News for Economic

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! ...read 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 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release