Tag Archives: Rockwood

Rockwood to Re-open facilities on June 1st

Rockwood City officials took action last night in the reopening of their recreational and other facilities to the citizens without restrictions. Mayor Mike Miller addressed the city council last night in their regular meeting and said to reopen the Library, community center, basketball court, and public ball fields on June …

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Airport Road in Rockwood soon to re-open

Road work around Rockwood is continuing today as preparations allowing the reopening of Old Airport Road is ongoing and according to Road superintendent Dennis Ferguson, a Target date for reopening of the road is possibly in the next few days. He said Paving has occurred on a damaged section of …

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Rockwood police cite one for hit and run last night

Rockwood police were called to the area around the 300 block of North Kingston Avenue last night around 6 p.m. A motorist called in and said their vehicle was contacted by another vehicle which had left the scene. Rockwood police were able to identify the person responsible for the accident …

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Accidental Shooting in Rockwood

This afternoon shortly before 3pm an incident in Rockwood a man suffered a gunshot wound that was accidental, according to Rockwood Police Chief Bill Stinnett. He stated it happened inside the Roane Vape Shop which is in the same shopping center facility that the Tennessee Department of Safety.   Stinnett said two men were looking …

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Rockwood Authorities Respond to Overdose Call

Rockwood Fire First Responder Units respond to an overdose call Thursday along with police at the downtown Rocky Top Market. A unidentified female was the victim and was alert and speaking to Rockwood Police at the scene. No word on whether she was transported to RMC or faced any charges.

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Rockwood Brush Fire contained

Brush fire that burned about 15 acres on Sunday in Rockwood. Photo by Aylor Evans. Volunteer Fire Departments from Roane, Rhea, and Cumberland Counties and Westel Fire Department, along with Forestry Personnel were all sent to a fire off Page Road in the Mountain View Area, south of Rockwood on …

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Harriman Takes Victory Over Rockwood In Pitcher’s Duel

Both teams were strong on the hill Tuesday, but Harriman defeated Rockwood 3-2. Brandon Turpin allowed just seven hits to Rockwood. In the first inning, Harriman got their offense started. Marcus Nelson singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run. Turpin was credited with the victory for Harriman. He lasted …

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