A traffic advisory is being issued for a lane closure on Dolly Parton Parkway on Wednesday, May 11. The right westbound travel lane will be closed between Sevier County High School and Gondolier Italian Restaurant (964 Dolly Parton Parkway), from approximately 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. The closure is necessary to facilitate the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Walk/Run special event.
The annual City of Sevierville Bloomin’ BBQ Music & Food Festival will take place in the downtown area on May 20 and 21. To facilitate the event, several streets must be temporarily closed, and the Sevier County Courthouse will close early on May 20.
Contractors are scheduled to begin curb ramp improvement work on the Parkway between Apple Valley Road and Collier Drive tomorrow, Friday, May 6. Weather and other conditions permitting, the work should be completed in 2-3 weeks.
The work will occur during the daytime hours and traffic will be maintained, however short term delays are possible and motorists should stay alert for right travel lane closures.
Members of the Sevierville Police Department SWAT, K-9 and Patrol teams arrested Jason Allen Wynn this morning on an outstanding attempted first degree murder warrant from Knox County.
On March 18, 2022, Sevierville Police Department Detective Sergeant Graham Brantley graduated in Class 57 from the National Forensics Academy in Knoxville, Tennessee.
On March 18, 2022, 258 law enforcement officers graduated from the FBI National Academy Program (FBINA) at Quantico, Virginia. Sevierville Police Department Lieutenant Robbie Ball completed the FBINA as part of the 281st session. Internationally known for its academic excellence, the FBINA provides ten weeks of advanced investigative, management and fitness training for selected officers having proven records as professionals within their agencies.
Bob Stahlke, Public Information Officer
300 Gary Wade Blvd.
Sevierville, TN 37864-5500