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Betty Jane Greene Hampton

Obituary: Betty Jane Greene Hampton

Betty Jane Hampton, 87, of Oak Ridge died Wednesday, October 1, 2014, at Parkwest Medical Center of Knoxville. Mrs. Hampton was born June 10, 1927, in Blowing Rock, North Carolina, the daughter of Charles and Velma Greene. She was preceded in death by her … [Read More...]

Anna Katherine Power Brown

Obituary: Anne Katherine (Power) Brown

Anne Katherine (Power) Brown, passed away September 25, 2014, after a lengthy illness surrounded by her family and friends at Physicians Regional (formerly St. Mary's) Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee. Born June 4th, 1950, she was predeceased by her father … [Read More...]

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Letter: Baughn endorses Garcia Garland

To the Editor: This election cycle, some candidates have characterized City Council deliberations as combative or regressive. The truth is, however, that of the hundreds of decisions made every year by City Council, the majority are made by unanimous vote. … [Read More...]

Guest column: The road to excellence

By Mike Mahathy "Thus we began. With a sense of adventure, with a determination to make the most of a situation, we started out...looking forward to giving the children of Oak Ridge the best system we could develop." So said Dr. A.H. Blankenship years … [Read More...]

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Weapons Lab Directors Visit Y-12

Spotlight: Weapons lab directors visit Y-12

  Laboratory directors from Sandia National Laboratory, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and Los Alamos National Laboratory recently visited the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge. The group toured facilities at the site, including … [Read More...]

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Pet of the Day: Tapper

Pet of the Day: Tapper

  Submitted Tapper is a pretty fine looking beagle mix that is good on a leash. He sat down and waited for the collar, where most shelter dogs are in a huge hurry to be anywhere but their pen. All animals are still only $55! Limited time only! … [Read More...]

Pet of the Day: Chappy

Pet of the Day: Chappy

Submitted Let me introduce you to sweet Chappy, who is about 11 months old. He was left in a hot car in May and has been on hold, and has grown up in the shelter in a steel cage since that time. Chappy is now available for adoption. He very much … [Read More...]

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