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  1. Santa Rosa names top choice for new tourism directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Santa Rosa County is close to finding its new tourism director. Julie Morgan, the current executive tourism director for Monroe County, Tennessee, has been named the top choice to fill the county's vacant tourism director position.

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  2. Magnitude 2.5 quake hits Monroe County, TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | WCYB

    The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred in Monroe County Saturday night. WATE-TV reports that the quake happened about three miles northeast of Sweetwater around 8 p.m. The USGS says earthquakes that are felt but too small to cause damage happen about once a year.

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  3. Trina WagnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Tellico Plains, and they're trying to track her down. If you have any information, you are asked to call the Monroe County Sheriff's Department at (423) 442-3911. A Sweetwater man was arrested after police said he gave his 15-year-old son alcohol ...

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  4. Monroe County asking public's help to find missing childMonroe County ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Monroe County asking public's help to find missing child Trina Wagner was first reported missing last Tuesday around 6 p.m, according to officials Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1utV43M The Monroe County Sheriff's Department wants the public's help to find a teenager who has been missing for several days. Trina Wagner was first reported missing last Tuesday around 6 p.m, according to Wes Martin with the Monroe County Sheriff's Department.

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  5. Magnitude 2.5 earthquake hits Monroe County Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... according to the teen's grandmother. An elderly woman was killed Saturday afternoon after crashing her car in Monroe County, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. An elderly woman was killed Saturday afternoon after crashing her car in Monroe ...

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  6. Small earthquake reported in SweetwaterRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Monroe County residents likely didn't feel it, but the U.S. Geological Survey said there was an earthquake Saturday night. The USGS reported a 2.5 Small earthquake reported in Sweetwater Monroe County residents likely didn't feel it, but the U.S. Geological Survey said there was an earthquake Saturday night.

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  7. Investiture Ceremony For Chief Justice Lee Held TodayRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... also thanked her family members in attendance, including her mother, Judy Lee, whose 38 years of work in the Monroe County Clerk and Master's office helped forge the path to Chief Justice Lee's distinguished legal career. Chief Justice is the third ...

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  8. Hundreds of grams of crystal meth found in Sweetwater homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Police Department Chief Eddie Byrum said recent legislation has made it more difficult to make meth in Monroe County. "The officers are finding fewer meth labs and one pot labs," said Chief Byrum in a release. "However, we are seeing more crystal ...

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  9. UT vs UF Blood Drive to kick off MondayRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... for, another battle is brewing. An elderly woman was killed Saturday afternoon after crashing her car in Monroe County, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. An elderly woman was killed Saturday afternoon after crashing her car in Monroe ...

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  10. Chattanooga PD works to improve Latino relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... for, another battle is brewing. An elderly woman was killed Saturday afternoon after crashing her car in Monroe County, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. An elderly woman was killed Saturday afternoon after crashing her car in Monroe ...

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  11. Elderly woman killed in Monroe County crashRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Middle School played Norris Middle School in Campbell County. Two separate traffic stops on Interstate 75 in Monroe County Tuesday resulted in the discovery of over $259,000 and a previously deported man who was wanted for rape in Oregon. Two ...

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  12. KPD: speed a factor in deadly Friday night crashRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Middle School played Norris Middle School in Campbell County. Two separate traffic stops on Interstate 75 in Monroe County Tuesday resulted in the discovery of over $259,000 and a previously deported man who was wanted for rape in Oregon. Two ...

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  13. When sinkholes open, they can swallow fortunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Middle School played Norris Middle School in Campbell County. Two separate traffic stops on Interstate 75 in Monroe County Tuesday resulted in the discovery of over $259,000 and a previously deported man who was wanted for rape in Oregon. Two ...

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  14. AARON v. AARONRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | FindLaw

    A 1. George Aaron appeals the Monroe County Chancery Court's denial of his request to reconsider the judgment of divorce, in which he was ordered to pay his former wife a monthly payment from his retirement account. Finding no error, we affirm.

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  15. Mustangs look for win at SequoyahRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... 43-27 in the season opener. While the score tells the overall story, some of the other numbers coming out of Monroe County last Friday are even more telling. The Chiefs racked up 390 rushing yards in 42 attempts, while holding Tellico to 128 yards ...

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  16. Randy White begins first term in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... sworn in Thursday night before a standing room only crowd. Previous story: Randy White sworn in as new Monroe County sheriff despite lawsuit Taking 53% of the vote, White beat out incumbent Sheriff Bill Bivens by more than 700 votes. Bivens filed a ...

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  17. New sheriff to take office as lawsuit looms CLEVELAND, Tenn. a " Randy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Randy White will take office as the new sheriff of Monroe County next week, but whether he will continue to serve won't be decided until a judge rules next month on a lawsuit disputing the August election.

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  18. Lady Mustangs battle back to tie EaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... 2-0-2 BEARETTES 6, LADYa SWILDCATS 1 Bradley Central got another win on the road, this time heading north to Monroe County to take on Sweetwater Thursday evening. The Bearettes were able to put away four goals in the first half, while allowing the ...

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  19. Judges, sheriffs to be sworn in this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Following the Bradley County event, judges in the circuit will also be sworn in at the McMinn County and Monroe County courthouses and the Polk County Justice Center. Among those taking oaths will be Sandra Donaghy, who won the seat in the 10th ...

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  20. Mustangs look for win at SequoyahRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... 43-27 in the season opener. While the score tells the overall story, some of the other numbers coming out of Monroe County last Friday are even more telling. The Chiefs racked up 390 rushing yards in 42 attempts, while holding Tellico to 128 yards ...

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