Tag Archives: Rockwood

Fires being battled again on Rockwood Mountain

(Photo by Peyton Vitatoe on Twitter) The State of Tennessee Forestry Division remains on the scene of the active fire on Rockwood Mountain as of 8 AM. Local fire crews have been on the scene since late last night assisting in the efforts. They are currently dealing with two separate …

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Election Results – November 8, 2022

Members of the Kingston City Council check out the Results of the Kingston City Election The November Election had a larger than expected turnout in many locations, with Roane County having a 43% voter turnout (15,967 voters out of 36,795 registered voters) compared to only a 27% turnout in August. …

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Rockwood Fire responds to huge house fire Friday

Rockwood Fire Department officials battled in all call Fire this past Friday afternoon on North Chamberlain Avenue at Harvey Street. The call was dispatched just before 2pm as the fire in a two-story dwelling that allegedly was unoccupied. RFD requested Mutual aid from Harriman Fire Department personnel as well. According …

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Large Brush and Forest Fire in Roane County

(Photo Submitted) Crews from the Tennessee Division of Forestry have been on the scene of a large wildfire on Rockwood Mountain on Walden’s Ridge west of Harriman since last night. The woods and brush fire from this past weekend on Walden’s ridge, above Interstate 40, between Rockwood and Harriman, rekindled …

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OEB Law Game of the Week – Rockwood at Kingston

This week’s OEB Law Game of the Week, reminds us of last weeks, where the bigger school (Oak Ridge) takes on the smaller school (Clinton) and has dominated the series.  And yes, the Kingston Yellow Jackets have in fact dominated the series, winning 48-20-2 versus Rockwood.  In fact, they have …

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Rockwood Police Chief Has Passed Away

City officials in Rockwood were shocked to find out earlier this morning that their police chief, Bill Stinnett, passed away at his home this morning. Stinnett, who has served 37 years with the Police Department, was found according to sources unresponsive in his home in Rockwood by his wife. Dr. …

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Rockin’ The Ramp

The City of Rockwood has announced there will be a Labor Day Celebration on the city’s lakefront property on Sunday, September 4, 2022, beginning at 1p.m. The annual event will be known as Rockin’ the Ramp, referring to the Dr. Tom Fuller Boat Ramp.  The event is planned to be …

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