The Senior Citizens Home Assistance Service (SCHAS) will honor its Cocke County Citizen of the Year on March 2 at Carson Springs Baptist Conference Center at noon. The honoree will be Cocke County native Carlene Robinson.
Robinson, who was born and raised in Cocke County, is the daughter of Jennings and Betty Jean Robinson. She is the second oldest child of four girls and one boy — Joyce, Carlene, Ella Kate, Jennings Jr. and Tammy. Her grandparents were Virgil C. and Maudella Dirl and John and Dolly Robinson, all of Newport.