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  1. Sheriff candidate can serve if elected despite recent setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Monroe County sheriff's candidate, Randy White, can hold the office if he's elected on August 7th, even though the state said it should not have ever Sheriff candidate can serve if elected despite recent setback Monroe County sheriff's candidate, Randy White, can hold the office if he's elected on August 7th, even though the state said it should ... (more)

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  2. Mrs. Blanche Norwood Tilley: ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Fetch Your News

    Born on July 4th, 1922 in Monroe County, TN, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Julia Burchfield Norwood.

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  3. Escaped Monroe County inmates capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | WCYB

    Authorities have captured one of two Monroe County Jail inmates who escaped from work detail last week.

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  4. Festival named for moonshiner Popcorn Sutton kicks off in Cocke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... hunger. The Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission has rescinded the certification for Monroe County sheriff candidate Randy White to appear on the ballot. The Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission has ...

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  5. Authorities arrest inmate one week after escape One of two Monore...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... inmates who walked away from a work detail on July 18 was arrested Friday, officials said. At about 2:30 p.m., Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies and Madisonville Police Department officers arrested Ricky Burnett, according to a news release. ...

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  6. POST: Monroe sheriff candidate not eligible for officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    POST: Monroe sheriff candidate not eligible for office Randy White is running against current Sheriff Bill Bivens, but an investigation shows he does not meet the requirements Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1rFWr1D No matter what the voters of Monroe County decide at the polls next month, one candidate for sheriff is not ... (more)

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  7. Grainger County Tomato Festival helps the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... hunger. The Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission has rescinded the certification for Monroe County sheriff candidate Randy White to appear on the ballot. The Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission has ...

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  8. Monroe County sheriff candidate investigatedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Randy White, Republican candidate for sheriff in Monroe County, Tenn., could face charges after a POST Commission ruling that he didn't meet requirements for police certification.

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  9. Certification rescinded for Monroe County sheriff candidate to appear on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... being asked to report to health officials and show how they plan to correct repeated health violations. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says Ricky Burnette was arrested around 2:30 p.m. Friday in the Madisonville area. He was then returned to the ... 2 comments

  10. One of two missing Monroe County inmates recapturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... in connection with several car burglaries that happened in Loudon and surrounding counties last weekend. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says Ricky Burnette was arrested around 2:30 p.m. in the Madisonville area. He was then returned to the ...

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  11. Attorney rejects POST Commission ruling on candidate clientRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Monroe County sheriff's candidate Randy White is still certified as a police officer and will be on the Aug. 7 ballot, according to his attorney.

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  12. Monroe County sheriff candidate not qualified for certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    NASHVILLE - Monroe County candidate for sheriff Randy White did not meet the requirements for police officer certification, the Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission voted unanimously Friday.

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  13. 2 Monroe County inmates steal truck, escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | WCYB

    Authorities say two Monroe County jail inmates stole a vehicle and escaped from a work detail.

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  14. Monroe County inmates escape from work detailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Two Monroe County, Tenn., inmates escaped Thursday afternoon in a vehicle stolen from the site where they worked as trusties.

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  15. Commission: Monroe sheriff's candidate not certified as officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Monroe County candidate for sheriff Randy White did not meet the requirements for police officer certification, the Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission voted unanimously Friday. 11 comments

  16. 2 Monroe County inmates escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Two Monroe County, Tenn., inmates escaped Thursday afternoon in a vehicle stolen from the site where they worked as trusties.

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  17. Sheriff: Two Monroe inmates missing after stealing vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Two Monroe County jail inmates are missing after stealing a vehicle while working as trustees at a local convenience center, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. Monroe County deputies search for missing inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... of the event, which will be emceed by 6 Storm Team Chief Meteorologist Matt Hinkin. MADISONVILLE (WATE) - The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is searching for two state inmates who allegedly stole a vehicle and escaped during an off site trustee ...

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  19. East Tennessee Mother First To Face Charges Under New Drug LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | WTVF Nashville

    ... for expecting mothers to use drugs. Mallory Loyola, of Madisonville, was charged with simple assault after the Monroe County Sheriff's Office said both she and her newborn daughter tested positive for meth. The baby was born on Sunday, July 6 at the ...

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  20. Attorney to appeal 12-year sentence in meth caseAttorney to appeal...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... secure guilty pleas from her co-defendants, her sentence was reduced. Weld's sentencing comes a week after a Monroe County woman became the first arrested under a new state law allowing the prosecution of mothers who give birth to babies who test ...

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