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Jeanette Prater York

Jeanette Prater York passed June 28, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Mossy Springs of Union County, Tennessee to Troy Sweat and Edith Prater on September 18, 1923. She was the first born and last surviving of nine siblings. Preceding her in death were …

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TDOT suspending construction-related lane closures for 4th

(TDOT)  Road construction won’t slow motorists across Tennessee over the July 4th holiday.  The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-related lane closures on interstates and state routes beginning at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 30th through 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 5th to provide maximum roadway capacity for holiday travelers. “We anticipate Tennessee’s interstates and …

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Halls in search of new hoops coach(es)

Changes are coming to the sidelines of the next District 3AAA basketball season as Halls High School boys’ and girls’ coach Randy Moore has resigned to pursue other opportunities in Florida. During his eight-year tenure at Halls, the Lady Red Devils compiled a 125-95 record with three Region tournament appearances, …

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Alice Fonde Kincaid, age 88, of Clinton

Alice Fonde Kincaid, age 88, of Clinton, left this world on June 26, 2017, at Maple Court Senior Living facility in Powell. Alice was a wonderful woman, devoted wife and loving mother. She grew up in the Morningside neighborhood of Knoxville, graduated from old Knoxville High, and attended the University …

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ORPD seeks man for questioning

Oak Ridge Police have asked for help identifying and locating a man wanted for questioning in a purse theft and credit card fraud. Police asked for anyone with information on the subject, pictured wearing a camouflage print shirt with cut-off sleeves and a wide-brimmed hat, to contact Detective Jon Wilson …

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Fire on the Water Saturday

Sequoyah Marina is hosting its annual ‘Fire on the Water’ fireworks show Saturday, July 1 at Norris Lake. The event begins after sunset and officials say they expect this to be the biggest display in the 24-year-history of the event. Billed as the second-largest fireworks display in Tennessee and the …

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