# Blount county
Blount County, Tennessee, Makes Major Burglary Arrest on May 17th, 2023 - The Latest Update Concerning Your Safety
Burglary Arrest on May 17, 2023, in Blount CountyPhoto byniu niuonUnsplash. Overview of the Burglary Arrest in Blount County, Tennessee. In Tennessee's Blount County on February 12, a series of burglaries in residential properties, outbuildings, and utility trailers eventually led to an arrest on May 17, 2023. The Blount County Sheriff's Office claimed that the arrest was related to the burglaries but declined to reveal the location of the arrest.
We Removed Almost 80 Pounds Of Trash In Just Over An Hour
Putting in close to 90 minutes of work removed almost 80 pounds of trash from our local streets.
Some Useless Aluminum Knowledge For Your Day
East Tennessee is home to many large manufacturers and Arconic, a leading provider of aluminum sheet, plate and products that advance the automotive, aerospace, commercial transportation, is one of the companies that has been around the longest.
Tennessee Storm Aftermath
Thankfully we only had some downed trees and lost power because many others had it worse.
Possibly Our Wildest Tennessee Storm
This storm was different form our usual storms because it was mainly wind focused, with guts upwards of 80 mph possible around East Tennessee.
New Craven Wings Express Comes To The Foothills Mall
Craven Wings Express specializes in flavorful chicken wings and fingers that are cooked fresh to order. Their menu also offers burgers, sandwiches, salads and more. Craven Wings Express pride themselves on their slogan, and live true to it day by day, "ALWAYS FRESH AND NEVER FROZEN"
The Best Ice Cream In Blount County
Warm temps are still here, so that means there is still time to get the best ice cream in Blount County from a KenJo gas station in Friendsville.
The 1st Annual Paws In The Pool Event At Springbrook Pool In Alcoa
Maryville Alcoa Blount County Parks and Recreation hosted their 1st annual Paws In The Pool event and it was a blast! There were two separate swim times, an earlier one for small dogs and a later time for the big dogs. They hosted multiple vendors along with a law enforcement K-9 display, and plenty of freebies for the pups.
The Look Rock Viewing Platform On Foothills Parkway
The Look Rock Tower is located along the scenic Foothills Parkway and is a natural observation ledge overlooking the area. It's an easy 1/2 mile hike from the parking lot that leads to an observation tower which provides a spectacular 360-degree panoramic view of the mountains and the surrounding valley.
Pride Event In Blount County Features Drag Queen Storytime & Dance Party
Blount Pride was an event held at Jack Greene Park in Maryville, Tennessee. The event was described as family-friendly with face painting, a beanbag throw and chalk art activities. There was also a drag queen show along with a "Rainbow Storytime" event read for families that want to enjoy Blount Pride with a heartwarming story.
Another Amazon For Blount County? Get Ready Maryville
With 2 Amazon facilities already under construction in Blount County, it's time for the 3rd to break ground in this small, quiet East Tennessee town.
Does Blount County Need Another Dollar General?
3 Dollar General's within 4 miles of each other along 321....what do you think, does Blount County need more?
Rocky's Place Ice Cream - Greenback, Tennessee
Offering Blount County the regions first Hershey's Ice Cream Parlor. They offer 48 flavors of your favorite hand dipped Ice Cream with over 100 flavors to choose from. Dozens of toppings along with other options like Nathans All-Beef Hotdogs with an assortment of toppings.
Foothills Mall Spring Carnival - Maryville, Tennessee
The Spring Carnival is back! Thursday: 5pm - 9pm Friday: 5pm - 11pm Saturday: 1pm- 11pm Sunday: 1pm - 9pm $1.25 each or 20 for $20.00 Rides require 2-5 tickets per rider.
The Only Way To Cook Carne Asada
If I took one thing away from California (I promise, it's worth it), it was my carne asada marinade and Chef Merito seasoning 🙌🏻
Use Caution When Picking Up After A Storm
When the storm is done and clears out, pickup can be a daunting task, but it's important to be aware of things that can still fall from above.
Wind Storm Hits East Tennessee
A very powerful wind storm came though East Tennessee and really tossed things around.
William Blount FFA Chapter Annual Plant Sale
The William Blount FFA Chapter annual plant sale is going on now through May 14th. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday- Friday or 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturdays. Plant offerings include annual bedding plants, hanging baskets, succulents, vegetables, herbs, and perennials.
Late Season Snow Storm Hits East Tennessee
A late season snow storm, on the 29th anniversary of the Blizzard of '93, rolled through Tennessee and surrounding states, leaving the whole area under a blanket of fresh snow.
Planting A Garden This Spring? Check Kellems In Alcoa
The last step for me to wrap up the DIY raised garden boxes was to fill them with soil, so I was recommended to stop by Kellems in Alcoa and grab a scoop of soil. Pretty simple process and a decent sized scoop for $45.