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TENNESSEE STATE FAIR DEBUTS NEW 2021 LOCATION

NASHVILLE — When agricultural fair season rolls around this year, the Tennessee State Fair will make history by taking place in conjunction with the Wilson County Fair. “In partnership with Wilson County and Wilson County Promotions, the Tennessee State Fair will be one of the largest and strongest in the …

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David Laxton Named Police Chief for Town of Oliver Springs

The Town Council of Oliver Springs, after some 20 minutes of discussion, decided to stay within the police department ranks and hire one of their own as the new police chief. The council unanimously approved the hiring of 16-year employee and now former Captain with the force, David Laxton, as the new chief. Alderman James …

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AC Sheriff Russell Barker On Police In Schools

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, STATEMENT FROM ANDERSON COUNTY SHERIFF RUSSELL BARKER – After hearing the news yesterday that Knoxville Mayor, Indya Kincannon, has withdrawn from the agreement to provide police for schools, I began reflecting on how fortunate we are in Anderson County. First, the decision to remove law enforcement from …

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The TSSAA Recognizes 3-Sport Athletes from the Tri-County Area

Anderson Co. High SchoolAbigail Montgomery Girls’ Cross Country, Girls’ Soccer, Girls’ Track and FieldColin Moody Boys’ Cross Country, Soccer, Boys’ Track and FieldJaylynn Bullock Girls’ Basketball, Girls’ Softball, Girls’ VolleyballKaleb Livingston Boys’ Cross Country, Football, SoccerMorgan Clark Baseball, Boys’ Basketball, FootballStone Cummins Football, Boys’ Track and Field, Wrestling Campbell Co. …

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Anderson County launches Adopt-A-Road Program

CLINTON – Anderson County Government spends thousands of dollars in grant funding each year in its efforts to combat unsightly litter on county roadways. Now, there’s a new avenue for citizen volunteers to help in that effort. The Anderson County Adopt-A-Road Program is similar to the State of Tennessee’s Adopt-A-Highway …

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SHERIFF BARKER AND ACSO PROMOTES MOTORCYCLE SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH

Clinton, TN – Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office to promote Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Agencies participate by providing information and increasing awareness in their communities about the importance of sharing the road and looking twice for motorcyclists.“Motorcyclists will be out in force as …

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