Greene County News


WANTED: A few good elves, "Gifts For Kids" needs you

"Gifts for Kids" out of Greeneville has been collecting new and used toys since October, and now the group needs volunteers to help put the finishing touches on the goodies.

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Severely malnourished dog found in Greeneville making recovery

The story of a dog found in the Tri-Cities area is breaking animal lovers' hearts across the country. We visited the dog that is struggling to stay alive to hear about his story of rescue and recovery.

Volunteers build new home for Greeneville man

A Greeneville man's mobile home burned down this past February. In the meantime, he's rented an apartment nearby until he finally has a home of his own again.

Tennessee Highway Patrol

THP says Mosheim woman dies in Friday afternoon crash

THP identifies woman killed in Friday afternoon crash in Mosheim

Greene County woman charged with second degree murder

Brenda Smith, of Greene County, is now charged with second degree murder after originally being charged with first degree.

Greene County crash claims one life

News Five has been informed of a deadly car accident that happened in Green County today.

Probation officer accused of having innapropriate sexual contact with probationers

A former Greene County probation officer has been indicted on charges that he used his position to mistreat probationers.

Greene County utility embezzlement

Two women are accused of embezzling money from area utility districts.

Greeneville garbage trucks raise awareness against cancer

Study shows that about one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime.

Liam Lawler

Liam Lawler

One of four teens in Greene County murder case sentenced

A Greene County judge has sentenced one of four teens involved in a Greene County murder case.

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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