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  1. Mr. Know-It-All ArtistsRead the original story

    Yesterday | York Dispatch

    ... I once read that many of the early artists were poisoned. Was there some type of conspiracy against artists? - W.J., Newport, Tenn. Answer: Hardly. Many artists are believed to have suffered from some type of poisoning because they were using ...

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  2. A Night of Fine Dining and Jazz scheduled April 28-29Read the original story

    Tuesday | Newport Plain Talk

    ... of Fine Dining and Jazz is major fundraiser for the band program at CCHS, said Director Pat Mason. Subscribe to The Newport Plain Talk by clicking SUBSCRIBE . Sign up for Breaking News emails from The Newport Plain Talk by clicking EMAIL ALERTS and ...

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  3. Suspicious fire on Good Hope RoadRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newport Plain Talk

    ... The call came in at about 10 p.m. Drew Clevenger, 72, said he owns the older residence at 1325 Good Hope Road, in Newport. He allegedly said no one was living in the residence; that he was remodeling it; and that he had "no idea" what, or who, ...

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  4. Deck collapse injures two womenRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newport Plain Talk

    ... she was walking her mother, Roberta Griffith, 80, on the 12-foot high deck at her residence, 1259 Green Acres Drive, Newport, when it cracked and slowly fell apart before landing on the ground.For more details, see Tuesday's edition of The Newport ...

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  5. Artists suffer for their worksRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Lamar Daily News

    Q: I once read that many of the early artists were poisoned. Was there some type of conspiracy against artists? - W.J., Newport, Tenn.

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  6. April blossoms and sunshine ideal time to consider artRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Newport Plain Talk

    ... West Broadway. Vonda Dean with Lowland Credit Union tells me this is a $1 million commitment by the bank to serve Newport. The construction phase should be complete in June and then employees will migrate to the new facility and open by early fall. ...

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  7. National Day of Prayer events announcedRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Newport Plain Talk

    Paul and Pamella Jeffries, 2014 Cocke County coordinators for the National Day of Prayer on May 1, have announced the signing of the National Day of Prayer Proclamation by Cocke County Mayor Vaughn Moore will take place on Tuesday morning, April 15, at 9 a.m. at the Courthouse Annex, in the Chancery Court Room, in Newport.

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  8. Newport woman killed in Sevier County wreckRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Newport Plain Talk

    Tammy S. Miller, 50, of Newport, was killed in a Sunday, April 6 crash in Sevier County, the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.

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  9. Newport mayor's father, Lon Ball, dies suddenlyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Newport Plain Talk

    Lon Ball, well-known Newport businessman and father of Newport's mayor Connie Ball, died suddenly early Friday evening of an apparent heart attack.

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  10. Argument led to two victims in hit-and-runRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Newport Plain Talk

    ... vehicle before driving away, the Cocke County Sheriff's Office reported. Leonard Keasling, 35, of 346 Ruble Ave., in Newport, allegedly went to 1254 Fine St. where he argued with Shana Presley about child support. Keasling allegedly also tried to ...

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  11. Newport woman killed in head-on crash in Sevier CountyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    The 9:08 p.m. crash at 4170 U.S. Highway 411 killed Tommy S. Miller, 50, of Newport, according to a report filed by Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Rod Parton.

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  12. One killed, 4 injured in Sevierville head-on collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A pickup truck was passing on a double line when it struck a Pontiac Grand Am head-on traveling in the other direction shortly after 9 p.m. The crash killed Tammy S. Miller, 50, of Newport, who was a passenger in the Pontiac.

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  13. Photos: FestForAllRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Advocate

    ... 5, 2014, during Fest For All in downtown Baton Rouge. Advocate staff photo by ANGELA MAJOR -- Mark Sanders from Newport, Tn., watches over his glassware booth Saturday, April 5, 2014, during Fest For All in downtown Baton Rouge. Advocate staff photo ...

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  14. The Odor problem in Newport, TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Examiner.com

    The people of Newport , Tennessee have a problem. Their waste water treatment plant, which for the past few years has been sited in an industrial park, smells 'like an outhouse in the middle of the summer', according to one informant.

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  15. Wright's Swimming Pool and Spa sponsors Plain Talk News RacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Newport Plain Talk

    Wright's Swimming Pool and Spa, 336 West Broadway, Newport, is the April Newport Plain Talk news rackcard advertiser.

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  16. Arrest made in rash of vehicle burglariesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Newport Plain Talk

    Stephen Ryan Miller, 23, 1016 Walker Hill Way, Newport, faces numerous charges following his arrest on Thursday, by Cocke County Sheriff Department Detective Jason Oury.

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  17. Gary Eugene Teague sentenced to serve 200 months in prison for conspiring to distribute oxycodoneRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Newport Plain Talk

    Gary Eugene Teague, 45, of Newport, was sentenced on April 1, 2014, by the Honorable Leon Jordan, U.S. District Court Judge, to serve 200 months in federal prison for conspiring to distribute oxycodone.

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  18. April weather includes rain to sooth winter parched apple rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Newport Plain Talk

    ... so quickly as we might wish. Rain arrived on Friday. My wanderings included a swing by Tennova's medical center in Newport for a routine blood test. While waiting I came across some friends, the Turner family because Wanda Colclasure Thomas was ...

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  19. Newport man arrested for 12th DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WKRN

    ... on revoked 7th offense, violation of the implied consent law, and being a habitual motor vehicle offender. The Newport Police Department says they were sent to the 900 block of Cosby Highway Saturday night around 9 p.m. for a black truck driving on ...

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  20. Cocke County official charged with domestic assault, assault on an officerRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... leave after he was arrested and charged with assaulting his wife, officials said. Patrick J. Sheldon, 42, Newport, also was charged with assault on an officer in the 1:38 p.m. incident on Sunday, according to a Cocke County Sheriff's Office arrest ... 14 comments

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