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AAA Says If You Travel This Weekend, You Won’t Be Alone On The Roads

AAA SAYS TENS OF MILLIONS OF AMERICANS ARE EXPECTED TO TRAVEL FOR THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND….

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Local News

Greeneville Independence Day Events Planned

The Town of Greeneville is gearing up for its annual American Downtown – Independence Day Celebration/Parade, scheduled for Saturday, June 29th at 9 PM. Entries are now open for patriotic participants to join the parade, with a theme focused on honoring current and past servicemen and women. Registration is mandatory and must be completed by […]

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Local News

Area Jobless Rate Falls

Greene County is seeing a positive economic shift as the unemployment rate dropped to 3.1 percent in April, down from 3.5 percent in March. This improvement mirrors the state trend, with Tennessee’s overall unemployment rate matching its all-time low at 3.1 percent. The decline is welcomed news for the region’s workforce, indicating potential growth and […]

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Tennessee News

Graceland Saved

A TENNSSEE COURT HAS HALTED THE SALE OF ELVIS PRESLEY’S GRACELAND MANSION…

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Local News

Flames Leave Home Heavily Damaged

An abandoned house in Mosheim suffered heavy damage from a fire on Tuesday night. Firefighters responded to the blaze at 560 Main Street around 9:45 PM. The home was fully engulfed upon their arrival. Arson investigators are now examining the cause.

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Local News

Motorcycle Crash On Horton Highway Leaves One Injured

On Tuesday night, a motorcycle accident on the Horton Highway resulted in one person being flown from the scene. The motorcycle collided with a guardrail, prompting the United Volunteer Fire Department to dispatch two fire trucks and seven firefighters. Highlands Air Rescue airlifted the driver to Johnson City Medical Center. EMS, the Greene County Sheriff’s […]

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Local News

Be Bear Aware

As summer approaches, residents and visitors in Tennessee are urged to remain vigilant due to increased bear activity. The Tennessee Department of Transportation and Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency are emphasizing the importance of safety, especially along scenic byways where bears are more active. With the bear population estimated at 5,000-6,000 statewide, precautions are essential. TDOT […]

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Local News

Greeneville Is Growing

Greene County is making headlines as the fastest-growing county in Northeast Tennessee for 2023. According to data from the University of Tennessee’s Boyd Center, Greene County ranked 16th in growth statewide. With new businesses and projects like a 72-unit apartment complex and housing developments underway, Greeneville is experiencing a boom. However, with growth comes traffic […]

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North Carolina News

2 North Carolina Communities Make The Grade

Do you live in the BEST part of the country? U.S. News & World Report is out with the list… Greenville, South Carolina, ranked No. 4, while Charlotte and Raleigh in North Carolina ranked No. 5 and No. 6, respectively.

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Tennessee News

Click It Or Ticket Now Running In Tennessee

The Click It or Ticket campaign kicks off this week, and it runs to June 2. Local and state agencies are increasing seat belt enforcement as part of a national effort. The focus will be on both daytime and nighttime enforcement, as data shows higher fatalities occur at night among unrestrained occupants. In Greene County, […]

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