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Lunch with the League: Dr. Judy Cornett to speak

  A University of Tennessee law professor will discuss potential changes to Tennessee’s judicial selection process during a Lunch with the League meeting on Tuesday.  Judy Cornett is a distinguished professor at the University of Tennessee’s College of Law and her presentation starts at noon Tuesday in the Social Hall of …

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AC Operations Committee to meet tonight at 6pm

The Anderson County Commission’s Operations Committee will meet this evening at 6 pm in room 312 of the Courthouse.  Among the items on their agenda will be the election of a committee chair, consideration of a private act regarding the donation of real estate to non-profit organizations, a discussion of …

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Outbuilding Burns

A storage building on Norris Freeway went up in flames early Saturday morning.  The fire in the 3000 block of Norris Freeway was extinguished by the Andersonville Volunteer Fire Department but officials were not able to determine the cause of the fire.  The house that shared the property was vacant.

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ACSD, 2 VFDs respond to Briceville blazes

Two buildings were destroyed by fires on Vowell Road in Briceville early Saturday morning.  Anderson County deputies were called to the scene of the fire shortly after 12:30 am Saturday and when they arrived, reported that a house later determined to be vacant and an outbuilding were fully engulfed by …

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Man allegedly beaten, robbed

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Department responded to a home on Webber Lane Saturday night after a man was allegedly assaulted and robbed.  Few details of the incident have been made available but responding deputies say that when they arrived at around 8:30 pm Sunday, Tommy Lowe was being loaded in …

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Arrest Made in Aggravated Burglary

On September 19, 2013 Roane County Sheriff’s Deputies investigated an Aggravated Burglary at 231 Collins Road Oliver Springs. The home owner reported 11 rifles and shotguns missing. On October 7, 2013 Deputy Kate Bell and Sgt. Richie Stooksbury were searching for John Farmer, in connection with the Collins Road Aggravated …

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