February 20, 2018

Bullen Valley Road closed

Bullen Valley Road closed

 Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor THORN HILL – Bullen Valley Road has been closed from Hwy. 25E to Allen Lane, due damage to the roadway caused by erosion of the soil beneath it. According to Grainger County Road Superintendent Jimmy Renfro, the condition of the...

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News

Gubernatorial candidate forum

By Tracey Wolfe NASHVILLE – Tennessee gubernatorial candidates Randy Boyd (R), Karl Dean (D), Craig Fitzhugh (D), Bill Lee (R) and Kay White (R) participated in a candidate forum as part of the Tennessee Press Association’s (TPA) Winter Convention held in Nashville....

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Slow down, Grainger County court costs increasing

Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor RUTLEDGE – The Grainger County Commission approved a resolution to increase court costs by $25 during its meeting, Monday. The $25 increase will come in the form of a litigation tax, which will provide funding for courtroom security...

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Sports

Grainger basketball wins four games Senior Night

Elmer Smith Grainger Today Correspondent RUTLEDGE– In what became their last regular season game, played last Tuesday at the Grizzly Den, the Grainger High School Grizzly basketball teams swept both the varsity and junior varsity games from District 2-AA rival...

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Grainger County Business & Industry Directory

Grainger County Business & Industry Directory

Bullen Valley Road closed

Bullen Valley Road closed

 Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor THORN HILL – Bullen Valley Road has been closed from Hwy. 25E to Allen Lane, due damage to the roadway caused by erosion of the soil beneath it. According to Grainger County Road Superintendent Jimmy Renfro, the condition of the...

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News

Gubernatorial candidate forum

By Tracey Wolfe NASHVILLE – Tennessee gubernatorial candidates Randy Boyd (R), Karl Dean (D), Craig Fitzhugh (D), Bill Lee (R) and Kay White (R) participated in a candidate forum as part of the Tennessee Press Association’s (TPA) Winter Convention held in Nashville....

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Slow down, Grainger County court costs increasing

Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor RUTLEDGE – The Grainger County Commission approved a resolution to increase court costs by $25 during its meeting, Monday. The $25 increase will come in the form of a litigation tax, which will provide funding for courtroom security...

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UT Extension impacts Grainger County

UT Extension impacts Grainger County

Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor RUTLEDGE – Grainger County UT Extension Agent Anthony Carver presented UT Extension’s annual report about its impact in Grainger County during Monday’s commission meeting. Carver told commissioners how UT Extension has helped...

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Flu closes schools

Barbara Womack Grainger Today Correspondent RUTLEDGE – The flu bug finally took a toll on Grainger County schools. Director of Schools Edwin Jarnagin, citing an upward trend in absenteeism among both staff and students last week, dismissed classes Monday and Tuesday,...

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Sports

Grainger basketball wins four games Senior Night

Elmer Smith Grainger Today Correspondent RUTLEDGE– In what became their last regular season game, played last Tuesday at the Grizzly Den, the Grainger High School Grizzly basketball teams swept both the varsity and junior varsity games from District 2-AA rival...

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Washburn challenges the Knights Senior Night

Elmer Smith Grainger Today Correspondent WASHBURN – The Washburn basketball teams hosted J. Frank White Academy last Friday for their Senior Night. The boys game was a rematch of an overtime game played at J. Frank White in November. The Pirates battled back from a...

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RMS boys take second in Middle 8 tourney

Elmer Smith Grainger Today Correspondent MORRISTOWN – In the Middle 8Conference basketball tournament, which started Saturday, February 3, the second-seeded Rutledge Middle School Pioneers were awarded a 2-0 win as their opponent, seventh-seeded Meadowview, forfeited...

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Washburn Pirates fall to Cosby Eagles

John Dunn Grainger Today Correspondent COSBY – The Pirates of Washburn High School traveled to Cosby High School in Cocke County, Monday, February 5, to take on the Eagles in an in-district contest. In girls action, the Lady Pirates game got off to a rocky start as...

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