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2014 Good Friday Holiday
Thursday, April 17

The Historic Jefferson County Courthouse and the associated Jefferson County Government Offices will be closed in observance of the Good Friday Holiday on April 18, 2014.  From all of us at Jefferson County Government, please have a blessed Easter Holiday!
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Jefferson County Primary Election - Sample Ballot
Wednesday, March 26

To review a "sample" of the official Jefferson County Primary Election Ballot, please click the following "link".  Election day is May 6, 2014, and early election is from April 16 - May 1, 2014.  Please get out and vote!
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Jefferson County - 2014 Holiday Schedule
Tuesday, February 4

    Jefferson County has released its 2014 Holiday Schedule.  The Jefferson County Courthouse and Jefferson County Government Offices will be closed on these dates.  Please click "here" to review the schedule.  
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Jefferson County Office on Aging
Wednesday, March 13

The Jefferson County Office on Aging has a new address.  It is now located on the lower level of the Jefferson County Health Department.  The address is 931 Industrial Park Road.  The office has a new phone and fax number.  Phone: 865-397-3197. Fax: 865-397-0945.
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Photo Driver Licenses to Registered Voters
Tuesday, October 18

Jefferson County Clerk R.E. Farrar, III announced today that he has partnered with the Department of Safety and Homeland Security to make more outlets available for registered voters to get photo driver licenses for voting purposes.  Click "here" for the official press release for more…
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Jefferson County Schools District Plans
Thursday, January 13

The Jefferson County website is now providing a link to the Jefferson County Schools District Plans located on the Jefferson County Schools website.  This will allow the citizens of the county to review the most current plans of the schools within Jefferson County.  Please click "here" to…
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Business Licenses
Thursday, January 14

Effective, January 1, 2010, payment of all Business Tax will be made to the Tennessee Department of Revenue.  Those wishing to obtain a business license will still make initial applications through the Jefferson County Clerk.
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Code Red System Now in Place in Jefferson County
Thursday, June 25

Jefferson County has instituted the CodeRED Emergency Notification System - an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications. This system allows us to telephone all or targeted areas of the County in case of an emergency situation that requires immediate action…
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