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International Friendship Bell repairs begin

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ORCVB has special meeting Monday to discuss director search

Anderson County Detention Facility Sandwich Lunch

Sheriff candidates spar over jail food

Jay Yeager and Lynn Byrge

County officials urged to hire attorneys in ouster suit as legal fees rise


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Veronica Marie Armento

Obituary: Veronica Marie Stenglein Armento

Veronica Marie Stenglein Armento, 79, of Oak Ridge, passed away on July 19, 2014, at Methodist Medical Center. She was born June 27, 1935 in Queens, New York, to parents Frederick and Amelia D'Amico Stenglein. Veronica was a member of St. Mary's Catholic … [Read More...]

Merilee "Mimi" Whalen Parnell

Obituary: Merilee ‘Mimi’ Whalen Parnell

Merilee "Mimi" Whalen Parnell, age 52, a resident of New Market, Tennessee, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at her home. Mimi was born April 16, 1962, in Oak Ridge. She grew up in Oliver Springs and continued to live here until after her high school … [Read More...]

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Obituary: Robert Jett Shannon

Robert Jett Shannon, 88, a resident of Oliver Springs, was born August 30, 1925, in Springfield, Tennessee, and he entered into the Haven of rest on July 16, 2014, following a brief illness. Mr. Shannon was a World War II veteran who served in the U.S. Navy … [Read More...]

Dorothy Ellen Brashears

Obituary: Dorothy Ellen Brashears

Dorothy Ellen Brashears, age 89, a resident of Franklin, Tennessee, and formerly of Oliver Springs, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, in Franklin. Mrs. Brashears was born on November 4, 1924, in Tazewell County, Virginia. She moved to Oak Ridge in 1942 and … [Read More...]

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Jessie and Juniper

Pet of the Day: Jessie, Juniper

Submitted Are we not just as sweet as pumpkin pie? We, being Jessie and Juniper, are Terrier mixes, and we are a great size for those of you who don't have room for the bigger dogs. Sweet Jessie is about one year old, and darling Juniper is three years … [Read More...]

Sam Sam and Beanie

Pet of the Day: Sam Sam, Beanie

Submitted Sam Sam and Beanie are stunningly beautiful tuxedos who were surrendered by their owner. They are 15 months old. They are very timid but are absolutely wonderful and lovely. They just need some real TLC and a loving forever home. They are so … [Read More...]

Pet of the Day: MJ

Pet of the Day: MJ

Submitted I need a hero to step up for me soon. There are bunches of tabbies here waiting in line for their forever home. We are awesome kitties, and I am a true love bug just waiting for you! Don't you just adore my amazing green eyes? Please find it in … [Read More...]