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Friday, October 06, 2017
Y-12 Federal Credit Union was honored to host a visit from Senator Ken Yager at their Roane County Branch on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Officials from the Tennessee Credit Union League, (TCUL) Y-12 credit union members, employees and other community representatives were on hand to meet with Yager.  Credit Union leaders enjoyed the opportunity to talk with Yager about important issues that directly ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Political, Press Release
Thursday, October 05, 2017
OAK RIDGE, Tenn.— For the tenth consecutive year, ORAU exceeded its goal of raising $100,000 in donations as part of its internal annual giving campaign that benefits the United Way and Community Shares, making total donations more than $1 million for the timeframe.As part of the 2017 ORAU Annual Giving Campaign, a total of $117,604.41was pledged. Employees donate via payroll deduction and could ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
MEDIA RELEASE  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact:     Laura K. Boggan, Associate Director, Communicationsoffice: 423.652.4707   mobile: 423.534.9789   email: lkboggan@king.eduKnoxville’s WIVK 107.7 & King University Kickoff 8th Annual Scholarship ContestBRISTOL, Tenn., Sept. 29, 2017– One of WIVK FM 107.7’s listeners will be the lucky winner of a full scholarship to King University. WIVK and King ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Political, Community, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
ORAU and the National Science Foundation sponsored 21 top U.S. students and postdoctoral researchers in the fields of mathematics and computer science at the 2017 Heidelberg Laureate Forum in Heidelberg, Germany.  Similar to the Lindau Laureate Meetings for Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences, students and postdoctoral researchers attended the week-long Heidelberg Forum to network with ...read more
Categories: Education
Friday, September 29, 2017
The Knoxville area Chapter of Credit Unions, in conjunction with the Tennessee Credit Union League, recently hosted a Legislative Appreciation Dinner. Legislators in attendance included Lt. Governor Randy McNally, Senator Richard Briggs, Senator Becky Duncan Massey, Representatives Roger Cane, Bill Dunn, Eddie Smith and Jason Zachary. Chapter officers in attendance included President, Tammy Hill, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Political, Community, Chamber
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
 Clinton, TN, October 4 – 30, 2017 — A groundbreaking exhibit about the slaves and slaveholders who worked and resided at a distinctive plantation in Tennessee will open on October 4, 2017 and will continue until October 30, 2017, from 10:00AM – 4:00PM, Monday through Saturday. The exhibit, Slaves and Slaveholders of Wessyngton Plantation, looks at the lives of both the enslaved African ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Local Credit Union Executives attend theNational Association of Federal Credit Unions Congressional Caucus  Representatives from ORNL Federal Credit Union and Y-12 Federal Credit Union recently traveled to Washington, D.C. for the annual National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) Congressional Caucus. Representatives from ORNL FCU included: Randy Gorman, Board Chair; Leigha Humphries, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Political, General News Article, Education
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Please register to participate in the Y-Run 5K benefiting the Y-12 Gives Foundation.  
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, August 24, 2017
OAK RIDGE, TN - Mayor Warren L. Gooch announced today that the City of Oak Ridge will form a committee to help coordinate and circulate information about the City’s 75th Anniversary.  In September 2017, the City of Oak Ridge will begin its 75th Anniversary Celebration.  The festivities continue through the end of 2018 and will showcase events including a lecture presented by the Oak Ridge ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, 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 ​ 2016http://www.windowsandsiding.net/30-great-small-towns-for-antique-lovers/     Antique shoppers to flock to Anderson County  CLINTON (WATE) – An East Tennessee town was named as ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Clinton, TNWhy 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, which has hosted US ...read more
Categories: Community