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Caroline Faye Lyons, 70, of Norris

Caroline Faye Lyons, 70, of Norris, TN passed away on October 24 in Clinton, TN. Carolyn was born in Norris to Bonnie Null and Woodrow Wilson Null on July 1, 1947. She graduated with honors from Murfreesboro Tennessee State University. Carolyn worked as an art teacher for the TN and …

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Final HSFB polls: AC finishes #2; OR #5

The final high school football polls of the regular seasonw ere released on Monday. Locally, in Class 4A, the 10-0 Anderson County Mavericks finished the year at #2, trailing only Greeneville, a team they could face later on in the postseason. In Class 5A, Catholic moved up two spots to …

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CPD releases list of Halloween safety tips

(CPD Facebook post) Halloween is a fun time of the year, but statistics confirm that it is also one of the most dangerous nights for our children. To help ensure your little goblins trick or treating extravaganza is as safe as it is entertaining, the Clinton Police Department has put …

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State issues Halloween safety tips

(TDSHS/THP) The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security and the Tennessee Highway Patrol issued safety tips Monday as people prepare for Halloween festivities. According to the THP, 17 people were killed during the 2016 Halloween holiday. Seven of the 17 deadly crashes were alcohol-related. Investigators said there have been …

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17th annual Coal Creek Health Day in the books

Last Wednesday, the 17th Annual Coal Creek Health Day was held at Briceville Elementary School. Coal Creek Health Day is the day each year when students at Briceville assess the health of the creek that runs by their school by documenting what lives in it.  Last week, students and volunteers found …

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Chamber: 13K+ attend Clinch River Fall Antique Festival

The Anderson County Chamber of Commerce has announced that the 17th year of the Clinch River Fall Antique Festival was a huge success. Officials estimated that attendance topped last year’s levels, bringing in over 13,000 people for the Festival on October 14th. In addition, the Chamber says that the Cruze-In …

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Clinton Council takes action on Magnet Mills

The Clinton City Council met Monday night in its regular session, delayed a week due to scheduling conflicts. During the meeting, Council members were told that TDOT has recommended making safety improvements at the Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing on Yarnell Road, just behind Summers Monuments in South Clinton. TDOT will …

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Deborah Walters age 66 of Clinton

Deborah Walters age 66 of Clinton, TN passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at NHC Healthcare in Oak Ridge, TN.  Deborah enjoyed hunting, fishing, and oil painting.  She loved to cook and make wedding cakes. Deborah is preceded in death by her mother, Lexie Cherry; husband, Vaughn Walters Sr.; …

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