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  1. TBI: Woman took guns owned by deputy boyfriend,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... cruiser. "The investigation further revealed the Cosby woman subsequently sold the firearms to Ricky Ray Ellison of Newport. Authorities later recovered the firearms when arresting the Newport man on unrelated charges," according to the TBI. She is ... 1 comment

  2. TBI case yields charges in firearms theft from deputy's cruiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... on April 25, 2013. The investigation further revealed Allen subsequently sold the firearms to Ricky Ray Ellison, of Newport. Authorities later recovered the firearms when Ellison was arrested on unrelated charges. On Feb. 23, a Cocke County grand ... 1 comment

  3. Church doesn't close in bad weather-- no matter whatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Church doesn't close in bad weather-- no matter what In the face of two weeks of intense winter weather, one East Tennessee church has an unusual weather policy. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1Byi5ef For decades, one Newport church has made a point of carrying on with church services regardless of the weather.

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  4. Police: Stay off roads unless it's absolutely necessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... saying it's a matter of safety both for motorists and the officers and crews who have to be out. For decades, one Newport church has made a point of carrying on with church services regardless of the weather. Feb. 25, 2015 Nagi told 10News there's ...

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  5. Racing: Clanton claims DIRTcar Nationals finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Floyd County Times

    ... first Big Gator trophy to go along with his four smaller Gator trophies earned throughout the week. Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn., finished second in Saturday's A-Main, 2.234 seconds behind Clanton at the finish of the 50-lap race. Scott Bloomquist ...

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  6. Newport man charged with trying to kill wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 39-year-old Newport man faces charges of attempted first-degree murder in the shooting of his wife in January. The Tennessee Bureau of Newport man charged with trying to kill wife A 39-year-old Newport man faces charges of attempted first-degree murder in the shooting of his wife in January. 1 comment

  7. Shane Clanton wins four out of five at VolusiaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... first Big Gator trophy to go along with his four smaller Gator trophies earned throughout the week. Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn., finished second in Saturday's A-Main, 2.234 seconds behind Clanton at the finish of the 50-lap race. Scott Bloomquist ...

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  8. Billy Moyer dominates Lucas Oil East Bay finaleRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... AR 2. 6 5 Don O'Neal - Martinsville, IN 3. 7 6 Jonathan Davenport - Blairsville, GA 4. 2 20 Jimmy Owens - Newport, TN 5. 5 777 Jared Landers - Batesville, AR 6. 16 25 Mike Benedum - Salem, WV 7. 1 6T Tim Dohm - Charleston, WV 8. 10 99m Devin Moran - ...

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  9. With third title, East grad in rare companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Republic

    ... among current and former Modified competitors as he joins Mike Harrison of Highland, Illinois, and Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tennessee, as the division's only three-time national champions and matches Owens, who has moved on from the Modified division ...

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  10. Saturday Night's All Right For OwensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | National Speed Sport News

    Jimmy Owens powered past Jason Papich on lap 12 of the Wild West Shootout's fifth night, then kept new teammate Stormy Scott at bay over the closing laps to claim the $3,000 winner's purse on Saturday at USA Raceway. The man known as "The Newport Nightmare" gave his opponents plenty to stay awake over when he cleared Papich for the lead after what was a three-lap tussle for the top spot.

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  11. What you need to know ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... than 170 presbyteries to vote on the matter. A Cocke County man admitted to deputies that he shot his wife in their Newport home, according to a Cocke County Sheriff's Office release. Officials said Toby D. Dunn, 39, shot his wife Crystal Dunn, 32, ...

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  12. Deputies: Man admits to shooting wife in self defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Cocke County man admitted to deputies that he shot his wife in their Newport home, according to a Cocke County Sheriff's Office release. Deputies: Man admits to shooting wife in self defense A Cocke County man admitted to deputies that he shot his wife in their Newport home, according to a Cocke County Sheriff's Office release.

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  13. TBI investigating Cocke County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The TBI tells 10News it is investigating a shooting in Newport involving a man and his wife. The incident occurred at a home on Lane Drive, according TBI investigating Cocke County shooting The TBI tells 10News it is investigating a shooting in Newport involving a man and his wife.

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  14. Lucille Luise BeemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Breeze Courier

    ... grandchildren, Terry Beemen, Jr. of Taylorville, Jeanine (Daryl) Garner of Taylorville, Jill (Tim) Szabo of Newport, TN, Joy Beemen of Taylorville; 5 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Please feel free ...

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  15. Obituaries - Killmon, Layman, JacquesRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... Layman, age 46 , of Clewiston, passed away January 10, 2015 in West Palm Beach. She was born Oct. 22, 1968 in Newport, TN, to the late Herbert and the late Mary Elizabeth (Sliger) Layman. Survivors include her son: P.J. (Jenna) Washam, daughters: ...

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  16. Duo indicted for forgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Office. Melody Dawn Fields, 37, of Cosby, Tenn., Stephanie Lynn Ware, 33, of Cosby, and John Mark Speir, of Newport, Tenn., were all indicted for theft by unlawful taking over $500 and second-degree criminal trespass. Ware was also indicted for ...

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  17. Lanigan Relishes Outlaw Late Model TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    ... such as Jimmy Owens and Frank Heckenast Jr. also found success after switching to the cars mid-season. Owens of Newport, Tenn., drove his Club 29 car to major victories at Cedar Lake Speedway and Batesville Motor Speedway while a Club 29 car carried ...

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  18. Descending into darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Thomasville Times

    ... state of waking consciousness. Water rushed by his body as he lay incapacitated on a rock in the Pigeon River near Newport, Tenn. Since he could not move, he was left to replay the sequence of events that took just seconds to turn his 18-wheeler - ...

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  19. Cancer survivor continues Christmas light traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 79-year-old Newport man decorates his front lawn each year with a Christmas spectacular. The lights and Christmas music at Ralph Cancer survivor continues Christmas light tradition A 79-year-old Newport man decorates his front lawn each year with a Christmas spectacular.

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  20. TBI won't confirm connection between Campbell County robbery suspect and missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Most Wanted List over the weekend. The TBI will not confirm if there is a connection. A disabled veteran in Newport wanted some answers from a satellite TV company. He says DirecTV drained his checking account last month, but he doesn't even ...

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