Senator Lamar Alexander on Thursday hiked the Fighting Creek Nature Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park with middle and high school students to mark the 100 th anniversary of the U.S. National Park Service. At a luncheon afterward celebrating Smokies’ employees, the senator said, “the beauty, magic and serenity of national parks provides a great way to celebrate what’s right with America.” “Today, we celebrate ... (click for more)
As TWRA enters its eighth year of elk hunting in Tennessee, this year’s permit winners will have some expanded opportunities. Tennessee began its first elk hunt in 2009 and up until this year, hunters were limited to the elk hunting zones at the NCWMA. New for 2016 however, hunters ... (click for more)
The Labor Day holiday, the final major weekend of the 2016 summer boating season is Sept. 2-5. The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency wants to emphasize the use of life jackets while boating in a safe and responsible manner. The TWRA wants all those who visit the waterways to have an enjoyable ... (click for more)
August 25, 2016
The Labor Day holiday, the final major weekend of the 2016 summer boating season is Sept. 2-5. The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency wants to emphasize the use of life jackets while boating ... (click for more)
Dove season opens on Tuesday, Sept. 1 at noon (local time), which marks the annual start of one of Tennessee’s most long-standing outdoor sports traditions. Tennessee’s 2016 season is again ... (click for more)
Megan Hart, a graduate student at Austin Peay State University, is the first recipient of the Robert M. Hatcher Memorial Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship is named in honor of Bob Hatcher, ... (click for more)
Should District Attorney Neal Pinkston step aside from prosecuting Gatlinburg detective Rodney Burns on perjury charges?