Tennessee River Rescue Rescheduled For Oct. 17

Friday, October 2, 2015
The Tennessee River Rescue has been rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 17, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Rainy weather and high water make conditions unfavorable for the 800 to 1,000 volunteers who will help clean 23 zones in Bradley, Hamilton and Marion counties.


Tennessee Hunting And Trapping Guide - The Same But Different

The Retreat At Water's Edge Property Raffle To Benefit The Mountain Goat Trail

55th Annual Conservation Achievement Awards Recognizes 2 People From Marion, Hamilton Counties


The 2020-21 Tennessee Hunting and Trapping Guide is out and being delivered to stores where licenses are sold. Check out changes to rules and regulations for this upcoming deer season in the ... (click for more)

The Mountain Goat Trail Alliance is partnering with The Retreat at Water’s Edge to offer chances to win a property lot in the development in Tracy City, Tn. All proceeds from the raffle will ... (click for more)

Tennessee Wildlife Federation , one of the largest and oldest nonprofits dedicated to the conservation of Tennessee’s wildlife and natural resources, recognizes 16 recipients from all corners ... (click for more)



Outdoors

Tennessee Hunting And Trapping Guide - The Same But Different

The 2020-21 Tennessee Hunting and Trapping Guide is out and being delivered to stores where licenses are sold. Check out changes to rules and regulations for this upcoming deer season in the “What’s New” section on page 2 of the guide. Tag Before Your Drag is a new requirement for the 2020-21 big game seasons. Hunters must now tag the animal before transporting the harvest. This ... (click for more)

The Retreat At Water's Edge Property Raffle To Benefit The Mountain Goat Trail

The Mountain Goat Trail Alliance is partnering with The Retreat at Water’s Edge to offer chances to win a property lot in the development in Tracy City, Tn. All proceeds from the raffle will go to the MGTA. The lot, worth approximately $25,000, is one of 140 properties at The Retreat at Water’s Edge, a luxury tiny home community opened in 2019 on the Tracy City Reservoir. The ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has No More Coronavirus Deaths, 78 New Cases; State Has 8 More Deaths

The Hamilton County Health Department reported on Sunday that the total number of Hamilton County resident deaths remains at 54. Total cases now are 6,109 in Hamilton County, an increase of 78. Tennessee had 8 more deaths bringing the toll to 1,223. There were 2,127 new cases for a total of 122,712. There were 42 more hospitalized to bring that total to 5,304. There ... (click for more)

Hayes Ledford, Former Chief Of Staff To Governor Don Sundquist, Rep. Gerald McCormick, Dies Unexpectedly

Hayes P. Ledford, 47, former chief of staff for Governor Don Sunquist and Rep. Gerald McCormick, has died unexpectedly. He was born October 4, 1972, in Charlotte, N.C., to Jean Howell and Peyton Ledford. He was a graduate ('91) of Red Bank High School and UTC with a degree in political science. He was a long time lobbyist, business and political consultant. He and his ... (click for more)

Opinion

Thanks To District 1

I want to thank all of the citizens in District 1 who voted for me to continue being your Hamilton County School Board Representative. After I won the race on Thursday, I was asked by a reporter, “Why do you think the voters in District 1 continue to elect you after 16 years?” I answered, “Because I know what my job is as a school board member. It is to be the voice of the people ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Christians … And Trump

The August primaries in Tennessee are now over, so we shift our gaze to the November presidential elections. On Fox News yesterday, commentator Greg Gutfeld boldly predicted that the “real reason” Democrat challenger Joe Biden has not named a vice-president running mate is because Joe is battling some very troubling mental cognizance issues that are now of such concern Biden will ... (click for more)