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ORPDs Smith promoted

Former Oak Ridge Police Captain Robin Smith was promoted last month to the position of Deputy Police Chief in Oak Ridge. Smith, whose promotion became effective November 8th, will continue to oversee the Oak Ridge PDs Patrol Division and SWAT Team. Smith succeeds Alan Massengill, who retired in September.

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Alley unopposed in 2016

Incumbent Anderson County property Assessor John Alley Jr. was the only person to file a qualifying petition to run for his seat in the general election in August of 2016. Alley was first elected to his post in 2012 and will serve another four-year term as he will be running …

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Healing Touch coming to CPTC

Healing Touch Certified  Practitioner and Instructor, Brenda Rasch, PT, PC will be leading an “Introduction to Healing Touch” session on Wednesday, January 6th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Clinton Physical Therapy Center in the upper building.  The session is open to anyone who is interested in learning about this …

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NPS seeking MPNHP volunteers

The National Park Service will hold an information session on Jan. 21 for those who may be interested in volunteering with the Manhattan Project National Historical Park in Oak Ridge. The session will begin at 10 a.m. and will be held at the Midtown Community Center at 102 Robertsville Road …

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ORT: OR Council OKs cash for golf course

(Oak Ridge Today) The Oak Ridge City Council on Monday approved a $325,000 transfer for operations at Tennessee Centennial Golf Course. About $225,000 of the transfer, a cash infusion, would be for outstanding accounts payable, including for expenses that include clothing in the pro shop, a management fee, fertilizer, and …

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ORT: Man reports carjacking; second man shot in foot

(Oak Ridge Today) One man was allegedly robbed and carjacked on Laurel Road in Anderson County early Monday morning, while another was reportedly shot in the foot as the result of a bad drug deal in Campbell County. Authorities received a report that a 2007 Kia Sportage had been stolen …

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70+ pounds of pot seized, man arrested

Officers from the Oak Ridge Police Department, the Seventh Judicial District Crime Task Force, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Missouri State Highway Patrol seized more than 70 pounds of marijuana from a home on Carlisle Lane in Oak Ridge on Wednesday. Authorities say they seized more than 70 pounds …

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