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John Morris

Tech 2020 president resigns

Technology 2020 President and Chief Executive Officer John Morris has announced his resignation effective September 30. He has worked at Tech 2020 since December 2008, and has served as president since 2011. “I value … [Read More...]

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Charles G. Dabney

Obituary: Charles G. Dabney

Charles G. Dabney, age 69, of Norris, passed away Wednesday, August 27, at Norris Health and Rehabilitation Center in Andersonville. Charles was a loving father, grandfather, and brother. He enjoyed fishing and was a member of the Sheet Metal Worker Local … [Read More...]

Charles Michael Killion

Obituary: Charles Michael ‘Mike’ Killion

Charles Michael "Mike" Killion, of Clinton, died Tuesday, August 26, at Methodist Medical Center. He was born August 14, 1945 in Kermit, Texas, to Robert Doyle Killion and Minnie Mae Notgrass Killion. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, … [Read More...]

William F. "Bill" Bunch

Obituary: William Franklin ‘Bill’ Bunch

William Franklin "Bill" Bunch, age 83, a resident of Oliver Springs, passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014, at his home. Mr. Bunch was born September 25, 1930, in Clinton. During his early childhood, he lived in California before moving back to Tennessee in … [Read More...]

Tom D. Fritts Sr.

Obituary: Tom D. Fritts Sr.

Dr. Tom D. Fritts Sr. joined his Savior, Jesus Christ, in Heaven, on Wednesday, August 27. Dr. Fritts was born in Kingston on November 27, 1926, to Dr. John L and Georgia (Cate) Fritts. He was the former pastor of Deerbrook Baptist Church and First Baptist … [Read More...]

Amy Nichole Hall

Obituary: Amy Nichole Hall

Amy Nichole Hall, age 23, a resident of Oliver Springs, passed away Tuesday, August 26, in Oliver Springs following an accident. Amy was born August 1, 1991, in Oak Ridge. She was a lifelong resident of this area and a member of the New Life Apostolic … [Read More...]

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Letter: We should be in this together

Note: This is a copy of an August 20 letter sent to city officials. Dear Mayor Beehan, Mr. Mark Watson, respected Council Members, I've written to you several times in the past regarding the implementation of community gardens in, or rather starting in, … [Read More...]

Honors and Spotlight

Lady Wildcats Ice Bucket Challenge

Photos: Lady Wildcats take ice bucket challenge

  The Lady Wildcats took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Thursday. Here is a collection of photos from the ice bucket challenge submitted by coach David Scott. The Lady Wildcats program then went on to challenge Coach Aaron Green and his staff and … [Read More...]

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Pet of the Day: Lexi

Pet of the Day: Lexi

Submitted Lexi is four years old and a dachshund mix. She is so sweet and would be a wonderful addition to your family. She is a little shy and scared at the shelter. Many animals are sponsored and adoption fees are all half off through the end of the … [Read More...]

Pet of the Day: Wooly and Chase

Pet of the Day: Wooly and Chase

Submitted Wooly and Chase here...Aren't we too cute, sitting here waiting on someone to promise forever? You see, we got dumped here by our owners. How can they just walk away? It made us sad, but you know what? There are wonderful people like Miss Bev … [Read More...]