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  • AAA: Tennessee has the 3rd cheapest gas in the United States
    NASHVILLE, Tenn., (August 15, 2022) — Tennessee gas prices dropped another 12 cents, on average, last week. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $3.50 which is nearly 69 cents less expensive than one month ago and 62 cents more than one year ago. “This week, Tennessee […]
  • Tennessee experiences 2nd largest number of new business filings in history
    According to the new Quarterly Business and Economic Indicators report issued by the Secretary of State’s office, Tennessee experienced the second largest number of new entity filings for a second quarter in the 24-year history of data being collected.  “Tennessee continues […]
  • 15th annual ”Arts in the Park” coming September 17
    CALL TO ARTISTS, ARTISANS, & CRAFTERS Arts In The Park is back for the 15th year on Saturday, September 17, 2022, 10 am to 4 pm, at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Park.  Application Deadline is September 3. Arts In The Park, “Art In The Heart of Hamblen County,” is a […]
  • TBI: Grainger County ”Jane Doe” homicide victim identified
    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is asking for the public’s help in providing information about a homicide that occurred more than 25 years ago. In September 1996, TBI agents were requested to assist the Grainger County Sheriff’s Office in investigating the discovery […]
  • FBI warns East Tennessee parents of scheme targeting young boys online
    FBI Knoxville Field Office Warns of Increase in Sextortion Schemes Targeting Young Boys The FBI Knoxville Field Office is warning parents and caregivers about an increase in incidents involving sextortion of young children. The FBI is receiving an increasing number of […]
  • TDOT launches hotline to report potholes on state roads
    Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is launching a new hotline for drivers to report potholes and other maintenance issues that may be considered roadway safety hazards. “We all know it’s been a terrible year for potholes and here at TDOT we […]
  • Miss Tennessee 2022 crowned in Memphis
    June 25, 2022, Memphis, Tenn.  – It was a big night for the city of Lexington, TN as Miss Lexington and Miss Lexington Outstanding Teen took top honors at the Miss Tennessee Scholarship Competition Saturday night. Miss Lexington, Lauren Dickson, took home the crown of Miss […]


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