2014 SIRA Championship Regatta

Photos: SIRA Regatta at Oak Ridge Marina

Anderson County Early Voting

Close to 800 vote early in Anderson County in first two days

United Way Crowd at Children's Museum

United Way raises $1.17 million, about 90 percent of ‘bold’ goal

Y-12 National Security Complex Scarboro Road

Review team develops UPF alternative, sends report to NNSA

Bruce Borchers and STEM Initiative

Oak Ridge Schools seeks to become top STEM district in country



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Clockwise from Olivia Erkins, Caroline Dobyns, Keith Coyle, Kawon Whiteside, Anne Backus (president of Oak Ridge PFLAG), Joe Sears, Particia Edou, Alex Todd, Misty Neergaard

Youth Pride Fest in Oak Ridge May 31

Oak Ridge’s first Youth Pride Fest will be Saturday, May 31. It's for all East Tennessee LGBTQ youth and allies under the age of 21, and parents. The Youth Pride Fest will be held at First Presbyterian Church from … [Read More...]

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Wanda McPherson Hamilton

Obituary: Wanda Alice Hamilton

Wanda Alice Hamilton, age 80, of Oak Ridge, died peacefully in her sleep Tuesday, April 15. She was born Sept. 2, 1933, in Knoxville, the daughter of Samuel Henderson and Velma Hines McPherson. Mrs. Hamilton was a former pianist and active member of … [Read More...]

Gwendolyn Angel Brown Wolfe

Obituary: Gwendolyn Angel Brown Wolfe

Gwendolyn Angel Brown Wolfe, age 84, of Clinton passed away Monday, April 14, 2014 at her home. Gwendolyn was born March 5, 1930, in Johnson City, Tenn., to the late James Andrew and Mary Kathleen Starnes Angel. She attended the East Tennessee State … [Read More...]

Liz Collins

Obituary: Mary Elizabeth ‘Liz’ Collins

Mary Elizabeth "Liz" Collins, age 84, of Oak Ridge, Tennessee went to Heaven to be with her Lord on April 14, 2014. She was born in Hermitage, Tenn., on Feb. 20, 1930 to parents John and Gracie McNelley. She was head of housekeeping at NHC, Oak Ridge, … [Read More...]

Obituary: Tom ‘Bill’ Fowler

Tom "Bill” Fowler passed away Monday, April 14, at National Health Care Nursing Home in Oak Ridge. Tom was retired from Oak Ridge National Laboratory as a code developer and served in the South Pacific with the United States Marines. Tom joined ORNL Nuclear … [Read More...]

Obituary: Danny Warwick

Danny Warwick age, age 53, of Andersonville, passed away suddenly on Saturday, April 12, 2014, at his home in Andersonville. Danny was a member of New Home Baptist Church. He enjoyed riding four-wheelers, taking walks, and at one time, drove a race car at … [Read More...]

Obituary: J.C. Potts

J.C. Potts, age 92, a resident of Oliver Springs, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at his home. Mr. Potts was born April 12, 1921 in Scott County, Tenn. Following his military discharge in 1945, he moved to Oliver Springs, where he has continued to … [Read More...]

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Pet of the Day: Pumpkin

Pet of the Day: Pumpkin

Submitted Don't you like the scent of pumpkin spice candles? Well, I am the pumpkin if you want to be the spice! I really want to be your pumpkin, and I'm just the right color for it! I'm a two-year-old "girly girl," available this (not next) Friday! I … [Read More...]

Pet of the Day: Peanut

Pet of the Day: Peanut

Submitted This is a beautiful, perfect dog!! Peanut? Boy, someone was really searching for a name that day! I'm about as far from a freakin' peanut as it gets! I'm a good-sized (55 pounds or so) Lab mix, and I am pretty and fun! I don't do too bad on … [Read More...]

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