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911 hang-up leads to arrest

Clinton Police responding to a 911 hang-up call arrested one man on assault and burglary charges on Wednesday night. Officer Austin Powell responded to an apartment on Park Avenue in Clinton at around 9:45 pm Wednesday and made contact with the victim, who told him that she had opened the …

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Wartburg Police, TBI seek missing girl

Wartburg Police are searching for a missing 14-year-old girl. Bridgett Gordon has been missing since December 3rd. Wartburg Police have been working with the TBI to find her. Officers believe Bridgett may have traveled outside the State of Tennessee at one point.  Bridgett is described as a white female, standing 5 feet …

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Local leaders recognized for efforts to land TCAT

During last Friday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the new TCAT facility in the I-75 Industrial Park, the coalition of local organizations that helped land the highly-sought-after school received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Philanthropy from the College System of Tennessee. The award was presented to the Anderson County Coalition, which …

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Kingston Council votes to pursue legal action in spill

Tuesday night, members of the Kingston City Council met in a closed-door executive session with the city attorney Sandy McPherson to discuss whether or not to join the Roane County government’s pending legal action against Jacobs Engineering concerning the 2008 coal ash spill from TVA’s Kingston Fossil Plant. The ash …

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Waste Connections holiday schedule

In observance of Christmas Day,Tuesday, December 25th, Waste Connection of Tennessee’s local office will be closed and the trash and recycling pick ups will run on a one day delay. For example, Tuesday’s services will run on Wednesday, Wednesday’s services will run on Thursday, and soon through the rest of the week. …

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