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Sen. Yager and Rep. Alexander join Gov. Lee to sign legislation lowering barriers for retired teachers to return to classroom amid school staffing challenges

(NASHVILLE) On Thursday, Senator Ken Yager (R-Kingston) and Representative Rebecca Alexander (R-Jonesboro) joined Governor Bill Lee for a ceremonial signing of legislation sponsored by Yager and Alexander to help alleviate school staffing challenges. The new law allows retired teachers to be reemployed as a K-12 teacher, substitute teacher or bus …

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Trout Unlimited to Host Big River Clean Up – July 9th

Reprinted from Norris Bulletin This year, the Clinch River Chapter of Trout Unlimited will hold its Big River Clean Up on Saturday, July 9th. We will be meeting at the pavilion in Norris located in front of the Middle School. Check in and assignments will be given, and we will …

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Rockwood Police Mourns the Loss of K-9 Odin

The Rockwood Police Department is mourning the loss of K-9 Odin who passed away over the holiday weekend. Officer Charlie Haubrich was Odin’s handler. Haubrich is currently out of town. Haubrich plans to have a celebration of life soon. Our own Dudley Evans spoke with Chief Bill Stinnett who said …

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County Veterans Invited to Community Breakfast Sat. July 9th

Jason and Natalie Deel, owners of JD’s Realty and Auction, and Leon Jaquet, Director of Veterans Services in Anderson County smile for the camera at November 2021’s Veterans Appreciation Breakfast.    CLINTON—Military veterans from Anderson County are once again invited to come together for a community Veterans Breakfast to honor veterans.  …

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