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Curtis Trotter: Addiction: Why can’t they just stop?

The recent death of Phillip Seymour Hoffman shocked many throughout the country. Indeed it was a tragedy but not all that unique.The majority of those that die from this devastating disease are not celebrities at all. They are average men, women, young ... [Published Mountain Press - 5 hours ago]
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Death of inmate follows brother's death in Jefferson County jail

SEVIERVILLE —The inmate found hanging in a single-person cell of the Sevier County Jail last week was the sister of a man who died in the Jefferson County Jail the previous Saturday.A jailer found Amy Denise Lowery, 35, of 2559 Roberts Road in Kodak, ... [Published Mountain Press - 5 hours ago]
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Fire officials unable to locate child's remains

SEVIERVILLE —Sevier County and state officials said Monday they were unable to locate the remains of 5-year-old Tyveon Temple in the debris left from a cabin fire April 12.Investigators from those offices and the University of Tennessee Forensic Anthropology ... [Published Mountain Press - 5 hours ago]
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Man pleads guilty to 2012 national park assault

KNOXVILLE —William E. Seevers, 48, the man arrested this February for the June 2012 attempted rape and murder of a woman in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, pleaded guilty to one count of attempted murder and one count of aggravated sexual abuse ... [Published Mountain Press - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Editorial: Reporting difficult situations

If you work in a newsroom for any length of time you can see them coming from a mile away.A handwritten envelope, stamped with: “(Facility name) has neither inspected or censored and is not responsible for content.”The arguments held within often decry ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Jason Davis: Where’s the bunny come from anyway?

SEVIERVILLE —Ah, Easter.It’s a beautiful holiday, celebrating the greatest gift our God could give — eternal life, through the sacrifice and resurrection of his son, Jesus.As thousands of us across Sevier County attend church this morning to acknowledge ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

SMARM program fights homelessness

SEVIERVILLE —Smoky Mountain Area Rescue Ministries assists thousands of people every year, giving them a boost when times are tough. But how do you make sure those who get assistance have the support they need to be successful?Hearts to Home is a new ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Local doctor John Hood returns to Boston Marathon

SEVIERVILLE —By the time he arrived home after participating in last year’s Boston Marathon, Dr. John Hood already knew he would make the return trip this year.“Even if my mom called and said ‘I don’t want you to do it,’ I’d still do it,” Hood said. “Part ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Leadership Sevier has impacted community in its 17 years

SEVIERVILLE —This past week Leadership Sevier and Leadership Tomorrow, two county groups created to help cultivate leadership qualities in promising individuals gathered to tour Sevier County and learn from government leaders about issues facing the ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Seymour’s Mary Manners is a prolific Christian romance author

Mary Manners has come out with 31 books.In four years.How does she account for her productivity?“I’m just good at time management,” she said.The Seymour-based author writes inspirational romance books. “It comes under the heading of Christian fiction,” ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 2 reports

Arrest report for April 20

SEVIERVILLE —Editor’s Note: The following information was taken from the intake reports at the Sevier County Jail. All people listed within this report are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.Brittany Baldus, 25, of Morristwon was ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Group with interest in Dumplin Creek cools on idea

SEVIERVILLE —Neyland Land Associates, the group that had expressed the most interest in acquiring the Dumplin Creek property, no longer believes the time is right to buy one of the county’s most visible commercial properties.There were no representatives ... [Published Mountain Press - Apr 19 2014]

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"Seevers engaged in sexual activity with the individual by use of force and placing her in fear of death by holding her at knife point and stabbing and punching her when she attempted to flee from him" U S Attorney William C Killian's office said in a press release
"We decided that something needed to be done in Sevier County, because nothing like this was being done" Sandy Giddis said
"This project will fill a need to serve all our children under the age of 14 with special needs, and all others," he said. "This will be a place where the handicapped children, their parents, friends and other children can socialize, exercise and have fun together."
“There are thousands of rental cabins in this county,” he said. "It would be virtually impossible to go back and require all of them to meet the current codes.”"

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