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July

Fri, Jul 21Concert on the Commons-City of NorrisThe outdoor music series, Concert on the Commons, returns for its ninth season. Enjoy a weekly line-up of free family entertainment each Friday night beginning at 7:00 pm at the Norris Commons. The line-up will offer a variety of musical styles and genres with artists drawn from near and far Bring a lawn chair or blanket. For more information, follow Concert on the Commons Facebook page or email concertsonthecommons@gmail.com.
Sat, Jul 22Smokin' for a Cause at Stardust MarinaEnjoy a day of bands, boats and BBQ on the shores of Norris Lake at Stardust Marina with proceeds going to help families battling pediatric brain cancer in the East Tennessee region.
Sat, Jul 22Christmas in JulyThe 9th Annual Christmas in July will take place in downtown Clinton from 10 am - 5:30 pm with town wide sales, holiday decor, a visit with Summer Santa, holiday music and festive treats.
Sat, Jul 22Elmer and Cassie Duncan Davis and John C. Duncan family reunionThe descendants of Elmer and Cassie Duncan Davis and John C. Duncan will meet for a family reunion on Saturday, July 22 at noon, at Hillvale Missionary Baptist Church, 109 Peach Orchard Rd., Clinton. All family members are encouraged to bring photos and family memorabilia to display at the event. Each family is asked to bring food and drinks for a potluck meal. Ice, plates, cups, and cutlery will be provided. Lunch will begin promptly at 12:30 p.m. A photographer will be available to take family photos for $35. A group photo will also be taken. For additional information, please contact Judi Davis Scott at 865-376-9683 or 865-242-8380, or Flo Ann Oakes at 865-363-7828.
Fri, Jul 28Wing Night at Sequoyah MarinaStart off your weekends on Friday night with Sequoyah’s famous "Wing Night" at the dock. Sequoyah Marina serves the best wings and coldest Corona on Norris Lake.
Fri, Jul 28Summer Movie Magic presented by Denark ConstructionGone With the Wind Friday - 07/28 @ 7:00pm Tennessee Theatre Knoxville, TN
Sat, Jul 29Pet Adoption EventCome down to McGuire's Home Market on Market for our PET ADOPTION EVENT!! Be prepared for wagging tails, wet noses and unconditional love when you attend our Pet Adoption Event to benefit the Humane Society of Oak Ridge. Please bring items to donate to the Humane Society of Oak Ridge: Blankets Toys Dog Food Dog Treats Towels Wash Cloths

August

Tue, Aug 1Knoxville Symphony OrchestraKnoxville Symphony Orchestra has announced the 2017-2018 season of its Knoxville News Sentinel Pops Series. Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2017. All concerts take place at 8 p.m. at Knoxville Civic Auditorium unless otherwise noted. Visit knoxvillesymphony.com/
Fri, Aug 4Anderson County Schools- Classes Begins for 2017-2018Back to school!
Tue, Aug 8Home Buyers ClassApril Beason-McGuire REALTOR presents this home-buying class. Learn how you can qualify for $15,000 down buyer assistance program! 8/8/17 from 6-7pm Are you tired of Renting? Stop paying your landlord. Learn form our area experts as they discuss and teach you how to stop dreaming and start OWNING. Refreshments Provided Call now to RSVP: 865-368-2197 Clinton Community Center 101 N. Hicks St. Clinton, TN 37716
Sat, Aug 19Members, Music and the MuseumThis is a Member/Industry Appreciation Event hosted by the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce. Chillbillies will be playing from 7 - 10 p.m. Food, Drinks, Beer and T-shirts will be available to purchase at the event. Bring your lawn chairs and your raincoats if needed. This event is rain or shine but no umbrellas allowed. This is a family friendly event. Please register your whole family when you contact us for RSVP's. Museum of Appalachia 2819 Andersonville Hwy. Clinton, TN 37716 Saturday August 19, 2017 Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Event begins at 6:30 p.m with warm up band Employees of members are free to attend. Spouses and children will be charged a nominal $1 fee in order to count entrants. There will be a small parking fee at the gate for the Museum workers.

September

Sun, Sep 17An Intimate Evening of Songs and Stories with Graham NashLegendary artist Graham Nash is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee - with Crosby, Stills, and Nash and with the Hollies. He was also inducted twice into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame, as a solo artist and with CSN, and he is a GRAMMY Award winner. U.S. Cellular Stage at the Bijou Theatre 803 S Gay Street Knoxville, TN http://www.knoxbijou.com

‘Fairest’ pageants open fair

The Anderson County Fair begins Monday, July 17, and as custom, the “Fairest of the Fair” pageants will headline the opening day. Six contestants will be judged for the 2017 crown of “Fairest of the Fair.” All of this year’s pageants will be held Monday night, the opening night of the fair, at the Underwood Pavilion on the Anderson County Fairgrounds.

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Commission to receive update on ACEMS for operational audit

Anderson County officials were provided an update from the county’s finance and purchasing departments during a county operations committee meeting Monday that the bids for a request for proposals from vendors (RFP) to conduct a comprehensive operational audit of the county’s ambulance service (ACEMS) were issued earlier this month and that two vendors have shown interest.

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News

County closes deal on senior center Read More

Opinion

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Sports

Bishop named All-State Read More

Free event teaches women the basics of fly fishing Read More

Community

Bruhin joins AC Extension Read More

Home IS where the heart is ... Dave McCoy’s belonged in Anderson County Read More

Seals, Huddleston earn EMT honors from peers Read More

School

ACHS ‘Connect Academy’ makes huge gains Read More

Business

Tackling the plastic pollution threat Read More