Best of the 2020 Smith County Fair on the River

This year’s Smith County Fair on the River has come and gone, but you can re-live some of the highlights with this video filmed and edited by Smith County Insider reporter J.R. Smith.  Thanks to all who made this year’s fair a success!  See you at the 2021 Smith...

Smith County Weather Report – July 9, 2020

by Steve Norris, Smith County Insider Weather Correspondent Our weather pattern can be summed up with heat and humidity and thunderstorms in the afternoon. High temperatures over the next five days will range from 90 to 95 degrees. Thunderstorms are most likely on...

Food for Thought: Summer Family Activities

by Mary Parker Draper, Extension Agent – Smith County COVID-19 continues to disrupt our lives. From diminished work hours and income, to summer camps that are socially distant, 2020 has brought immense changes. As summer days arrive bringing extra daylight hours in...