Morrow sworn in as election commissioner

Morrow sworn in as election commissioner

Barbara Womack Grainger Today Correspondent RUTLEDGE – Tina Stratton Morrow is the newest member of Grainger County Election Commission. Morrow was sworn in by Grainger County General Sessions Judge Lane Wolfenbarger Tuesday during a ceremony at the election...

Qualifying for county primary ends soon

Barbara Womack Grainger Today Correspondent RUTLEDGE – Little more than a week remains for candidates to qualify for the May 1 Grainger County Republican Primary election. The last incumbents to file petitions for reelection to countywide office are to file...
Blaine man facing charges related to marijuana grow operation

Blaine man facing charges related to marijuana grow operation

Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor BLAINE – A Blaine man is facing multiple charges related to the manufacture of marijuana after officers acting on a tip went to his home to search for growing marijuana plants. Michael Wayne Nicely, 63, reportedly initially refused...
Fourth suspect arrested in Black Fox area thefts

Fourth suspect arrested in Black Fox area thefts

Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor THORN HILL – A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection with the burglary and theft of multiple items from a storage building in the Black Fox community. Jefferey Dean Coffey Jr., 22, Thorn Hill, faces a charge of theft more...
Dalton inducted into Alpha Iota Zeta chapter of Kappa Delta Pi

Dalton inducted into Alpha Iota Zeta chapter of Kappa Delta Pi

Barbara Womack Grainger Today Correspondent GREENEVILLE – Mariah Dalton of Bean Station was one of 15 charter members recently inducted into the Alpha Iota Zeta chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education. She is a senior at Tusculum,...