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Appalachian RC&D Council asking for donations to help W. Va. flood victims

The Appalachian RC&D Council is asking for your donations to help those affected by the devastating flooding in West Virginia.

Authorities: 27 charged in "major" northeast Tennessee meth bust

Federal authorities announce the arrest of more than two dozen people charged in a major methamphetamine distribution ring.

Greeneville man hospitalized after running in front of car

A Greeneville man is in critical condition after being hit by a car when he ran into the middle of traffic.

STEP raises money through yard sale

Saturday’s event was the 7th annual fundraiser for the group.

One person dead in fatal Greene County crash

Tennessee Highway Patrol tells us 73-year-old Robert Orr of Chuckey, Tennessee died in a single vehicle crash late Thursday night.

Greene County church security class promotes having a plan

With several mass shootings happening across the country recently, law enforcement officials say the need for a plan is in high demand.

Total loss in Greeneville house fire

Everyone in the home was able to make it out without any injuries.

Niswonger Performing Arts Center announces 2016-17 schedule

Some of the scheduled performances include ZZ Top, Scotty McCreery, and Travis Tritt.

Donation made to help prevent kids in Greene County from going hungry

The funds were raised through the foundation’s Derby Day on Main event benefiting Feeding the Children of Greeneville and Greene County.

GENERIC Greeneville Federal Court

Attorney convicted of defrauding federal government

A jury convicted Everett H. Mechem, 57, of 28 counts of wire fraud, two counts of Supplemental Security Income fraud, two counts of providing false statements, and one count of theft from the United States.

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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