Greene County News

Greene County woman celebrates 104th birthday

Strolling through Brookdale Senior living, it's hard to find someone as active as Myrtle Croaker.

Part of downtown Greeneville closed due to gas leak

A section of downtown Greeneville has been closed after a gas leak was found around 3:30 a.m.

Hundreds sign petitions to send wheel tax to public vote

Hundreds of people are petitioning against a Greene County wheel tax hike but county leaders say taxes will go up no matter what.

Greeneville horse rescue needs help from community

A nonprofit horse rescue out of Greeneville needs your help. Mustang Alley Horse Rescue provides safe homes for unwanted, abused, abandoned or neglected horses and other animals.


Charges against former principal dropped

The case has been dismissed for a former elementary school teacher in Greene County.

Free supplies for Greene County teachers

School supplies are expensive and many school systems can't cover the cost, so the burden often falls on the teacher.

Greene Valley residents', employees' future uncertain

The closing of a developmental facility has created many questions to be answered.

Greene County Partnership prepares for Teacher Supply Depot

Teachers from Greene County and Greeneville City Schools can receive school supplies to stock their classrooms this weekend.

Pets now have a fighting chance in a fire

Fire departments in Greeneville and Tusculum have new equipment to save the lives of pets.

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One dead after car hits house

One person is dead after their car struck a house in Greene County Friday morning.

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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