NEWPORT—The 71st annual Cocke County Fair will open Monday, July 22, at 4 p.m. This year’s fair theme is “Summer Nights Under Carnival Lights.”
NEWPORT—Tax-free weekend in Tennessee is fast approaching. It is the perfect time to stock up on the necessary items your child will need for …
KNOXVILLE—Seven rising seniors from three area high schools will be among the presentees at the 59th annual Teen Board Presentation Dance in K…
DANDRIDGE—An old rivalry could soon resurface on Cocke County High School’s football schedule in the foreseeable future.
The Newport/Cocke County Rapids got their final tuneup in before heading to next week’s end of season championship meet at the Greater Knoxville Area Interclub Swimming Association swim meet.
Vanderbilt head coach Derek Mason was feeling himself a little bit Thursday as he answered questions during SEC Media Days.
DALLAS—Tennessee football rising junior running back Ty Chandler was named to the 2019 Doak Walker Award preseason candidate list on Wednesday by the PwC SMU Athletic Forum. The award is presented annually to the nation’s top college running back.
Cox arrest: Officers were dispatched to 413 Cosby Highway, in reference to a harassment call on Wednesday, July 17. Upon arrival, Patrolman Shane Bower came in contact with Rhonda J. Cox, 59, Sweet William Road, who was standing near her vehicle. During the investigation, officers learned Co… Read more
Social media is just like mom’s apple pie, it’s not good to eat a whole pie every day.
It is said that sunshine is the best medicine and the best sunshine is found during the summer. The concept of an Endless Summer was based on a 1964 Bruce Brown movie built on the idea that if someone had enough time and money would it be possible to chase summer across the world.
One thing that makes America the greatest nation in the world is our belief in the dignity of work. Work can provide purpose in our lives, and we take pride in the work we do. Hardworking Americans can provide for their families because of good-paying jobs.
Immediately before Congress adjourned for Independence Day, the House finally passed the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act. It fulfilled the President’s request for much-needed, long-overdue humanitarian aid and funding …
A recent visit to Belfast Metropolitan College helped heighten my own awareness of the role of higher education and job training in promoting economic growth, not only in Northern Ireland but also here in East Tennessee. Some of our students at Walters State may soon have a similar opportunity.