TWRA News: Disease Affecting Birds in Tennessee

Reports of dead birds have been increasing in Tennessee due to the recent news coverage of a disease affecting birds in several eastern and midwestern states. The disease is reportedly causing eye swelling and crusty discharge from the eyes of birds and may also...

Smith County 4-H Maker for a Day Camp 2021

Eleven Smith County 4-H members met on Thursday, July 8th, for our first ever Maker for a Day Camp. Throughout the day, campers learned how to sew their own doll, sew a pillowcase, and make embroidery hoop button flowers. Campers also made homemade dog toys out of...

Smith County Weather Report: July 22, 2021

by Steve Norris, Smith County Insider Weather Correspondent Sunny, hazy and getting hotter through Saturday with high temperatures of 90 to 95 degrees. Thunderstorm chances will go back up to around 50 percent on Sunday and Monday, and it will be very hot and humid...