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

    Saturday Jan 24 | 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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  2. Lebanon man sentenced on federal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | 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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  3. Salvage principals face prison terms, $10.3 million restitution in asbestos caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | 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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  4. Woman accused of beating elderly relatives with skilletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | 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. 1 comment

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

    Saturday Jan 10 | 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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  6. Morristown residents report hearing, feeling loud boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. North Knoxville man charged with stealing ambulance from AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... was taken to the hospital Friday morning after a vehicle crashed into a mobile home on Norris Freeway. 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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  15. Knox County man charged with statutory rape by an authority figureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Hamblen County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating two robbery suspects who are considered armed and dangerous. The Hamblen County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating two robbery suspects who are considered armed and dangerous.

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  16. TVA president could earn more than $1M extraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Wilson, 25, is charged with 45 counts of criminal abuse first degree and assault fourth degree (child.) 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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  17. Footwear Operation Bringing Jobs to MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Daily News

    State officials say a tactical footwear manufacturer locating in Hamblen County is expected to create close to 200 jobs. Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty announced this week that Original Footwear will invest $10 million in a new manufacturing operation in Morristown that will employ 182 people.

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  18. Mother arrested after child was caught begging for fake field tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... the 23-year-old mother apparently gave them a false identity because a warrant was out for her arrest in Hamblen County, according to a Morristown police report. The teacher also told police that the 6-year-old fell off the monkey bars recently, and ...

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  19. Man charged with string of Hamblen County auto burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... arrested three people in connection with a Saturday night shooting in East Knox County. TALBOTT (WATE) - A Hamblen County man is facing several charges after deputies say he admitted to a string of car burglaries. Robert Larry Chappell, 27, was ...

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  20. Tennessee health profile - Hamblen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Hamblen County, Tennessee is an Upper East Tennessee county that is rich in history. Unusually, it is 78% urban, with its major cities being Morristown and White Pine.

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