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Friday Jul 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

Festival named for moonshiner Popcorn Sutton kicks off in Cocke County

For the first time in five years a festival honoring the life of infamous moonshiner Popcorn Sutton is in Cocke County.

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Related Topix: Cocke County, TN, Tennessee, Bill Haslam, US Governors, Rutledge, TN, Monroe County, TN

Friday Jul 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

Grainger County Tomato Festival helps the community

It's that time of year again. Grainger County tomatoes are off the vine and ready to hit your dinner table.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, Rutledge, TN, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Monroe County, TN

Friday Jul 25 | Knoxville News Sentinel

It's tomato time in Grainger County Throw em, eat em and celebrate...

The 22nd annual Grainger County Tomato Festival opens today and runs through Sunday, July 27, at Rutledge Middle School , Highway 11W, and Rutledge Elementary School 7480 Rutledge Pike.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, Sports

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

10 About Town 7/24 - 7/27

Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1mK8ByG Let's start the weekend off right at The Square Room with the talented Dave Barnes.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Cocke County, TN, Life, Food, Food Festival

WATE-TV Knoxville

Grainger County Tomato Festival held this weekend

Court documents reveal how the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation was able to implicate a longtime Newport police captain in a drug and money laundering scheme.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, Tennessee, Drugs, Murfreesboro, TN, Anderson County, TN

Wed Jul 23, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Weather has small impact on Grainger County tomatoes

One of the largest free festivals in the state of Tennessee is just days away. Most are wondering how this year's crop will turn out for the Grainger Weather has small impact on Grainger County tomatoes One of the largest free festivals in the state of Tennessee is just days away.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Officials say Knoxville man on lawnmower struck by car

Emotions were overwhelming as the North Carolina church bus crash survivors were reunited with the men and women who helped saved their lives.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Sevierville, TN

WATE-TV Knoxville

Weather big factor in better tomato crop this year for Grainger Co. farmers

The Grainger County Tomato Festival, a 22 year East Tennessee tradition, is about a week away, showcasing locally grown tomatoes.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Former Grainger sheriff denies fleeing, DUI

Rutledge mayoral candidate and former Grainger County Sheriff Richard McElhaney said he never saw the blue lights of two agencies' vehicles chasing him before he drove off the road and into a cemetery.

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Related Topix: Rutledge, TN, Blaine, TN, Knoxville, TN, Sports

Mon Jul 14, 2014

WTVF Nashville

Tennessee News Minute

The truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has agreed to pay $92 million for cheating customers out of promised rebates and discounts.

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Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Rutledge, TN, Nashville, TN, US Politics, US News, Al Gore

Knoxville News Sentinel

Former Grainger County sheriff, mayoral candidate faces DUI, speeding, evading arrest charges

A police pursuit reaching speeds in excess of 115 mph ended when a former Grainger County sheriff and current mayoral candidate slammed into tombstones in a Rutledge graveyard.

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Related Topix: Rutledge, TN, Sports

Fri Jul 11, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Knoxville police officer injured in traffic accident

From her porch in rural Anderson County, we watched Coleen Miller sketch her next barn quilt.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Anderson County, TN, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais

WBIR-TV Knoxville

5 arrested in Grainger Co. prostitution bust

The Grainger County Sheriff's Office arrested five people after law enforcement busted a home in Rutledge for sex trafficking.

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Related Topix: Rutledge, TN, Drugs, Luttrell, TN

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Knoxville City Council approves first reading on electronic ticketing system

It's an amazing story. A Knoxville man who weighed 555 pounds not that long ago is now literally half the guy he used to be.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN

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