Home / 2016 / March (page 5)

Monthly Archives: March 2016

Andrew Wally Edward Johnson

Andrew Wally Edward Johnson, went home to be with Jesus Wednesday, March 24, 2016. Preceded in death by two brothers, P.J. and Liam Edgerton; grandparents, Wallace Leffew, Ann & Arlie Harwell, Joyce Johnson, Charles Edward Ruth. SURVIVORS Parents Andrew Scott and Tonya Denise Harwell Johnson of Rockwood Brother Phillip Edgerton, …

Read More »

Harry Dean Winchester, age 79 of Briceville

Harry Dean Winchester, age 79 of Briceville in the Laurel Grove Community, passed away on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at Golden Living- Winwood Center in Clinton. Harry was born June 2, 1936 in Anderson County to the late Montey and Helen Ayers Ramsey. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran …

Read More »

Kennith Edward Tadlock, age 79, of Lake City

Kennith Edward Tadlock, age 79, of Lake City, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at his residence. He was born on January 4, 1937 to the late Clyde and Katie Irene Sparks Tadlock.  Kennith was of the Baptist Faith. He enjoyed smoking, fishing, watching wrestling, and anything outdoors. …

Read More »

Larry Ward, 57, of Clinton

Larry Ward age 57 of Clinton, TN passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at his home. Larry was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a United States Army Veteran. Larry was a wonderful person. Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Kolmer and Glines Ward; and …

Read More »

Brush fire controlled in Campbell

Fire crews with the Campbell County Rural Fire Service, along with five other agencies, fought a brush fire in the Sudenny community on Wednesday. Officials say that a homeowner in the area was burning on his property when the wind picked up and blew the fire quickly out of control. …

Read More »

CC VFD funding suspended

Officials with Campbell County’s White Oak Volunteer Fire Department say there has been no misuse of funds, despite allegations made during Monday’s County Commission meeting. The agenda item was added at the last minute and officials voted to suspend its financial support to the department until an audit can be …

Read More »

KNS: Campbell judge remains under scrutiny

A Campbell County judge already facing intense scrutiny is once again making headlines as the News-Sentinel reports that she is ordering people to take drug tests in Juvenile Court without either the legal authority or legislative approval. General Sessions Court Judge Amanda Sammons was reportedly displeased with a change in …

Read More »

TODT reopens one lane of I75 North

TDOT reopened one lane of I-75 northbound to traffic at around 11 am Thursday morning. It’s been closed since February 26, when the slope just north of exit 141 gave way and collapsed, sending rocks and debris onto both sides of the interstate. TDOT initially closed both sides of the …

Read More »

ORT: Rowing lane estimates higher than expected

According to our partners at Oak Ridge Today, an eighth lane at the seven-lane Oak Ridge rowing course could cost more than $500,000 and up to about $1.2 million. The eighth lane has been on the wish list of rowers and many local officials for years. They say it would …

Read More »

NRC to hold meetings in OR on reactors

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will be in Oak Ridge in April to discuss the safety and environmental review process related to a Tennessee Valley Authority permit application for small modular reactors at the Clinch River Nuclear Site in west Oak Ridge. TVA expects to submit what is known as …

Read More »