Category Archives: Building a Better Future

Building A Better Future Holds First Of Four Town Hall Meetings

Published by Editor on October 18, 2017. Published under Jefferson County Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce hosted the first of four town hall style meetings to address the vision of citizens for Jefferson County. Building a Better Future created in 2007, a program … Continue reading

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Dr. Kim’s life illustrates the impact just one person can make …

Posted: Thursday, February 19, 2015 9:33 am | Updated: 9:35 am, Thu Feb 19, 2015. By Dale Gentry – Publisher Standard Banner serving Jefferson County Tennesse http://www.standardbanner.com/ If you don’t believe one person can make a difference in this world, … Continue reading

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Jefferson County, Tenn IDB takes options on two White Pine properties

Posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:00 am By Katey Hopkins – Reporter | Jefferson County, Tenn Standard Banner Jefferson County’s Industrial Development Board is keeping the ball rolling with sites for potential development in the county. The board decided to … Continue reading

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Two state road projects move ahead in Jefferson County, Tenn

Posted: Monday, September 1, 2014 12:00 am | Updated: 2:03 pm, Mon Sep 1, 2014. By Steve Marion – Staff Writer Standard Banner of Jefferson County, Tennessee Two state highway projects totaling more than $70 million are continuing on the … Continue reading

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Cherokee and Douglas dams construction projects; Jefferson County, Tenn

Largest projects at dams since 1940s on schedule Work progressing at Cherokee Dam Work was progressing yesterday on TVA’s project to permanently increase the height of Cherokee Dam. The project is to continue through next May, but access to the … Continue reading

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Jefferson County Tenn Continues to pursue Industrial Park Land

IDB chooses engineer to assess potential site Posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 8:58 am Jefferson County Standard Banner By Katey Hopkins – Reporter Still pushing forward in their pursuit of new county-owned land, Industrial Development Board members came to a … Continue reading

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German firm coming to Dandridge, Tennessee

 Wetekam Monofilaments plans on creating 32 jobs Posted: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 12:00 am Jefferson Standard Banner, Serving Jefferson County since 1928 Wetekam Monofilaments USA, LP announced Friday that it has purchased a 93,000 square foot facility in the Jefferson … Continue reading

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