Knox County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. FBI: Knox deputies were providing protection for illegal gambling ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    KNOXVILLE - Federal authorities on Wednesday unsealed a plea agreement with a Knox County Sheriff's Office deputy who confessed he and at least five other local law enforcement officers were providing protection for an illegal gambling ring.

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  2. Homeless man accused of breaking into Knoxville home, passing out in bedroomRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A former Knox County sheriff's deputy pleaded guilty to extortion charges Wednesday after being accused of using his sheriff's office vehicle to transport money to and from a high stakes poker game in exchange for payment. A former Knox County sheriff's deputy pleaded guilty to extortion charges Wednesday after being accused of using his sheriff's office vehicle to transport money to and from a high stakes poker game in exchange for payment.

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  3. FBI gambling sting nabs KCSO officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Federal authorities on Wednesday unsealed a plea agreement with a Knox County Sheriff's Office deputy who confessed he and at least five other local law enforcement officers were providing protection for an illegal gambling ring. The plea agreement, unsealed in U.S. District Court, charges Deputy Robbie Flood with a violation of the federal Hobbs Act.

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  4. Amendment 1 Passes, Lays Groundwork for Legislative SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    ... voters. The three other major urban areas were much more split, with 52 percent voting against the amendment in Knox County along with 51 percent in Chattanooga's Hamilton County. Montgomery County, the home of Clarksville, narrowly favored of the ...

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  5. 6 News reporter Stephanie Beecken interviews GMA's Ginger Zee about CMAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... newspaper at the University of Tennessee of violating his first amendment rights because of a Facebook post. A Knox County bridge is being dedicated to a Tennessee Army National Guard pilot who was killed in a helicopter crash in 2011. A Knox County ...

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  6. Bridge to be dedicated to National GuardsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WCYB

    A Knox County bridge is being dedicated to a Tennessee Army National Guard pilot who was killed in a helicopter crash in 2011. The bridge to be dedicated to Chief Warrant Officer 4 Daniel Cole is located at the intersection of Interstate 240 and Westland Drive in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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  7. What's the beef with KCS Superintendent Jim McIntyre?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    What's the beef with KCS Superintendent Jim McIntyre? Knox County Schools superintendent Jim McIntyre has become a polarizing political figure. But how did these feuds start? Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1qoKp8c Nov 14, 2014: Knox County Schools superintendent Jim McIntyre has become a polarizing political figure who takes constant criticism, despite improved academic performance by the school system.

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  8. All four Tenn. Constitutional Amendments passRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... facing Democratic candidate Cheri Siler in the race for State Senate District 7, Stacey Campfield's former seat. Knox County deputies are asking for help in finding a man suspected of breaking into an apartment early Sunday morning. Knox County ...

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  9. Tracie Sanger will join Knox Co. School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... and the one that turned the tables on McIntyre's seemingly tight control of the board, however, came from the Knox County Commission, which has rarely seen eye-to-eye with school leaders in the past couple of years. The commission in late August ...

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  10. Abortion amendment and other 3 all passRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Amendment 1 opponents cheer after winning the vote in Knox County at the Democratic Party's gathering at the Southern Depot on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 in Knoxville.

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  11. Tracie Sanger wins Knox County School Board raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... facing Democratic candidate Cheri Siler in the race for State Senate District 7, Stacey Campfield's former seat. Knox County deputies are asking for help in finding a man suspected of breaking into an apartment early Sunday morning. Knox County ...

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  12. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... of likely voters planned to cast their ballots for Haslam. Only 18 percent said they would vote for Brown. Knox County deputies are asking for help in finding a man suspected of breaking into an apartment early Sunday morning. Knox County deputies ...

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  13. Wine Referendum MapRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... to the Knoxville City Charter that pertain to pension changes. Thursday was a busy day for precincts across Knox County, as thousands of voters stop by for a final chance to cast their ballot during early voting this election. Thursday was a busy ...

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  14. Liquor on the ballot in 9 East Tenn. citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... on liquor laws. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1qnMlOb The county and Farragut owes the Knox County school system more than $1 million in revenues collected from a mixed drink tax. The wine in grocery stores issue is getting a ...

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  15. Knox County deputies looking for aggravated burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... of likely voters planned to cast their ballots for Haslam. Only 18 percent said they would vote for Brown. Knox County deputies are asking for help in finding a man suspected of breaking into an apartment early Sunday morning. Knox County deputies ...

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  16. Alcoa officials warn of possible door-to-door solicitation scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Board is reminding customers as the holidays approach to be aware of utility scams and not to fall for them. The Knox County Board of Education has decided to stop using a standardized test to chart the achievement of students in first and second ...

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  17. KUB warns of scams as holidays approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Board is reminding customers as the holidays approach to be aware of utility scams and not to fall for them. The Knox County Board of Education has decided to stop using a standardized test to chart the achievement of students in first and second ...

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  18. Clearing up confusion over Amendment 1, governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... also a rumor that if you didn't vote in the governor's race, your votes on any of the amendments wouldn't count. Knox County administrator of elections Cliff Rodgers said that's not true: every vote counts even if you opt out of voting in the ...

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  19. Knox County Schools employee fired for misuse of a school system credit cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... marijuana in his apartment in Murfreesboro told police he was Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington. The Knox County Schools' Human Resources Department is investigating Roger Underwood, who had been employed as an accounts payable ...

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  20. 6 On Your Side Answers: Am I responsible for the debt if I co-sign a credit card?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Shelter is back open after workers shut it down nearly two weeks ago following a canine distemper outbreak. Knox County Schools Superintendent Dr. Jim McIntyre says the school system is ending the administration of the SAT-10 standardized test to ...

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