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

    6 hrs ago | 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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  2. Lanigan Relishes Outlaw Late Model TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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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  3. Descending into darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | 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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  4. Cancer survivor continues Christmas light traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | 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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  5. TBI won't confirm connection between Campbell County robbery suspect and missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | 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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  6. Frank H. SnyderRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Florida Today

    Newport, TN Frank Harvey Snyder, Jr., 72, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at his home in Newport, TN surrounded by his family and friends. Born May 28, 1942 in Washington, DC, Frank was a US Navy ...

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  7. Industry Watch-December 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Packaging World

    ... WA, was awarded Star Level certification in connection with OSHA's Voluntary Protection Program. Also, Sonoco's Newport TN, paper mill received a bronze Sonoco Sustainability Award for the facility's efforts to significantly decrease wastes going to ...

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  8. No one hurt in fire at Newport manufacturing buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    No one was hurt but a Newport business was heavily damaged after a fire Wednesday morning. American Appliance is located on Chemwood Drive.

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  9. Fire reported at Newport businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Fire reported at Newport business Firefighters have responded to a business fire in Newport late Wednesday morning. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1zQYksF Cocke County dispatch took a call at 11:41 a.m., reporting a fire at the American Appliance on Chemwood Drive.

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  10. No injuries after fire American Appliance Factory in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Sheriff Armando Fontes says the fire started in a paint booth at American Appliance Factory on Industrial Road in Newport. The Newport Police Department is asking for help in finding a man suspected of robbing a gas station Friday afternoon. The ...

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  11. Top: Road Work Sign Over Traffic BackgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... highways would be jeopardized if the Safety and Homeland Security Department has to cut 7 percent of its budget. NEWPORT (WATE) - A portion of State Route 160 will be closed Thursday as crews work to replace a drainage tile. Work will take place ...

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  12. Newport police looking for gas station robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Newport Police need your help to find a person they say robbed a gas station. The crime happened Friday afternoon at the Marathon Stop and Go on Newport police looking for gas station robber Newport Police need your help to find a person they say robbed a gas station.

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  13. Newport police looking for gas station robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The suspect drove off going south on Highway 321 in a red and white Dodge truck with a camper. (source: Newport Police Department)

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  14. Detective Sentenced For Drugs, Stolen PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WTVF Nashville

    A former Newport police detective captain has been sentenced to 90 months in prison for buying and selling stolen property and drugs. According to the U.S. attorney's office for the Eastern District of Tennessee, 59-year-old James Finley Holt of Cosby bought stolen property and sold it from Newport convenience stores he owned with his wife.

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  15. SI Group increases production in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    SI Group Inc., a manufacturer of specialty resins and adhesives used in packaging, electronics and tires, will expand production capacity at its plant in Newport, Tennessee. The 108-year-old company produces Biphenol, a raw material used in advanced engineering plastics including polyesters and polycarbonates, in Tennessee.

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  16. Owens tops McCreadie for WoO LMS World Finals victoryRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... yet again after winning a wild World of Outlaws Late Model Series A-Main at the 4/10-mile oval. Owens, 42, of Newport, TN, came out on top of a tight back-and-forth battle with Tim McCreadie of Watertown, NY, and Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, TN ...

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  17. Sonoco recognizes its Tennessee mill's sustainability effortsRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Recycling Today

    The packaging firm Sonoco , headquartered in Hartsville, South Carolina, has named its Newport, Tennessee, paper mill a Sonoco Sustainability Bronze Star Award recipient in light of the facility's efforts to significantly decrease landfill disposal of waste from the plant. In late 2012, Sonoco's Newport facility partnered with local recycling company TLR Solutions to process some of the more difficult-to-recycle byproducts coming out of the mill, such as baling wire, glass, staples and ceramics, which are removed from incoming recovered fiber shipments.

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  18. Lanigan clinches WoO LMS title with Friday Charlotte winRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Bloomquist of Mooresburg, TN, finished just behind Lanigan and Madden in the third position with Jimmy Owens of Newport, TN, also just behind in the fourth spot. Pole sitter Dennis Erb, Jr. of Carpentersville, IL, finished fifth after leading the ...

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  19. Sonoco's Newport Paper Mill Receives Bronze Sustainability Star AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    Sonoco , one of the largest diversified packaging companies, has named the Company's Newport, Tennessee, paper mill a bronze Sonoco Sustainability Star Award recipient for the facility's efforts to significantly decrease wastes going to landfill. The award marks a milestone in landfill-free efforts that have been underway since the fourth quarter of 2012.

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  20. Lanigan Honored During WoO LMS BanquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    ... Stuckey - claimed the WoO LMS Chassis Builder of the Year Award. Along with Lanigan's 17 victories, Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn., drove a Club 29 car to three triumphs for a total of 20 WoO LMS wins on the season for the fledgling chassis brand. In ...

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