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Teresa Gail Phillips, age 54, of Oliver Springs

Teresa Gail Phillips, age 54, of Oliver Springs, Tennessee, passed away on July 12, 2019 at the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN. She was born on November 18, 1964 in Anderson County, Tennessee. Teresa attended Covenant Life Church.  She enjoyed flowers, collecting, cleaning, camping and spending time with …

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Loyd G. Sprankle (Bud), age 81, of Lake City

Loyd G. Sprankle (Bud), age 81, of Lake City, TN went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 13, 2019. He was a member of Clear Branch Baptist Church and was retired from the United States Air Force. He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, and dog …

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Ex-RSCC security officer charged

A Roane State Community College campus police officer was arrested Friday and charged with statutory rape by an authority figure. 27-year-old Justin Willoughby was arrested and charged with two counts of statutory rape by an authority figure. Willoughby is accused of using his authority to accomplish sexual conduct with a …

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GSMNP: One dies in Clingmans Dome crash

(GSMNP press release) Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers responded to a single-car, motor vehicle accident on Clingmans Dome Road at approximately 12:30 p.m. on Monday, July 15. The driver of the vehicle, Timothy Patrick James McCauley, age 37, of Farmington, Missouri died as a result of his injuries. The …

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Fairest of the Fair winners

Night #1 of the Anderson County Fair on Monday was highlighted by the Fairest of the Fair pageants. Here is a list of the winners in each category, courtesy of the Fairest of the Fair’s Facebook page, as well as biographies of the winners. 2019 Fairest of the Fair Winners …

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Oak Ridge sends out property tax bills

(Oak Ridge press release) The City of Oak Ridge is notifying property owners that all property tax bills have now been mailed.  Property owners will note that the 2019 tax bills have a different format than in previous years. Statements are now printed on letter-sized paper and mailed in an …

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ORRA hires new Atomic Rowing coach

(ORRA press release) After a nationwide search, Oak Ridge Rowing Association is pleased to announce that Wendy Davis will join ORRA as the Head Coach of the Atomic Rowing program.   Wendy comes to Oak Ridge from the University of Minnesota, where she was Head Coach of the Women’s Division 1 …

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