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High School hoops scores

Thursday basketball scores (12/29) GIRLS: Tellico Plains 62 Clinton 54…Oneida 51 Anderson County 40…Cookeville 56 Oliver Springs 34…Campbell County 51 Cloudland 16…Oak Ridge 69 Greeneville 50 BOYS: Gallatin 67 Anderson County 33…Jellico 70 Seymour 51…Trinity (KY) 68 Oak Ridge 62…Coalfield 45 Rockwood 38…Kingston 47 Clarkrange 28

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AMSE building, land formally transferred to Oak Ridge

Friday morning, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann and Oak Ridge Mayor Warren Gooch formalized an agreement to transfer the Department of Energy’s (DOE) American Museum of Science and Energy (AMSE) building, along with its 17.12-acres, to the City of Oak Ridge. In exchange, DOE will receive space …

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TDOT worker, struck by car on Christmas Eve, dies

A Tennessee Department of Transportation HELP Operator has died of complications resulting from injuries sustained when he was struck by a vehicle while assisting a stranded motorist on December 24. 30-year-old James Rogers was changing a flat tire for a family stranded on I-40 at mile marker 221 in Davidson …

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ORT: Small pole stops big tree, saves home

According to our partners at Oak Ridge Today, a small utility pole kept a large, leaning oak tree, estimated to weigh about 10 tons, from falling on a home on Manhattan Avenue, next to Woodland Elementary School, on Thursday morning. The tree was estimated to be about 75 years old, …

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Elmer Ray Rhyne, age 84 of Knoxville

Elmer Ray Rhyne, age 84 of Knoxville passed away on December 28, 2016 at his residence.  Elmer was preceded in death by his wife, Paula Rhyne; parents, Herman and Johnnie Rhyne; sister, Nancy Rhyne; brothers, Ralph, Danny and Glenn Rhyne; grandchild, Rachael Rhyne. He is survived by: Sons………………   Eric Rhyne …

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Clara Crowder, age 93 of Clinton

Clara Crowder, age 93 of Clinton passed away on December 28, 2016 at her residence.  Clara is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Lewis Crowder, and parents. She is survived by: Children……………..       Patricia Diggs of Clinton Dude Crowder of Shelbyville The family will have a memorial service at a …

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High school hoops tourneys continue

Wednesday scoreboard (Girls) (At Harriman) Clinton 51 Oakdale 47…Sunbright 39 Harriman 25…Dresden 58 Tellico Plains 53…Scott County 60 Coalfield 55…Kingston 48 Jackson County 41…Wartburg 44 Sweetwater 39 (At Maryville) William Blount 58 Anderson County 29…Fulton 43 Campbell County 31…Maryville 52 Cloudland 27 (At Greeneville) Oak Ridge 57 Jefferson County 50 …

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