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Oak Ridge City Council November 2014

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Oak Ridge leaf pickup starts Monday

The annual citywide leaf pickup program will begin Monday, November 24. City collection efforts will follow the schedule below as closely as possible, a press release said. The proposed schedule is a general guide and … [Read More...]

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Sewer rehab work continues week of Nov. 24

More rehabilitation work of the city’s sewer collection pipes is scheduled to continue this week, starting Monday, November 24. The work is being done by Hurst Excavating and Morgan Contracting under contract with the … [Read More...]

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Obituary: William ‘Bob’ Brooks

Mr. William “Bob” Brooks, age 91, of Coalfield, passed away Monday, November 24, at Ben Atchley Veteran’s Home. He lived in Coalfield until he was 17 years old, then went to Cleveland, Ohio, to work before enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corps, serving in … [Read More...]

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Obituary: Ruby Bowling Cox

Ruby Bowling Cox, age 90 of Clinton, passed away on Saturday, November 22, at Methodist Medical Center. Ruby’s family and friends will have a visitation on Tuesday, November 25, from 7 to 8 p.m., with her funeral service following at 8 p.m. in the chapel of … [Read More...]

Norbert Thonnard

Obituary: Norbert Thonnard

Norbert Thonnard, 71, of Oak Ridge, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, November 20, after a valiant battle with cancer. Norbert was born in Berlin, Germany, on January 22, 1943, to the late Ernst and Constanza Thonnard. At age … [Read More...]

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Obituary: Kim Tisdale

Kim Tisdale, of Knoxville, went to the room that Jesus prepared for her on Friday, November 21, 2014. Kim is a beloved child of God and disciple of Jesus. Kim’s devotion to God led her to give up her careers as a high school biology teacher and basketball … [Read More...]

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Honors and Spotlight

Oak Ridge Sports Hall of Fame 2014

Honors: Oak Ridge Sports Hall of Fame inductees

  New members of the Oak Ridge Sports Hall of Fame were inducted during halftime of the October 3 football game between Oak Ridge and Campbell County. The recent inductees are pictured above. They include Jennifer Goff, Mike Morris, John Murphy, and … [Read More...]

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Pet of the Day: Maddax

Pet of the Day: Maddux

Submitted Hey there, I'm Maddux and I have a LOT of happy energy, and an excited "furrow-my-brow" personality! I get along with other dogs. I'm a sturdy two-year-old Boxer mix, and will make a fabulous addition to the right home. Maybe yours? ID: … [Read More...]

Pet of the Day: Zoey

Pet of the Day: Zoey

Submitted Zoey is our resident gentle giant. Weighing in at 95 pounds, this three-year-old Plott Hound and possibly Mastiff mix has been spayed, microchipped, and vaccinated. She's ready to be yours! And her fee is sponsored at 50 percent. Won't you … [Read More...]

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