Oneida, TN (2018-04-30) Immerse yourself in what was once designated as a “pocket wilderness” while you disconnect from your stressful routine. Take some time to concentrate on your own self-care and personal fitness as you take in the relaxing smells, sounds, and sights of nature. In support of the GO Big 2018 Challenge, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will be conducting a healthy hike along the Honey Creek Loop trail on Saturday, May 5, at 9:00 a.m. (ET). [ Read More ]
Deborah Rose Hicks Dunn, age 61 of Winfield, TN, passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at the University of Tennessee Hospital in Knoxville, TN. Born November 17, 1956, she was the daughter of Lawrence and Chrystal Claire Hicks. Friends may visit with the Dunn family on Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. until time of funeral service at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Cross Cemetery in Winfield, TN. A complete obituary will follow. Jones & Son Funeral Home is serving the family of Deborah Rose Hicks Dunn.
Wartburg, TN (2018-04-29) The Obed Wild and Scenic River will be honoring the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act all throughout 2018. One of the most unique events celebrating this historic act will be a ranger-led owl prowl program on Friday evening, May 4, 2018. [ Read More ]
Huntsville, TN (2018-04-27) A Winfield man that allegedly stopped his truck in the middle of the highway and attempted to confront another driver has been booked on drug possession charges and traffic violations. [ Read More ]
Ira Glen Burress, age 90 of Winfield, TN, passed away on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at the Big South Fork Medical Center in Oneida, TN. He was born on February 9, 1928 in Scott County, TN to the late Isaac and Maggie Burress. [ Read More ]
Oneida, TN (2018-04-25) Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area announces a bird walk led by Dr. Chuck Nicholson. Chuck Nicholson has over 35 years of birding experience on the Cumberland Plateau in Tennessee, including the Big South Fork area. He is an active member of the Tennessee Ornithological Society and has served as president and editor of its journal. [ Read More ]
Oneida, TN (2018-04-24) The National Park Service and the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service will partner to hold a naturalization ceremony for new United States citizens on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. (ET) at Bandy Creek Visitor Center. The public is invited to witness this stirring ceremony in which 75 new citizens will be sworn in. [ Read More ]