The City of Sevierville Parks and Recreation Department has completed another cost saving project: installation of LED lights in the Community Center.
The City of Sevierville Department of Parks and Recreation is now accepting registration for the Spring Adult Softball season. Registration materials are available at the Sevierville Community Center front desk or on the athletics page; the registration deadline is April 18, 2017.
As part of Tennessee Severe Weather Awareness Week, the City of Sevierville, along with Sevier County and other area cities, has scheduled weather awareness message on the Code Red alert system.
The message will be sent at approximately 4:00PM Friday, March 3, 2017. At this time, all City of Sevierville residents who have registered to receive the free Code Red alerts should receive this weather awareness message.
The Sevierville Police Department has scheduled a 12-hour Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) class for women on March 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 6:00PM-9:00PM, at the Sevierville Civic Center in the City of Sevierville Municipal Complex. (NOTE: participants must attend each class date; no make-up classes will be available.) The class is free of charge and is open to all interested women (limited to 20 participants). The purpose of the class is to develop and enhance self-defense options, so they may become viable considerations to a woman if she is attacked.
As many Sevier County residents work to rebuild following the recent wildfire, we should be cautious of phony building contractors and other scam artists that may attempt to take advantage of people following a disaster. Before making plans or selecting a contractor, we recommend that you seek advice from one of the local city or county building departments:
The City of Sevierville presented a check in the amount of $50,000.00 (fifty-thousand dollars) to Project Sevier last week.
On December 20, 2015, Donald Lawton of New Market, Tennessee was severely beaten and struck by a vehicle during a reported robbery. Mr. Lawton died on January 18, 2016, apparently as a result of injuries sustained during the robbery. (See Media Release dated 2-12-16 below.) SPD investigators identified two persons of interest in this murder; to date, neither person has been located.