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THP: One dead in car/motorcycle crash

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says that charges and citations are pending in a fatal accident that occurred Monday night on Highway 63 in Campbell County. Shortly after 8:30 pm Monday, a motorcycle ridden by 51-year-old Patrick Sweet of Speedwell had been headed east on Highway 63 when a westbound car …

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ORT: Council OKs bond amount

The Oak Ridge City Council on Monday unanimously approved an initial bond resolution of up to $16.5 million to build a new Oak Ridge Preschool and a new Oak Ridge Senior Center, and redevelop Scarboro Park. The initial bond resolution approved in a 7-0 vote on Monday sets a ceiling amount for the …

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AC EMS helping neighbors in storm’s path

(Anderson County government press release) Anderson County Emergency Medical Services has responded to a deployment request from the state of South Carolina to aid in evacuations ahead of the anticipated landfall of Hurricane Florence. Anderson County EMS is part of the Region II EMS Directors Association, which is comprised of …

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Oak Ridge history on the move

An historic house is finding a new home in Oak Ridge. The flat top house that used to live at the American Museum of Science and Energy is moving to the Children’s Museum at Oak Ridge. At just 576 square feet, it was the original tiny home. It’s an example …

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