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Fish & Wildlife Commission to meet this week

(TWRA) The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission will set the state’s 2023-24 hunting and trapping seasons at its April 20-21 meeting to be held in Johnson City at the Carnegie Hotel. Commission committee meetings begin Thursday, April 20 at 1 p.m. (EDT), with full Commission proceedings continuing Friday at 9 …

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GSMNP resuming tunnel work, tackling paving projects

(GSMNP press release) Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Federal Highway Administration officials announced several upcoming road paving and pothole repair projects on Newfound Gap Road, Clingmans Dome Road, and Foothills Parkway West. The repairs will require temporary single-lane closures, which may cause short traffic delays. Crews will also finish their …

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Reminder: Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

ASAP of Anderson is participating in the DEA’s National Drug Take Back Day. There are several drug collection events scheduled for Drug Take Back Day, which is on April 22nd this year, in our area. This Wednesday, April 19th, ASAP and Oak Ridge National Laboratory are holding a drug collection …

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This week (Apr. 17-21) is National Work Zone Awareness Week

(TDOT press release) The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is joining states across the nation to ask motorists to Work with Us – move over and slow down for highway workers. TDOT will spread that message statewide during National Work Zone Awareness Week (April 17-21) to improve safety in Tennessee’s interstate and …

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Historic Downtown Clinton Youth Board advances in ‘Club Madness’

Congratulations to Clinton High School’s Historic Downtown Youth Board for advancing to the next round of ACTPrep.com’s “Club Madness Challenge.” Matched up with BHEA Science from noon Tuesday through noon Wednesday, the Clinton group earned the most “likes” on their video in online voting and not only moved on to …

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Oak Ridge Council calls special session for Tuesday

The Oak Ridge City Council has announced it will hold a special called meeting on Tuesday, April 18th to award contracts on a pair of projects. The meeting was called at the request of City Manager Mark Watson to consider bids on a project to construct a waterline bypass for …

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Local Sports Update: Tripleheader weekend of NASCAR racing from Martinsville

LOCAL SPORTS UPDATE SCOREBOARD, THURSDAY 4/13/23 HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL Union County 14 Clinton 2 Gibbs 7 Oak Ridge 3 CAK 6 Coalfield 3 Sweetwater 13 Harriman 0 Stone Memorial 6 Oakdale 0 Eagleton Academy 20 Rockwood 12 Alcoa 3 Kingston 1 Lynn Camp (KY) 22 Jellico 16 HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL …

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BBB: RCSO deputies get boost in pay

As first reported by our partners at BBB-TV, deputies with the Roane County Sheriff’s Office are getting pay raises. This move was requested by Sheriff Jack Stockton to combat a shortage of both patrol and corrections officers created by the departures of many to better-paying opportunities, wither in law enforcement …

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Campbell man jailed in connection to Smith County crash

Officials in Campbell County said Thursday that they arrested a LaFollette man on charges stemming from a traffic accident in Smith County last year that killed two people. The Campbell County Sheriff’s Office says that 36-year-old Brandon Lee Brock was arrested and being held for authorities out of Smith County …

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TDOT: Watch for road work Sunday on I-75

TDOT is advising drivers in Campbell County to be alert for possible lane restrictions on I-75 on Sunday TDOT crews will be working on the southbound side of I-75 between mile markers 141 and 134 on Sunday, April 16th, performing routine roadway maintenance activities, and the agency says that all …

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