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  1. Newport cop faces federal judge on drug charges Newport police...Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Detective Capt. Roger Lynn Shults, 54, the older brother of Chief Maurice Shults, also was indicated by a Cocke County grand jury Wednesday. Shults was indicted on four counts of official misconduct and one count of conspiracy to commit money ...

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  2. Former FBI agent recalls Cocke County corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Former FBI agent recalls Cocke County corruption A recent Newport investigation involving police corruption is bringing back old memories for an FBI agent.

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  3. 10 About Town 7/24 - 7/27Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... throughout the event. Doors open at 10:00 am. The 5th Annual Popcorn Sutton Memorial Jam will take place at the Cocke County Fairgrounds. Over 20 bands will be playing starting Friday and running through Sunday. It's time for the Grainger County ...

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  4. Newport police captain charged in drug conspiracy in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Newport police captain charged in drug conspiracy in court The first of four suspects accused in a drug conspiracy case in Cocke County appeared in federal court Thursday.

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  5. Tennessee man charged with 2004 slayingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WTVF Nashville

    TV in Knoxville reported that Cocke County deputies arrested 60-year-old Boyd James on Wednesday.

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  6. 2 Police Captains, 2 Others Charged In East TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTVF Nashville

    A Cocke County grand jury has charged two Newport Police Department captains and two other people with selling stolen goods and prescription pills.

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  7. Two Newport cops indicted in drug conspiracy Two Newport police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... brother of Newport Police Chief Maurice Shults, also is named in the indictment returned by a special-called Cocke County grand jury Wednesday. "The conduct giving rise to these charges is an embarrassment to the city of Newport, to Cocke County and ...

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  8. Two police captains among those charged in TBI misconduct caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... with the operation, and the Holts' son, Kenneth Trece Myers, was also involved. On Wednesday, a special Cocke County grand jury returned indictments for all four individuals, charging 59-year-old James Holt with 10 counts of official misconduct, ...

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  9. Cocke County man indicted in 2004 homicide case A Cocke County man...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A Cocke County man has been indicted on charges of killing his neighbor in a 10-year-old homicide case, prosecutors said Wednesday.

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  10. Little Known Facts about Popcorn SuttonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Tennessee and North Carolina. Sutton designed the stills in the Popcorn Sutton Distillery now up and running in Cocke County. His entrusted his famous "recipe" with a young man from California named Jamey Grosser who began producing legal moonshine ...

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  11. Man charged with killing neighbor in 10-year-old cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Cocke County man is now charged with killing his neighbor more than ten years ago.

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  12. Popcorn Sutton's widow talks about memorial jamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Pam Sutton, widow of famed moonshiner Popcorn Sutton, discusses the memorial jam event in his July 25-27 Cocke County Fairgrounds (112 Fairgrounds Circle) 112 Fairgrounds Circle $5 per person She was married to one of the most colorful characters ...

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  13. Elderly veteran arrested for asking gov't officials to speak louderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Russia Taday

    ... Sun describes as the owner of the popular CJ Papadops restaurant at Bybee and a well known figure in both Cocke County and western Greene County, stood up and said, "Would y'all speak up until the whole audience can hear you?" Police, who were on ...

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  14. Tenn. gets high marks in child welfare reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... listeria contamination. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it is investigating allegations that the Cocke County highway superintendent told employees to use public funds for private projects. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it is ...

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  15. 6 On Your Side Answers: Are debt settlement services a good choice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... listeria contamination. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it is investigating allegations that the Cocke County highway superintendent told employees to use public funds for private projects. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it is ...

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  16. TBI launches probe of Cocke County Highway Dept.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Allegations of criminal conduct at the Cocke County Highway Department have led to an investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

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  17. 76-year-old speaks out about arrest last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WCYB

    ... say he disrupted a public meeting in Greeneville last week was in court today. Police say Eddie Overholt, of Cocke County, disrupted a public meeting of the Industrial Development Board. Members were discussing a controversial water line that would ...

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Clinton Highway in Powell. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it is investigating allegations that the Cocke County highway superintendent told employees to use public funds for private projects. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it ...

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  19. TBI investigating allegations Cocke County highway superintendent misused public fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it is investigating allegations that the Cocke County highway superintendent told employees to use public funds for private projects. 3 comments

  20. Memorial service held on 50th anniversary of crashRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | WTVF Nashville

    A memorial service has been held to honor 39 people who died 50 years ago when a plane went down in Cocke County.

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