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…]

KFD To Host Fire-Safety Event

by Nathaniel Howard The Knoxville Fire Department will host An Evening With The Firefighters, Thursday Oct. 13 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Market Square Mall as part of the National Fire Prevention Association’s annual Fire Prevention Week. The week, which serves to educate the public on fire safety and[Read More…]

Sevierville Based Group Produces Spooky Show

Sevierville Based Group Produces Spooky Show

by Meredith Cordle A new reality show hopes to hit television screens in the near future, with a concept different from any seen before. Wrestling With Ghosts is a new show from Justin Richards, a true paranormal believer. According to Vinnie Vineyard, also known as “Funkmaster V”, the show combines[Read More…]

Oct 13, 2016 Entertainment, Events, News, Sevier County

Market Hosts Last of the Season

Seymour’s Farmers Market will have its final market day for the 2016 season on Saturday, October 8, from 8 am to 2 pm in the parking lot of Seymour First Baptist Church on Chapman Highway. The market will feature a Christmas Crafts Fair with local crafters, featuring items specifically for[Read More…]

Oct 7, 2016 Community, Events, News, Seymour

Rivers and Roads Day To Beautify Seymour

Seymourians are invited to Seymour’s annual Fall Roads and Rivers Day. The event will take place on October 1st from 9am to noon and is sponsored by Sevier County’s Keep Sevier Beautiful organization. It is a twice yearly effort to remove trash from roads, stream banks, rivers, and public spaces[Read More…]

Sep 23, 2016 Community, Events, News, Seymour
Final Event of The Season in South Knoxville

Final Event of The Season in South Knoxville

Residents of Knoxville will have one more opportunity to take a ride or walk with city officials during the final touring event of Bike Walk Knoxville’s summer lineup. The event in South Knoxville is an opportunity to ride with city and county officials on September 20 at 6pm. The ride[Read More…]

Sep 16, 2016 Community, Events, News, South Knox

Old-Fashioned Tent Revival Planned

Grace Baptist Church in Seymour is planning many events in the near future for the community. The church will host an Old Fashioned Community Tent Revival from Sunday, October 2nd to Thursday, October 6 at Grace Baptist, located at 113 Smothers Road (Corner of Boyd’s Creek and Smothers Rd.) and[Read More…]

Sep 16, 2016 Community, Events, Seymour
Community Remembers 15th Anniversary of Attacks

Community Remembers 15th Anniversary of Attacks

Across the country, many gathered on September 11 to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack on the United States. Churches remembered the victims and special ceremonies were dedicated to remembrance, as well. Here in Seymour, one business continued their tradition of showing appreciation to Seymour’s Volunteer Fire[Read More…]

Sep 16, 2016 Business, Community, Events, News, Seymour

Park Plans Three-Day Extravaganza For Labor Day

Dollywood plans an exciting Labor Day weekend designed to help guests send summer off with a bang—literally. Visitors will have plenty to keep them entertained during the three-day period with fireworks shows, a Christian rock music festival, an annual promotion which is now a tradition for East Tennesseans and the[Read More…]

Sep 1, 2016 Entertainment, Events, News, Sevier County
Courthouse Receives Bomb Threat

Courthouse Receives Bomb Threat

On Monday, August 22, Sevier County’s Sheriff’s Dispatch received a call from E-911. The caller stated that he had information that “someone was going to set off a bomb at the courthouse.” Sheriff’s Deputies investigated the source of the call and were able to locate the residence from which the[Read More…]

Sep 1, 2016 Events, News, Sevier County