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Humane Society of Jefferson County Rolling Once Again

Humane Society of Jefferson County Rolling Once Again

Imagine having a van full of animals. You’re on the way to take them to another location, so they can find their “furrever” home.  Just as you’re cruising along, suddenly the van breaks down, and you’re stuck on the side of the road with the animals you have in tow.  It’s hot, you’re scared, the [...]

It’s Not Too Late To Register For All Saints Episcopal School 2017 Summer Camp

All Saints’ Episcopal School is excited to announce its line-up of activities for 2017 Summer Camp. For over 30 years All Saints has provided a quality, memory making and entertaining Summer Camp program for children in the Lakeway Area. The program runs from May 30 – July 28 and offers full and half day camps [...]

CARRIE E. PARKS

Carrie E. Parks, age 85 of Morristown, passed away after a brief illness on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare Systems. Carrie retired from Morristown Hamblen School System after serving 15 years. She is preceded in death by her parents; Matthew and Della McFeature Parks, brothers; Carter Parks, Clyde Parks, Lee Parks and [...]

PAUL ALLEN FRAYER

Paul Allen Frayer, age 53 of Morristown, passed away at Select Specialties Hospital in Knoxville, due to medical complications from a stroke, on Friday, May 19, 2017. Paul was born in 1963 to Robert Sr and Virginia Fox Frayer, when Paul was 9 years old he moved to Tennessee, where he later graduated from Jefferson [...]

JOHN R. MEREDITH

JOHN R. MEREDITH, age 94, of Talbott, TN passed away at home on May 18, 2017. He was a member of Talbott Baptist Church, retired from Chapman Drug Company in Knoxville, and served in the U. S. Army during World War II. Preceded in death by parents, Ancil and Etta Baird Meredith; infant brother, Billy [...]

BETTY GAY WALDEN BLANC

Betty Gay Walden Blanc, age 89 of Jefferson City, TN passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017. Memorial funeral service will be 6:00 p.m. Monday, May 22, 2017 at First Baptist Church, Jefferson City. The family will receive friends 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. Monday prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers donations [...]

REBECCA “PAT” STUMP LOWERY

REBECCA “PAT” STUMP LOWERY, age 72, of Jefferson City, TN went to be with the Lord at 10:45 p.m. Wednesday night, May 17, 2017 at the Tennova Physicians Regional in Knoxville. She was a member of Mansfield Gap Baptist Church. Retired from Walmart in Jefferson City. She was an avid golfer and member of Dandridge [...]

HERBERT H. HILL

HERBERT H. HILL, age 84, of Jefferson City, TN passed away May 17, 2017 at Jefferson Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. Survived by loving wife of 25 years, Brenda; children, Shelli (Paul), Sheila (Donny), Sandi (Steve), and Sherri (Jeff); step-children, Robyn (Terry) and Scott; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Liz, Lucy and Shirley; brothers, [...]

Martha Dandridge Washington Chapter of NSDAR Attends State Conference

Martha Dandridge Washington Chapter of NSDAR Attends State Conference

The Tennessee Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution held their 112th State Conference at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs Conference Center April 20 – 23, 2017. The gathering included six members of the Martha Dandridge Washington Chapter representing Jefferson County: Mary Cay Khiel, Regent; Jane Chambers, Vice Regent; Kim Williams-Clabo, Recording Secretary; Karen [...]

Taste Of Dandridge Now Hiring

Taste of Dandridge is now hiring for the following positions: Kitchen Help, Dishwashing, and Servers.  Please apply in person at Taste of Dandridge, 540 Patriot Dr, Dandridge, TN 37725

Martha Dandridge Garden Club to meet May 25

The Martha Dandridge Garden Club will meet on Thursday, May 25 at 2 pm in the Dandridge Senior Center for a presentation by David Dowell from Red Bud Farms about soil nutrition. Come learn about how good worms are for your soil. Visitors are welcome and new members may join at any time.

Jefferson County High School Holds Their 41st Commencement Ceremony

Jefferson County High School Holds Their 41st Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 20th: the day that 451 graduating Seniors from Jefferson County High School have been waiting for has finally arrived. After a procession of the faculty, who lined up according to their years of service, the familiar music of “Pomp and Circumstance” began.  The thousands in attendance to honor the Jefferson County Class of [...]

Jefferson County High School Celebrates Outgoing Seniors With Honors Night

Jefferson County High School Celebrates Outgoing Seniors With Honors Night

May the 16th was a bittersweet day for Jefferson County High School Seniors, as it was the last official day of school for them.  That night, a celebration of the top scholars took place at Carson Newman University.  The best of the 451 future graduates were honored with dozens of awards and scholarships, and it [...]

NELLIE “ESTELLE” GATTIS JORDAN

NELLIE “ESTELLE” GATTIS JORDAN, age 86, of Jefferson City, TN passed from this life on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Formerly of Jacksonville, FL, Estelle was a home health aide for many years. She was born in Waresboro, GA to Sephes and Florence (Smith) Gattis. Estelle was of the Baptist faith, and could remember every word [...]

JCHS Underclassmen Honored at Awards Night

JCHS Underclassmen Honored at Awards Night

Jefferson County High School hosted a night to celebrate the top scholars of the school year.  Monday night, students from grades 9 through 11 were recognized for the Underclass Honors Night.  Narrated by Brant Adams and Katie Wright, the top students from every department were recognized for their excellence both in and out of the [...]

Fiscally Conservative Balanced Budget Passed By House Of Representatives

Fiscally Conservative Balanced Budget Passed By House Of Representatives

In the final week of this year’s legislative session, the House of Representatives passed the state’s annual budget bill with an 83 – 2 vote. The bill’s passage was the culmination of months of tireless work crafting a fiscally responsible and balanced plan for Tennessee’s future. The $37 billion budget cuts taxes, puts $132 million [...]

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