Greene County News

‘Shop Small Y’all’ Scavenger Hunt

The National American Express Shop Small Saturday program will be hosting a “Shop Small Y’all” Scavenger Hunt in Greeneville, Saturday November 28th.

Volunteers prepare more than 3,000 meals in Greene County

More than 150 volunteers from 30 churches came out in force to support the Greene County Thanksgiving Outreach.

Mom charged with murder in 2 babies' deaths

Two babies were reported dead almost a year ago, and now their mother is charged with their murders.

Gas leak fixed after elementary school evacuated

The gas leak that caused a Greene County elementary school to be evacuated early has now been fixed, and the principal says school will be in session as usual on Tuesday.

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Monday night vote on lowering Greene County property taxes

Commissioners are meeting Monday night to vote on whether or lower property taxes in Greene County.

Woman shot in head at estate auction recovering in hospital

A Hawkins County woman is in the hospital after authorities say she was shot in the head at an estate auction, over the weekend.

Greene County unveils new veterans' memorial

This Veterans Day marks a milestone for Greene County Veterans. Citizens have been working to honor their veterans with a special monument for several years.

Area students get a glimpse of the appeals process as the court comes to Greeneville

The Tennessee court heard four cases before the student body at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center.

Downtown Greeneville buildings to be demolished

Three buildings in the heart of downtown Greeneville will be demolished soon, after two of the buildings were condemned by the town.

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A-PVP conspiracy sentencing

4 more people involved in an extensive a-PVP (alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone) conspiracy were sentenced to serve time in prison.

Greene County, Tennessee

County courthouse in Greeneville, Tenn. Photo by Brian Stansberry
General Information
Size: 626 square miles
Population: 68,831 (2010)
County seat: Greeneville
Other cities and towns: Afton, Baileyton, Chuckey, Limestone, Mohawk, Mosheim, Tusculum
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