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Friday, August 11, 2017
BELCAMP, Md. — Justin Perusek has joined ORAU as the manager of the Belcamp, Maryland office. The Belcamp office, part of ORAU’s science education and national workforce development program, administers educational programs for more than 70 offices and agencies of the U.S. Department of Defense. In his new position, Perusek will supervise ORAU’s support to a wide-range of ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Bel Air, Md. — Sixty high school students, 30 middle school students and 10 high school teachers from around the U.S. and as far away as Italy and South Korea recently attended the Joint Science and Technology Institute (JSTI) in separate sessions to expand their knowledge and experience in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Sponsored by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency ...read more
Categories: Education
Monday, August 07, 2017
CONTACT: Pam Bonee (865) 576-3146 pam.bonee@orau.org ORAU’s Timmerman receives National Contract Management Association Fellow Award Photo: Executive Director of NCMA Michael Fischetti (left) and President of NCMA Board of Directors Kim Rupert (right) congratulate Heidi Timmerman on receiving the NCMA Fellow Award at the NCMA World Congress meeting. CHICAGO, Ill. — The National ...read more
Friday, August 04, 2017
INVO PEO, a professional employer organization based in Clinton, Tennessee, recently partnered with the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Clinch Valley to collect school supplies for students to prepare for the upcoming school year. Employees at both INVO PEO’s Clinton and Oak Ridge offices collected over $2,600 in monetary donations, 116 pairs of shoes, 85 backpacks, 416 packs of paper and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, July 27, 2017
The Free Medical Clinic, covering Anderson, Roane and Morgan County, services people who have no access to health insurance. It is operated by mainly volunteers that includes nurses, doctors and commuity volunteers. Last year they had over 4400 visits! It takes more than a community to support an organization that takes care of so many people! The FMC is holding their major fundraiser on August 12 ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 24, 2017
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — For 32 exceptional high school students and 26 middle school students, summer vacation energizes their learning. The students joined 16 teachers from across 10 Appalachian states to spend two weeks of their July summer break in high gear at a hands-on institute focused on math, science and technology. The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), Oak Ridge National ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Monday, March 27, 2017
March 27, 2017 Just released, this years Fodor's top antiquing towns. This year, Clinton moved up two spots to number 10! http://www.fodors.com/news/photos/10-best-antiquing-towns-in-the-us#!10-clinton-tennessee ​ 2016 http://www.windowsandsiding.net/30-great-small-towns-for-antique-lovers/ Antique shoppers to flock to Anderson County CLINTON (WATE) – An East Tennessee town was ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Clinton, TN Why you need to go: Bounce out of the Great Smoky Mountains to explore the history of moonshine runners evading “revenoors” along the White Lightning Trail. The Museum of Appalachia resurrects archetypal mountain life, while nearby, the old stagecoach town of Dandridge contains four original taverns: Hickman Tavern, Roper Tavern, Thomas Tavern, and Shepard’s Inn , ...read more
Categories: Community