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  1. Former ASU football commit Darel Middleton reopens recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | State Press

    Former ASU football commit Three-star tight end Darrel Middleton of Oak Ridge, Tennessee reopened his recruitment Wednesday, per Doug Haller of azcentral sports. 2016 TE Darel Middleton of Oak Ridge, Tenn.

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  2. Knoxville FBI releases vehicle description in hostage bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... hostage at gunpoint. While the family was held hostage, the employee was coerced to remove money from the bank in Oak Ridge and give it to his captors. That family also escaped unharmed, after being released at the Gettysvue Country Club. The FBI ...

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  3. ORNL-Developed Building Efficiency Software Now AvailableRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn, Sept. 2, 2015 -- A set of automated calibration techniques for tuning residential and commercial building energy efficiency software models to match measured data is now available as an open source code.

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  4. Secretary Pritzker Tours Manufacturing Innovation HubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Department of Commerce

    A 3D-printed car at the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation , Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Last week, Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker wrapped up a three-state visit to National Network for Manufacturing Innovation institutes that are developing tomorrow's transformative technologies and industries.

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  5. Former Oak Ridge teacher will not face prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Former Oak Ridge teacher will not face prosecution A former Oak Ridge High School teacher and coach accused of inappropriate contact with students will not be prosecuted. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1F2Z5Bj Anderson County District Attorney General Dave Clark, in an Aug. 13 letter to Oak Ridge Police Chief James Akagi, said he found it "concerning" that an investigation showed a number of complaints had emerged against Eddie Anderson over an extended period of time.

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  6. U.S. Secretary of Commerce tours ORNLa s manufacturing demonstration facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker spent the day in Oak Ridge shining a light on manufacturing and East Tennessee's big role in the industry. Pritzker was getting a good look at the work being done at the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation at Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Manufacturing Demonstration Facility.

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  7. DA: No prosecution of former Oak Ridge teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Anderson County's district attorney is declining to prosecute a case against a popular former Oak Ridge High School teacher and coach accused of having "inappropriate contact" with a former student. In his letter, the prosecutor said there were a number of similar complaints against Anderson over a "prolonged period of time" that he called "concerning."

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  8. Clinton 12 marker unveiling set for Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... 27, 1956. Academic and literacy coach Amanda Powers with Clinton Middle School said state Rep. John Ragan, R-Oak Ridge, and state Sen. Randy McNally, R-Oak Ridge, are scheduled to arrive at the ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Hayden said she was not sure how ...

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  9. 2015 Examiner.com's week 2 picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Examiner.com

    ... Knoxville West and new head coach Jeff Harig and the game will be televised on WBLT channel 8 in Knoxville. Oak Ridge led by Arizona State commit Darel Middleton and Class of 2017 commitment Tee Higgins at wide receiver will travel to Kingsport to ...

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  10. ORNL Chemical Sampling Interface Features Simplicity, SpeedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Aug. 26, 2015 - In mere seconds, a system developed at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory can identify and characterize a solid or liquid sample, providing a valuable tool with applications in material science, forensics, pharmaceuticals, biology and chemistry. The device and technique, created by Gary Van Berkel and Vilmos Kertesz of ORNL's Chemical Sciences Division, is described in the journal Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry .

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  11. FBI releases sketches related to Knoxville hostage bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... at gunpoint. Just a few months earlier, on April 28, agents saw a similar case unfold involving an employee at the Oak Ridge branch of the Y-12 Federal Credit Union. July robbery: Family taken hostage, employee forced to get money from bank In both, ...

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  12. Knoxville FBI releases composite sketches of suspects in kidnapping, extortion plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Knoxville Federal Bureau of Investigation held a press conference on Wednesday morning where they released composite sketches of the suspects in the Y-12 Federal Credit Union and Smart Bank kidnapping extortion investigation. During a joint press conference with the Knoxville Police Department, the Knox County Sheriff's Office and the Oak Ridge Police Department, the FBI released sketches of two of the suspects and one person of interest in the investigation.

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  13. Watch live: FBI update on hostage bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... at gunpoint. Just a few months earlier, on April 28, agents saw a similar case unfold involving an employee at the Oak Ridge branch of the Y-12 Federal Credit Union. April robbery : Authorities seek 3 in kidnapping, reported bank robbery July ...

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  14. Oak Ridge preschool placed on lockdown after womana s purse stolen nearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    An Oak Ridge preschool and school administration building were placed on lockdown for about an hour Tuesday afternoon when a woman was mugged at a nearby medical clinic. Police were sent to Oak Ridge Medical Clinic, 170 W. Tennessee Avenue, around 1 p.m. Police say a woman had parked her vehicle in the parking lot.

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  15. Third person charged in jail drug-smuggling investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WCYB

    ... City Jail. This time, it's the inmate. Last week, we reported Joshua Linebarger of Knoxville and Terry Sanders of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, were arrested. They'd delivered bags for an inmate and officers said they found narcotics inside. Now, the ...

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  16. Vols continue dominance in in-state recruiting with Tee HigginsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Rocky Top Talk

    ... picked up. At 6-foot-4, 185 pounds, Higgins is listed as a wide receiver and has played a lot of snaps there for Oak Ridge and caught two touchdowns in Oak Ridge's first game of the 2015 season last Friday. But Higgins is a versatile athlete who has ...

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  17. U.S. Bows Out After Plowshares Conviction is Vacated: Appeals Court Ill-Informed on Nuclear OverkillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Counterpunch

    The 2012 Transform Now Plowshares anti-nuclear action made the "Fort Knox" of weapons-grade uranium look like "F Troop." Three senior peace activists got through four chain-link fences and past multiple "lethal force" zones before stringing banners, spray-painting slogans and pouring blood on the Highly-Enriched Uranium Materials Facility, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee - all without being noticed by guards.

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  18. Tennessee football gets two big commitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WCYB

    ... regardless of class. As a sophomore he passed for 1434 yards and 10 touchdowns, but he also had 8 interceptions. Oak Ridge receiver Tee Higgins says he has also chosen the Vols. The four star recruit also had offers from Arizona State, Louisville ...

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  19. Oak Ridge father worried about daughtera s safety; says ex-boyfrienda s ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A local father is worried about his daughter. The father says he feels her ex-boyfriend posted an extremely low bond after nearly killing her.

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  20. 4-star Oak Ridge wide receiver Tee Higgins commits to TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    InsideTennessee.com lists Higgins as a four-star prospect and the number one wide receiver in the state of Tennessee. As a sophomore, Higgins had 41 receptions for 763 yards, helping lead the Wildcats to a 12-1 record.

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