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UPDATE: Head-on Crash in Morgan County Claims One Victim

UPDATE – Friday, September 16, 2022: Sad news to report that 57-year-old, Aimee Dixon, of Oak Ridge passed away shortly before midnight last night (Thursday, September 15) due to her injuries sustained in this accident. Ms. Dixon was a 2nd grade teacher at Linden Elementary School in Oak Ridge. Please …

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Governor Lee, Commissioner McWhorter Announce $447 Million in Broadband Infrastructure Investments

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD) Commissioner Stuart McWhorter announced today that the state will award $446,770,282 in grants for the expansion of internet access across the state of Tennessee. In total, the broadband infrastructure grants will provide broadband access …

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Morgan County Man Added to TBI’s Most Wanted List

UPDATE: Christopher Falls has been captured in Illinois. We’ll have more information on his capture when it becomes available. Previous Story A fugitive from Morgan County has been added to the TBI #TNMostWanted list. Christopher Strater Falls, 41, is wanted by Morgan Co Sheriff’s Office and TBI for Second Degree …

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Roane State names new director of Middle College

By Bob FowlerRoane State staff writer A Morgan County native who has made education his career is the new director of Roane State’s Middle College program. Aaron Jones, former principal of the 400-student Wartburg Central High School, started his new position in May. He’s based at the community college’s flagship …

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ORNL FCU offers Scholarship Opportunity for 2022 Seniors

ORNL Federal Credit Union (ORNL FCU) is now accepting applications for the B.A. Candler and John McKittrick scholarships to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville for the 2022-2023 school year. The scholarships provide $1,000 toward the cost of tuition, books, and other school-related expenses.Each year, ORNL FCU, through the University of …

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