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AC Senior Center April calendar

The Anderson County Senior Center at 195 Edgewood Avenue behind Walgreen’s in downtown Clinton is open weekdays from 8 am to 4:30 pm and offer daily activities like books, puzzles, games, cards, TV & movies, plus coffee and tea at all times. Tuesday April 5th: 10 am Open games…11 am Bible …

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Crowley appears in court

Anderson County Public Works Director David Crowley appeared in court Friday for a preliminary hearing on charges that he performed building inspections without the proper certifications. The judge in the case set April 27th as the trial date for Crowley, who was charged with five counts of conducting inspections without …

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Medford fire damages vacant house

A vacant house burned in Anderson County’s Medford community early Sunday. The fire was reported at a home on Longfield Lane just after midnight Sunday and was extinguished by members of the Medford Volunteer Fire Department. There was no electricity hooked up to the house and the cause of the …

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Man shot in Campbell dispute

A man was shot during an apparent domestic dispute in Jacksboro Saturday night. Details are sketchy but authorities say that a male was shot in the abdomen and flown by Lifestar to UT Medical Center following an apparent disturbance involving his parents. There has been now word on the victim’s …

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Fire in Caryville injures none

A vacant house was destroyed by a fire Friday night in Caryville. The blaze was reported at around 10:30 pm and authorities say the vacant home was destroyed. No injuries were reported but the Caryville Post office building next door suffered some minor damage to its exterior.

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Report: Judge orders Magnet Mills, property auctioned

According to the Courier News, a judge in Knoxville has ordered that Magnet Mills and all the various and sundry property inside the aging landmark be sold at auction withing the next 120 days. JD’s Auction in Clinton has been tasked with auctioning off the property and will hold public …

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ORT: OS fire injures none

(Oak Ridge Today )A neighbor with a fire extinguisher in his camper helped control a kitchen fire in Oliver Springs on Friday, authorities said. The fire was reported at about 5:35 p.m. Friday at 506 Cedar Lane in Oliver Springs. A resident of the home had been cooking, getting ready …

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