Friday, April 26, 2019

March jobless numbers
The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development announced Thursday that 80 of the state's 95 counties recorded an unemployment rate in March that is lower than a year ago. Compared to February statistics, 69 counties experienced a slight uptick in unemployment, while rates decreased in 17 counties. “Even though many counties did see a small increase in their unemployment rates, Tennessee continues a pattern of low unemployment,” says Commissioner Jeff McCord. “Unemployment in many areas of the state mirrors or is even lower than it was last year.” Williamson County has the state’s lowest unemployment rate at 2.4 percent, and Clay County is the highest at 6 percent. Looking at local jobless numbers, Cocke County...4.7 percent Jefferson....3.7 Hamblen....3.8 Greene....4.5 Sevier.....3.6

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Thursday, June 04, 2020

  • Catons Grove shooting
  • Cades Cove Loop is restricted
  • Jobless claims
  • Vote by mail
  • Black Tennessee lawmakers call for addresing racial issues
  • Medic needs blood
  • Black lawmakers call for respect for everyone
  • Planning Commission to hold public hearing
  • Cades Cove to be closed to vehicles on Wednesdays
  • State parks for community service hours
  • Majors dead at 85

    Wednesday, June 03, 2020

  • Mantooth Butcher shop fire
  • Cocke County early voting moves
  • Financial Stimulus Accountability Group
  • RNC national convention may come to Tennessee
  • Beth Freeman has died
  • Livestock scam

    Tuesday, June 02, 2020

  • Evans is terminated
  • Cocke Countians rally for Floyd
  • Free fishing on Saturday
  • Gasoline prices move up
  • Stonefly is coming for Rhythm on the River

    Monday, June 01, 2020

  • Cocke County crash
  • Tennessee protests against racism
  • UT Athletics statement
  • Alexander on WHO
  • Teen cyclist dies in Smokies

    Sunday, May 31, 2020

  • Cruise Against Cancer