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Anderson suspends in-court hearings through January 4

On Monday, all six of Anderson County’s judges as well as its top two elected attorneys issued a joint statement announcing that all in-person court hearings and appearances in Anderson County will be suspended beginning at the end of the day on Wednesday, December 9th (tomorrow), and continuing through January …

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Morgan County Schools Suspends Sports Ahead of Going Virtual

Morgan County schools has temporarily halted all sports and extracurricular activities, effective today, Wednesday, December 9, 2020.  In an email distributed by the county schools director, David Treece, the email stated, “This is to let you know that all extracurricular activities will be canceled effective tomorrow (12/9/20) through the start …

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Roane County Murder Suspect Arrested in Knoxville

UPDATE (12:24, 12/8/20) A person wanted on Murder charges in Roane County was arrested in Knoxville on Monday around 8pm. Matthew Aaron Scott of Lenoir City was wanted for the second-degree murder of Haley Thomas. Thomas was found dead on March 26, 2020 at 103 Sportsman Club Road in Harriman. …

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Authorities investigating death of Rockwood man

Roane County Sheriff, Jack Stockton, in a phone conversation with us yesterday, confirmed that an investigation is underway to determine how a man died whose body was discovered in a mobile home on Young Road in the Pine Orchard area of Morgan county last Wednesday morning. He stated that Rockwood …

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TNECD VISITS ORNL

Pictured from left to right are Grant Minchew, TNECD Director of Legislation; Jamie Stitt, TNECD Assistant Commissioner; Senator Ken Yager; Gary Human, TNECD Regional Director; TNECD Commissioner Bob Rolfe; and Sammie Arnold, TNECD Assistant Commissioner On Monday, Oak Ridge National Laboratory hosted Commissioner Rolfe, members of the TNECD team and Senator Ken …

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