yellowstone in Winter”

Jerry Whaley, an internationally published photographer from Sevierville, will present “Yellowstone in Winter” for the LeConte Photographic Society July 26 in Sevierville. Whaley uses both state-of-the-art digital cameras and a 4×5 large-format camera to capture the rich diversity of images in the US National Parks, especially Great Smoky Mountains National[Read More...]

Streaming Video Available for SCPLS Members

Streaming Video Available for SCPLS Members

Tennessee R.E.A.D.S. has expanded its services with streaming video available to enjoy from the library’s website. Sevier County Public Library card holders now have instant access to streaming video with a growing catalog of digital feature films, documentaries, educational, children’s favorites and more with a modern, easy-to-use viewing experience. Users[Read More...]

Woman Arrested in Sevierville for Attempted Murder

Woman Arrested in Sevierville for Attempted Murder

A woman accused of shooting her husband in the back in Sullivan County was arrested June 22 in Sevierville. WVLT is reporting the woman, Misty Lee Addair, 32, of Bluff City, was wanted for attempted first-degree murder and aggravated assault when she was captured. Addair’s husband was found by his[Read More...]

June 26, 2014 News, Sevierville
Seymour Girls Compete in Cinderella Pageant

Seymour Girls Compete in Cinderella Pageant

Four Seymour young ladies participated in the Tennessee State Cinderella Scholarship Pageant held last week in Pigeon Forge, TN and brought home several awards. The girls were among over 40 delegates from around the state including four from Knoxville and nine from Sevierville. The TN State Cinderella Pageant is comprised[Read More...]

Deadly Week on Chapman Hwy.

Deadly Week on Chapman Hwy.

Vehicle accidents May 28 and 29 on Chapman Hwy. claimed the lives of two Knoxville residents and highlighted the dangers facing area commuters. Knoxville Police Department identified the deceased as Catherine McAmis, 74, and Diane Buckley, 66. McAmis died from injuries sustained in Wednesday’s crash and Buckley from the accident[Read More...]