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All Union County schools to be patrolled by SROs

The Union County Sheriff’s Office has announced plans to hire four new school resource officers, making it possible to have an officer at every school. In addition to the new officers, the sheriff’s office said there is already live-streaming video feed from every school directed to the E-911 center, as …

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ORT: OR Council OKs synthetic turf for Blankenship

(Oak Ridge Today) The Oak Ridge City Council on Tuesday approved a $800,000 contract to buy and install synthetic turf at Blankenship Field. Council approved the contract in 5-0 vote during a special meeting Tuesday evening in the Multipurpose Room in the Central Services Complex in central Oak Ridge. The …

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Seven grants awarded in AC by Arts Commission

State Representative John Ragan (R-Oak Ridge) has announced that the Tennessee Arts Commission (TAC) has awarded seven grants totaling $68,530 to organizations within Anderson County for the 2019 fiscal year. According to the TAC, the grants will support projects that demonstrate creative and innovative arts education programs in community settings or …

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