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CPD appreciates community support

Tuesday, we heard from Clinton Police Chief Rick Scarbrough as he discussed last week’s tragic on-duty shooting death of Maryville Police officer Kenny Moats and its affect on the officers in his department as well as the ways that the Clinton PD and the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department helped out …

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Anderson ACT scores, graduation rate impressive

The Anderson County School system’s composite ACT score for this year increased to 20.3, up from 19.3 a year ago and above the state average of 19.9. School leaders learned about the scores last week during a School Board retreat. The ACT is a standardized test that gauges a student’s …

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Thresa Qualls Langley, age 85, a resident of Rockwood

Thresa Qualls Langley, age 85, a resident of Rockwood, TN, passed away, Friday, August 26, 2016 at the Hospice House in Columbus, GA. after a short illness, while visiting her daughter. Mrs. Langley was born August 15, 1931 in Briceville. She worked at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge and …

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Harriman teen accused of shooting, killing soldier

A 15-year-old Harriman boy is accused of shooting and killing a member of the U.S. Army stationed in Fort Campbell, Kentucky. The shooting happened shortly after 7:30 pm Sunday at a home on Byrd Avenue in Harriman, leaving 23-year-old MarStratton Gordon dead. According to a preliminary investigation by the Harriman …

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ORNL recognized by Guiness

A 3D printed trim-and-drill tool, developed by researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory to be evaluated at The Boeing Company, has received the title of largest solid 3D printed item by GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™. ORNL printed the lower cost trim tool in only 30 hours using …

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