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14 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

DA: Officers justified in shooting armed burglary suspect

An investigation has concluded that the shooting of an armed burglary suspect in Harriman Tuesday was justified.

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14 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

Hwy. 27 widening project ready to begin

Hwy. 27 widening project ready to begin State and local officials celebrated the beginning of a long-awaited road widening project in Roane County on Wednesday.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Roane County News

Salvation 2014 to be Aug. 23 at the Princess

Salvation 2014, a youth conference, will start at 6 p.m. Aug. 23 in the Princess Theatre in downtown Harriman.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Eastbound I-40 closed in Roane County due to crash, traffic being diverted

Eastbound traffic is being diverted off Interstate 40 in Roane County due to an accident involving a tractor trailer and four other vehicles.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais, Cocke County, TN

WATE-TV Knoxville

Newport man sentenced in deadly 2012 wrong way crash

Eastbound traffic is being diverted off Interstate 40 in Roane County due to an accident involving a tractor trailer and four other vehicles.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Newport, TN, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais

Wed Aug 13, 2014

On Top Magazine

NOM's Brian Brown Praises 'Refreshing' Judge Who Upheld Tennessee's Gay Marriage Ban

Brian Brown, president of the National Organization for Marriage , on Tuesday praised the judge who last week upheld Tennessee's gay marriage ban.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, US Supreme Court, US News

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Roane County News

Election 2014: Best bests Harriman hopefuls as top vote-getter

Wayne Best handily won a spot as one of three Harriman City Councilmen, joining two returning councilmen, Chris Ahler and Buddy Holley.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Towleroad

Tennessee Judge Upholds State's Same-Sex Marriage Ban in Gay Couple's Divorce Case

A Tennessee judge has upheld the state's ban on same-sex marriage and declined to recognize the Iowa marriage of two men seeking a divorce, the AP reports : Frederick Michael Borman and Larry Kevin Pyles-Borman were married four years ago in Iowa.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Roane election winner changes in recount New criminal court clerk after recount in Roane County

"One of the cards in a machine was not read at election night," Roane County Election Commission Chairman Lowell Malmquist said.

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Related Topix: Harriman, TN, Sports

WATE-TV Knoxville

Roane County judge denies divorce to same sex couple

Roane County election officials were forced to recount every ballot in Thursday's election due to around 1,300 early votes that were mistakenly left out of the count.

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Related Topix: Rockwood, TN, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais, Tennessee, Knox County, TN

WATE-TV Knoxville

Questions surround outcome of Monroe County sheriff's office race

Questions surround the outcome of the Monroe County sheriff's race. One of the candidates was singled out by the district attorney, saying he lacked state certification.

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Related Topix: Monroe County, TN, Rockwood, TN, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais, Tennessee, Knox County, TN

WATE-TV Knoxville

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State election officials say they have been made aware of a number of votes that may not have been counted in Roane County in Thursday's election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chuck Fleischmann , Representative Charles "Chuck" Fleischmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais

Mon Aug 04, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Roane County woman arrested for allegedly assaulting deputy

A Harriman woman is facing a list of charges after she allegedly assaulted a deputy while she was being placed under arrest.

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Related Topix: Harriman, TN, Tennessee, Drug Testing

Fri Aug 01, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

17 Roane County residents indicted in conspiracy to make 50 grams of meth

Seventeen Roane County residents were arrested last month after a federal grand jury in Knoxville returned two separate indictments accusing them of a conspiracy to manufacture 50 grams or more of methamphetamine.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Drugs, Strawberry Plains, TN

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

TN Supreme Court justices campaign in East TennesseeTN Supreme Court...

TN Supreme Court justices campaign in East Tennessee Candidates who don't typically hit the campaign trail made several stops in East Tennessee on Thursday.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Funeral Thursday for 3-year-old drowning victim Funeral services will ...

Funeral services for a 3-year-old girl who drowned Saturday evening in a residential swimming pool in Roane County will be conducted at 8 p.m. Thursday at Antioch Baptist Church in Clinton.

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Related Topix: Clinton, TN, Harriman, TN, Oliver Springs, TN, Sports

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Roane Co. kids benefit from Boys and Girls Club

Roane Co. kids benefit from Boys and Girls Club Six months into operation, the Roane County Boys and Girls Club says it is a success.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Morgan County Attorney convicted of DUI Andrew N. Hall, the county...

Andrew N. Hall, the county attorney for Morgan County, was convicted of first-offense DUI in a trial Thursday in Roane County.

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