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

    7 hrs ago | 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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  2. Morristown man charged with stealing thousands from solid waste authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Ronald L. Brady Jr., 49, faces one count of theft over $60,000. He was booked Wednesday into the Hamblen County Jail and was later freed on $100,000 bond, according to the TBI. An audit by the state Comptroller of the Treasury showed that Brady ...

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  3. Disabled Newport man being evicted from mobile home; owner says not his responsibility to fixRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The former director of the Hamblen County-Morristown Solid Waste System has been indicted for misappropriating funds from the solid waste au

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

    Monday Feb 23 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... at school campuses. Ice and snow may close schools across East Tennessee, but emergency calls don't stop for Hamblen County paramedics and sheriff's deputies. For paramedics in Hamblen County slowing down for bad roads makes it harder to deliver ...

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  5. Hamblen County schools out, rural roads still treacherousRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    For paramedics in Hamblen County slowing down for bad roads makes it harder to deliver prompt care to people in need. Hamblen County schools out, rural roads still treacherous For paramedics in Hamblen County slowing down for bad roads makes it harder to deliver prompt care to people in need.

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  6. Hamblen Co. man accused of stabbing, killing stepfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Early Friday morning Hamblen County deputies arrested a 22-year-old man accused of stabbing and killing his stepfather late Thursday night. Hamblen Co.

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  7. DOJ sentences employees of Tennessee salvage firm to prisonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    U.S. District Judge Ronnie Greer has sentenced five employees of A&E Salvage, Morristown, Tennessee, to prison terms ranging from six months to five year for conspiring to commit Clean Air Act offenses in connection with the illegal removal and disposal of asbestos-containing materials at the former Liberty Fibers Plant in Hamblen County, Tennessee. In announcing the sentencing, the Department of Justice reports that A&E Salvage had purchased the plant out of bankruptcy in order to salvage metals which remained in the plant after it ceased operations.

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  8. Lebanon man sentenced on federal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    U.S. District Judge Ronnie Greer sentenced five people, including a Lebanon man, to prison terms in federal court in Greeneville late Wednesday for conspiring to commit Clean Air Act offenses with the illegal removal and disposal of asbestos-containing materials at the former Liberty Fibers Plant in Hamblen County. A&E Salvage bought the plant out of bankruptcy to salvage metals, which remained in the plant after it ceased operations.

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  9. Lebanon man sentenced on federal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    U.S. District Judge Ronnie Greer sentenced five people, including a Lebanon man, to prison terms in federal court in Greeneville late Wednesday for conspiring to commit Clean Air Act offenses with the illegal removal and disposal of asbestos-containing materials at the former Liberty Fibers Plant in Hamblen County. A&E Salvage bought the plant out of bankruptcy to salvage metals, which remained in the plant after it ceased operations.

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  10. Salvage principals face prison terms, $10.3 million restitution in asbestos caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Five people who worked at or owned a salvage firm that removed salvageable metals from a defunct Hamblen County plant face prison terms and $10 Salvage principals face prison terms, $10.3 million restitution in asbestos case Five people who worked at or owned a salvage firm that removed salvageable metals from a defunct Hamblen County plant face prison terms and $10 Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1Jp31xC Five people who managed or owned a salvage firm that removed salvageable metals from a defunct Hamblen County plant face prison terms and $10 million in restitution for environmental crimes and negligence that likely exposed unwitting workers to asbestos, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.

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  11. Woman accused of beating elderly relatives with skilletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Woman accused of beating elderly relatives with skillet A Hamblen County woman is accused of hitting her elderly relatives with a skillet. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1BL8PTc Deputies said Kristi Ann Greene, 43, of Morristown was drunk she went over to her family's house and hit two of her relatives in their heads with a skillet. 2 comments

  12. Hamblen officials don't know what's causing mysterious boomsRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | WTVC

    Hamblen County officials are trying to determine the source of several mysterious loud booms heard near Morristown over the past two years. The latest occurred Tuesday morning.

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  13. Morristown residents report hearing, feeling loud boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Morristown residents report hearing, feeling loud boom The Hamblen County Emergency Management Agency is checking into a loud boom several people heard and felt Tuesday morning.

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  14. Hamblen Co. woman to serve 6 years in prison foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A judge sentenced a Hamblen County woman, accused of falsely reporting her income to get TennCare benefits, to serve six years in prison. Hamblen Co.

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  15. Preliminary hearing set for Hamblen robbery suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... at knifepoint. Bolden apparently cut the woman's arm, grabbed her purse and ran away. Two days later, Hamblen County deputies say Bolden and Long broke into a home on Spring Creek with a knife. When the homeowner refused to give the suspects any ...

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  16. Otics Usa, Inc. To Expand Tennessee OperationsRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... demand from their customers. OTICS USA's Morristown facility has undergone three expansions since locating in Hamblen County in 2001 and currently employs a workforce of more than 250. "I would like to thank the Sevier County Economic Development ...

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  17. Positively Schwall: Drugstore wrapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    There's a new eatery in Hamblen County... well, not exactly new. It used to be housed in a very old building in Dandridge.

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  18. Bonnie and Clyde house robbers on the run: Couple wanted for string ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Jonas Stanley Bolden, 23, of Bean Station, is accused of two especially aggravated armed robberies by Hamblen County Sheriff's Office Deceiving: Authorities are hunting Sarah Long too as part of a couple they consider armed and dangerous in two ...

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  19. Homeowners in Annadell Community want waterlines installedRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... offering her talents at low or no cost for families who are dealing with serious medical issues or death. The Hamblen County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating two robbery suspects who are considered armed and dangerous. The ...

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  20. Couple wanted in Hamblen Co. armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Couple wanted in Hamblen Co. armed robberies Hamblen County deputies said they need help locating two armed robbery suspects.

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