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  1. Preservationists release list of endangered propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... country and the Tanner School is one of only a handful of such schools in East Tennessee. Morristown College (Hamblen County) was founded in 1881 by the National Freedman's Aid Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church. The Historic Dandridge School ...

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  2. Transportation Coalition Of Tennessee Gives Statement On TDOT's 3-Year Transportation ProgramRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... "The two new projects identified in the plan are the paving required to complete the construction of SR 66 in Hamblen County, and right-of-way acquisition for a portion of SR 13 in Montgomery County to support the future Hankook Tire Company. "While ...

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  3. Tennessee releases transportation improvement plan for 2016-2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | CE News

    ... two projects added to the 2016 building program include the paving to complete the construction of SR 66 in Hamblen County and funds for Right of Way acquisition for a section of SR 13 in Montgomery County for improvements related to the future ...

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  4. $1.2 billion budgeted for Tennessee infrastructure investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... out of Washington." The two new projects added in 2016 include completing construction of State Route 66 in Hamblen County and State Route 13 in Montgomery County for improvements related to the future of Hancook Tire Company's manufacturing ...

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  5. Ex-instructor at local community college arrested for statutory rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Ex-instructor at local community college arrested for statutory rape Hamblen County deputies arrested a former English instructor at Walters State Community College for aggravated statutory rape. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1FxMjfG According to a Hamblen County Sheriff's Office release, David Alexander Adams III, 42, of Morristown picked up a 14-year-old girl in Cocke County and drove her to his home where he apparently attacked her.

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  6. Animal shelter board members concerned about where dogs are going in Morristown hoarding caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... is part of the shelter's responsibilities. Thirteen of the dogs in this case will go up for adoption in Hamblen County once they pass their health check. The MHHS board members are meeting Monday night The Morristown Hamblen Humane Society's ...

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  7. Morristown man charged with plot to kill his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 33-year-old Morristown man faces charges of conspiracy to commit murder in connection with a plot he hatched to kill his ex-wife, Morristown man charged with plot to kill his wife - A 33-year-old Morristown man faces charges of conspiracy to commit murder in connection with a plot he hatched to kill his ex-wife, Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1ChtjRy - A 33-year-old Morristown man faces a charge of conspiracy to commit murder in connection with a plot he hatched to kill his ex-wife, authorities allege. Thomas Michael Smith was being held in the Washington County Jail as a federal detainee, according to Hamblen County authorities.

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  8. Morristown man accused of trying to hire someone to kill his ex-wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Jail on federal charges. Smith was arrested Thursday at the Days inn on East Andrew Johnson Highway. The Hamblen County Sheriff's Office says he was upset with his ex-wife and was willing to pay several thousand dollars to have her killed. Deputies ... 24 comments

  9. Man accused of trying to hire person to murder ex-wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Man accused of trying to hire person to murder ex-wife Deputies arrested a Hamblen County man accused of trying to hire a person to murder his ex-wife. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1CgKItC Authorities arrested Thomas Michael Smith, 33, of Morristown at the Days Inn on East Andrew Highway on Thursday and charged him with conspiracy to commit murder.

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  10. Sheriff: Mother orders inmate son to beat another prisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Hamblen County Jail inmate told officials that he was carrying out his mother's orders when he, along with two other prisoners, attacked the man accused of stabbing his mother's boyfriend. Sheriff: Mother orders inmate son to beat another prisoner A Hamblen County Jail inmate told officials that he was carrying out his mother's orders when he, along with two other prisoners, attacked the man accused of stabbing his mother's boyfriend.

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  11. Sheriff: Inmate beat another because mom told him toRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Three inmates are accused of being another prisoner, because his mother told one of them to do it. According to the Hamblen County Sheriff's Sheriff: Inmate beat another because mom told him to Three inmates are accused of being another prisoner, because his mother told one of them to do it. 11 comments

  12. Man found stabbed eight times during Morristown traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Man found stabbed eight times during Morristown traffic stop Officers found George "Brock" Hance with eight stab wounds during a traffic stop by Morristown police. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1Cf6mQa Officers say they found George "Brock" Hance, 52, of Hamblen County with eight stab wounds during a traffic stop in Morristown Saturday night.

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  13. Mother of alleged car thief, fugitive facesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Just days after a Hamblen County man was arrested and accused of stealing multiple cars and trying to outrun police, now his mother faces charges. Mother of alleged car thief, fugitive faces charges of her own Just days after a Hamblen County man was arrested and accused of stealing multiple cars and trying to outrun police, now his mother faces charges.

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  14. Vehicle theft suspect argues - Grand Theft Auto' defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WWLP

    The attorney for a Hamblen County man arrested over the weekend in Dandridge for several vehicle thefts and arson asked for a mental evaluation for his client Thursday morning saying he had been awake for 12 straight days and was trying to experience the video game "Grand Theft Auto" in real life. Joshua Cooper, 27, appeared in court Thursday morning for a preliminary hearing where public defender Russell Veldman claimed his client had been awake for 12 days prior to the weekend's incidents and asked for the hearing to be reset so Cooper could undergo a mental evaluation.

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  15. Suspect arrested after wild 4-day Tennessee crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... car crashes during his alleged four-day crime spree. Here, officials say Cooper crashed a truck on top of a Hamblen County Sheriff's cruiser. Police officers laid out spike strips to disable the stolen vehicle, which ended in Cooper allegedly ...

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  16. What you need to know MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Since Thursday, Joshua Wayne Cooper stole vehicles and committed arson in several counties, according to the Hamblen County Sheriff's Department. However the crime spree came to an end at midnight Monday. According to deputies, Cooper stole a ...

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  17. Officials arrested wanted man after days-long crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Since Thursday, Joshua Wayne Cooper stole vehicles and committed arson in several counties, according to the Hamblen County Sheriff's Department. However the crime spree came to an end at midnight Monday. According to deputies, Cooper stole a ...

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  18. Man on the run after escaping authorities following a crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Authorities announced Saturday afternoon that they've tracked a wanted man to Greene County after a crime spree throughout several East Man on the run after escaping authorities following a crime spree Authorities announced Saturday afternoon that they've tracked a wanted man to Greene County after a crime spree throughout several East Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1b9HE9J Authorities announced Saturday afternoon that they've tracked a wanted man to Greene County after a crime spree throughout several East Tennessee counties. Since Thursday, Joshua Cooper has stolen vehicles and committed arson in several counties, according to the Hamblen County Sheriff's Department.

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  19. Former Hamblen official accused of stealing more than $200KRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | WTVC

    The former director of the Hamblen County-Morristown Solid Waste System is accused of stealing more than $200,000 from the agency. According to a news release from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Ronald L. Brady Jr. was indicted Monday for theft.

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  20. TBI: Employee stole from Humane SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 40-year-old Whitesburg man is accused of stealing from the Morristown-Hamblen Humane Society, where he worked. A Hamblen County grand jury returned TBI: Employee stole from Humane Society A 40-year-old Whitesburg man is accused of stealing from the Morristown-Hamblen Humane Society, where he worked.

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