Archive for January, 2016

From the Hart:The Uncle Your Parents Warned You About

From the Hart:The Uncle Your Parents Warned You About

From the Hart, Humor January 12, 2016 at 4:29 pm 0 comments

By Ron Hart It is time I stop railing at politicians and start making fun of my family again. The focus groups who read my column seem to want to hear more about my Uncle Mac. Everyone but my family wants me to talk about him. When you are beguiledRead More

Sevier County HOME grant for low-income housing rehab

Sevier County HOME grant for low-income housing rehab

Local News January 12, 2016 at 4:23 pm 0 comments

By Perrin Anderson Sevier County was awarded a HOME grant in the amount of $500,000 for a Housing Rehabilitation Program to provide technical and financial assistance to low-income residents. The funds received under the HOME grant will be used to address single-family, owner-occupied, substandard housing within unincorporated Sevier County. ResidentsRead More

Sixth annual K2 Elite Invitational tournament scheduled

Sixth annual K2 Elite Invitational tournament scheduled

Local Sports January 12, 2016 at 4:16 pm 0 comments

SEVIERVILLE (press release) Volleyball, a game more closely associated with summer fun, is providing some warmth for winter tourism revenue in the Smokies this year. With 325 teams scheduled to compete, the sixth annual K2 Wilderness at the Smokes tournament and fifth annual K2 Elite Invitational, hosted by Wilderness atRead More

Sevierville Commons Association small business workshop set of January 23

Sevierville Commons Association small business workshop set of January 23

Business, Local News January 12, 2016 at 4:11 pm 0 comments

By Amanda Marr The Sevierville Commons Association will be hosting a CO.STARTERS workshop presented by the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center on Saturday January 23 from 8am until 5pm. The day-long course will cover how to launch a business in downtown Sevierville and touch on topics such as identifying your assumptions, identifyingRead More

Pets for adoption: Nahko & Dayton

Pets for adoption: Nahko & Dayton

Local News January 12, 2016 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

Nahko is a 1 year old Chocolate Lab/Shepherd Mix waiting for a good home and Dayton is a Domestic Short Hair Cat also hoping to be adopted soon. Adoption fee for Nahko is $100 and $50 for Dayton.  Fees cover their first set of vaccinations, spay/neuter and microchip. The Gnatty Branch AnimalRead More