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Patricia Faye “Trish” Jeffers, 47, of Clinton

Patricia Faye Jeffers better known as Trish age 47 of Clinton, TN passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017 in Clinton, TN.  She loved her mother, Juanita and daughter, Mykayla.  Trish loved animals and music.  She was a member of Clinch River Baptist Church in Lake City, TN. Trish is …

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George Taylor Riggs, age 94 of Clinton

George Taylor Riggs, age 94 of Clinton went to be with his Savior on August 21, 2017.  George was born in Coal Creek, TN on July 9, 1923 to George Thomas and Sarah Sharp Riggs.  He was a long time member of South Clinton Baptist Church.  George was an avid …

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Smokies’ Burks named SL Player of the Week

(Tennessee Smokies)  Charcer Burks has been named the Southern League Player of the Week after an impressive hitting display during the week of August 14 – 20. Burks is now the fourth Smokies player to earn this honor in 2017, as Ian Rice was named the Southern League Player of …

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Smokies drop opener 5-1

(Tennessee Smokies)  The Biscuits’ bats were hot early, as they struck for five runs in the first inning to take a 5-1 victory over the Smokies to begin the series. Trevor Clifton got the ball for Tennessee and was roughed up early right from the start, as he gave up five …

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Juanita Irwin Crosby

Juanita Irwin Crosby went to be with her Heavenly Father on August 20, 2017 and is resting peacefully after struggling with acute dementia over the last eight years. Her family showered her daily with loving care, many prayers and much love. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel …

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Week 2 High School Football Schedule

This week’s High School Football Schedule: Thursday…Morristown East at Jefferson County Friday…(Fox & Farley Friday Night Football) Seymour at Clinton William Blount at Anderson County…Campbell County at David Crockett…Oak Ridge at Dobyns-Bennett…Oakdale at Jellico…Kingston at Oliver Springs… Halls at Karns…West at Hardin Valley…Central at Fulton…Rockwood at Sweetwater…Cosby at Union County…Harriman …

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OR survives Hawks; Week 1 scoreboard

Oak Ridge 21 Hardin Valley 20…The Wildcats survived at home after HVA missed a game-tying extra point attempt with :21 to play. Johnny Stewart threw touchdown passes to Caleb Martin and Kai’Reese Pendergrass and Tyrell Romano ran for the other Oak Ridge score. Elsewhere:  Campbell County 48 Cherokee 20…Bledsoe County …

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Dragons equal last year’s win total

Clinton 10 Scott 0…The Clinton Dragons got the Randy McKamey era off to a successful start Friday in Clinton, shutting out the visiting Scott Highlanders 10-0 to equal their win total from a year ago. The victory was Clinton’s first shutout since blanking Halls 32-0 in 2014 and their first …

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AC Commission meets Monday

The Anderson County Commission will meet Monday August 21st at 6:30 pm in room 312 of the Courthouse in Clinton. Among the items on their agenda will be the appointment of someone to serve the remainder of Myron Iwanski’s term on the Commission representing District 8. Iwanski left that post …

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OR man convicted of shooting into bar

An Oak Ridge man was convicted of shooting into the former Throttle Down Tavern while the business was occupied in July 2015 after a jury trial in Anderson County Criminal Court in Clinton on Thursday. A jury of 12 Anderson County residents found 45-year-old Gordon Scott Katz guilty of reckless …

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