COOKEVILLE — Meigs County fell short in Saturday’s Class 2A BlueCross Bowl in a 27-16 loss to Peabody to end a 13-2 season and a senior class tenure that achieved a 48-6 record and won three region championships.
A variety of parades and Christmas celebrations took place across McMinn and Meigs counties over the past few days. Included in these events was Christmas in the Park in Calhoun, which featured the most people ever to attend the event, according to City Manager Joe Bryan. For more photos fro…
Three teachers of the year were recently honored at halftime of McMinn County High School’s basketball games against Ooltewah. Shown here are (from left) Career and Technical Education Center Teacher of the Year Michelle Layman and MCHS Teachers of the Year Jessica Moses and Karen Dickey.
As McMinn County celebrates its 200th anniversary throughout the year, the museum in Athens is presenting several pieces of that history.
The Athens City Council is preparing to address some of its remaining concerns about the proposed consolidation of Athens’ four elementary schools.
Etowah Police Department Det. Jim Shaw, along with members of the EPD and Etowah Fire Department, brought fruit and gifts to the residents at Etowah Health Care Center on Wednesday, Nov. 27.
The Merchants and Friends of Etowah (MAFOE) will host and sponsor the inaugural Christmas Ornament Hunt in downtown Etowah this Saturday, Dec. 7 from 2-4 p.m.
Billy Berry and the Tennessee Wesleyan University baseball team, along with Neyland Pickle, were the 2019 Jimmy Liner Memorial Christmas Parade grand marshals. Prior to the parade, Berry and Pickle accepted the 2019 Grand Marshal Plaque from Chairman Chris Liner.
Morning Pointe of Athens resident Rheta Driggers enjoys a sweet treat in honor of National Parfait Day. To celebrate the holiday, the assisted living community’s residents make their own parfaits with ice cream and fruit. “It was a great afternoon of conversation and community,” said Morning…
Central Baptist Church is giving local kids the chance to be Santa’s elves this year and make their own Christmas gifts for the holiday season.
Last year, Meigs County Middle School inspired the FCA Ocoee Region to begin raising funds for the FCA staff in Ethiopia by collecting quarters.
The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture (UTIA) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) have signed an agreement to manage the university’s forested research properties under the highest standards for forest management while also selling carbon credits.