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12U Patriot Baseball Wins USSSA East Tn State Tourney

The 12u JC Patriots, a 50-70 Baseball travel team, made up of players from all over Jefferson County, won the USSSA East Tn…

East Tennessee Historical Society Honors one Jefferson County  Initiative with Award of Excellence in History

East Tennessee Historical Society Honors one Jefferson County Initiative with Award of Excellence in History

The East Tennessee Historical Society’s (ETHS) annual Awards of Excellence were presented at the organization’s Annual Meeting on May 14, 2019, at the…

DAR Names New Officers

DAR Names New Officers

The members of the Martha Dandridge Washington Chapter (MDW), National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDA), welcomed Martha Cummings and Regent Diana…

White Pine Public Library Opens Summer Reading Program

White Pine Public Library Opens Summer Reading Program

The White Pine Public Library opened their Summer Reading Program with a celebration. Local author, Sandy Whittle, along with the book’s star, McIntyre,…

AEC Fills Vacancy on Board of Directors

AEC Fills Vacancy on Board of Directors

Appalachian Electric Cooperative announced the appointment of the newest member of the Co-op’s Board of Directors. Bean Station resident Tim Collins has been…

Savannah Hammer – JCHS Grad Receives Doctorate of Optometry

Savannah Hammer – JCHS Grad Receives Doctorate of Optometry

Savannah Hammer, a graduate of Jefferson County High School, will be helping people see more clearly. Since she was 16 years old, Savannah…

JCHS Dedicates Revolutionary Patriot Sculpture

JCHS Dedicates Revolutionary Patriot Sculpture

The sculpture that we are dedicating today symbolizes several things; and I hope when people see this art work in the future they…

Dandridge DAR Attends Tennessee Conference

Dandridge DAR Attends Tennessee Conference

“Be Ye a Doer” was the theme of Denise Doring VanBuren’s opening speech at the 114th Conference of the Tennessee Society Daughters of…

Missing Dog

Missing Dog

Smoky, a seven month old, seven pound toy Manchester Terrier puppy has been missing since Monday, May 5, 2019. He has a grey…

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Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III called for regulatory intervention that will protect consumers and allow competitors to enter the market currently dominated by a handful of…

The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) announced its second major change this year to help families participating in the Child Care Certificate Program access quality care.  Beginning…

Today is the day to celebrate Dad! Happy Father’s Day from the Jefferson County Post!…

You can only get one through an electric cooperative. The Federal government has once again awarded a substantial loan through the USDA’s Rural Economic Development Loan & Grant…

Millennials – young adults in their 20s and 30s – earn less money without a college degree and are more likely to die prematurely from suicide or drug…

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AG Slatery’s Comments to the FTC on Data and Privacy

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III called for regulatory intervention that will protect consumers and allow competitors to enter the market currently dominated by a handful of…

Tennessee Offers New Incentives to Provide Equal Access to Child Care

Tennessee Offers New Incentives to Provide Equal Access to Child Care

The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) announced its second major change this year to help families participating in the Child Care Certificate Program access quality care.  Beginning…

Tennessee’s Free Fishing Day Is Saturday June 8

Tennessee’s Free Fishing Day Is Saturday June 8

The 2019 Free Fishing Day is Saturday, June 8 when anyone may fish free without a license in Tennessee’s public waters. The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency provides the…

Jefferson City Receives Sight Development Grant

Jefferson City Receives Sight Development Grant

Nine new Site Development Grants totaling more than $1.3 million TNECD’s Site Development Grant program helps communities prepare industrial sites for business investment Since 2016, TNECD has awarded…

AG Slatery Urges Congress to Hold Internet Service Providers Accountable, Ensure States Maintain Right to Stop Criminal Violations of State Law

AG Slatery Urges Congress to Hold Internet Service Providers Accountable, Ensure States Maintain Right to Stop Criminal Violations of State Law

Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III joined a bipartisan group of 47 Attorneys General calling on Congress to amend the Communications Decency Act in order to ensure states…

Tennessee State Parks Host Service Events for Tennessee Promise Students

Tennessee State Parks Host Service Events for Tennessee Promise Students

Tennessee State Parks are offering volunteer events at 54 of the 56 state parks for Tennessee Promise scholars to fulfill their community service hours. Most of the events…

Tennessee, 15 Other States Reach $900,000 Data Breach Settlement

Tennessee, 15 Other States Reach $900,000 Data Breach Settlement

Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III announced today that a U.S. district court judge has signed a consent judgment negotiated by 16 states’ attorneys general and Medical Informatics…