Zack Brackett: A hero here and there

Tom KingBlount, Our Town Heroes

From Tellico Plains to the remote Paktika Province in southeastern Afghanistan and a Purple Heart for a Blount County Sheriff’s Office deputy. This East Tennessee hero is Zachary Brackett.
On his …

Eagle donates drinking water

Jay FitzOur Town Heroes, Roane, Sevier, Union

A local company has donated 12,000 cans of clean drinking water to area firefighters. Eagle Distributing Company, in partnership with Anheuser-Busch and the National Volunteer Fire Council, donated water to …