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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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Josh Anderson elected as Anderson County Commission Chairman

By Jack Mitchell – Norris Bulletin Anderson County Commission unanimously elected District 3 Commissioner Josh Anderson to serve as county commission chairman. Anderson has represented the Norris/Fairview/Andersonville/Glen Alpine area as commissioner since 2018. He is the youngest commissioner to be elected to the position. The Anderson County Commission also voted …

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Pothole Repair Underway in Norris

By Jack Mitchell – Norris Bulletin Using the city’s recently acquired asphalt hot box, Norris Public Works employees, pictured here at the corner of Dairy Pond and East Norris Roads, began the process Tuesday of filling potholes on city streets. The box, which fits onto the bed of the city …

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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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