Monthly Archives: June 2018

2018 high school football schedules

The 2018 high school football season kicks off the weekend of August 17th. We have posted the schedules for Clinton, Anderson County, Campbell County, Jellico, Oak Ridge and Oliver Springs on our website. Here are some highlights from this year’s slate. Clinton begins year two of the Randy McKamey era …

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Myrtle G. Collins Gilliam, age 73

Myrtle G. Collins Gilliam was born on January 6, 1945 in Elizabethton, TN. Myrtle, age 73, passed this world into the waiting arms of Jesus on June 11, 2018. She will fondly be remembered as a loving wife, wonderful mother, doting grandmother and faithful sister and friend. Myrtle was preceded …

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MENCS: Tire gamble pays off when rain falls for Bowyer

(MRN) Clint Bowyer celebrated his 39th birthday twelve days ago and Sunday afternoon, “Mother Nature” delivered a belated gift – a rain-shortened victory at Michigan International Speedway. After briefly dueling with Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Kevin Harvick early in the third stage … with rain approaching, Bowyer held the race lead …

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XFS: Dillon wins rain-delayed, shortened Michigan race

(MRN) Austin Dillon led a one-two sweep for Richard Childress Racing to win Saturday’s rain-shortened race at Michigan International Speedway, leading the final three laps to claim his ninth series victory. After posting top-ten finishes in each of the first two stages, Dillon grabbed his first lead early in the …

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Maryville teen killed in GSMNP motorcycle crash

(GSMNP)  On Friday, ​June 8 at ​approximately 8:​4​0 p.m., Austin Breazeale, age 19, of Maryville, TN was traveling west ​along Little River Road in Great Smoky Mountains National Park when his motorcycle left the roadway and struck a tree approximately 2 miles west of Sugarlands Visitor Center.  Park Rangers and​ …

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