Monroe County Newswire

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  1. Former Loudon sheriff's candidate arrested on domestic violence chargeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Loudon County sheriff's deputies took James Edward Massengill, 64, Lenoir City, into custody about 2 p.m. on a Monroe County arrest warrant charging him with aggravated assault by domestic violence. According to an affidavit with the warrant, Monroe ...

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  2. Former Loudon sheriff's candidate arrested on domestic violence chargeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Loudon County sheriff's deputies took James Edward Massengill, 64, Lenoir City, into custody about 2 p.m. on a Monroe County arrest warrant charging him with domestic violence aggravated assault. According to an affidavit with the warrant, Monroe ...

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  3. Early morning earthquake rumbles Monroe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The U.S. Geological Survey confirmed the 2.6-magnitude earthquake happened at about 1:05 a.m. just a few miles southeast of Vonore. Its epicenter appeared to be near Old Citico Road next to Tellico Lake.

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  4. Crews working to repair early morning water main break on Neyland DriveRead the original story

    Monday | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... to the U.S. geological survey, a 2.6 magnitude earthquake was recorded around 1 a.m. near Vonore. That's in Monroe county. According to the U.S. geological survey, a 2.6 magnitude earthquake was recorded around 1 a.m. near Vonore. That's in Monroe ...

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  5. 2.6M earthquake shakes Vonore areaRead the original story

    Monday | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... According to the U.S. geological survey, a 2.6 magnitude earthquake was recorded near Vonore. That's in Monroe county. A viewer called in saying they felt the quake around 11 p.m. There's been no reports of any damage. Let us know if you felt the ...

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  6. State briefs: Man in wheelchair hit by van and killed; Nashville...Read the original story

    Monday | The Jackson Sun

    ... said Anderson used that money only to further her gambling addiction. MADISONVILLE (AP) - Authorities say a Monroe County house fire has killed an elderly woman and her son. According to WATE-TV, three fire departments in the county were ...

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  7. Monroe County Blaze Claims Lives Of Woman, SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | WTVF Nashville

    Three fire departments within the county were dispatched to the blaze in Madisonville around 9:30 a.m. on Sunday.

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  8. Cooking pan from Easter lunch sets fire to Oak Ridge apartmentRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    MADISONVILLE - Two individuals, a mother and son, lost their lives in a house fire Sunday morning in Monroe County.

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  9. Woman, son die in Madisonville blazeRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    MADISONVILLE, Tenn. - Authorities say a Monroe County house fire has claimed the lives of an elderly woman and her son.

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  10. Monroe County mother and son die in early-morning house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Two individuals, a mother and son, lost their lives in a house fire Sunday morning in Monroe County.

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  11. Federal authorities arrest Vonore man on mail fraud chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... officials said. Josh Ryan Morgan, 25, was charged with several counts as a result of an investigation by the Monroe County Sheriff's Office and the United States Postal Inspector, according to a sheriff's office news release. Authorities said the ...

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  12. Woman killed while crossing road in VonoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... SUV while crossing a Vonore street. Whitney B. Whitehead of Loudon was killed in the 8:55 p.m. Monday crash in Monroe County, according to Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Ryan Stoffle. Whitehead was crossing U.S. Highway 411 at the intersection ...

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  13. Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office employee charged with assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Monroe County deputy is accused of beating his girlfriend who works in the Roane County Sheriff's Office.

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  14. 6 On Your Side Answers: Not all pre-paid debit cards are created equalRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... sometime Tuesday night or early Wednesday in the parking lot of her North Knoxville apartment complex. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in finding a 16-year-old girl who went missing from her home. The Monroe County Sheriff's ...

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  15. Monroe County authorities looking for missing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Monroe County authorities are looking for a missing teenager who's been missing since earlier this week.

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  16. Tenn. Senate approves Haslam's school voucher billRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in finding a 16-year-old girl who went missing from her home.

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  17. Senate Agriculture Committee Passes Legislation To Preserve Nearly...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Forest. The new wilderness area would be the Upper Bald River Wilderness, which is more than 9,000 acres in Monroe County. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first Wilderness Act, which created wilderness areas and has since preserved more ...

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  18. Senate Agriculture Committee Passes Legislation To Preserve Nearly...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Forest. The new wilderness area would be the Upper Bald River Wilderness, which is more than 9,000 acres in Monroe County. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first Wilderness Act, which created wilderness areas and has since preserved more ...

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  19. Corker Praises Committee Passage Of Tennessee Wilderness ActRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Forest. The new wilderness area would be the Upper Bald River Wilderness, which is more than 9,000 acres in Monroe County. Creating and expanding these wilderness areas would have no effect on privately owned land. The legislation would preserve ...

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  20. Monroe County sheriff candidate's police work questionedRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    MADISONVILLE, Tenn. - A candidate for Monroe County sheriff has worked for the Vonore Police Department for more than three years, including one year full time, according to the police chief.

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