Youth sports company Ripken Baseball will spend $3 million to renovate four baseball fields in Pigeon Forge, expanding their inventory of Sevier County sites from six to ten fields.
One man's trash is another bear's treasure | GPS collars track bears leaving the Smokies, crossing I-40 to get food
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The bear population in the Smokies is growing. According to Wildlife Biologists in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, there could be more than 1,900 Black Bears in the greater Gatlinburg area. Meanwhile, visitation at the national park is off the charts. In 2021, more than...
A Sevier County family that owns a gift shop has finally been successful in opening their business, but they had to fight tons of red tape first to get their business license.
SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The son of a hospitalized Sevier County deputy reached a big milestone Tuesday night: graduating kindergarten. With the assistance of law enforcement agencies across East Tennessee, the room was packed with officers standing in for Sevier County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Deputy Johnathan Dodd, who couldn’t be there.
The Knox County Health Department has a new leader. We're hearing from him for the first time in a one-on-one interview.
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - When it comes to filling up at the pump, some first responders in East Tennessee are feeling the impact when it comes to fueling their fire trucks. ”We haven’t cut back on any services but just being very conscious,” shared Chief John Linsenbigler with the Seymour Volunteer Fire Department.
WEARS VALLEY, Tenn. — A 92-year-old woman will soon have a refund from security company ADT after her caregiver said she struggled to get the contract canceled for a home destroyed in a wildfire in Wears Valley earlier this Spring. "They told me, 'It's not our fault that her...
Flights added at McGhee Tyson as Vols head to Death Valley in the fall. American Airlines added direct flights from Knoxville to Baton Rouge for the fall to accommodate Vols fans headed to Death Valley. Kingsport man missing after he told his mother he was getting on Greyhound bus in...
With 22nd state trip, Ads baseball going for ‘11th’. The Farragut High School baseball team is headed back to the TSSAA state tournament. Again — for the 22nd time. In a game characterized by “wasn’t real pretty but we’ll take it,” the homestanding Admirals held off a late-charging Sevier County team, 7-5, in a Class 4A Sectional win Friday, May 20.
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SCSO Chief Deputy Michael Hodges said that Deputy Dodd was hospitalized after a crash Sunday. The SCSO said he is "critical but stable."