Honoring Joyce Maienschein

Brooke ConnerAnderson, Our Town Kids

Few have made an impact – on an individual, local and national Girl Scout Movement scale – like Joyce Maienschein.
She passionately believed in Girl Scouting and inspired girls and women …

Farmers Market open through winter

Jay FitzAnderson, Food

There are two ways to shop the Oak Ridge Farmers Market:
Indoors – Open every Saturday through March 27 (except Dec. 26), 9 a.m. to noon at St. Mary’s School gym, …

Services Wednesday for Helen Hammer

Sandra ClarkAnderson, Obits

Helen Llewellyn Hammer, 98, of Clinton, died on Jan. 7, 2021, at NHC in Oak Ridge. The family will hold private graveside services Wednesday, Jan. 13, at Andersonville Cemetery.
The matriarch of …

Burchett builds a wall

Sandra ClarkAnderson, Our Town Stories

U.S. Rep. Tim Burchett has unique artifacts from the Museum of Appalachia on display in his Washington office. Since 2003, these items have been on loan to U.S. Sen. Lamar …