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CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2018-03-24 06:12:47

Dozens Indicted By Greene County Grand Jury

Many defendants indicted by the Greene County Grand Jury will appear for arraignment Thursday in Criminal Court. Those indicted this week by the Greene County Grand Jury include: Charles Adam Bernard, 34, of 2290 Lost Mountain Pike: theft of property valued over $2,500 but less than $10,000 and the

GREENEVILLE SUN - 2018-03-24 04:00:00

Morristown man to plead guilty to child porn charges

A Morristown man indicated Tuesday he will plead guilty to possessing child pornography. In exchange for Jose Francisco Rivera's guilty plea, federal prosecutors dropped the more serious charge of distributing child pornography, but a prior child porn-related conviction in state court will mean Rive


Double Homicide Unsolved After 4 Years

Tim Aiken is very ill. He was sleeping Thursday and unable to talk, fiancee Belenda Peters said. "He's just sick at this time and struggling to make it through the day. He has two wishes left," Peters said. The couple lives next to the vacant lot at 1117 W. Main St. where Aiken's aunt, Elizabeth Coo

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2018-03-23 14:30:00

Emergency personnel respond to scene of school bus crash in Rogersville

Hawkins county emergency personnel are at the scene of a school bus accident in Rogersville on Highway 11W at the Park Boulevard intersection. According to police, there are injuries, including some children. A rescue helicopter has been called in to transport at least one victim. The bus was stoppe

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-22 17:22:00


A Wings Air Rescue helicopter lifts off from the scene of a Thursday morning traffic accident involving a Hawkins County school bus on Highway 11W near Park Boulevard in Rogersville. The helicopter was reportedly carrying the driver of a compact sport utility vehicle that also was involved in the cr

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2018-03-22 15:30:00

Sevierville man allegedly pulls gun during fight, shoots person in face

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Officers say a physical altercation led to a man being shot in the face Wednesday in Sevierville. The Sevierville Police Department responded to a residence in the 900 block of Middle Creek Road around 10:45 p.m. Officers said two men, 47-year-old James Raney, Jr., and 4

WVLT.TV - 2018-03-22 19:29:00

Man hospitalized after being shot

SEVIERVILLE -- A local man was taken to The University of Tennessee Medical Center after being shot during an altercation Wednesday night, and police are still investigating the cause of the incident. Forty-year-old Steven Ogle was shot in the face during a fight outside a residence on Middle Creek

MOUNTAIN PRESS - 2018-03-23 05:45:00

Guitar assault in Waffle House leads to arrest

The blotter is derived from recent incident reports and central dispatch records of local police agencies. Kingsport Police Department March 16 A Greeneville man wanted for stalking was located and jailed. According to the victim (and her neighbors) the suspect repeatedly made unwanted visits to her


Hamblen duo guilty in Jefferson murder

Two Morristown men have entered guilty pleas in the 2016 bludgeoning death of a New Market resident. They were scheduled to go to trial Wednesday in Jefferson County Circuit Court. Gregory Dean-Jeremiah Maner, 29, Elmwood Drive, and Brandon Phillips, 33, Brockland Drive, were originally charged with


Morristown woman arrested for indecent exposure

NEWPORT-A Hamblen County woman was arrested Friday morning after Newport police officers say she came to the Cocke County Courthouse seeking information about running for governor while nude from the waist down. Patrolman Paul Weber reported he was sent to the Cocke County Courthouse concerning a wo


Newport attorney injured in two-car accident

NEWPORT-A Newport attorney sustained minor injuries following a two-vehicle accident on West Broadway Street Tuesday afternoon. Newport police officers, along with First Call EMS, were dispatched to the area of West Broadway Street in front of Tobacco Barn concerning a two-car accident around 2 p.m.


Two plead guilty to New Market murder

Addicted since they were teens, two Morristown men admitted to prosecutors they were seeking drugs when they bludgeoned a New Market man to death with a hammer two years ago. Gregory Dean-Jeremiah Maner, 29, of 3565 Elmwood Drive, and Brandon Paul Phillips, 31, of 4357 Brockland Drive, pointed the f


Dolly Parton celebrates the launch of a new season at Dollywood

PIGEON FORGE, TN - Dolly Parton made a quick wardrobe change on stage while celebrating the launch of a new season at Dollywood. " All the years, I've had people say to me, 'Take it off. Take it off,'" said Parton, 72, as she slipped on a skirt last week. "Now that I'm older, people holler, 'Put it


Man on meth binge allegedly threatened to 'cut people' at McDonald's, Walmart

ROGERSVILLE - A Hawkins County man was arrested Friday morning after he allegedly threatened to "cut people" at the Rogersville Walmart and McDonald's parking lot, and admitted he'd been up four days on meth. Joey Scott Eidson, 31, 109 Old Rt. 66, Rogersville, was arraigned Monday in Hawkins County


Report: Deputy Nearly Struck During Vehicle Pursuit

Greene County sheriff's deputies assisted Cocke County authorities in a vehicle pursuit early Wednesday that ended in Greeneville after stop strips were deployed in the road. A 16-year-old female from Johnson City is in custody in connection with the incident and faces reckless endangerment charges


Three indicted for firearms by grand jury in federal court

United States Attorney J. Douglas Overbey, who heads up federal prosecutions in East Tennessee, is following up with his assurance he will more aggressively pursue cases involving felons who possess firearms, according to court documents. Two men initially investigated by the Morristown Police Depar


Blake Shelton's Ole Red Is Heading to Gatlinburg, TN

In an exciting announcement Wednesday afternoon (3/21), Blake Shelton, along with his partners at Ryman Hospitality, announced that his Ole Red lifestyle and entertainment brand will be heading to East Tennessee with a new restaurant in Gatlinburg. Located just across the street from the future Marg


Greeneville woman stole money meant to help families of deceased infants

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- On March 21, Eastern District of Tennessee US Attorney Overbey's office said a 65-year-old Greeneville woman was sentenced to serve 16 months in federal prison for mail fraud and money laundering. Gayle Sicard Shapiro Green was the former Greeneville City Schools Direct


Death believed to be accidental drowning

Investigators located the discarded clothing of a Rutledge man whose body was found March 9 in Cherokee Lake, Sheriff Bud McCoig reported. The find appears to support the theory that Brandon Scott Farrow, 42, might have been attempting to bathe in the lake when he became the victim of an accidental