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DOE, TWRA sign agreement ‘paving’ way for land transfers

Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) signed an Agreement in Principle with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) that lays the groundwork to transfer more than 3,500 acres of scenic East Tennessee land to the state.  Officials say that transferring this currently federally-owned land will “increase natural resource management …

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AC DA awarded grant for domestic violence prosecutor

7th District Attorney General Dave Clark announced this week that his office is one of just two across the state to be awarded grant funding to hire a special prosecutor within his office dedicated to and specializing in domestic violence.  The grant includes funding for an Assistant District Attorney General …

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OR announces holiday hours

(City of Oak Ridge press release)  All City of Oak Ridge administrative offices, including City Court, will be closed on Friday, December 24 through Monday, December 27 in observance of Christmas. City offices and City Court will also be closed on Friday, December 31, 2021, for New Year’s Eve. Offices …

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ORCC announces Parade winner

(Oak Ridge Chamber press release)  Approximately 120 entries participated in this year’s annual Christmas parade held on Saturday, December 11. This year’s parade theme was “The 12 Days of Christmas.” Judges awarded six awards following the parade: •           Spectacular Sparkles Award (given to the outstanding entry that presents an outstanding …

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