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Oak Ridge Property Taxes Due Oct. 31

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2020) – The City of Oak Ridge has finished mailing out this year’s property tax statements. Property owners in the City should have those statements by now. In accordance with State Law, property tax notices are mailed to the property owner at the address on …

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Oak Ridge Playhouse to stream next production

By Jack Mitchell – Norris Bulletin Faced with the difficulty of operating a theatre in the midst of a pandemic and confronted with the loss of ticket revenues, the Oak Ridge Playhouse is following the trend being adopted by many other entertainment venues around the country and delving into the …

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COVID-19 Update

Hello, this is Ron Woody, Roane County Executive, with a Wednesday, September 23rd COVID-19 update from data of Tuesday, September 22nd. Total tested- 17,512 which is 32.5% of the Roane County population Total positive- 849 which is 1.58% of the population 106 tested on our last report date with only …

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LIVE School Board Meeting Tonight ONLINE

Tonight’s Roane County School Board meeting will be broadcast LIVE on www.bbbtv12.com, as well as on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. If you have a Roku, AppleTV, or FireTV, you can download the Boxcast Channel, then search for BBB Communications, then you can watch all our programs live on your TV’s …

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Eugene Gallaher passes away

Eugene Gallaher, the longtime president of the Green McAdoo Cultural Organization, passed away last week at the age of 68 following a battle with pancreatic cancer. Gallaher is being remembered as a fixture in youth sports, his church, and the community as a whole. Mr. Gallaher passed away on Friday …

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COVID-19 cancels 14th Annual Anderson County Veterans Day

CLINTON – The Clinton American Legion Post #172, in partnership with The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #12051, AMVETS Post #2 and Disabled American Veterans Chapter 26, jointly have determined that the 14th Annual Anderson County Veterans Day Parade will be canceled because of uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. The …

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CONVICTED SEX OFFENDER ARRESTED IN ROANE COUNTY

The Roane County Sheriff’s Department processed a convicted sex offender at the jail yesterday (Sept. 16, 2020). Jerry C. Beckett, age 48, was charged with failure to register in the county as an offender. Beckett was later released on bond. He was ordered onto the registry after his conviction out …

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Norris City Council continues virtual meetings

Reprinted from the Norris Bulletin As it has throughout the current pandemic crisis, the Norris City Council convened online Monday evening in another virtual session. Along with the five members and several department heads, there were a few citizens joining in for the hour and a half meeting. Scott Hackler, …

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