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Cleta Jones, age 79, of Dandridge formerly of Clinton

Cleta Jones, age 79, of Dandridge formerly of Clinton passed away on September 29, 2016 at Signature Assisted Living in Jefferson City.  She was a member of Clinton Second Baptist Church and was a beloved Christian, mother and grandmother.  She was born May 2, 1937 in Anderson County to the …

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MORE2 busy in October

(Submitted)  Make Oak Ridge Energy Efficient (MORE2) is hosting two informative meetings during October. Community members interested in learning how to reduce energy usage in their homes and how to apply for MORE2 are encouraged to attend one of the following:  Energy Savings Workshop:  Thursday, October 13, 5:30 – 6:30 pm at the …

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State reminds citizens that smoking can cause fires

With state fire statistics consistently indicating smoking as a major of cause of fire loss, the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFMO) reminds Tennesseans that care must be taken with cigarettes. Fires caused by smoking materials have had a devastating impact on the Volunteer State. The Tennessee Fire Incident Reporting …

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State urges students to monitor their credit

With the fall semester in full swing, the Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance’s (TDCI) Division of Consumer Affairs urges college students to stay alert and informed to better protect themselves from identity theft. Identity theft is a serious crime that can affect a person at any age. Identity theft …

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THP seeking info on interstate shootings

The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security and Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) Criminal Investigation Division (CID) along with The Tennessee Fusion Center (TFC) is providing this Request for Information (RFI) in an attempt to identify agencies that have any reporting of vehicles being shot while traveling on Interstate-81 in …

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LWVOR hosting candidate forum Tuesday

The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge will host a forum in Oak Ridge Tuesday featuring the candidates for Oak Ridge City Council, Board of Education, and city judge. The forum will start at 7 p.m. Tuesday, October 4, in the Oak Ridge High School Amphitheater. Candidates for Oak …

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Ragan, McNally recognized for drug prevention efforts

(ASAP) Representative John Ragan and Senator Randy McNally were presented with the Prevention Alliance of Tennessee’s (PAT) Legislators of the Year Award Wednesday, September 28 by Stephanie Strutner, Executive Director of Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention of Anderson County, and Justin Sweatman-Weaver, Chairman of the PAT Education & Outreach Committee. …

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