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Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

THP: Oliver Springs woman killed in crash

An Oliver Springs woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident Thursday morning on Laurel Road in Clinton. The Tennessee Highway Patrol reports that 61-year-old Betty J. Webster of Oliver Springs had been driving east on Laurel shortly after 10 am Thursday in a 2004 Ford Taurus when her vehicle drifted …

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Fire destroys home, all residents safe

An early-morning fire on Thursday destroyed a home on Fletchers Lane in Anderson County’s Medford community. Shortly after 1:30 am Thursday, Medford Volunteer firefighters and Anderson County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the home at 115 Fletchers Lane after someone called 911 to report the fire. When deputies arrived, they reported …

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Landslide closes Campbell road

Campbell County road crews are working to remove debris from an overnight landslide on Hunters Branch Road that occurred Thursday night.   A large portion of the debris waa removed from the road last night and crews are working Friday to remove more mud and rock from the bank in the …

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Ex-State Corrections employee indicted in Anderson incident

UPDATE: The Tennessee Department of Corrections terminated Chad Reep earlier this month as a result of the indictment. A former Tennessee Department of Corrections employee was indicted earlier this month by an Anderson County grand jury in connection to an incident that occurred in late September. 31-year-old Chad Reep of …

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Oak Ridge Arbor Day event March 1st

(City of Oak Ridge press release) Oak Ridge officials will join the Oak Ridge Environmental Quality Advisory Board (EQAB) for the 34th Annual Arbor Day Observance on Friday, March 1, 2019. The event is set to begin at 10 a.m. at Glenwood Elementary School, located at 125 Audubon Road.  The …

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Illness, flooding concerns to keep AC schools closed; NWS reminds drivers of dangers of high water

Due to lingering illness among students and staff, along with concerns over flooding conditions brought about by this week’s heavy, persistent rainfall, Anderson County schools were closed on Thursday and will remain closed through Friday. High water has impacted many roads in the county, making some impassable. Earlier today, officials …

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District tourneys done; Dragons take 3rd

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUND-UP D3AAA Boys Championship at Karns: Oak Ridge 75 Karns 65…Oak Ridge erased a nine-point deficit early in the fourth quarter and pulled away from the Beavers to claim the District championship. Consolation at Karns: Clinton 67 Central 59…The shots that did not fall for Clinton in …

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