Greene County News

Greeneville gets new police cruisers

The Greeneville Police Department is getting some new rides

Deaton Myers

Assistant coach at local school charged with sexual assault of student

A lawsuit is seeking $10 million in damages, accusing an assistant wrestling coach at Chuckey Doak High School of sexually assaulting a Greene County teen while on an overnight trip.

Young equestrian earns silver medal at World Championships

Kaycee Gracia picked up a silver medal for Team USA at the World Championships in July.


Greeneville plant expands, adds 150+ new jobs

Greeneville has almost 200 new jobs thanks to a factory expansion.


Cattle farmers attend 2014 Northeastern Tennessee Beef Expo

A get together where you can learn everything about how to prevent pinkeye to improved fencing techniques: the 2014 Northeastern Tennessee Beef Expo

Greeneville charity begins holiday gift registration

A non-profit in Greeneville works to provide Christmas presents for needy children, and they have to start this early to make everything happen.

Takoma Regional Hospital celebrates Breast Cancer Awareness Month in style

The hospital is giving its mammography patients pink daisies and pens. There is a lot of attention for breast cancer due to the awareness month, but the care and attention to breast cancer patients is something the hospital has really added focused to in the past few months.

Greene County jail earns certification

Jail administrator Roger Willett said the Greene County Jail was lacking in areas such as cleanliness, overcrowding, and administrative paperwork.

Construction project behind schedule

A major industry construction project is behind schedule.

Permits issued for pipeline project in Greene County

Permits have been issued for a proposed water pipeline project in Greene County.

Greene County passes $88 million budget

Greene County commissioners passed an $88 million budget Thursday night.

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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