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Industrial site to receive more review

Industrial site to receive more review

City Council okays expenditure of more funds By Steve Marion – Staff Writer Jefferson City Council will provide more funds for “due diligence” on a 69-acre tract under option for purchase as an industrial...

“The More Tools, The Better”

“The More Tools, The Better”

High school’s CTE expanding career options for students BY KIMARY CLELLAND – Reporter With 20 current Career and Technical Education (CTE) certification offerings at Jefferson County High taught by an experienced and motivated staff, students can graduate with a...

‘Glamping’ sites coming to Douglas Lake

‘Glamping’ sites coming to Douglas Lake

The bougie camping phenomenon known as ‘glamping’ continues to grow in popularity in beautiful East Tennessee, this time with a new resort on Douglas Lake. Waterscape Glamping Resort hopes to be open in Jefferson County in Summer 2019. Developer Cody...