Seymour

Saturday Focuses on Small Business

Saturday Focuses on Small Business

This week many Seymour and South Knoxville residents will begin their holiday shopping in earnest. The Friday after Thanksgiving, known as Black Friday, is arguably the biggest shopping day of the year for major retailers across the United States. In the last few years, a host of named shopping days[Read More...]

Food City Expands

Food City Expands

Seymour residents have recently noticed some heavy equipment working in the area between Burger King and Food City on Chapman Hwy. With the recent opening of Family Dollar, which was previously next to Food City, at a new location on Chapman Hwy, representatives of Food City have finally confirmed the[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Business, Community, News, Sevier County, Seymour
Seymour Artist Featured at Tyson-McGhee

Seymour Artist Featured at Tyson-McGhee

Last week the Arts and Culture Alliance of Knoxville announced the newest work to be included in the Arts in the Airport exhibit. Partnering with Tyson-McGhee airport, the Arts Alliance selected work from dozens of artists to display in the airport in a secured area from now through April 2015.[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Community, News, Sevier County, Seymour
Area Pastor Publishes

Area Pastor Publishes

Seymour has no shortage of artists. In the last few months residents have performed, written and exhibited work throughout the tri-county area and beyond. Adding to that list is Seymour resident Shawn Stutz. Stutz recently published a new book entitled “I Have Ears,” with the goal of inspiring readers to[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Community, News, Sevier County, Seymour
Annual Food Drive Begins

Annual Food Drive Begins

Last week, Sevierville Kiwanis Club announced they will be participating in their annual holiday food drive, once again in conjunction with Sevier County Bank. The drive is designed to provide assistance to local families in need of food. The drive will accept donations of canned goods and other non-perishable items,[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Community, News, Sevier County, Sevierville, Seymour
SHS Students Rewarded

SHS Students Rewarded

Friday, Nov 21, Seymour High School students filed into the gymnasium to participate in the first reward day of the school year. Planned as an opportunity to highlight excellence in the student body, Seymour students and teachers alike were recognized for their hard work. One student from each grade level[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Community, News, Sevier County, Seymour
Christmas at Ramsey House

Christmas at Ramsey House

From Dec 7 to Dec 11, Historic Ramsey House will open its doors to a select group of patrons each night for participation in “Holiday Dinner with the Ramseys.” “What makes this event so special is that guests will be served in the Ramsey House dining room on fine china,[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Community, News, Sevier County, Sevierville, Seymour
Winter Prep: Homes

Winter Prep: Homes

This holiday week, Seymour is experiencing a temporary respite from earlier cold temperatures, making it seem like winter is a distant concern. However, homeowners should take this opportunity to delve into winter preparations for their homes. Much like preparing a vehicle for winter, preparing a home begins with a series[Read More...]

Seymour Basketball Downs Pigeon Forge

Seymour Basketball Downs Pigeon Forge

By: Lee Ramsey After two impressive wins over Loudon and Alcoa, the Seymour Eagles basketball team edged out their third win by defeating the Pigeon Forge Tigers 47-44. The Seymour pep band created a great atmosphere although there were virtually no students in the stands. The Eagles and the Tigers[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Lady Eagles Edge Lady Tigers

Lady Eagles Edge Lady Tigers

By: Lee Ramsey It was very close but the Seymour Lady Eagles basketball team held on for a narrow win over the Pigeon Forge Lady Tigers by a score of 56-52 at Seymour. The Lady Eagles blew an eight point lead as they led 41-33 at the end of the[Read More...]

November 26, 2014 Schools, Seymour, Sports