Tag Archives: Anderson County Schools

ACSO: Two indicted, arrested in separate abuse cases

Amanda Whitworth, 35 Tuesday, the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrests of two people on charges related to the sexual abuse of children. 35-year-old Amanda Whitworth, a former teacher’s assistant at the Clinch River Community School, was indicted by the grand jury on two counts of sexual contact by …

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Anderson County Commission Update

By Josh Anderson, Chairman, Anderson County Commission – Reprinted from the Norris Bulletin General Sessions Division II Judge Matt Tuck administers the oath of office to Aaron Wells in front of his wife, Melissa, and daughter, Maggie. (Photo from the Norris Bulletin) The Anderson County Commission voted to appoint Oak …

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Two juveniles arrested after false report

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office says that two juveniles—identified only as middle school-aged males—were arrested Tuesday after allegedly making a false report that a man with a gun was inside Norris Elementary School. The school was placed on lockdown and Sheriff’s deputies and Norris Police officers responded to the scene …

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Oak Ridge Schools Start This Week, Others Soon After

Oak Ridge City Schools will be back in session beginning on Wednesday, July 28. Officials ask everyone to remember to keep an eye out in school zones and crosswalks. Stay alert and slow down. This year, students will be dismissed early on Wednesdays. On Thursday, July 29, students in grades …

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Claxton youth football forced to shut down

Officials with the Claxton Community Sports League said on Facebook Tuesday that they will be ending their long-running football program due to the loss of their football field. The post indicates that Anderson County’s Director of Schools, Dr. Tim Parrott has “informed us that the school will be adding on …

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School Spring Plant Sales Underway

The annual spring plant sales are underway at three Anderson County Schools. The Clinton High School Greenhouse is open to the public from 9 am to 4 pm weekdays, and from 9 am to 1 pm on Saturdays. The Anderson County FFA Greenhouse will be open weekdays from from 9am …

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AC schools will learn virtually on March 26th

On Friday, March 26th, all students in the Anderson County schools system will have a virtual learning day. School buildings will be closed that day to students, but teachers and staff will still be working. Students will be receiving instructions in their classes on Thursday, March. 25th need to work …

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AC School News: Teachers and staff to get vaccines

Anderson County Schools announced on Monday that it is no longer accepting new applications for virtual learning. Those teachers in the Anderson County school system who wish to receive it will get their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on one day in one single location. Officials say that the …

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