The East Tennessee Enlightener Online Community News provides a network of communication that connects the pockets of center-city communities and businesses in Knox, Blount, Anderson, and Jefferson counties that are the cities of Knoxville, Morristown, Maryville/Alcoa, Oak Ridge, and Clinton, Tennessee.
It is also our goal to provide an advertising vehicle for corporate and local businesses with a direct connection to this valuable market of consumers. The East Tennessee Enlightener is the only media source (via radio, online or hardcopy) that informs, educates, celebrates, and connects mutual interest of these neighboring communities across East Tennessee.
The ETE has reemerged with a broadened focus that includes fragmented communities of like interst and goals. It is the only minority-focused news source exclusively dedicated to center-city communities and businesses in East Tennessee. The ETE is produced by East Tennesseans with ears to the ground and a finger on the pulse of what’s important to them. The ETE is an independent, minority-owned news source.