Tag Archives: Anderson County

SHERIFF BARKER TO BE HONORED BY OPAW

On October 2nd, Anderson County Sheriff Russell Barker will be recognized as the 2021 First Responder of the Year by the non-profit organization, Operation Angel Wing (OPAW). OPAW is an organization that works as a liaison specifically targeting the individual needs of American veterans/first responders and their families suffering from …

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Watching BBB TV-12 On Our Website

A Whole new Video player with a Chat Window is now available on our Website Well if you’ve not already noticed, we have moved our video player from the side bar to its own dedicated page. We did this for two reasons. One, the player on the sidebar was just …

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Volunteers needed for Festival

The Clinch River Fall Antique Festival was a COVID casualty last year but will return to Historic Downtown Clinton this year, bigger and better than ever. The festival begins Friday, October 1st at 12 noon, with all kinds of activities, live music, food, and more. At 9 am on Saturday, …

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State legislature posthumously honors James Cox

Photos Courtesy of Anderson County GovernmentLt. Governor Randy McNally recently presented the Little Ponderosa Zoo and Rescue with a State of Tennessee proclamation honoring the Zoo’s founder, the late James Cox. Cox’s family accepted the proclamation. CLINTON – Local members of the Tennessee General Assembly have honored the late James …

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County Veterans Invited to Community Breakfast Sat. September 11th

CLINTON—Military veterans from Anderson County are once again invited to come together this weekend for a community Veterans Breakfast after a long break for safety-related measures preventing COVID-19.  Military Veterans Ruth Skidmore and Charlie Orr regularly attend the monthly Anderson County Veterans Appreciation Breakfast The breakfast, hosted by Anderson County …

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K-9 Baron Hits Big on I-75

Anderson County Deputy, Caleb Laxton, performed a traffic stop on I-75 on a blue 2-door Hyundai driven by Kalen Walker of Knoxville after Laxton spotted Walker committing traffic violations. After speaking to Walker, Deputy Laxton determined this stop warranted the assistance from Sgt. Jon Acker and his partner, Baron. After …

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Updated COVID-19 Numbers as of Friday, August 13th

ACTIVE+/- ACTIVE% INCREASEDEATHSINCREASE IN DEATHSAnderson County3417729%1790Campbell County1633830%640Cumberland County4165716%1461Morgan County10144%390Roane County3545418%1121 For info on getting vaccinated go to vaccinefinder.org or call your local Health Department in your area.

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COVID-19 Active Cases Continue to Grow

Here are the most recent numbers: from The Roane /Morgan County Health Director Lara Conner. ACTIVE+/- ACTIVE% INCREASEDEATHSINCREASE IN DEATHSAnderson County264+ 133102%1790Campbell County125+ 71131%642Cumberland County359+ 198123%1452Morgan County97+ 2229%391Roane County300+ 153104%1111 Conner also stated that Dr. Lisa Piercy Tenn. Health Commissioner visited the Roane /Morgan County Health Departments. We did not …

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