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Smokies avoid no-hitter, still get shut out

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies (26-26) were one-hit at MGM Park by the Biloxi Shuckers (30-23) in their 3-0 loss on Thursday night. Clayton Daniel’s two-out double ended RHP Trey Supak’s no-hit bid. Daniel was the only Smokie to reach base, and he did so twice, reaching on Jake Gatewood’s …

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OR seeking applicants for boards, committees

The City Clerk’s Office is currently accepting applications from Oak Ridge residents interested in serving as a member of a board or commission. The submission deadline is 12:00 p.m. on Monday, July 1, 2019.  The City is recruiting membership for the following boards:  Environmental Quality Advisory Board (1 youth vacancy) Oak …

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OR woman facing ID theft charge in Knox

An Oak Ridge woman is facing charges in Knox County after investigators there say she impersonated a nurse to get a job at a senior living facility in Farragut. Last October, investigators allege that Emily Elizabeth Barber used someone else’s nursing license to get a job at Summit View of …

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Smokies edge Shuckers, 2-1

(Tennessee Smokies) The Tennessee Smokies (26-25) leveled the series in Biloxi with the Shuckers (29-23) after a 2-1 victory on Wednesday night at MGM Park.  Biloxi RHP Johan Belisario got the scoring started not by allowing a run, but by hitting an RBI-single to score to center field scoring Joantgel …

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LaFollette, Jacksboro receive Retail Grants

State Representative Dennis Powers (R-Jacksboro) today announced that LaFollette and Jacksboro are recipients of a Retail Academy Grant from the Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development (TNECD).  The grant assists communities with funding that enables them to participate in the Retail Academy 101 opportunities. The overall goal is to provide …

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Lucille Beets, age 82, of Clinton

Lucille Beets, age 82, of Clinton, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Campbell County, TN to the late Lawrence Cooper on March 7, 1937. Lucille was a member of Farmer’s Grove Baptist Church. Survived by:Husband of 59 years….. Moss BeetsSons…………. Larry Beets …

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