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High School football scores for October 16th

High School football scores October 16th Alcoa 42 Kingston 13 Campbell County 42 Karns 13 Farragut 38 Lenoir City 10 Tellico Plains 39 Oliver Springs 13 Oakdale 40 Unaka 18 Rockwood 33 Austin-East 26 Greenback 46 Midway 0 Harriman 34 Oneida 10 Catholic 42 Carter 6 Fulton 73 Union County …

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Logano bumps Kenseth, takes 2nd in a row in Chase

(MRN) Joey Logano made it two-for-two in the Contender Round of the Chase on Sunday at Kansas Speedway, pushing race leader Matt Kenseth out of the way five laps from the finish to notch his fifth win of the year and second straight in the post-season. Kenseth had driven into …

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OR, Rockwood lose in District finals, travel for Region

Thursday, the Powell Lady Panthers beat the Oak Ridge Lady Wildcats 5-4 on penalty kicks to break a scoreless tie and claim the District 3-AAA championship. Oak Ridge will travel to Hardin Valley Tuesday in the Region semifinals while Powell will host Maryville. The District 3A/AA championship belongs to Grace …

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Central downs AC 38-24

Thursday night the 7th-ranked Central Bobcats knocked off the Anderson County Mavericks 38-24. The Mavericks fell to 3-5, 1-3 in Region 2-4A despite 233 yards rushing as a team, including a pair of touchdown runs by quarterback Tate Holmes and one from Thyshaud Thrasher. Aiden Campbell also hit an 18-yard …

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Campbell “mom” admits to leaving toddler in woods while high on meth

A woman in Campbell County has been charged with aggravated child abuse and neglect after she allegedly admitted to authorities that she had left her toddler son alone overnight in the woods while she was high on meth. Virginia Seal is currently in custody following her arrest last Friday October …

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Ex-nurse pleads in inmate death

A former nurse with the Anderson County Jail’s health care provider pleaded guilty this week to filing a false report in connection with the death of an inmate at the jail last year. 50-year-old Billy Joe Brockman of Clinton admitted that he had lied to investigators when he told them …

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MTAS review of ORPD cites pay as reason for turnover, morale issues

(Oak Ridge Today/staff reports) During a special Thursday night work session, the Oak Ridge City Council heard the final report on the findings of a formal inquiry into turnover, morale and administrative policies within the city’s police department. The report, delivered to Council members by representatives of the University of …

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ORT: Main Street OR still on track for late 2016 opening

(Oak Ridge Today) There have been some minor changes to the plans, but the new developer at Main Street Oak Ridge still plans to open the retail-driven, mixed-use development by the Christmas 2016 holiday season, the city’s retail consultant said last week. RealtyLink, the new South Carolina-based developer, took over …

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AC Mayor asks for seat on Commission, consideration as Chairman

The Anderson County Commission will meet on Monday October 19th at 6:30 pm in room 312 of the Courthouse with a full agenda. Among the items that will be discussed Monday night is a recommendation from the Operations Committee to seek a one-year extension of the lease agreement with the …

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2015 Halloween Party in OR

The 2015 Children’s Halloween Party is Thursday, October 29. The party is hosted by the Oak Ridge Recreation and Parks Department. It’s scheduled from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, October 29, at the Oak Ridge Civic Center. The Halloween party is primarily for preschool and elementary-aged children; however, older children attending with …

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