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UWAC awards grants

The United Way of Anderson County awarded nearly $50,000 in grants to local nonprofits as part of its first Discretionary Grant cycle last month. While UWAC’s standard grant cycle focuses on programs that will have a long-term impact on clients’ lives, the Discretionary Grant offers funding for one-time, project-based requests …

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Roger L. Goodman, age 67 of Oliver Springs

Roger L. Goodman, age 67 of Oliver Springs, Tennessee, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 28, 2017 at his home. He was a member of Mineral Springs Baptist Church of Oliver Springs. Roger enjoyed fishing, U.T. sports and watching golf. He is survived by his sister, Shirley Goodman and brother, …

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USRowing Masters Nationals a ‘huge success’

The USRowing Masters Nationals took place from August 17-20th on Melton Hill Lake and was a huge success!  With over 3000 participants and perfect weather for a regatta, Anderson County and Oak Ridge tourism officials described the event as a “huge hit [that] left rowers with an incredible experience!” The …

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High school football polls–Week 2

High school football polls were released on Monday and after week two, there is a shakeup in the state’s largest classification. After Murfreesboro Oakland snapped Maryville’s 68-game regular season win streak on Friday, Oakland ascended to the top spot in this week’s 6A poll while the Rebels slipped to #3, …

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Local highway safety grants to be announced Wednesday

On Wednesday, August 30, the Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security (TDOSHS) will join the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) to announce the law enforcement agencies and partners in East Tennessee who will be awarded more than $5 million in federal grant funding to support local highway safety initiatives. Approximately …

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