Notice of BMA Meeting Changes
This will serve as notice that the Monday, January 2, 2006 and Monday, January 16, 2006 meetings of the City of Sevierville Board of Mayor and Aldermen (BMA) have been changed to Monday, January 9, 2006 and Monday, January 23, 2005, 7:00PM at the Sevierville Civic Center, 130 Gary Wade Blvd., Sevierville, TN.
Invitation To Bid – Solid Steel Casing Pipe
Sealed bids for Solid Steel Casing Pipe will be received until and publicly opened at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, December 20, 2005, by the City of Sevierville, 120 Gary Wade Boulevard, Sevierville, Tenn. Bids received after the specified time, postmarks notwithstanding, shall be rejected.
Bids shall be submitted on forms furnished by the City. Specifications and bid forms may be obtained at the Sevierville City Hall, 120 Gary Wade Boulevard, Sevierville, Tenn. Envelopes shall be labeled “BID ENCLOSED: SOLID STEEL CASING PIPE” and mailed to the following address: Lynn K. McClurg, City Recorder, City of Sevierville P.O. Box 5500, Sevierville, Tennessee 37864-5500.
Court website has new address
The 7,000 daily visitors to the Tennessee court system website will have an easier time remembering how to get there. The old address – www.tsc.state.tn.us – will continue to work, but a new simpler address – www.tncourts.gov – has been added.
The court system website was first introduced in 1995, primarily as a tool for the legal community. Appellate court decisions have been posted since its inception and other material continues to be added,including a section for children. Videos in seven languages explaining certain court proceedings can be accessed as well as links to other law and court related websites.
The court system website is not affiliated with www.tncourts.com or www.tncourts.org, which are private commercial sites.
Claiborne Co. woman arrested for homicide
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Claiborne County woman for Criminal Homicide in connection with the death of her boyfriend.
40 year-old Anita Broughton was taken into custody this afternoon. Investigators say last night she struck the victim, 45 year-old Ricky Ellison, in the head with a blunt metal object and stabbed him during an argument. The incident happened at the couple’s home located at 351 Boone Hollow Road.
Broughton is being held in the Claiborne County jail pending tomorrow’s arraignment.
TDOT holiday schedule
The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) announced its special holiday construction schedule today. It is designed to ease congestion on Tennessee interstates and major state roadways during the holiday travel period.
“We will halt construction again beginning at midnight on Friday December 30, through 8 p.m. on January 2,” said Chief Engineer Paul Degges.
Degges reported that all possible lanes will remain open for holiday travelers for their convenience. “The department wants people traveling on the interstates to get to their destinations safely and with as few disruptions as possible.”