A local man has reached one of the highest pinnacles in his profession.
A new bill proposed by State Sen. Mike Bell (R-Riceville) would give students and parents across the state more choice in their education shou…
Meleena Livesay has become the new programs director at E.G. Fisher Public Library.
As the first week of the federal trial of Glenn Whiting versus the City of Athens came to a close on Friday, the jury remained undecided.
The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture is planning three in-person field days focused on horse management.
Last weekend a puppy at the Morristown Hamblen Humane Society (MHHS) exhibited symptoms of distemper.
McMinn County 4-H recently held its annual public speaking contest, awarding several local winners.
The Athens Public Works Department announces the last call for loose leaf pick up:
On Thursday at 8:30 p.m., the quick thinking of the resident on County Road 564 near Englewood during this barn/apartment fire saved the struc…
The Decatur Police Department received a surprise inheritance of nearly $200,000 from a citizen of Decatur recently.
Daelyn Waldroup of North City Elementary School has been named Athens City Schools’ Teacher of the Year for Kindergarten through 4th grade.
CHATTANOOGA — The federal trial of Glenn Whiting versus the City of Athens appeared to be nearing its conclusion on Thursday.
On Wednesday, the Tennessee Department of Education released an initial draft overview of a potential student-based funding formula.
MEDIC Regional Blood Center is urging donors in the East Tennessee and Southeastern Kentucky areas to donate with their local blood bank.
On Tuesday at 10 a.m. on Highway 411N at the intersection with County Road 500 near Etowah, this 2011 Volkswagen GT1 reportedly left the highw…
Pilot Club of Athens Board Member Melonie Carideo offered an end of year donation to Dr. Shelley Griffith with Table Graces. Pilot Club made d…
A certificate of appreciation was presented to Linda Swindell by the Alexander Keith Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution for her effo…
Dr. J. Adam Lowe of McMinn County has entered the race for the 9th district state senate seat currently held by Mike Bell.
E.G. Fisher Public Library’s weekly storytimes are back starting the week of Jan. 17.
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, E.G. Fisher Public Library is set to host a family-friendly scavenger hunt around the library.
SWEETWATER — Johnny Morgan quizzed the Chargerettes before tipoff on the importance of Tuesday’s game. It was not the same thing the community…
A Monday evening house fire in Niota claimed the life of a person residing there.
CHATTANOOGA — The federal trial of Glenn Whiting versus the City of Athens got underway on Monday.
A portion of a major roadway between McMinn and Monroe counties will have travel on it restricted until the summertime due to repairs to a bridge.
An altercation in Sweetwater Saturday evening ended with one man dead and another arrested on a murder charge.
This new year, the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) continues to urge Tennesseans to prioritize their health.