Seymour

4 Injured in T-Bone Collision

4 Injured in T-Bone Collision

A broadside collision on Macon Ln. adjacent to Chapman Highway left four people injured Sunday, according to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol. 85-year-old Clyde Loposser was travelling southbound on Chapman Highway when he attempted to make a left turn onto East Macon Ln., reports show. Loposser, who was[Read More…]

Dec 25, 2017 News, Seymour
Seymour Christmas Parade A Success

Seymour Christmas Parade A Success

There were a lot of things standing out during Saturday’s Christmas Parade in Seymour, but for Seymour High School Director of Bands Rhett Butler, what stood out the most was the cold. “This was absolutely the coldest parade I’ve done,” Butler said of the event, the 10th such parade he’s[Read More…]

Dec 18, 2017 Featured, News, Seymour
Man Beats Pregnant Girlfriend and Dog

Man Beats Pregnant Girlfriend and Dog

BY: AMBERLY SELLERS HERALD NEWS [email protected] A Seymour man was arrested Friday after beating both his girlfriend and a puppy. On Thursday just a few minutes until midnight, an officer with the Sevierville Police Department was dispatched to a residence in reference to a domestic dispute, reports show. According to[Read More…]

Dec 18, 2017 Featured, News, Seymour

Salon Carries on Tradition in New Chapman Space

A longtime Seymour business has reopened in a new location. Traditions Salon reopened at its new location on Chapman Highway last Wednesday following the closure of its previous location on Boyd’s Creek Highway. The new location sits next to longtime Seymour restaurant Connie’s Kitchen. For Donna Mitchell, owner of Traditions[Read More…]

Dec 18, 2017 News, Seymour
Local Woman Awarded

Local Woman Awarded

Shirley Pitner was named 2017 FCE Best of the Best for the Eastern Region (FCE) Family & Community Education Clubs. This honor was based on her active involvement with her Seymour Club and community, as well as leadership in the organization. She was recognized at the State FCE Conference in[Read More…]

Dec 18, 2017 News, Seymour

Medic Hosts the Pint Before Christmas

Next Friday, Dec. 22, Medic Regional Blood Center will be hosting “Twas the Pint Before Christmas” to bring in donations for those in need this holiday season. Those who donate will receive a free Texas Roadhouse Appetizer and a free T-shirt or pair of blood donor socks. Donors will also[Read More…]

Dec 18, 2017 News, Seymour
8 Apartments Destroyed in Fire

8 Apartments Destroyed in Fire

Eight apartments were destroyed in Seymour Wednesday morning just after midnight. The Seymour Volunteer Fire Department responded to the Countryside Apartments complex fire, which was located at 847 Old Sevierville Pike near North Pitner Rd. The apartments and belongings were destroyed, but everybody was able to escape the fire safely.[Read More…]

Dec 18, 2017 Featured, News, Seymour
Richmond Coming to Boyd’s Creek

Richmond Coming to Boyd’s Creek

Internationally known recording artist, TV personality and movie actor Donny Richmond, of Sevier County, will appear in a free Christmas Concert this Sunday at Boyd’s Creek Baptist Church in Sevierville. Richmond, a multiple award winning performer, was recently inducted into the Country Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame in Branson,[Read More…]

Dec 13, 2017 News, Seymour
Fire and Rescue Department Thanked

Fire and Rescue Department Thanked

Sevier County Mayor Larry Waters and members of the Sevier County Commission recently thanked the county fire departments and rescue squad for their service and presented them with their annual supplements at the Sevier County Fire Chiefs Association meeting. “The events of Nov. 28, 2016, show how vital fire and[Read More…]

Dec 11, 2017 News, Seymour

Seymour, South Knoxville Employees Acknowledged

Food City has recognized an employee from both the Seymour and South Knoxville store for outstanding volunteerism through the Claude P. Varney Volunteer Recognition Program. At the Seymour store, Floral Manager Mary Lafollette was chosen for her work with Knoxville based Love Kitchen. The Love Kitchen, along with helpful volunteers,[Read More…]

Dec 11, 2017 News, Seymour, South Knoxville