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Last wall of K-27 to come down Tuesday

The last wall of the last of the big five buildings once used to enrich uranium at the former K-25 site will be demolished Tuesday. Demolition on the last building, the K-27 Building, started in February. The other four buildings—K-25, K-29, K-31, and K-33—were demolished between 2006 and 2015. All five of …

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XFS: McDowell snags first series win

(MRN) Michael McDowell led a race-high twenty-four laps on Saturday, including the final twenty, to claim his first career victory and extend Richard Childress Racing’s winning streak to three years on Road America’s sprawling four-mile circuit. McDowell, who started second, beat runner-up … and teammate … Brendan Gaughan to the …

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SCS: Larson breaks through at Michigan

(MRN) Kyle Larson got the best of rookie Chase Elliott on the day’s final restart Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, leading the last ten laps to record his first career Sprint Cup victory. Larson was ready to pounce when the green flag flew for the final time while Elliott briefly …

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8-run fifth inning propels Smokies 11-5

(Tennessee Smokies)  Trailing 3-0, Tennessee erupted for eight runs in the bottom of the fifth inning – bringing 14 men to the plate – as the Smokies rallied to defeat the Birmingham Barons, 11-5, on Sunday night in front of 3,416 fans at Smokies Stadium. With the win, Tennessee has …

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Two arrested after Oak Ridge car break-ins

The Oak Ridge Police Department investigated a series of overnight vehicle burglaries from the area of West Outer Drive and Montana Avenue on Thursday, and officers determined that Jessie Dunham, 40, of Lenoir City, had items in his possession that had been stolen from one of the burglary victims, according to a city press …

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Clinton Fall Swim Class info

2016 Clinton Community Center Go to www.clintontn.net/recreation for up dates Tune to WYSH AM & FM for any last minute class information or changes. Registration: Wednesday September 7th & Thursday 8th, 4:00pm to 6: 00pm Pool Office No Phone registrations will be accepted. Fall Learn to Swim Program COST- City of …

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Smokies’ win streak snapped at five

(Tennessee Smokies)  RHP Zach Hedges allowed just one earned run over six innings, while RF Lane Adams added a two-run double, but the Smokies’ five-game winning streak was snapped by the Birmingham Barons, 4-2, on Saturday night in front of 7,727 fans at Smokies Stadium. The crowd of 7,727 marks …

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Tyrone Nealy, age 58 of Powell

Tyrone Nealy, age 58 of Powell passed away on August 24, 2016 at Methodist Medical Center.  Tyrone was born September 6, 1957 in Orange County, California and was a veteran of the United States Army. The family will have a memorial service at a later date.  Holley Gamble Funeral Home …

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