Monthly Archives: April 2018

Early voting rolls into final weekend

There are only six days left in the early voting period for the May 1st Anderson County primary elections and voters have been consistently hitting the polls to cast their ballots. Thursday was Day Eight of early voting and 407 people cast ballots, with 370 of them voting in the …

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Local Sports Scoreboard

High school baseball scoreboard Thursday April 19th: Clinton 6 Cocke County 2 (Clinton’s Alumni Night will be Friday April 20th at 6:30 pm vs. Sevier County)…Anderson County 3 Greenback 2…Campbell County 6 Coalfield 1…Catholic 4 Oak Ridge 2…Rockwood 23 Oakdale 6…Tellico Plains 9 Wartburg 6. High school softball scoreboard Thursday …

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Mrs. Peggy Loy, age 77 of Powell

Mrs. Peggy Loy, age 77 of Powell passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Preceded in death by her husband, Albert Loy; parents, Birgil and Margaret Whitson Bullock; she is survived by two sons, Chris and Greg Loy.  Family and friends will meet Thursday at 1:45 pm at Anderson Memorial Gardens for a graveside service …

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Upcoming single-lane closures announced on the Gatlinburg Spur

(GSMNP)  Great Smoky Mountains National Park maintenance crews will implement temporary, single-lane closures along the north and southbound Spur between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, beginning Monday, April 23 through Thursday, April 26 for routine maintenance operations.  Crews will be mowing along the roadway and removing small rock slides along the shoulder. The …

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Emert declines debate opportunity

If you listen to our “Ask Your Neighbor” program (weekdays at 10:15 am), you heard show host and station owner Ron Meredith challenge both incumbent County Mayor Terry Frank and her opponent in the Republican primary for that job, Commissioner Steve Emert, to appear on the program to debate the …

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AC Democrats holding forum in Oak Ridge

The Anderson County Democratic Party will hold a candidate forum in Oak Ridge tonight (Thursday April 19th) from 6 to 8 pm at Oak Valley Baptist Church. Candidates expected to attend include Ebony Capshaw, Richard Dawson, Mark Lucas, Alden Souza, and Nathaniel Varner. Capshaw and Lucas are both unopposed in the May …

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