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Wednesday Aug 13 | Middlesboro Daily News

HUD approves Gap for HOME grant

The town of Cumberland Gap is the latest municipality inside Claiborne County to receive a grant allowing low-income homeowners the means to repair their homes.

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Related Topix: Cumberland Gap, TN

Wednesday Aug 13 | Middlesboro Daily News

Cleanup efforts continue at tornado site

Rain hasn't stopped the efforts of the tornado debris clean-up crews, who have been at the site of the EF-3 tornado for over a week.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Campbell County, TN, Cumberland Gap, TN, Speedwell, TN

Wednesday Aug 13 | WKRN

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The tornado hit the Speedwell area July 27 with winds greater than 140 mph, and storms also caused damage in Campbell and Claiborne counties.

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Related Topix: Speedwell, TN, Campbell County, TN

Mon Aug 11, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Tenn. AG Bob Cooper to seek another 8-year term

Tennessee Attorney General Bob Cooper says he will seek another eight-year term following the retention of three Democrats on the Supreme court.

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Related Topix: US News, Campbell County, TN, Jacksboro, TN, University of Tennessee, Knox County, TN

Sun Aug 10, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Cleanup continues two weeks after tornado hit East Tenn.Cleanup...

Cleanup continues two weeks after tornado hit East Tenn. It's been two weeks since an EF-3 tornado ripped through East Tennessee.

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Related Topix: Weather, Speedwell, TN

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

New sheriff, DA elected in Monroe County There's a new sheriff in one ...

In the five-county 8th Judicial District, former prosecutor Jared Effler was holding a comfortable lead against his former boss, Lori Phillips-Jones, to become district attorney general.

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Related Topix: Monroe County, TN, Union County, TN, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Sports

Mon Aug 04, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

University Commons Walmart to open Wednesday

The new Walmart in the new University Commons shopping center near the University of Tennessee campus is holding a grand opening ceremony Wednesday morning.

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Related Topix: Tennessee, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Campbell County, TN

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Tornado cleanup continues a week later

A week after an EF3 swept through the area around the Campbell County and Claiborne County line, the cleanup effort Tornado cleanup continues a week later A week after an EF3 swept through the area around the Campbell County and Claiborne County line, the cleanup effort Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1s3r9St A week after an ... (more)

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Related Topix: Campbell County, TN

Sun Aug 03, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

3-car pile up sends 2 people to hospital in Knox County

Sunday makes one week since an EF-3 tornado hit Claiborne County and parts of Campbell County.

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Related Topix: Knox County, TN, Campbell County, TN, Knoxville, TN

Fri Aug 01, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Tornado victim: 'We were being watched over'

The EF-3 tornado that struck Claiborne County on Sunday may have destroyed a Speedwell man's home, but he said it strengthened his relationship with God.

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Related Topix: Speedwell, TN

WBIR-TV Knoxville

National Guard, TEMA to help with tornado, storm cleanup

After Sunday's storms destroyed ten homes and a business near the Claiborne and Campbell county line, the National Guard, TEMA, and other state agencies formed a task force to help with the costly clean up.

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Related Topix: Weather, Campbell County, TN, Speedwell, TN

WATE-TV Knoxville

Steel and aluminum maker announces expansion, new jobs at Blount facility

A Japanese auto parts manufacturer is expanding its presence in Blount County by building a new 76,000 square-foot facility and creating 32 new positions.

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Related Topix: Blount County, TN, Tennessee, Campbell County, TN, Knox County, TN, Byrdstown, TN

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