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GORDON VAUGHAN THOMPSON, 94, of Clinton

GORDON VAUGHAN THOMPSON, 94, of Clinton, TN passed away On November 25th, 2017, peacefully, at home.    Born In August Of 1923, My Father Was A Witness To Many Extraordinary Events During His Long Life.    He Was Very Proud Of – But Never Bragged About- His Service To His Country As …

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Dee Boody, age 92 of Norris

Dee Boody, age 92 of Norris passed away on Monday, November 27, 2017 at The Waters of Clinton.  She was a member of St. Francis Episcopal Church and was born November 2, 1925 in Newark, New Jersey to the late Sidney and Frannie Marshall. Deloris was the receptionist for many years …

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All-Region 3-5A Football Team announced

2017 All-Region 3-5A Football Team Coaches & Players of the Year Coach of the Year- Joe Gaddis (Oak Ridge) Offensive Assistant of the Year- Justin Long (Fulton) Defensive Assistant of the Year- Jeff Miner (Oak Ridge) Co-POY- Johnny Stewart (Oak Ridge); Zach Rutherford (Campbell County) Offensive POY- Xavier Malone (Fulton) …

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TSSAA football championship games set

While none of our local teams remain standing in the TSSAA high school football playoffs, East Tennessee will still be well-represented in Cookeville this week in the state championship games. In Class 6A on Friday, Maryville avenged its first regular season loss in 70 games by edging Oakland 31-28. The …

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ORT: Blankenship grant would require public access

According to our partners at Oak Ridge Today, accepting a state grant of $480,000 for Blankenship Field, primarily for synthetic turf means that the facilities must be open to the public. There could be exceptions for previously scheduled events that are coordinated through the Oak Ridge school system, but keeping …

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OR house fire injures none

Three people escaped without injury after their house caught fire on Northwestern Avenue in Oak Ridge early Sunday. An adult male and two juveniles were home at the time of the fire, and all three made it out safely. The fire was reported just after midnight Sunday. While the cause …

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LaFollette teacher arrested at school now a former teacher

The LaFollette Elementary School teacher arrested earlier this month at the school has been fired. Campbell County school officials say that 49-year-old Stephanie Goins, who had been placed on leave while the incident was investigated, was terminated last week. Goins, a now-former first-grade teacher, was arrested on November 15th after …

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ACSD, TBI probing fatal Sunday shooting

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Department and the TBI are investigating the shooting death of a man late Sunday afternoon. Shortly before 5 pm Sunday, the ACSD says that deputies were called to a report of a shooting at a location on Back Half Moon Road in the Frost Bottom community. …

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