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Local Sports Update: CHS, AC split XTown Showdown; Dragons in action Monday

LOCAL SPORTS UPDATE HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL, FRIDAY 1/13/23 GIRLS Clinton 67 Anderson County 56…Four Lady Dragons scored in double figures as Clinton swept the regular-season series with their Crosstown, District rivals. Addi Gamble scored 17 to lead CHS, with Bailey Burroughs adding 16, Allie York 12 and Lanee Carmichael 11. …

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Meetings added to January calendar in Anderson

Three meetings have been added to the January calendar for the Anderson County Government. On Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at 2 p.m. in Room 118A of the Anderson County Courthouse in Clinton, representatives from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will offer a briefing about TRISO-X’s application for a Special Nuclear Material License at …

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MCSO searching for man missing almost a week

Authorities in Morgan County are searching for a man who has not been seen since last weekend in Rockwood. 29-year-old Matthew Jordan Hall was last seen at approximately 3 am on Saturday, January 7th at the Mountain Top Bar & Grill on Westel Road in Rockwood. The Morgan County Sheriff’s …

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Local Sports Update; Crosstown Showdown, Rd. 2 tonight

LOCAL SPORTS UPDATE HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL, THURSDAY 1/12/23 GIRLS Clarkrange 64 Wartburg 20 Alcoa 61 Fulton 36 BOYSClarkrange 69 Wartburg 40 Alcoa 81 Fulton 60 SCHEDULE, FRIDAY 1/13/23 Clinton at Anderson County (WYSH’s Lowe’s Tows Full Court Press) Oak Ridge at Karns Oliver Springs at Coalfield Campbell County at Powell …

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OR Animal Shelter fully reopens to public

(City of Oak Ridge) The Oak Ridge Animal Shelter will reopen to the public with no restrictions or appointments required starting Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, at 11 a.m. The Animal Shelter’s regular business days and hours will be Tuesday through Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. However, on Tuesday, …

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McNally to serve again as Senate Speaker, Lt. Governor

Tuesday, the Tennessee State Senate re-elected Randy McNally (R-Oak Ridge) for a fourth term as Speaker of the Senate, which, by statute also conveys the title of Lieutenant Governor. Senators met on the first organizational day of the 113th General Assembly to elect their speaker. McNally has served in these dual …

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Safe at Home program helps protect victims

(Secretary of State’s office) For National Human Trafficking Awareness Day on Jan. 11 and during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, Secretary of State Tre Hargett is encouraging Tennesseans who have been a victim of human trafficking, stalking, domestic abuse or any sexual offense to protect their address with …

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Spend a Sunday on Norris Lake

Norris Dam State Park will offer an afternoon cruise around Norris Lake on Sunday, January 29th at 2 pm. Attendees will meet Ranger Trent at the Norris Dam Marina to begin the approximately one-hour boat ride. During the ride, Ranger Trent will discuss the history of Norris Dam, all while …

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Senior Center celebrates fun donations

(Submitted, AC mayor’s Office) Last week was a time for singing, fun, and laughter at the Anderson County Senior Center when students from Roane State Community College’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society visited. On January 4th , Phi Theta Kappa students visited the Senior Center and Office on Aging, located …

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