Home / 2017 / August

Monthly Archives: August 2017

Marjorie Louise (Poston) Hatmaker, age 75, of LaFollette

Marjorie Louise (Poston) Hatmaker, age 75, of LaFollette passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2017. A member of Coolidge Ridge Baptist Church. Preceded in death by son, Stanley Hatmaker; parents, Joseph and Tishia (Williamson) Poston; sister, Ruby Henegar; brothers, Carl, Lloyd, and J D Poston Survivors Husband: Floyd Hatmaker Daughters & …

Read More »

ORCB presents Labor Day concert

The Oak Ridge Community Band will hold its final 2017 summer concert on Monday, September 4th–Labor Day–in A.K. Bissell Park. The concert will begin at 7 pm and the public is encouraged to bring chairs or blankets for outdoor seating. There is no admission fee, but donations to help offset …

Read More »

TDOT announces no lane closures over Labor Day weekend

(TDOT) The Tennessee Department of Transportation will halt all lane closure activity on interstates and state highways for the Labor Day holiday travel period.  Construction crews will stop all lane closure activity beginning at noon on Friday, September 1 through 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 5.  This will provide maximum roadway capacity for motorists traveling during …

Read More »

Tennessee achieves air quality milestone

(TDEC/staff reports) The Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, announced this week that the entire state of Tennessee is now in compliance with federal air quality health standards for particle pollution, also known as particulate matter or PM2.5. The agency finalized its official redesignation of all of Anderson, Knox, Blount and …

Read More »

St. Therese Church to Hold Annual Fun Fair

St. Therese Catholic Church invites you to join them for their annual Fall Fun Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16. Bring your family and friends — kids of all ages are welcome! There will be games, inflatables, cake walks, a sweet shop, food, and a live auction at noon. The event will …

Read More »