Archive | April 4, 2014

Denim & Diamonds

The Oakland Chamber of Commerce hosted the Denim & Diamonds Gala Friday night at Carahills II. ABOVE: Fayette Family Vision Care was named the Small Business of the Year. From left, Dr. Christina Vranich accepts the award from Wayne Drake, CFO of Ring Container Technologies Inc., Arnie Birmingham, chairman of the Oakland Chamber Board of […]

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Board adopts resolution to accept $1,000 donation to buy K-9 vests

The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen unanimously adopted a resolution last week to accept a $1,000 donation to purchase two ballistic K-9 vests for the police department. Board members took the action Thursday night during their regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman John Troncone and seconded by Alderman Kelly Rector. Shortly […]

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Property Transfers

• Michael T. Kopp and Jeanette Kopp to Joseph Ardiel Lubrico and Noemi T. Lubrico for $175,900 (Waters of Hidden Springs) • Bradley Loeffel, Brandi Loeffel and Brandie Loeffel to Christopher T. Chatfield and Amanda H. Chatfield for $134,000 (Village of Oakland) • Jason K. Brigham to CarriAnn Bingham for $140,000 (Gardens of Hidden Springs) […]

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Board authorizes MTAS to review Oakland’s water/wastewater rates

By Bill Short The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen has unanimously authorized The University of Tennessee’s Municipal Technical Advisory Service to review the town’s water and wastewater rate schedule. Board members took the action during their March 20 regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Billy Ray Morris and seconded by Alderman […]

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Kindred Spirit returns to Oakland

STAFF REPORTS Kindred Spirit Style was started in Patti Yancey’s Oakland home four years ago. When space became limited, Yancey moved the shop to Cooper Young and opened a handmade gifts store while still focusing on the Kindred Spirit Style handmade handbags and accessories. Now, Yancey is preparing to bring her business back to Oakland. […]

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