Bailey Bingham is ‘Fairest of the Fair’

Pageant winners for 2017: Tiny Miss (8-9) Cailyn Taylor, Tiny Miss (6-7) Riley Alley, Tiny Miss (4-5) Hadley Webb, Fairest of the Fair Princess Kendra Lynn Holbrook, Junior Fairest of the Fair Bayli Alley, and Fairest of the Fair Bailey Bingham.
The experience is one she’ll never forget.

Bailey Bingham was crowned Anderson County Fairest of the Fair for 2017 Monday night.

“I’ll never forget this,” she said. “I’ve met so many new people, gained so many friends,” she said.

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County schools make changes for 2017-18 academic year

In preparation for the start of the new school year, the Anderson County School System has announced the following changes to its administrative team for 2017-2018.

The changes were announced by school officials during the Anderson County Board of Education meeting on Thursday, July 13, at their regular scheduled monthly meeting.

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Secretary of State delivers grants to Anderson County

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett visited the Clinton Library Friday, July 14, to present two grant awards to Anderson County and City of Clinton officials: a $6,794 technology training grant to the Clinton Public Library and a $3,123 grant to the Anderson County Archives and Records Department. Pictured in the photo for the archives and records grant are, from left, Clinton City Manager Roger Houck, Rep. Dennis Powers (R-Jacksboro), Rep. John Ragan (R-Oak Ridge), Lt. Gov. Randy McNally (R-Oak Ridge), Anderson County Historian Mary Sue Harris, Anderson County Mayor Terry Frank and Secretary of State Tre Hargett.
The grants are for the Clinton Public Library and the Anderson County Archives and Records Department, and are funded by the Tennessee State Library and Archives to purchase a new microfilm reader/scanner in the archives department and for technology training to increase digital literacy.

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Tim Shelton seeking another term as Register of Deeds

Tim Shelton
Tim Shelton has announced that he will seek re-election to the Office of Register of Deeds in Anderson County.

Shelton has worked in the Anderson County Register of Deeds office since 1992 and has served as Anderson County Register of Deeds since 2002. Shelton is a graduate of Leadership Anderson County and the UT Local Government Leadership Program.

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