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Newport among locations for October mammograms

KNOXVILLE-October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month-the perfect time to discuss the importance of early detection. Tennova Healthcare is spreading the word about mammograms and encouraging women to get screened for the disease. Tennova is offering a Mammogram Special at eight locations, incl

NEWPORT PLAIN TALK - 2017-09-19 09:00:00

Newport man scammed by phony IRS

A Newport man told Newport Patrol Officer Mike Robey on Saturday that he received a call from an individual who identified himself as Jason Miller, an IRS agent. Miller said the man owed more than $6,000 in back taxes and he would be jailed if he did not make a $2,000 payment immediately. The "agent

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 15:34:00

Police: Third arrest made in London subway attack

LONDON (AP) - British police have arrested a third suspect in connection with the bomb that partially exploded on a London subway last week. Police said they arrested a 25-year-old man in Wales on Tuesday evening under the Terrorism Act. They say a property in Newport, Wales 140 miles (225 kilometer

DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-19 21:01:31

Lorenz gets 10 extra years for jail break

A Strawberry Plains man had 10 years tacked onto his prison sentence last week for participating in a 2016 jail escape that injured two corrections officers. Richard Coty Lorenz, 27, of 3498 Blue Springs Road, Strawberry Plains, pled guilty to aggravated robbery, theft over $1,000, escape, and three

STANDARD BANNER - 2017-09-19 13:30:00

Elizabeth Hall named Stokely Memorial Library Director

NEWPORT-Stokely Memorial Library patrons are already familiar with her face, but they may not realize that Elizabeth Hall is now the institution's director. Hall assumed her new duties Sept. 1, replacing Meschelyn Barrett, who retired as the library's director on Aug. 31. She's one of the "English C

NEWPORT PLAIN TALK - 2017-09-19 09:00:00

Here's why the autumn color forecast is bright

The leaves should be at their peak beginning in October on the Parkway, later in the month in the Upstate. It's still too early to tell just how brilliantly colored the autumn leaves will be this year, but Clemson University's forest ecologist Donald Hagan says there's potential for a spectacular se

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-18 12:00:02

2115 TIMOTHY RD, Talbott, TN 37877

3 bed 2 bath mobile home on 0.73 acres within walking distance of Cherokee Lake. 2 car detached carport, handicap ramp to back of home, and 3 outbuildings. Mobile home was added on to in the past. Home needs work -- cash or conventional financing only. Ideal for a fishing getaway. Metal roof, covere

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 04:38:01

Community Grieves Child's Death

After the sudden and tragic death of her 5-year-old son, Cody, a kindergarten student at Nolachuckey Elementary School, to an all-terrain vehicle accident in North Carolina on Thursday, Ashley Landers described the raw emotions of her grief. "There's no way for a parent to cope with the loss of a ch

GREENEVILLE SUN - 2017-09-18 14:30:00

5-year-old killed in accident named honorary Greeneville PD K-9 officer

GREENE COUNTY, TN (WJHL)- A Greene County 5-year-old that was recently killed in a utility vehicle accident had a big dream, and Monday night we found out local law enforcement agencies were working with his family to make sure that dream comes true. Family members confirmed with News Channel 11 tha

WJHL.COM - 2017-09-18 22:32:31

UPDATE: Greene Co. escaped inmate captured Tuesday morning

Pictured: Timothy Linden Crisp GREENE COUNTY, TN (WJHL)- Greene County Sheriff Pat Hankins confirmed with News Channel 11 Tuesday morning that Timothy Crisp was back in police custody. Crisp escaped Sunday morning around 10:30 from the Greene County Workhouse on Summer Street in Greeneville. Sheri

WJHL.COM - 2017-09-19 14:00:51

Police Use Taser, Pepper Spray To Arrest 'Enraged' Man

A very irate man who allegedly assaulted a woman Monday night in the 100 block of Unaka Street struggled with a police officer before being taken into custody. Justin W. Pridemore, 23, of 103 Unaka St., was charged by Greeneville police with aggravated domestic assault and resisting arrest. Police w

GREENEVILLE SUN - 2017-09-19 14:30:00

Nannie "Tootsie" Fern Harmon

KINGSPORT - Nannie "Tootsie" Fern Harmon, passed away on Sunday (September 17, 2017) at her residence surrounded by her loving family after an extended illness. Tootsie was born on November 14, 1935 to the late Herbert Lawrence & Ruby Mae (New) Carter in Greeneville, TN. Tootsie married the love of

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2017-09-18 21:38:00

Bearden girls soccer shuts out district opponents, wins regular-season title

Bearden girls soccer took care of District 2-AAA in easy fashion, clinching the regular-season championship on Thursday without allowing a goal. The Bulldogs shut out Jefferson County 5-0 on Thursday to finish their district play 4-0. Bearden outscored its district opponents 21-0, beating Morristown

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2017-09-19 16:47:25

WSCC offers Fall Break Archery Camp

MORRISTOWN - An "On Target for Life" Archery Camp will be offered Oct. 16-17 at Walters State's Morristown Campus. The date is timed to go along with many fall breaks in the area. The camp is for fifth- through eighth-grade students. All equipment is provided and the cost for the two-day camp is $40

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2017-09-19 10:00:00

Police: Morristown West High student arrested for Snapchat threats

MORRISTOWN, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A student from Morristown West High School faces charges after investigators say he made threats against the school on social media. A school resource officer with the Morristown Police Department was notified Tuesday morning that a 14-year-old freshman allegedly made thr

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2017-09-19 21:40:00

2507 Lakemont Circle, Morristown, TN 37813

You don't want to miss this house! Completely updated house in Lakeshore Estates, it won't last long. House has a spacious kitchen with NEW granite countertops, NEW tile backsplash, NEW cabinet hardware, NEW lighting, and all brand NEW appliances. Large living room features all hardwood floors with

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

1083 Hazelwood Circle, Morristown, TN 37814

Wow!!! As you walk into the great room of this newly renovated home you are greeted with hardwood floor leading up to the large open kitchen with granite counter tops and large working area. An open airy feel is inviting you to the covered screened in deck which leads out into the fenced in area for

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 04:38:23

Indictment: More fraud against fund

SEVIERVILLE -- A Gatlinburg woman has become the latest person charged with defrauding the Dollywood Foundation, in a sealed presentment that became public upon her arrest. Thirty-nine-year-old Candy Joy Jeffries Brucoglio is charged with money laundering, theft of property worth $1,000 to $10,000,

MOUNTAIN PRESS - 2017-09-20 05:45:00

Library celebrates Talk Like a Pirate Day

Kestrel Clark (center) and Inka Nelson (right) listen to youth services librarian Jill Przytarski (left) read a pirate-themed book on Tuesday at Gatlinburg's Anna Porter Public Library. Sept. 19 was International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Staffers at the library observed the holiday with crafts and pi

MOUNTAIN PRESS - 2017-09-20 05:45:00

Mountain Tough names new director

SEVIERVILLE -- The Mountain Tough Recovery Team completed its search for a new executive director by tapping Barbra Joines, a former general manager at Dollywood who's been involved in the Dollywood Foundation since its inception. Joines will take over the job Oct. 30. "Barbara is the perfect choice

MOUNTAIN PRESS - 2017-09-20 05:45:00