Ground Breaking Held for Anderson County Higher Education Center

CLINTON, TN  Friday afternoon, December 7, 2018, 0fficials gathered at the new Anderson County Higher Education Center on Frank Diggs Drive in Clinton, TN for a ribbon cutting ceremony.  The new center will be a partnership between two of the area’s leading educational institutions, Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) at Knoxville and Roane State Community College.

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Clinton City Schools Achieve “Exemplary” and “Reward” Status

CLINTON – September 26, 2018 District and school determinations have been publicized from the 2018 TN Ready Assessment. This is the last piece of data from this testing cycle. Districts are given a designation in three different areas: Achievement Status, Subgroup Status, and Final Determination. There are four possible distinctions assigned in each reporting category: In Need of Improvement, Progressing, Achieving, or Exemplary.   Read More…

Clinton: The Downtown Vision Video Presentation

Anderson County Chamber of Commerce to reveal Downtown Vision Video

The Vision is far from over! On September 25, 2018, the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce will be presenting a brand new video highlighting Clinton: The Downtown Vision. This event will be held at Faith Promise’s Anderson County Campus, 96 Mariner Point Drive, from 6:30-8:00 pm.

The Chamber has partnered with QK4, Inc. to create a video that showcases 3D animations of the new Green Bridge, streetscapes, and more of what the vision holds. This will be the first time that the video has been shown publicly.

The Chamber encourages as the entire community to attend this event! Come be a part of the vision, the Downtown Vision that is!

Clinton Awarded TN Downtown Designation

TNECD Announces Communities Selected to Participate in Tennessee Downtown Program

Friday, May 11, 2018, 1:00 p.m.

Twelve communities to take part in sixth round of downtown revitalization program

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe today announced 12 Tennessee communities selected to participate in the sixth round of the Tennessee Downtowns program.  The communities selected include Alamo, Bell Buckle, Clinton, Dresden, Huntingdon, Jasper, Lexington, Lynnville, Newport, Trenton, Tullahoma and Watertown.  READ MORE….

Clinton Discusses Downtown Makeover

Jim Gaines
Knoxville News Sentinel
Sunday, April 8, 2018

Clinton is getting a new bridge over the Clinch River, and local leaders want to use that as an opportunity to revitalize the city’s downtown, including redevelopment of the long-vacant Magnet Mills site on the riverfront.   Read More….

Clinton: The Downtown Vision

March 9, 2018


A month ago, the news of change began to spread throughout the City of Clinton.  The revitalization project, Clinton: The Downtown Vision, began to make headlines throughout Anderson County.  A brief 30 second video was created by the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce to help spread the news of the Downtown Vision on Social Media.  Little did the Chamber know that the quick video would end up being shared on Facebook and watched by over 4,000 people.  The video created an interest among many citizens of Anderson County and that was exactly what the Chamber had hoped would happen.  Read More…


Clinton Welcomes $5.7M TCAT Facility

Clinton, Tenn. – November 29, 2016 – Just under $6 million – $5.7 million dollars to be exact – of the state’s Drive to 55 Capacity Funds will go to Tennessee College of Applied Technology for a new Anderson County facility as announced by Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam.  Read More…

Haslam Announces Drive to 55 Capacity Fund Grants

Funds Will Help Provide Opportunity and Growth to College Students across Tennessee

NASHVILLE – November 16, 2016 – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced the recipients of the Drive to 55 Capacity Fund, an initiative designed to support colleges and universities as enrollment increases since the launch of Tennessee Promise.  Read More…