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Business owner pleads guilty to charges from April ICE raid in Grainger County

James Brantley, owner of the Southeastern Provisions meat-packing plant in Bean Station, pleaded guilty to two counts of failure to collect taxes, one count of employing illegal aliens and one count of wire fraud.

WATE - 2018-08-17 10:50:48

Dandridge Bush Brothers facility fined after worker's death

DANDRIDGE, Tenn. (WATE) - The Bush Brothers facility in Dandridge has been fined more than $8,000 by the Tennessee Occupational Health and Safety Administration after a worker was crushed to death in a piece of machinery earlier this year.

WATE - 2018-08-16 20:29:35

Man Scammed By Woman On Facebook

“After exchanging messages and phone numbers, a sexual recording was made of the victim by the offender,” the report said. “The offender then threatened to send it to everyone if she did not get $1,000 sent to an account in Africa.”

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816 N Henry Street, Morristown, TN 37814

3 bedroom, 2 bath home that has been remodeled. Home has new appliances, flooring, bathrooms and kitchen.

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396 Rankin Hill Road, Newport, TN 37821

Brand new, never lived in Doublewide. 3BR 2BA on 2.89 acres, convenient to all shopping, hospital. Here is a great opportunity for a new home.

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2018-08-17 10:45:39

Close call on Main Street

A Jefferson City woman managed to crawl through the shattered sunroof of her overturned SUV Tuesday evening — moments before the vehicle was struck by a train.Jefferson City Police and firefighters responded to the 8:15 p.m. accident on the Norfolk Sourthern Railroad tracks near the intersection of

STANDARD BANNER - 2018-08-16 14:00:00

At least one person injured in Wednesday wreck

At least one person sustained injuries following a single-vehicle accident on Old Sevierville Highway near Beechwood Road on Wednesday, Aug. 15 at 2 p.m. The Cocke County Sheriff’s Office, First Call EMS, and Cocke County Fire Department responded to the scene. For more information regarding the acc

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Newport man arrested on drug charges

NEWPORT—A Newport man was jailed Tuesday evening after he was found in possession of a large quantity of drugs including heroin and methamphetamine.The Cocke County Sheriff’s Office identified the male as John Mark Speir, 39, Irish Cut Road. He was charged with possession of stolen property, possess

NEWPORT PLAIN TALK - 2018-08-16 09:00:00

Hawkins man's hidden camera identifies employee as theft suspect

On Aug. 3, the victim went back to the drawer to place another $1,400 and noticed the $3,000 was gone.

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Jefferson City police seize more than 2,900 prescription pills in bust

JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. (WATE) - Police in Jefferson City seized more than 2,900 prescription pills Monday as part of a lengthy drug investigation.

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Morristown Tractor Supply supports humane society through grant

The rural lifestyle retailer, which is a one-stop shop for all things pet, including a wide variety of food, treats, toys, crates, carriers, training tools and health supplements, will help alleviate needs and support important program initiatives.

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Nearly 3,000 pills seized in Jefferson raid

Officers and detectives seized more than 2,900 prescription pills, $300 in cash, a Chevrolet Corvette and a Cadillac SUV.

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215 Drew Dr., Bean Station, TN 37708

Custom built 3 BR, 2 1/2 BA home in East TN For Sale. Nice, 3 BR, 2 1/2 BA home built in 2015 with beautiful Cherokee Lake view in immaculate condition. Large, open concept, living, dining & kitchen with beautiful deck for entertaining. Large master suite with 2 closets, vaulted ceilings and walk in

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3rd DUI Charge Filed After Crash

A Morristown man was charged with a third driving under the influence offense about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday by sheriff’s deputies following a one-vehicle crash in the 1100 block of Houston Valley Road.Lloyd W. Brady, 48, of Jacobs Road, was also charged with violation of the implied consent law and drivin

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Collins Rd & Hwy 92N, Jefferson City, TN 37760

Picture your dream home on this breathtaking mountain view vista! Restrictions are site-built home or new modular. Public water available. Must see these views! Acreage is 7.5 +- acres pending survey.

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Police: Woman Stopped For 2nd DUI Gets Felony Drug, Gun Charges

Kimberly Gaye Maples, 32, who listed a Pinto Road address, was charged Tuesday afternoon with driving under the influence-2nd offense. After arrest, a search of the 1996 Honda Civic yielded the meth in addition to a gun, pills and drug paraphernalia, a report by a 3rd Judicial District Drug Task For

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Woman indicted on animal cruelty charges

Laurel Gibson is charged with three counts each intentional killing of an animal and aggravated cruelty to animals, reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon, unlawful possession of a weapon, evading arrest by motor vehicle and violation of the registration law.

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Rural King approaching opening day in Morristown

Members of the leadership team preparing for the Aug. 18 opening of Rural King in Morristown are front row from left, Brenda Dean, Edna Burnett and Candace Shinault; back row from left, Nate Sils, Bryan Honto and Store Manager Shaun Amrine.

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Going Out With A Bang

Call it carmageddon, motorized mayhem or just plain fun.More metal-crunching demolition derby action Saturday night and again Sunday on the final day of the 69th annual Greene County Fair was clearly a crowd favorite.A capacity crowd packed the Jim Saulsbury Motorsports Arena Saturday night to watch

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Opioid Summit: Perspectives of an addict

The title of his presentation, “Perspectives of an Addict,” did not immediately fit with the man who took to the podium during the first wave of the three-session Addiction Summit held Aug. 11 in Morristown.Conservatively dressed, concise and soft spoken, David Cook could have been assumed to be in

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