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3 structures burn on one piece of property

Three structures on Strader Road in Anderson County’s Claxton community caught fire Wednesday afternoon. Anderson County deputies responded to 141 Strader Road at around 4:15 pm Wednesday and reported that when they arrived, firefighters from the Claxton Volunteer Fire Department were already on the scene dousing the flames. Three structures …

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OR brush pick-up schedule announced

(City of Oak Ridge) The citywide brush pick-up program will begin Monday, April 24, 2017. Tree limbs as well as bagged yard clippings and leaves will be picked up. City collection efforts will follow the accompanying schedule as closely as possible.  Residents have always been very cooperative and we ask for …

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ORT: Four lawsuits filed against Cromwell

According to our partners at Oak Ridge Today, four lawsuits have been filed against 68-year-old Lee Cromwell, the Oak Ridge man convicted of vehicular homicide and aggravated assault in connection to the fatal crash in the crowded parking lot of the Midtown Community Center after the annual Independence Day fireworks …

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TDOT halting interstate construction work for Easter weekend

(TDOT) The Tennessee Department of Transportation will suspend all interstate construction work this Easter weekend in anticipation of increased holiday travel. TDOT crews and contractors will stop all road construction work that requires lane closures beginning Thursday, April 13 at 6:00 p.m. through Monday, April 17 at 6:00 a.m. This will provide maximum roadway …

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LaFollette man charged after Clinton crash

A LaFollette man was arrested after he allegedly left the scene of a one-car accident early Friday morning. Clinton Police responded to Rolling Acres Lane shortly after midnight Friday and found a Saturn Ion in a ditch surrounded by skid marks and bricks from a pillar in a yard that …

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