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Man, dog wounded in Wednesday shooting incident

A man and his dog were injured after shots were fired at a home in Oak Ridge on Wednesday night, according to the Oak Ridge Police Department. The shooting was reported at 325 Louisiana Avenue at about 11:45 p.m. Wednesday. The resident, 27-year-old Dylan Squires, told officers that he heard …

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Phyllis Aloice Hart, age 88, of Briceville

Phyllis Aloice Hart, age 88, of Briceville, passed away on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at her residence. Phyllis was born in Virginia on May 18, 1928 to the late Fredrick and Ruth Kilmon Zeller.  She was a member of Main Street Baptist Church in Lake City. Phyllis enjoyed going to …

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Roane receives grant for recycling equipment

(TDEC)  The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) today announced $2,071,417 in recycling equipment, recycling rebates and used oil grants for FY 2017 projects to help reduce landfill waste in Tennessee and move materials to the best highest use. “This grant program encourages and supports local communities to meet …

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ASAP celebrates National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week

(ASAP) The ASAP Ambassadors Youth Coalition from Anderson County, Clinton, and Oak Ridge High Schools celebrated National Drug and Alcohol Facts week last week. Aimed to increase their peers’ awareness of the dangers of drugs and alcohol, the event was organized by the student-led group. Students from the three high …

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Jack Ryan, Big D & Bubba nominated for ACMs

Our sister station WMYL, Merle FM, received some great news on Wednesday as the Academy of Country Music announced that not one, but two personalities you hear during the week have been nominated for awards. “Afternoon Drive” host Jack Ryan has been nominated for the On-Air Personality of the Year …

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