Latest Anderson County, Tennessee Stories

2010-03-30 07:25:00

SANTA FE, N.M., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Serious science researchers can now receive information about new DOE resources relevant to them via the new alerts service at the DOE Science Accelerator (http://scienceaccelerator.gov).

2010-03-08 14:16:00

NORRIS, Tenn., March 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nature will be on display during the Tennessee Valley Authority's annual spring wildflower walks at Norris Dam on Saturday, March 27, and Saturday, April 3. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100304/TVALOGO ) The guided walks are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.

2008-07-25 12:01:05

By Darren Dunlap, The Knoxville News Sentinel, Tenn. Jul.

2006-05-20 11:06:34

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A coal mine explosion in southeastern Kentucky early on Saturday killed five people, a U.S. mine safety official said, making this the deadliest year for U.S. coal country since 2001. The explosion happened at about 1:30 a.m.

2006-02-26 14:24:37

By Monica Medel SAN JUAN DE SABINAS, Mexico (Reuters) - Relatives of 65 workers killed in a Mexico coal mine explosion abandoned an emotional week-long vigil at the mine's gates on Sunday after finally being told all the men were dead.

2006-02-25 21:39:16

By Monica Medel SAN JUAN DE SABINAS, Mexico (Reuters) - The 65 men trapped by a Mexican coal mine explosion six days ago cannot possibly have survived their ordeal underground and are all dead, mine owners said on Saturday.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).