March Is Extension Month in Tennessee

County Offices Are Planning Celebrations Statewide KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — March is Extension Month in Tennessee. Extension is a national educational program supported by USDA through the nation’s land-grant universities and administered with funding from state and local governments. In Tennessee there are Extension offices in each of the 95 counties. County Extension offices across the […]

Fire Department provides ‘Stop The Bleed’ training

City firefighters, paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians typically reach an emergency scene in a matter of minutes. But when seconds count, that might be too late.   The Knoxville Fire Department is partnering with the University of Tennessee Medical Center and American Medical Response ambulance service to provide “Stop the Bleed” training. It’s part of […]

I-40 Bridge Work Postponed in Knoxville

Due to heavy rains in the forecast, I-40 bridge repair activities in Knoxville will NOT take place this weekend.  Work will get back underway next Friday, March 16, and will take at least three weekends to complete between MM 380 (West Hills) and 385 (I-640 interchange).

This Week’s Tennessee Tourism Round Up

Tour waterfalls, hike among the wildflowers, canoe on Reelfoot Lake, unwind with yoga and wine, discover your roots with genealogy workshops and wear green for unique St. Patrick’s Day celebrations across the state. Here’s what’s going on this week in Tennessee. For a complete list of events, visit Ongoing Pigeon Forge – The entire month of […]

The Farragut Food and Wine Festival is coming

SHOP FARRAGUT and the Town of Farragut are getting ready for one of the most exciting evenings eagerly anticipated every year.   The Farragut Food and Wine Festival has proved to have a regional draw of more than 1,000 food and fun lovers.   This event, now being produced for the 9th time is presented this […]

Legal and Public Notices for the week of March 5, 2018

Foreclosure notices   NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE   STATE OF TENNESSEE, KNOX COUNTY WHEREAS, April R. Hinchey executed a Deed of Trust to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for SunTrust Mortgage, Inc.., Lender and Larry A. Weissman, Trustee(s), which was dated February 18, 2009 and recorded on February 20, 2009 in Instrument No. […]

Haslam forms working group to review school safety, make immediate safety recommendations to enhance security

Leaders in Government, Safety, Education, Mental Health To Meet This Week   NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced he has formed a working group of leaders from the executive branch, General Assembly, safety, education and mental health to immediately begin reviewing school safety in Tennessee and provide recommendations to enhance the security of […]