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  UPDATE: Changes to the weekend, planned for April 29 and 30, mean more people can take part at less cost. The event is now open to all ages. Ticket prices have been reduced. The tribute to veterans has been rescheduled to late Friday afternoon to allow more veterans to take part. Veterans can attend all the Friday activities and the concert at no charge. One-day tickets as well as weekend tickets are now available. The Saturday morning race will include a traditional race for ru...

More than 150 People Attend Free Physical Exams

Free Physicals Event at Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic
SEVIERVILLE -- A total of 158 patients received physical examinations at the Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic health fair on Wednesday and Thursday last week. Every six months or so, Mountain Hope, in conjunction with the James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University, offers two days of free physicals to Sevier County residents and employees with no health insurance.  The 78 people seen on Thursday set a one-day record. Patients received basic lab screening as w...

Use Your Kroger Card to Benefit Mountain Hope Clinic

Now you can raise money for Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic simply by buying groceries. If you use your Kroger Plus card at a Kroger store, .5 percent of your purchase can automatically go to Mountain Hope. It's simple. All you need to do is register on-line and then shop as usual. If you don't already have a Kroger Plus card, they are available at the service desk of any Kroger store. To join the rewards program, go to on your computer and have your Kroge...

Ober Gatlinburg donates $7,550 to Clinic

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Local folks who enjoyed Ober Gatlinburg's recent Sevier County Days were also benefiting Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic. Ober Gatlinburg has generously donated $7,550, the proceeds of its Sevier County Days, to the Clinic. That funding will help us cover the gap between what our patients can afford and the cost to the Clinic of each patient visit. This year, Ober increased its generosity by opening Sevier County Days to residents of Cocke and Jefferson Counties also. This resulted in m...