Events

Harvest Festival & Auction

Harvest Festival & Auction

Seymour Community Christian School will be having its annual Harvest Festival & Auction fundraiser. All proceeds will benefit the school. Date of the event is Friday, October 3, 2014 Harvest Festival & Concessions (5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) Games, inflatables, and a General Store. Admission is free and tickets will[Read More...]

September 16, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Seymour
‘Learning to Laugh Again” with Chonda Pierce Comes to Knoxville

‘Learning to Laugh Again” with Chonda Pierce Comes to Knoxville

America’s top-selling female comedian Chonda Pierce will bring an evening of laughter and ministry to Knoxville, Tennessee, on Tuesday, September 23rd, at 7 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church in Knoxville. Presented by Muse Concerts and sponsored by Feed the Children, ‘Learning to Laugh Again’ will feature Chonda’s unique ability to[Read More...]

September 4, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Knoxville
First Friday Opening at Blount Mansion

First Friday Opening at Blount Mansion

It is our immense pleasure to invite the community to the next First Friday Art Opening at the Blount Mansion Visitors Center. We are privileged to have acquired many wonderful pieces over the years, and now we are going to display them for our visitors. This exhibit will showcase some[Read More...]

September 2, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Knoxville, South Knox

Beth Moore Simulcast hosted by Seymour First Baptist Church

LifeWay Christian Resources is slated to simulcast well-known Bible teacher and best-selling author Beth Moore live from Fort Wayne, IN, on September 13th. Seymour First Baptist Church is serving as a host location for the Seymour area. Living Proof Live, sponsored by Nashville-based publishing company LifeWay Christian Resources, will feature[Read More...]

August 25, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Seymour
Civil War Event in Seymour

Civil War Event in Seymour

By Jay Miller, [email protected] Wheatlands Plantation in Seymour held their annual Civil War Event July 19 and July 20 despite the presence of inclement weather. The first day of the events kept dozens of expected visitors away when over two inches of rain came down on the plantation.  Things were[Read More...]

Hidden Cash Found in Seymour

Hidden Cash Found in Seymour

The first round of the local Hidden Cash game commenced at 5:00pm on August 8. Within two hours, the cash was found and claimed by Gary and Marie Flanagan. This week’s Hidden Cash will take place in two locations: Seymour and South Knoxville. Follow us on Facebook.com/HeraldNewsTN or Twitter @HeraldNewsTn for clues[Read More...]

August 14, 2014 Community, Entertainment, Events, Featured, News, Seymour
Special Escort Planned for Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Pigeon Forge Arrival

Special Escort Planned for Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Pigeon Forge Arrival

A caravan down the Parkway to mark the arrival of a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial has been added to a multi-day salute to America’s veterans in Pigeon Forge this month. The major events are Aug. 21-24 and include the Celebrate Freedom Welcome Home Vietnam Parade on Aug.[Read More...]

August 14, 2014 Calendar, Community, Events, Featured, News, Sevier County
Dr. Robert F. Thomas Foundation celebrates 25th Evening of Elegance

Dr. Robert F. Thomas Foundation celebrates 25th Evening of Elegance

This Saturday, August 16, the Dr. Robert F. Thomas Foundation will celebrate the 25th year of its signature event – the Evening of Elegance ball and auction – with a sparkling night of tributes to the health of Sevier County.  Themed “To Your Health!”, the 2014 Evening of Elegance will honor the[Read More...]

SPD Officers Receive Lifesaving Awards for June Rescue

SPD Officers Receive Lifesaving Awards for June Rescue

Several City of Sevierville police officers and firefighters received Lifesaving Awards at a Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting Monday, August 4, 2014, Officers Graham Ownby, Mike Lequire, Eric Denton and Thomas Thompson, and Firefighters Andrew Wilson, John Satterfield and Andy Johnson were all recognized by the Board of Mayor and[Read More...]

August 14, 2014 Community, Events, News, Sevier County, Sevierville
South Knox Band to Perform at Seymour Branch

South Knox Band to Perform at Seymour Branch

The Mule Creek Muleskinners will perform “hard-driving traditional bluegrass” at the gazebo next to Seymour Public Library on August 15. The concert will be the third and final of the Friends of the Library “Summer Sounds and Sweets” series for the year. The performance will begin at 7:00 pm and[Read More...]