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Staff size at Y-12, Pantex could be reduced through voluntary separations

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Garlis McGhee

Obituary: Garlis McGhee

Garlis McGhee, age 82, a resident of the Batley Community in Anderson County, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Methodist Medical Center. Mr. McGhee was born on April 3, 1932, in New River. In 1952, at the age of 20, he entered into the United … [Read More...]

Marilyn Goldstein Rudo

Obituary: Marilyn Goldstein Rudo

Marilyn Rudo (nee Goldstein), passed away at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge on April 19, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Herbert Rudo; parents, Ida and Samuel Goldstein; and her son … [Read More...]

Betty Carolyn Greene

Obituary: Betty Carolyn Greene

Betty Carolyn Greene, age 67, of Oak Ridge, went to be with the Lord on Friday, April 18, at her home. She was born April 24, 1946, in Greeneville, Tennessee, the daughter of Dana and Minnie Honeycutt Kincaid. Carolyn was a 1964 graduate of Oak Ridge … [Read More...]

Robert "Bobby" Curtis Mashburn

Obituary: Robert ‘Bobby’ Curtis Mashburn

Robert "Bobby" Curtis Mashburn, age 67, of Oak Ridge, passed away Tuesday, April 22, at Briarcliff Health Care Center, after a lengthy battle with his second bout of cancer. He was born September 16, 1946, in Asheville, North Carolina, the son of Mary Ola … [Read More...]

Obituary: Willadean Hines

Willadean Hines, age 89, a resident of Oliver Springs, passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, at Park West Medical Center in Knoxville. Mrs. Hines was born April 6, 1925, in Heber Springs, Arkansas. She moved to Oliver Springs in 1955. Mrs. Hines was a … [Read More...]

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...]

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Pet of the Day: Onyx

Pet of the Day: Onyx

Submitted I am Onyx, and I look like one rough and tumble guy, but I've just had a tough life. All I want now is to find me a big old lap and a bunch of heavy petting. I need a hero in my corner. Are you that special one? Onyx is our big, beautiful pet … [Read More...]

Peanut-Pet of the Day

Pet of the Day: Peanut

Submitted I'm Peanut No. 1, and my name fits me perfectly! I'm such a friendly little girl and everyone here at the shelter loves me soooo much! I'm probably about four years old and a 30-pound hound mix. The Oak Ridge Animal Shelter is at 395 Belgrade … [Read More...]

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