I was saddened to learn of the death of my high school history teacher, Bill Hughes, this week. Mr. Hughes came to our last class reunion a couple years back. It was nice to see him and he looked youthful, vigorous and still sported his infectious smile. He told me he was glad I had made som…

USDA Forest Service officials at the Cherokee National Forest say the Hallstop Road – National Forest System Road (NFSR) No. 207 and the Hallstop Spur Road NFSR No. 207A will be closed until March 6 while work is being done on the roads.

The Criminal Investigations Division of the Greene County Sheriff’s Department is working to lasso those responsible for rustling 36 head of cattle last week from a Cox Hill Road farm.

(Metro Creative) — The family automobile is not the only piece of equipment that requires routine upkeep to ensure it is operating properly.

COLUMBIA – The Tennessee Farm Bureau family, made up of Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation, Farm Bureau Insurance of Tennessee and Tennessee Farm Bureau Health Plans, has pledged a two-year commitment of $125,000 to UT Extension, a unit of the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture.

Coach Stephen Gregg’s philosophy is if you keep playing good defense, the offense will eventually find itself.

RUTLEDGE — Friday marked the start of the second half of the conference schedule for Greeneville and it started the same way the first half did: with a 72-58 win over Grainger.

JOHNSON CITY — The West Greene Buffaloes boys basketball team won its third straight game on Friday night, defeating Providence Academy 68-52.

To raise funds for their “Destination: Theatre Depot” renovation project, the Greeneville Theatre Guild is bringing the music of one of their most popular shows, “Bright Star,” back to the Capitol Theatre for a reunion concert on Friday, Jan. 31.

In February of 2019, a beautiful, redtick coonhound mix found herself at Greene County Animal Control. Having been picked up as a stray, she waited patiently, in hopes that her owner would find her and take her back home. As the days ticked by, with no one coming to claim her, Miranda knew her days were numbered.

Backyard sheds can be useful assets. Sheds can create storage space in the garage, basement or other areas of the house that have become gathering spots for gear typically used outdoors. Sheds are ideal for housing mowers, tools and even pool-care equipment. But they can be put to other uses as well, such as being key spots to engage in hobbies or even as a child’s clubhouse.