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Snow Blankets Region

Snow Blankets Region

By Meredith Cordle East Tennessee contended with snow and icy conditions for much of last week. On Wednesday, January 13, many were surprised to wake up to more than the typical dusting of snow the area receives. Parts of Knoxville saw more than 2 inches, while areas of Sevier County[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 Community, News, Seymour

Wrestling Picking Up Wins

By Lee Ramsey The Seymour Eagles wrestling team continued their winning ways this past week as they defeated Sevier County 60-22 and Northview Academy 51-24 in the Sevier County Championships held at Pigeon Forge High School. Seymour coach Derek Harrison continues to show exceptional leadership with his Eagle wrestlers. Individual[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 News, Schools, Seymour, Sports
Eagles Lose To Morristown East

Eagles Lose To Morristown East

By Lee Ramsey It was one of those nights as the Seymour Eagle basketball team hosted the Morristown East Hurricanes and lost 84-68. The Hurricanes led almost the entire game. Seymour’s only lead came after Clayton Ogle’s three pointer followed by Jake Blaylock’s three pointer. Mo East dominated in the[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 Community, News, Schools, Seymour, Sports
Lady Eagles Fly Over Morristown

Lady Eagles Fly Over Morristown

The Seymour Lady Eagles basketball team started slow but finished strong over the Morristown East Lady Hurricanes by a score of 66-55 in a District 2-AAA game at Seymour. As has been the case in recent games, Seymour struggled in the postposition. Being the well coached team that they are[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 News, Schools, Seymour, Sports

Building Comes Down In Seymour

A local building demolished recently has led many in Seymour to speculate on what, if anything will replace the building, located in the strip of buildings housing Jerry’s Auto Glass and the former location for Seymour Tire. The building, at 573 Chapman Hwy. was demolished over several days, though plans[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 Business, Community, News, Seymour
Exciting Gifts Donated To Mission

Exciting Gifts Donated To Mission

Visitors to Treasures From the Heart thrift stores in Sevierville and Seymour are used to seeing a great variety of items, from clothes to electronics to furniture. The selection just got even better, thanks to donations from supporters of Smoky Mountain Area Rescue Ministries, which operates the stores. The Sevierville[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 Business, News, Sevier County, Sevierville, Seymour
Fatal Crash Investigated

Fatal Crash Investigated

A crash that occurred at approximately 3:58pm on Friday, January 15th is being investigated by Knoxville’s Police Department. On the 15th, officers responded to a two-vehicle injury crash at the ramp from Chapman Highway to John Sevier Highway. When officers arrived on the scene, they alerted a Crash Reconstruction Unit[Read More…]

January 29, 2016 Community, Knox County, News, Seymour, South Knox
Seymour Wrestlers Win Two Of Three

Seymour Wrestlers Win Two Of Three

It wasn’t the homecoming that former Seymour Eagle wrestling coach Alex Cate was looking for. Cate left Seymour after last year to coach wrestling for the Maryville Rebels. Cate had tremendous success while at Seymour. After spending six years at Seymour, Cate expected to come back with a win but[Read More…]

January 15, 2016 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Cold Shooting Eagles Lose To Trojans

Cold Shooting Eagles Lose To Trojans

After spotting the Morristown West Trojans 15 points, 18-3 in the early minutes of the game, the Seymour Eagle basketball team tied the score at 37 in the third quarter before eventually losing 62-48. The Eagles never gave up after starting the game ice cold from the field. The comeback[Read More…]

January 15, 2016 Schools, Seymour, Sports
Lady Eagles Fall To Morristown West

Lady Eagles Fall To Morristown West

by Lee Ramsey It wasn’t a game that Seymour Lady Eagle basketball coach Amy James would like to remember as the Morristown West Lady Trojans dissected the Lady Eagles 56-14. The officials could have stopped the game after the first quarter as the Lady Trojans already had more points at[Read More…]

January 15, 2016 Schools, Seymour, Sports