Townsend hosting annual spring festival

The quiet town of Townsend, nestled in the Smokies, is celebrating music, local artisans, food and a look back at the area’s Appalachian roo…


2016 Relay For Life events

It’s Relay Time in East Tennessee! The American Cancer Society hosts its signature fundraiser across our area with Relay For Life events tak…

April 1  (Dogwood Arts)

Dogwood Arts Finale kicks off

The last day of the Dogwood Arts Festival in has arrived. Friday morning more than 60 local and regional artists, performers will be in Down…

FILE PHOTO: March 7 photo from Union County Humane Society's Facebook page

Humane Society receives $2000 grant

The I Am Joy Foundation presented the Humane Society with a $2,000 grant and 110 copies of their book “Murphy’s Heart,” Tuesday.

Dolly Parton appears in a publicity photo promoting her album 'Backwoods Barbie.' It was released on February 26, 2008.

Dolly Parton releases tour dates

Dolly Parton will be kicking off her Pure and Simple Tour June 2016 and tickets are selling fast. She will be making a total of 16 stops alo…