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TDOT’s SmartWay Traffic and TDOTFIX Now Available on MyTN

Nashville – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is pleased to announce that SmartWay traffic information and the new TDOTFIX are now available on MyTN, the mobile app that makes it easier for Tennesseans to access state government services. “Having these amenities in one place is good customer service,” said …

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Secret City Improv Festival launches Kickstarter Campaign

The Secret City Improv Festival is seeking additional fundraising through the crowdfunding site Kickstarter.  The Secret City Improv Festival will be featuring 18 professional improv troupes from across America and 5 area high schools at Oak Ridge’s Historic Grove Theater.   An innovative program, called Slayden Intensives, will be led by …

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Kingston PD Makes DUI and Drug Arrest

ON 07/23/2022, at approximately 0210 hours, Patrolman Marie Watson was traveling west on Race Street. A vehicle traveling east swerved into Patrolman Watson’s lane of travel almost hitting her head on. She swerved to avoid a collision, turned around and executed a traffic stop on the vehicle on Cumberland Street. …

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Young girl dies after tree falls on tent 

Elkmont Campground Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers responded to an emergency in Elkmont Campground at approximately 12:30 a.m. on July 27, 2022, after a tree fell on a tent and resulted in the death of a seven-year-old girl from Georgia. The other family members, including father and two siblings, …

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Early Voting is in the last week

Early voting for the August 4th state & federal primary and state and county general elections is underway through this Saturday, July 30th. Monday was day nine of this early voting cycle and in Anderson County, 428 people cast ballots. That included 295 who voted in the Republican primary, 123 …

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