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GSMNP announces temporary lane closures on Spur

Great Smoky Mountains National Park announced temporary one-lane closures on the Spur between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge beginning Monday, May 10 for road striping operations. The work will require rolling, one-lane closures for short sections up to 0.5 mile in length.   Reynolds Striping from Kentucky has been contracted to …

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Local Sports Update May 10th

District tournament championships are being decided this week on the baseball and softball diamonds and soccer fields in East Tennessee. Here is a wrap-up of Monday’s action. At the District 3AAA baseball tournament, Karns eliminated Anderson County 10-0 and will host Central at 5:30 Tuesday. The Beavers must win twice …

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Biscuits walk off against Smokies

(Tennessee Smokies)  LHP Rob Zastryzny turned in his best Double-A start, as he unfurled seven innings of one-run baseball. However, Tennessee’s offense could not get going. In the ninth, LF Granden Goetzman smacked a one-out, walk-off RBI double to give the Montgomery Biscuits a 2-1 win over the Smokies on …

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Two Anderson County drug rings cracked

During a press conference Monday afternoon, law enforcement officials provided information on a multi-county, multi-year investigation they say cracked not one, but two, cocaine trafficking conspiracies in and around Oak Ridge. The investigation began in 2012, according to Anderson County District Attorney General Dave Clark, who was flanked by representatives …

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