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Bowling crowned Fairest of the Fair

As we have talked about, the Anderson County Fair began Monday in Clinton, and night number one was highlighted by the always-popular Tiny Miss and Fairest of the Fair pageants. We will run down the winners in each of the six pageants, starting with the youngest participants. Tiny Miss Fairest …

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TBI probing inmate death at ACDF

The TBI is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an inmate at the Anderson County Jail on July 4th. 36-year-old April Michelle Beach of Rocky Top was picked up on July 2nd by an Anderson County Sheriff’s deputy for a probation violation and a violation of her pre-trial release …

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Clinton’s newest fire truck arrives Friday

Come Friday, the Clinton Fire Department will possess the largest fire truck in Anderson County. Officials recently agreed to purchase a new truck with a ladder capable of reaching heights of 110 feet, and will take possession of it on Friday, according to Fire Chief Archie Brummitt and Assistant Chief …

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Early voting off to a strong start

Early voting for the August 2nd Anderson County general election began last Friday. Through Saturday July 28th, you can cast ballots at the Clinton Community Center, the Midtown Community Center in Oak Ridge and the North Anderson Government Office in the Anderson Crossing Shopping Center. Early voting hours are from …

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UPDATE: Anderson escapee charged with escape

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Department says that Damian Reynolds, the 39-year-old man who walked out of the Anderson County Jail due to what officials have called “human error” on Wednesday night, was taken back into custody on Friday afternoon. Reynolds was being processed for intake after being arrested on a …

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