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  1. Bybee man pleads guilty to impersonating police officerRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    A Bybee man who is alleged to have strip-searched a woman in a Newport motel room 11 months ago received a net sentence of nine years after pleading guilty to several charges, including impersonating a law enforcement officer, in criminal court on Monday.

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  2. For us today WW II is history but still real for many veteransRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Mid May was sliding away or being washed away by heavy rains about our hometown, when skies cleared last week for the May 14th full moon.

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  3. 'Duck Dynasty' star is coming to NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    With her is Addie Lee, a nurse practitioner intern at Takoma Regional, of Greeneville. 37 comments

  4. Mother's Day: time to remember, of wars and happy times pastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    The children have lived in Newport more than most people have been alive, as he was born in 1923.

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  5. 'Salvation Bell' is rung in Cocke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    The "Salvation Bell" was rung in Newport outside the downtown Courthouse on Thursday, May 8, by the leader of a statewide Baptist organization as a symbolic call to pastors to intensify their efforts to preach salvation that is available only through Jesus Christ.Randy C. Davis, executive director/treasurer of the Tennessee Baptist Convention, ... (more)

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  6. Father arrested after two children watch assaultRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    A man was arrested and charged with child abuse and endangerment after he allegedly assaulted the two children's grandparents, on Wednesday, May 7, the Cocke County Sheriff's Department reported.Steven Craig Honeycutt, 25, of 1345 Highway 25E, in Newport, is charged with two charges of child abuse and endangerment, and two charges of domestic ... (more)

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  7. U.S. Post Office food drive is SaturdayRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    "On Saturday, May 10, we need the citizens of Cocke County to step up more than ever and help feed the hungry here," said Greg Houk, a letter carrier in Newport for the U.S. Post Office.Houk , coordinator of this year's food drive, said his goal is to beat last year's large collection of nearly 9,000 pounds, and to collect at least 10,000 ... (more)

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  8. Arrested secretary/bookkeeper allegedly stole $190K from Co-opRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Patricia A. Jones, 48, of 153 Holt Hollow Road, in Newport, was arrested Monday morning, May 5, after she allegedly stole an estimated $190,000 from the Cocke Farmers Co-op, on West Broadway, over a five-year period while she was employed as a secretary and bookkeeper for the business, Det. 3 comments

  9. Fighting Cocks start spring practice MondayRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    With the 2014 season just over three months away, two of the biggest weeks for the Cocke County High School football team are upcoming.

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  10. May events beckon you outside and Quinton has more to say, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Dr. Bill Henry's wife, Mary Elizabeth, is the 10-years-younger sister to Quinton 'DQ' Parrott.

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  11. Torbush continues to prepare ETSU for football's rebirthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    New players? Signed some this class. Facilities? Not yet. Coaching staff? Somewhat.

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  12. Two injured in Highway 25/70 crashRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Two people were injured and transported by ambulance to Newport Medical Center following a two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 25/70, on Friday, April 25, the Newport Police Department reported.A third person was "possibly injured", but not transported to the hospital, Capt.

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  13. CCHS falls in extras to CherokeeRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    The Cocke County High School baseball team came narrowly close to earning a victory over vastly-improved Cherokee High School and their ace Ryan Gibson on Monday night.

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  14. Man's third meth lab foundRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Newport Police Department officers found a third meth lab "pot" with the illegal drug after they went to the residence of a couple who had been caught earlier with mobile meth labs in their vehicle.On Friday, April 18, at 3:15 a.m., NPD Patrolman Josh Holt had made a traffic stop on a Honda driven by Joshua Moore, of 519 Old Knoxville Highway, in ... (more) 2 comments

  15. Gas utility OK with $2 million spending to upgrade systemRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Jefferson Cocke County Utility District commissioners approved another year of growth and investment, as detailed in its 2015 fiscal year budget released in early spring.

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  16. Flowers and light frost paint brilliant image for EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    After a brief brush with patchy frost on Wednesday and Thursday mornings, the temperatures warmed up for our hometown on the eve of Easter but the apple crop escaped the worst.

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

    Apr 15, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    NEWPORTi 1 2The Cocke County High School Bandi 1 2s annual A Night of Fine Dining and Jazz is planned for 6 p.m. on April 28-29 at Carson Springs Baptist Conference Center.

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  18. Suspicious fire on Good Hope RoadRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Investigators with the Cocke County Sheriff's Office are looking into a suspicious fire that destroyed an older residence that had no water or electricity to it, on Friday, April 11, the CCSD reported.

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  19. Deck collapse injures two womenRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    Two women were injured when the residential 20-foot by 20-foot deck they were on collapsed beneath them and buried them, on Saturday, April 12, the Cocke County Fire Department reported.

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

    Apr 11, 2014 | Newport Plain Talk

    The first full month of spring is full of surprises so far as weather as we had a few cool mornings in our hometown but the apple blossoms have yet to appear and that reminds me if we might have some frosty morning weather later after the full moon on the 15th? You recall we completed a chat with Jim Carpenter, of Parrottsville, on Three War ... (more)

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