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Pets for adoption: Thelma & Morris

Pets for adoption: Thelma & Morris

Local News February 12, 2016 at 4:15 pm 0 comments

Thelma is a 10 month old Great Dane Mix waiting for a good home.  Morris is a 2 year old Orange Tabby Cat also hoping to be adopted soon. Adoption fee for Thelma is $100 and $50 for Morris.  Adoption fees cover their first set of vaccinations, spay/neuter and microchip. TheRead More

Rising Country star rocks at Hard Rock Cafe

Rising Country star rocks at Hard Rock Cafe

Entertainment, Local News February 2, 2016 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

By Kayla D. Putman From Hard Rock to Honky Tonk; rising star Shaun Abbott, of Knoxville, brought a country flair to the stage of the Hard Rock Cafe in Pigeon Forge on Friday. Shaun’s musical palette is wide reaching and his set consisted of covers from country legends, rock iconsRead More

Pets for adoption: Oscar & Bannon

Pets for adoption: Oscar & Bannon

Local News February 2, 2016 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

Oscar is a 2 year old Calico Cat waiting for a good home and Bannon is a 10 week old Sheep Dog Mix also hoping to be adopted soon. Adoption fee for Oscar is $50 and $100 for Bannon.  Fees cover their first set of vaccinations, spay/neuter and microchip. The Gnatty BranchRead More

Sevier County Election Commission meeting

Sevier County Election Commission meeting

Local News January 19, 2016 at 5:07 pm 0 comments

By Mike Fitzgibbons, Chairman The Sevier County Election Commission will meet on Monday, January 25, 2016, at 4:30 p.m. at the Sevier County Election Commission Office, 1145 Dolly Parton Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862. The purpose of this meeting is to appoint poll workers, lock provisional ballot boxes for the MarchRead More

Pets for adoption: Sassy & Titus

Pets for adoption: Sassy & Titus

Local News January 19, 2016 at 4:26 pm 0 comments

Sassy is a 5 year old Cocker Spaniel waiting for a good home and Titus is a 2 year old Domestic Short Hair also hoping for to be adopted soon. Adoption fees cover their first set of vaccinations, spay/neuter and microchip. The Gnatty Branch Animal Shelter is open Tuesday thruRead More

Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass logo/photo submitted

Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass set for 2016

Entertainment, Local News January 12, 2016 at 6:05 pm 0 comments

By Amanda Marr Sevierville’s Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass is a family oriented event celebrating the beauty of spring, championship barbeque and world class bluegrass music. Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass takes place during Smoky Mountain Springfest in historic downtown Sevierville, Tennessee. Our Barbeque Cook-Off is an official barbeque championship of theRead 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

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

The Boys and Girls Club logo/photo submitted

Dixie Stampede, Dollywood help top Boys and Girls Club:$500,000 donation puts project over the top

Local News December 29, 2015 at 4:39 pm 0 comments

By Wes Ramey Thanks to a combined $500,000 donation from Dixie Stampede and The Dollywood Company, the new Pigeon Forge Boys and Girls Club soon will be reality. Dixie Stampede and Dollywood each donated $250,000 toward the project during the groundbreaking ceremony for the new facility on Thursday afternoon. TheRead More