Heart 2 Hand provides food for winter break

Heart 2 Hand provides food for winter break

Heather Dawes Grainger Today Reporter RUTLEDGE – Volunteers worked at the Heart 2 Hand (H2H) food giveaway Saturday, Dec. 16 at Rutledge Elementary School, to make sure that each family received food items meant to nourish children while they were on winter break from...
Skelton Law Racing wins awards

Skelton Law Racing wins awards

BLOUNTVILLE – The Wolf Run 7-mile trail race was voted to receive the 2017 SFTC Shirt of the Year Award by members of the State of Franklin Track Club. This is the sixth time the Wolf Run has been selected for the race or shirt of the year award. In addition, the...
Where did the settlers go? 

Where did the settlers go? 

Ken Coffey Grainger Today Correspondent While researching the early settlers of Grainger County I always wondered where these folks went when they left Grainger County. I was fortunate to find a book called “Sequatchie: A Story of the Southern Cumberlands,” by J....

Tennessee’s plan to fight opioid epidemic to cost $30 million 

NASHVILLE – Gov. Bill Haslam announced an aggressive and comprehensive plan that he hopes will help end the opioid epidemic in Tennessee Monday, January 22. The new plan named TN Together (TNT) will consist of three main components: prevention, treatment and law...

Tennova Healthcare examines the common cold

KNOXVILLE – The common cold is the number one reason for lost work and school time throughout the industrialized world. The average adult will get two or three colds each year, while children can go through 5–10 cycles. With the onset of the flu season, however, it...
TVA proposing change to nonnavigable houseboat regulations

TVA proposing change to nonnavigable houseboat regulations

Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor KNOXVILLE – Regulations for nonnavigable houseboats on Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) reservoirs may undergo changes. TVA is proposing a change in the terminology used in its regulations for nonnavigable houseboats, floating houses...