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1 person killed, 3 children hurt in Roane Co. accident

(WBIR) The driver in a two-car accident late last week has died.

THP says the accident happened last Thursday when a minivan rear-ended a car that was waiting to turn left onto Shady Road from Highway 61 just west of Oliver Springs.

The driver of the car, 61-year-old Debbie L Johnson, was taken to the hospital, where she died late Sunday night. She was not wearing a seatbelt.

Three children who were in the minivan were hurt, while three other people were not hurt.

Kingston breaks ground on solar farm

(WBIR) A new solar farm is going up in Kingston, and city leaders say it will save taxpayers money in the long run.

The city broke ground on the project at the corner of James Ferry Road and Highway 58 on Monday morning.

The solar farm will generate 200 kilowatts of power and will include 800 solar panels. The city says the sunlight the panels will collect will generate enough electricity to off-set the power needs of the Kingston Water Plant.

Rockwood man charged with vehicular homicide, 6th DUI

A grand jury indicted a Rockwood man for vehicular homicide in a crash that killed a woman.

Single-car crash claims life of Rockwood woman

Oliver Springs H.S. parents, students concerned over school's future


Parents concerned over future of Oliver Springs H.S.

ID=17077061(WBIR-Oliver Springs) While the Roane County director of schools calls them "rumors," concerns over Oliver Springs High School's future still worry many parents.

Harriman police arrest 1 of 3 armed robbery suspects

(WBIR) One of three suspects wanted for an armed robbery in Harriman is now behind bars.

Harriman police arrested Xavier Lewis Sandford of Knoxville Wednesday.

Police say Sanford and two other people robbed the Eagle Mart last week and assaulted someone with a knife.

Harriman attorney pleaded guilty to statutory rape