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COLLABORATIVE CHRISTMAS BASKET REGISTRATION FOR 2013

For the second year, several churches in the Kingston and Harriman areas will work together in assisting families and individuals for Christmas.  Partner churches are Bethel Presbyterian Church, Kingston Church of Christ, Kingston United Methodist Church,  Luminary United Methodist Church, Morrison Hill Christian Church, and St. Andrews Episcopal Church.  Members …

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County Accounts and Budget Office receives PAFR Award

Anderson County Government is pleased to announce its Accounts and Budget Office has received the PAFR Award (Popular Annual Financial Report).  The PAFR Report is a voluntary report that counties can choose to compile and publish in order to condense the financial position of the county.  The goal of Popular …

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Y-12 Beginning “Orderly Shutdown” According to Reports

According to the Knoxville News-Sentinel’s, Frank Monger, the Y-12 National Security Complex is beginning an orderly shutdown due to the government shutdown.  Here is the story: Y-12 General Manager Chuck Spencer today informed workers that the contractor has been told to begin an “orderly shutdown” of operations at the Oak …

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FRIDAY MORNING ACCIDENT CLAIMS ONE LIFE IN CLINTON

Clinton Police officers are looking into what may have caused the accident that killed a Scott County man. Reports say 32 year old Christopher Strunk, of Oneida, died as a result of injuries sustained in a Friday (10/04/13) morning traffic crash in Clinton. Initial information indicates that Strunk’s vehicle was …

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Oak Ridge Gatti’s Pizza Closes

Workers at an Oak Ridge pizza restaurant say the business closed suddenly, leaving them without a job. The doors to Gatt’s Pizza on Wilson Street have been locked and there’s a posted sign that reads, “Closed we sold the business”. Workers say there were given no warning on the sale …

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Norris Lions Club Turkey Shoot Planned

 The Norris Lions Club will be sponsoring their annual Turkey Shoot  fundraiser in November.  Funds raised at the event will support community  projects such as the Norris Food Pantry, Habitat for Humanity, Remote Area  Medical organization, Kids Sight Screening, eye exams and glasses, and hearing aids for the hearing impaired. The Turkey Shoots will be held on Saturday, November 2, 9, and 16 from 8 am until 2:30 pm.  The location is on Highway 61 East toward Andersonville, just over 1 mile past the traffic light at Hwy. 441.

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