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Report: Norris budget OK’ed on first reading

According to the Norris Bulletin, the Norris City Council approved a new budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year on first reading by a 4-1 vote. The adoption of a final budget is still subject to a public hearing and an approval on second reading by the Council. That hearing will …

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National Trails Day June 2nd

(Submitted) Tennessee State Parks will celebrate National Trails Day and kick off Great Outdoors Month with free, guided hikes at all 56 parks on Saturday, June 2. The variety of events includes ranger-led day hikes, night hikes, history hikes, nature hikes and trail clean-up hikes. With more than 1,000 miles …

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TDOT halting lane closures over weekend

(TDOT) Motorists won’t be delayed by road construction as they travel Tennessee’s highways this Memorial Day weekend. The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-related lane closures on interstates and state routes beginning at 12:00 noon on Friday, May 25 through 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29. This will provide maximum roadway capacity for motorists expected …

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Willow Dean Tucker, age 88, of Vasper

Willow Dean Tucker, age 88, of Vasper, passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018 at the North Knox Medical Center. She was born on June 19, 1929 to the late Luther Wilson and Janie Marlow in Kentucky.  Willow loved her family and took pleasure in spending time outdoors and working …

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June busy at Black Oak

Black Oak Baptist Church in Clinton will hold Vacation Bible School Monday June 11th through Friday June 15th from 6 to 8:30 pm each night. This year’s theme is “Hero Central: Discover Your Strength in God!” Register online at www.blackoakbc.org. The church also invites you to a night of Faith, …

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Spring Fling begins Tuesday in M’Boro

Several area high school teams are in Murfreesboro today for the start of the Spring Fling, the TSSAA State Championships for spring sports. On the baseball diamond, in Division I, Class AAA, Seymour faces Brentwood and in Division II-A, the Christian Academy of Knoxville squares off with the University School …

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Drug raid in Campbell County

Early Monday morning, law enforcement officials in Campbell County conducted yet another predawn raid to serve a warrant on a home suspected of being involved in the sale of illegal narcotics. This week’s operation, the latest in a series of drug-related raids, occurred at a home in the 200 block …

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