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23 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

Anderson County candidates for mayor, sheriff spar in forum

Candidates for Anderson County mayor and sheriff did some verbal sparring Tuesday during the latest of several political forums that have been held before the May 6 primaries.

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Yesterday | WTVF Nashville

Ky man pleads guilty in beating death of woman

TV in Lexington reported that 47-year-old Terrence Allen Cram also entered a guilty plea Tuesday to charges of tampering with physical evidence and fraudulent use of a credit card over a 6 month period.

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Yesterday | WTVF Nashville

Oak Ridge loses Head Start funding

A Head Start program in Oak Ridge has been called off for next year after an audit concluded that the preschool's principal threatened to fire teachers who didn't create 33 false documents to satisfy federal auditors.

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Related Topix: Oak Ridge, TN

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Anderson County panel nixes $20K for volunteer fire department

Anderson County Commissioner Jerry White comments the during panel's meeting Monday in which members unanimously voted to withold $20,000 from the Andersonville Fire Department until it ends its fee-based subscription service.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Panel nixes $20,000 for Andersonville firefighters

A key Anderson County Commission committee has recommended putting on hold the county's annual $20,0000 contribution to a volunteer fire department until it stops being a subscription-based service.

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Related Topix: Andersonville, TN, Sports

Tue Apr 15, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

2 teens in Anderson County beat victim, lured him through dating site

More than a 100 World War II and Korean War veterans are traveling to our nation's capital tomorrow as part of Honor Air.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Knox County, TN

Knoxville News Sentinel

Internet date leads to robbery, assault for Knoxville man

A Knoxville man who was lured to an Anderson County mobile home park in hopes of a date with a woman he thought he had met online was robbed and beaten instead, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Clinton, TN

Knoxville News Sentinel

Oak Ridge man charged with Subway robbery

A 25-year-old Oak Ridge man remained in the Anderson County Jail on Tuesday, charged with robbing a Subway sandwich shop Friday night.

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Related Topix: Oak Ridge, TN, Sports

Knoxville News Sentinel

Lake City man pleads to assault, burglary

A Lake City man who beat his wife and threatened her at knifepoint and 17 months later tried to steal jewelry belonging to her and his daughter pleaded guilty Tuesday in Anderson County Criminal Court to aggravated assault and other charges.

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Related Topix: Lake City, TN, Sports

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Arson suspected in Clinton weekend house fire

Arson is suspected in a fire that damaged a Clinton area home, according to an incident report filed with the Anderson County Sheriff's Department.

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Related Topix: Fire, Clinton, TN, Sports

Knoxville News Sentinel

Three nabbed for pot, hashish in Anderson County

Four pounds of pot, some hashish and suspected prescription narcotics found in a Claxton community residence of Anderson County resulted in the arrests of three people who now face appearances in Anderson County General Sessions Court.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Powell, TN, Sports

Fri Apr 11, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

First ever Parade of Boats being held before Orange and White game

This weekend you can get a chance to see some decorated boats on the Tennessee River for the first ever Orange and White Parade of Boats.

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Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Weather

WATE-TV Knoxville

15 Anderson County teachers may lose their jobs; parents worried

About 50 parents and community members came to a meeting in Lake City Friday night to express their concerns over the cuts to the Anderson County School System.

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Knoxville News Sentinel

Anderson Tourism Council eyeing larger quarters

Roger Harris/News Sentinel The Anderson County Tourism Council's Welcome Center on April 10. The council wants to relocate the center top a larger cabin directly behind the existing center.

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Related Topix: Clinton, TN, Sports

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Briceville man indicted on exploitation charge

A 32-year-old Briceville man indicted on charges of downloading child pornography on his computer faces arraignment April 28 in Anderson County Criminal Court.

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Related Topix: Briceville, TN

Knoxville News Sentinel

Critically injured in wreck, Clinton man now faces numerous charges

A Clinton man critically injured in an October wreck that also seriously injured his passenger had been drinking and also tested positive for marijuana, according to public records.

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Related Topix: Clinton, TN, Sports

Wed Apr 09, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

TN House overwhelmingly passes anti-meth bill

In an effort to help gain ground in the fight against meth, state lawmakers have passed a bill putting new limits on how much pseudoephedrine, Some are calling the anti-meth bill a watered-down version of Governor Haslam's orginal proposal.

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Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Oak Ridge, TN

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Powell man pleads to sex crimes

A man accused of trying to sexually assault a sleeping 17-year-old girl while they were both houseguests at an Anderson County residence has pleaded guilty and will now be placed on the state's Sex Offender Registry.

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Related Topix: Powell, TN, Sports

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ORNL, local companies' collaborations paying off [The Knoxville News-Sentinel, Tenn. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 07--When Eagle Bend Manufacturing's leaders pitched an automaker a new technology to make a lighter, safer door, a researcher from Oak Ridge National Laboratory sat right beside them.

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Related Topix: Clinton, TN, University of Tennessee

Knoxville News Sentinel

Meetings for April

Entrepreneurs of Knoxville meets 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. April 9 at Cherokee Mills, 2220 Sutherland Ave. Topic will be early stage investing - how to raise funds.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Oak Ridge, TN, Clinton, TN, Roane County, TN

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