Shooting death in Mullins Cove

Shooting death in Mullins Cove On Friday, September 16, sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 12000 block of Mullins Cove Road in regard to a man chasing a woman down the road. Shortly after, a call came in from another homeowner in the area stating a man and woman were at his residence, trying to get in. The caller advised...
Marion County kept the Buccaneers to three downs on their first possession. The Warriors’ first possession yielded a touchdown with Hunter McClain’s five-yard run. The PAT was no good. The remainder of the first quarter saw no points by either team. In the second quarter, the Warriors lost yardage due to several fouls called, but they scored again with...

Cooking with Jill-O

Goodness.  We got a sneak peek of a few cooler days, one morning with dew on everything, now we’re heating back up.  To cheer myself up, I’ve written three of my favorite desserts, but of course I had to throw in an appetizer and meal to make it not seem so sinful! Blonde Brownies 2 sticks of butter 1...

Super Lice

Super Lice spreads across Tennessee and nation Super lice sounds like a big bug with an “S” on its chest, but the fact is, super lice, or mutated lice, are a parasite now hitting all across Tennessee and 47 other states. They are called super, because over-the-counter treatments don’t work on them, as they have literally mutated themselves over the...
Marion County’s Annual Relay for Life will be held on Saturday, September 17, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., in Jasper on the Courthouse Square, right in the center of town. Chrissy Seals, event coordinator for the Chattanooga area, said, “As of now, there are 16 teams that have signed up to participate in the Marion County Relay, and...
By Marie Sutherland, Special Correspondent to The Jasper Journal Whitwell Volunteer Fire Department Chief, Todd Brown, and Whitwell Mayor, Cindy Easterly, ceremoniously ‘cut the ribbon’ for their new fire hall. Construction began in October 2015. Brown said they have been using the facility for two months and have been moving all their equipment from across the street where the volunteer fire...