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Speedwell, Tennessee is located in Claiborne County. Zip codes in Speedwell, TN include 37870. The median home price in Speedwell is $139,000 which is roughly $81/per square foot.

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22 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

KPD searching for suspect in hotel robbery

Knoxville police are on the lookout for the man believed to haverobbed a motelTuesday night.The Knoxville Police Departmentsays a man walked into the lobby of the Econo Lodge on Strawberry Plains Pike around 9:30 p.m.Officers say the man gestured that hehad a gun and demanded that an employee lay cash on the counter.The suspect grabbed some ... (more)

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

KUB: Power should be restored to most customers by Tuesday night

In Tennessee's Third Congressional district, illegal immigration has become a hot topic of the campaign.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Cleanup continues after devastating tornado in Claiborne County

The devastation is still clear as you look around the Speedwell community as many people spent the day trying to pick up the pieces.

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SFGate

News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

A Republican congressman from Kentucky said his lobbyist wife did not improperly spur him to introduce a bill concerning the possible abuse of Tennessee walking horses and there's no basis for an ethics complaint against him.

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WKRN

Tri-Cities man marries two women; wife pushes for change in bigamy laws

Folks who live on Wiltshire Drive in the Boone's Creek community surveyed the damage left behind after Sunday's storms.

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KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Oklahoma having slow tornado year

So far, Oklahoma has only had 13 tornadoes this year. It's one of the fewest in a year on record.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Radar imagery shows debris flying 10,000 feet in Claiborne County tornado

Three of the suspects in a drug and money laundering scheme involving Newport police officers were arraigned in a Cocke County courtroom Monday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Store owner recalls tale of survival after EF-3 tornado

Store owner recalls tale of survival after EF-3 tornado An EF-3 tornado hit Claiborne County on Sunday night, destroying 10 homes in the area.

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WBIR-TV Knoxville

Your Pictures: Storm clouds over East Tnyour Pictures: Storm clouds...

YOUR PICTURES: Storm clouds over East TN Got this pic as the storm was calming down in newport about 8:30 pm Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1mVraAa In Speedwell TN, yesterday about halfway between Harrogate and Lafollette on 63, looking west about a mile away from my location.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

EF-3 tornado confirmed in Claiborne County

The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-3 tornado touched down near Speedwell in Claiborne County last night with winds of 140 miles per hour.

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USA Today

Tenn. sheriff 'lucky' to survive devastating storms

Powerful storms that raked across several states in the eastern U.S. on Sunday destroyed at least 10 homes in Tennessee, but there were no immediate reports of any deaths or injuries, authorities said.

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WKRN

Possible tornado in Campbell, Claiborne counties, large amount of damage reported

Dispatchers in Campbell and Claiborne counties say a possible tornado has caused a large amount of damage in the Doakes Creek area of the county, including trees down and homes destroyed.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Sunherald.com

Official: Storms destroy E. Tenn homes, no deaths

Spokeswoman Gina Breeding with the office of emergency management in Tennessee's Claiborne County tells The Associated Press that searchers are going door to door amid debris of ruined homes Sunday night in the community of Speedwell.

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