News for Community

Thursday, October 07, 2021
Join us on Thursday, October 7th at 12:00 PM as we congratulate the Town of Parrottsville on the completion of their new town hall with a ribbon cutting ceremony.   The new town hall is located at 2025 Old Parrottsville Hwy in Parrottsville.  
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Scarecrows are coming! The Cocke County Partnership Chamber of Commerce is inviting Cocke County businesses and homes to participate in a scarecrow decorating contest. Gift card prizes and bragging rights are sure to rev up the competition! Creativity and imaginations are welcome; there are no limits on how crazy you can be. There are no restrictions on design; however, please be family more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Join us at noon every fourth Wednesday for our Connection Lunch. Spend the hour talking about your business, eating some great food, and enjoying the wonderful company of other business leaders at a local member restaurant. Lunch is Dutch treat (where each pay for their own). Bring plenty of business cards to share with the other attendees.  Not sure what the Chamber can do for you? We welcome more
Categories: Community, Chamber
Tuesday, September 07, 2021
On October 2-3, 2021, the streets of Downtown Newport, TN will be filled again with people, food, crafts and entertainment as an East Tennessee tradition continues! Craft vendor and food vendor applications are still available at the new Cocke County Partnership Chamber of Commerce office located at 115 Mulberry St. Suite 200 or online at We are looking forward to more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
We would like to partner with you, our downtown business owners, managers, and employees to make our downtown welcoming to the numerous visitors that travel through the area during the fall season, especially those that will be with us during the Newport Harvest Street Festival on October 2nd & 3rd. We will be awarding 1st, 2nd & 3rd place plaques to the businesses with the best decorations! more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Newport and Cocke County have officially been designated as a SmartStart™ Community, through the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development. "As a SmartStart™ Community, we strive to increase community collaboration and support a thriving small business and entrepreneurial environment by providing new and existing businesses with education, tools and resources," says Jennifer more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release