Apartment complexes awarded grant funds

Apartment complexes awarded grant funds

RUTLEDGE –  Senior Crimestoppers has awarded funds to Cambridge, Autumn Village and Mill Creek Apartments, as part of a grant to be used to fulfill a wish or need of the residents living on the apartment complexes. The funds were presented to Karen McNish, who manages...
tnAchieves provides life-changing opportunity

tnAchieves provides life-changing opportunity

Roxane Reed Grainger Today CorrespondentR UTLEDGE – Applying to and attending college is no easy feat, and Grainger county students do not have to be alone in this process thanks to tnAchieves. It equips student with the resources and support necessary to become...

Man shot by Morristown Police Department officer

MORRISTOWN – A man was shot by an officer with the Morristown Police Department (MPD) after he allegedly pulled a gun while officers were attempting to place him in handcuffs. Officers reportedly made contact with the man, who was not identified in a press release...

MCE hosting Reward School celebration

Barbara Womack Grainger Today Correspondent MOUNT CARMEL – Mount Carmel Elementary School is inviting the public to attend a banner raising event Friday, March 23 to celebrate its recognition as a Reward School by the Tennessee Department of Education. The...
RES students graduate DARE program

RES students graduate DARE program

Barbara Womack Grainger Today Correspondent RUTLEDGE – Fifth graders at Rutledge Elementary School graduated from the DARE program Friday after completing the course taught by Rutledge Police Officer Jessie Jarnigan. Jarnigan thanked those who had helped make the...
What’s in a name?: Joppa and Red House

What’s in a name?: Joppa and Red House

Ken Coffey Grainger Today Correspondent There’s usually a story behind how a place got its name. The Joppa and Red House areas in Grainger County area are two such places. From a statement to a descriptive term, what follows is the history of how these two areas came...