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ACSD arrests man on warrant, new drug charges

A wanted man was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant on Sunday after a traffic stop in which he picked up new charges as well. Anderson County Deputy Zach Bates reported that while he had been on patrol Sunday afternoon near Rocky Top, he spotted a vehicle turn from …

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UWAC moves into new digs

The United Way of Anderson County has announced that it has relocated its offices to 728 Emory Valley Road in Oak Ridge. The offices are now in a section of the former Daniel Arthur building that was recently vacated by the Emory Valley Center. This move, according to a UWAC …

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Friday crash injures 2 in Clinton

A two-car crash Friday afternoon in Clinton sent two people to the hospital and tied up traffic for several hours. Clinton Police report that the crash happened shortly before 5 pm Friday when a 2013 Chevy Silverado driven by Larry Tindell of Powell crossed over the center lane of Seivers …

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THP stepping up enforcement for 4th

The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) is conducting a variety of traffic safety initiatives, utilizing data-driven enforcement strategies during the Fourth of July holiday period to help reduce serious injury and fatal crashes across the state. The traffic safety campaign began at 12:01 a.m. Friday, June 30 and ends at midnight Tuesday, July 4.  During …

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Sen. Corker issues Independence Day statement

U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement in honor of Independence Day. “This Independence Day, as we honor the brave service men and women who have fought to protect our freedoms, it is my hope that we also remember the many things that unite us as Americans,” …

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Pro2Serve receives 5-year contract for OR clean-up

Professional Project Services Inc., or Pro2Serve, has received a five-year contract worth up to $49 million to provide technical support services to the Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management, or OREM. The contract was awarded June 19. The Oak Ridge-based company provides a wide suite of services to DOE’s Environmental Management …

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