Newport, TN

Pair face multiple alcohol-related charges

NEWPORT – A traffic stop by a Newport police officer led to two people facing multiple charges related to alcohol consumption. According to a report filed by Officer Lindsey Laughter, she observed a black SUV traveling north on Cosby Highway at about 11:57 p.m. Wednesday evening. The officer observed the SUV cross the fog line and almost run onto the sidewalk. She then saw the vehicle driving in the middle of the northbound lanes, straddling the dividing line. ...

Morristown, TN Ranks as One of the Poorest Big Cities in the Country

Large cities and metropolitan areas have long been hubs of economic activity and prosperity in the United States. Large employers that can pay enough to attract top talent from around the country often have operations in places like Austin, Chicago, New York, and San Francisco. As a result, these cities, and many others like them, have a high concentration of high-income residents. But while some American cities stand out for the economic opportunity they offer, many others are notable for the opposite reason. There are...

GPD: Man hit by arrow outside Greeneville bar

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) – A man was standing outside a Greeneville bar early Saturday morning when he was suddenly hit in the knee by an arrow, according to police. According to a police report, Chuck Swatzell said he was standing outside the Watering Trough when he felt a pain in his knee and realized that […]

Gunfire at local nightspot under investigation

Investigators continue to search for suspects involved in an altercation at a Bulls Gap nightspot that included gunfire. A report from the Mosheim Police Department says officers were called to The Gap Bar and Grill on Sept. 17 just after 3:30 a.m. after a fight ensued involving three females and two males inside the establishment.

Wilderness at the Smokies to see largest expansion in park’s history

Wilderness at the Smokies officials recently announced that they are starting on a $40 million expansion and renovation, the largest in the resort’s history to date. This expansion is in honor of the resort’s upcoming 15th anniversary in 2023. Officials with the resort held a special groundbreaking event...

Everything You Need to Know About the Upcoming Buc-ee’s in Sevierville Tennessee

Sevierville Tennessee is soon going to be home to one of the world’s largest convenience stores! This store is part of a chain that is simply called Buc-ee’s. Buc-ee’s are known for their clean bathrooms, plentiful gas pumps, and quirky snacks and gifts. There will be so much to explore in this large establishment that will serve people from all over! Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming Buc-ee’s in Sevierville Tennessee:

16 Best Restaurants in Sevierville, TN

There is no better place to visit than Sevierville if you love good food. There are numerous restaurants in Sevierville that offer something for everyone. It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for a casual meal, a fine dining experience, or something in-between, Sevierville has it all. Listed below are 16 of the best restaurants in Sevierville, TN.

25 Fun & Best Things to Do in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

The misty mountains of east Tennessee provide the perfect backdrop for things to do in Gatlinburg. You can’t beat this little piece of paradise for outdoor adventure, unique wildlife, family-friendly attractions, and mountaintop thrills. Located approximately 30 miles east of Knoxville in Sevier County, Gatlinburg is the entry point...

Moore leads CCMS in win over G-P

Spencer Moore Jr. has dominated throughout this season as the Cocke County Middle School quarterback, and Thursday was no different. Moore scored twice and threw another touchdown to Tyson Sutton, and CCMS ran away with a 22-8 win over Gatlinburg-Pittman at Hammonds Stadium, otherwise known as the Mountain Thicket. The Roosters drew first blood after recovering a fumble in the first quarter. ...

Report: Two arrested after overdosing with child in the car

On Tuesday, Sept. 20 around 7:12 p.m., officers responded to the parking lot of East Tennessee Children's Hospital for a reported overdose. According to the arrest report, a 911 call said that man and woman were overdosing with a small child in the vehicle's back seat in the parking lot.

Landers Pull Away At Cosby For Region 1-A Win

Cloudland took care of business late. The ‘Landers pulled away for a 40-24 victory over Cosby on the road Friday night in Region 1-A action. With the win, the ‘Landers continue to control their destiny in the region race. Cloudland opened up the scoring as Gage McKinney scored...

Large quantity of meth, fentanyl and firearms seized at Mooresburg residence

Two Mooresburg men are facing drug trafficking and felony gun charges after meth and fentanyl were seized after the HCSO executed a search warrant last week. Detective Gary Lawson stated in his report that on Sept. 15 the HCSO Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on the residence of Tristan Dale McDaniel, 35, 121 Murphy Road, Mooresburg. Lawson reported that during the search he located a baggy containing 40 grams...

Sevierville named a top fall fishing destination

A former Knoxville Marine has been wrongfully detained in Venezuela since Sept. 9, 2020, according to his family. Knoxville Marine being held in Venezuela attempts suicide, family asks for help. Updated: 4 hours ago. |. A former Knoxville Marine has been wrongfully detained in Venezuela since Sept. 9, 2020, according...

Pete Nelson Builds Mountain-View Treehouse Rentals in Tennessee

Often labeled as the world’s best treehouse builder, Pete Nelson has been realizing people’s dream of highrise living for the last several years. Lately, the American treehouse builder has again been commissioned by Ayres to build eight new mountain-view treehouses at Treehouse Grove in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. With new additions on the forested hill, the resort has now a total of 16 treehouse rentals.