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GSMNP seeking volunteers for trail work

(GSMNP)  Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced several volunteer workdays beginning April 5 through April 28 along heavily-used trails and nature loops as the park prepares for the busy summer season. These opportunities are ideal for people interested in learning more about the park and the trails program through hands-on service …

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Rocky Top PD searching for female truck thief

Rocky Top Police are searching for a female car thief. According to the RTPD’s Facebook page, at around 3:45 a.m. Wednesday, officers received a report of a vehicle being stolen from in front of a gas pump at the Pilot on North Main Street. Officers say surveillance camera footage from …

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Alexander: Gov’t funding bill includes $663M for UPF

US Senator Lamar Alexander said Wednesday that the government funding bill provides a big chunk of change for the Uranium Processing Facility at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge. The facility could get $663 million to go towards what’s considered one of the largest construction sites in the country with …

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Gospel Singing at Mount Harmony

Mount Harmony Baptist Church will be having a singing on Saturday March 31st at 7:00pm. The gospel group that will be with us is the Russell Family  from Maryville TN. The Church is located at 819 Raccoon Valley Rd NE, Heiskell, TN 37754, 1 mile west of I -75 at exit 117.

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Follow-up: More on Jones complaint to state

As we first reported last week, Anderson County Circuit Court Clerk William Jones has filed a complaint with the Anderson County Ethics Committee against all 16 County Commissioners, two Human Resources directors and the county law director over their handling of the sexual harassment allegations that have been made against …

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Fire at Red Johnson’s injures none, cause unknown

A fire destroyed the garage at Red Johnson’s Auto Parts on Clinton Highway in Claxton Wednesday afternoon. The Anderson County Sheriff’s Department reports that when one of their deputies arrived on the scene, the garage was fully engulfed by flames. Several fire units were on the scene working to extinguish …

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