Monthly Archives: March 2017

Francis C. “Woody” Underwood, age 81 of Jacksboro

Francis C. “Woody” Underwood, age 81 of Jacksboro, passed away on February 28, 2017 at his residence. He was born on August 10, 1935 to the late George Lee and Lissie Elizabeth Thompson Underwood in Anderson County, TN. Woody was an entrepreneur who had his hand in many endeavors. He …

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GSMNP closes roads in advance of storms

Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced the temporary closure of all park roads at 12:30 p.m. today due to a predicted high wind storm. A fast-moving, intense storm is predicted to move across the park area this afternoon bringing heavy winds, rain, lightning, and hail. Park crews will work …

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CPD receives TLEA certificate

In a special ceremony, during the Clinton City Council meeting Monday night, Maryville Police Chief Tony Crisp presented the Tennessee Law Enforcement Accreditation (TLEA) certificate to the Clinton Police Department. According to a CPD press release, to achieve accreditation with TLEA, an agency voluntarily submits to a process of enhancing …

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Clinton’s Teachers, Principal of the Year recognized

Clinton City Schools Director Kelly Johnson recognized the system’s “Teachers of the Year,” and “Principal of the Year” during Monday night’s Clinton City City Council meeting. Leslie Goins of North Clinton Elementary, Abbey Kidwell of South Clinton Elementary, and Kimberly O’Dell of Clinton Elementary were voted “Teachers of the Year” …

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ACS Student Art Exhibition announced

The Anderson County Schools would like to invite everyone to join them for the system’s first annual Student Art Exhibition on Thursday March 9th, from 5 to 8 pm, at Elizabeth Claire’s located at 364 Market Street in Clinton. Come celebrate our students’ artistic achievements and show support for the fine …

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March is Extension Month in Tennessee

(Submitted)  March is Extension Month in Tennessee. Extension is a national educational program supported by USDA through the nation’s land-grant universities and administered with funding from state and local governments in Tennessee through offices in each of the state’s 95 counties. County Extension offices across the state are planning various …

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Cordelia Stout, age 82, of Oliver Springs

Cordelia Stout, age 82, a resident of Oliver Springs, passed away, Monday, February 27, 2017 at the NHC of Oak Ridge. Mrs. Stout was born June 21, 1934 in Coalfield, TN.  She was a lifelong resident of this area. She worked as a sales associate for JC Penny’s for a …

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