Sweetwater is expected to have one of the sweetest views in America of the total solar eclipse.
City leaders in Sweetwater are busy preparing to welcome people from all the world on August 21 for the eclipse festival.
Due to an expected large influx of people, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says it will only respond to emergency calls on the day of the…
A Sweetwater woman who admitted to theft after more than $8,000 was raised for cancer treatment when she did not have cancer was sentenced t…
The Tellico Plains Police Department is warning citizens and businesses about counterfeit bills distributed in the area.
A plane landing at Monore County Airport experienced landing gear trouble over the weekend.
A Sweetwater mother was arrested after her 7-month-old was left alone in a stroller. .
Two Madisonville parents were arrested after police found their five-year-old child flagging down vehicles and asking for food Friday night.…
It is notoriously tough to get into the United States Military Academy at West Point. However, two East Tennessee students were accepted int…
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency helped capture an escaped capybara in Monroe County.
A Madisonville woman who married her high school sweetheart after receiving a devastating cancer diagnosis has died.
A horse that was missing for four days in the Cherokee National Forest has been found.
Harriman Utility is asking their customers to conserve water in Oakdale after a power outage.
Parents at a Monroe County elementary school are taking to social media hoping they can void a shake-up in school leadership.
Two words are meaning so much to a Madisonville couple: “I do.” They recently exchanged vows and so the pictures, rings and time they’re spe…
The 2017 total solar eclipse isn’t until this summer, but some people in East Tennessee are already starting the countdown to August 21.
Bird mites are small arthropods barely visible to the naked eye. The mites must feed on birds to survive and cannot survive on people.
Monroe County Schools closed Tellico Plains Junior High School and moved students to Tellico Plains High School after multiple students show…
A Madisonville man is building a tiny home community for veterans with help from volunteers.
Multiple fire departments are responding to a large industrial fire at Tellico Port road in Vonore Saturday night according to Monroe County…
A Maryville man has been indicted in connection with the 2015 murder of a woman whose body was found in a creek in Vonore.
The car of a missing woman was found Wednesday in Monroe County.
Some homeowners in East Tennessee and across the country are receiving letters that demand as much as $89 for a copy of a deed.
Prosecutors say they have decided not to file charges against a Monroe County babysitter after a 19-month-old child was found dead in an out…
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is responding to a discovery of a body alongside a highway in Monroe County.
A Sweetwater woman pleaded guilty to theft after more than $8,000 was raised for cancer treatment.
A Minnesota father’s search for his 6-year-old daughter in Tennessee has come to an end.
A controlled fire is being handled by the Tennessee Division of Forestry near Tellico Planes and Citico in Monroe County according to the Ma…
A suspect was arrested on a number of drug and other charges after the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says he led them on a brief pursuit.
Tuesday, Monroe Schools made the decision to close the school Wednesday through Friday due to illness.