Tag Archives: Harriman

I-40 Shutdown for Truck Wreck on Rockwood Mountain

Photo Courtesy of Mark Clem UPDATE (11:05 am): The truck fire is out, there were no injuries. One-lane of traffic back open. Interstate 40, 2 miles past Harriman, is currently shut down due to a tractor trailer fire. No other vehicles were involved but the truck and it’s trailer, loaded with glass, is a total …

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UT Begins Painting Mural in Harriman

HARRIMAN—It’s a tale of education and home with the University of Tennessee System woven throughout. Now a 16-foot by 65-foot “Everywhere you look, UT” mural proclaims that story on the side of the building that’s home to the 128-year-old Chase Drugs and Clinical Services. Harriman City Manager Kevin Helms discovered the UT …

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Judy Carson, Harriman, originally of Oak Ridge

Judy Ann Halsey Carson left this earth suddenly on August 20, 2020. She was 65 years old. She lived in Harriman for over a year and was from Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Judy was a certified home health nurse for 28 years and helped many people during her career. She is …

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Full report on Hit and Run on Blair Road; victim named

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol report, a 2003 Ford Explorer, driven by James Hamock, 30, of Harriman was driving south on Highway 327 (Blair Road) approaching the intersection of Poplar Creek Road.  A 2017 Honda CRV driven by a juvenile, who was 15, pulled out from Poplar Creek Road …

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Suspect In Fatal Hit and Run in Blair Released

James Christopher Hamock, 30, of Harriman, who was arrested yesterday on charges of evading arrest, accident involving injury or death, driving on a revoked or suspended license, was released early this morning. Sources with the Roane County Sheriff’s Department confirmed that Hamock posted a $37,000 bond around 1am and was …

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