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Upcoming single-lane closures announced on the Gatlinburg Spur

(GSMNP)  Great Smoky Mountains National Park maintenance crews will implement temporary, single-lane closures along the north and southbound Spur between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, beginning Monday, April 23 through Thursday, April 26 for routine maintenance operations.  Crews will be mowing along the roadway and removing small rock slides along the shoulder. The …

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Emert declines debate opportunity

If you listen to our “Ask Your Neighbor” program (weekdays at 10:15 am), you heard show host and station owner Ron Meredith challenge both incumbent County Mayor Terry Frank and her opponent in the Republican primary for that job, Commissioner Steve Emert, to appear on the program to debate the …

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AC Democrats holding forum in Oak Ridge

The Anderson County Democratic Party will hold a candidate forum in Oak Ridge tonight (Thursday April 19th) from 6 to 8 pm at Oak Valley Baptist Church. Candidates expected to attend include Ebony Capshaw, Richard Dawson, Mark Lucas, Alden Souza, and Nathaniel Varner. Capshaw and Lucas are both unopposed in the May …

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Campbell schools also receive GEAR UP TN grant

Wednesday, we told you that three schools in the Anderson County School system were awarded a GEAR UP Grant in the amount of $853,350 to continue efforts to improve the number of students from thhose schools who advance to, and excel in, their postsecondary endeavors. Today we can also tell …

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