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Proposed OR Airport inching forward

The Metropolitan Knoxville Airport authority is moving closer to developing a general aviation airport in Oak Ridge.  The proposed airport, with a 5000-foot-long runway, would be built at the Heritage Center in Oak Ridge, the former home K-25. The airport authority and government leaders believe the airport will increase tenants …

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Francisco-Eduardo appears in court

The Oak Ridge man charged in the death of a another man in a Knoxville traffic accident appeared in court Thursday. 44-year-old Franco Cambrany Francisco-Eduardo is charged with criminally negligent homicide and driving without a license in connection to the fatal accident on Chapman Highway that killed 22-year-old Pierce Corcoran. …

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Scarbrough recognized for service on ASAP Board

In a press release issued Thursday, ASAP of Anderson thanked departing Board member Mollie Hoskins Scarbrough for her six years of service on the ASAP of Anderson Board of Directors. Scarbrough first joined ASAP’s board in 2013, but ASAP of Anderson bylaws allow for a maximum of six years of …

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Drug raid in LaFollette Wednesday

Wednesday afternoon officers with the La Follette Police Department’s Drug Unit and Special Response Team along with members of the county’s Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at a home on West Chestnut Street. No arrests were made at the time of Wednesday’s raid, but evidence will be presented …

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