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Knoxville woman killed in Oak Ridge accident

A Knoxville woman died from injuries she sustained in a three-vehicle accident on South Illinois Avenue on Monday afternoon. Oak Ridge Police say that more information should be released sometime Tuesday. The woman’s husband has been notified but her name had not been made public at the time this report …

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No injuries in fire at Techmer PM

A fire broke out in the dust collection and removal system at plastics manufacturer Techmer PM in Clinton Monday night. The fire was reported at around 7:30 pm Monday and several units from the Clinton Fire Department responded to the scene as did two units from Oak Ridge, including a …

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Smokies take 2 of 3 over weekend

The Tennessee Smokies wrapped up their homestand against the Montgomery Biscuits this weekend. Friday, the Smokies won in walk-off fashion in 12 innings, 7-6. The two clubs split a Saturday doubleheader with the Smokies winning game one 6-5 and the Biscuits taking game two 5-2. The Smokies were scheduled to …

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Hawks struggle, fall at home vs. Jefferson 36-0

Saturday, four first-half miscues by the Clinton Middle School Hawks set up four touchdowns for the Jefferson eagles, who cruised to a 36-0 win at Clinton. An interception, a fumble and two botched punt snaps gave the eagles excellent field position and QB Jack Replogle took full advantage, scoring four …

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HS Football Week 2 schedule

High School football schedule week 2 Thursday (8/27) Sevier County at West Friday (8/28) Morristown East at Clinton (7:00 on Fox & Farley Friday Night Football on WYSH) Heritage at Anderson County (BBB-TV) Oak Ridge at Dobyns-Bennett Campbell County at Central Tennessee Christian at Oliver Springs Powell at Bearden Coalfield …

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High School football week 1 scores

High School scoreboard Week 1 (Friday 8/21) Greeneville 38 Anderson County 9 Cumberland County 38 Oliver Springs 14 Gibbs 12 Campbell County 7 William Blount 24 Lenoir City 20 Farragut 49 Powell 6 Bearden 50 Karns 7 Kingston 21 Harriman 6 Sunbright 47 Wartburg 14 Coalfield 50 Copper Basin 7 …

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ACSD: Jury duty scam returns to area

A jury duty scam has returned to East Tennessee again. The Roane County Sheriff’s Office informed their Anderson County counterparts on Thursday that they had received information that someone was calling residents stating there are warrants for their arrest for missing jury duty unless they send the caller money on a …

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Morgan angler wins $500K tourney

Pro fisherman Brad Knight of Morgan County picked up the first win of his Fishing League Worldwide career. Over the weekend. Knight hauled in a total of 51 pounds, 12 ounces of fish. Sunday, in Hot Springs, Arkansas, Knight weighed-in eleven pounds and seven ounces on day four of the …

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ORCVB unveils new website, tourism campaign

A new Explore Oak Ridge campaign markets Oak Ridge to visitors, and it includes a new logo and website. The Oak Ridge Convention and Visitors Bureau launched the campaign on Thursday, August 20. The campaign is designed to help reveal what makes the Secret City such a special place. To kick off the campaign, …

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