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Anderson County Antics

Anderson County is home to the small towns of Clinton, Norris, Oak Ridge, Rocky Top, and Oliver Springs. Many communities in this area were originally developed by the government as an experiment in urban planning and to support employees of ongoing confidential and/or industrial projects. 923 more words

Travel

Searching for Leonidas Torrence: Iverson’s Brigade and the Fight at Oak Ridge

The weather is warm. Occasional cloud cover offers relief but the sun feels good. It is the first day of summer, and I’m exactly where I should be on such a day: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. 1,897 more words

Battlefields & Historic Places

Student Representative's Report to the School Committee - April 26, 2017

OAK RIDGE

Once again Oak Ridge will play host to students from Bejiing, China.  Students will arrive on Cape on Saturday and stay until Thursday evening.  796 more words

SHS

Walking the Lines: A Day on McPerson, Seminary, and Oak Ridge at Gettysburg


Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

Today’s post is a bit late but I had a great day yesterday with my students as we had dinner and I taught about the strategic and operational conundrums faced by the Union and the Confederacy in early 1863 and the operational and command aspects of the Gettysburg campaign. 499 more words

History

The Children's Museum of Oak Ridge

There is so much pressure to fill our children’s lives with enrichment and development opportunities. Moms know that the investment in a child’s learning is critical and an essential part of parenthood, but unless you are a formal educator, you may find, like me, that you need a little help facilitating new learning experiences. 907 more words

Family

Atomic City

Because I grew up during WWII, I read books about that terrible time. One that I just completed is titled “The Girls Of Atomic City.” 883 more words

Government

Success Story: Joe Kyte

Joe Kyte found his inspiration in the topiary characters adorning Disney World. A character himself, he left his six-figure job to pursue his dreams and built a profitable business while playing with wire and turf. 963 more words

Success