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  1. Tennessee health profile - Roane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Roane County , Tennessee is just west of Knoxville in East Tennessee. It was one of the first counties established and has a rich history.

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  2. Lawsuit filed in coal ash cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A $10 million lawsuit filed in Roane County Circuit Court claims a worker contracted leukemia due to his work cleaning up the 2008 coal ash spill. The lawsuit comes six years after the spill and barely a week after the federal government put in place the first-ever federal standards for the storage of ash from coal-fired power plants, regulating the waste as household garbage instead of as a hazardous material.

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  3. Rockwood Christmas Home Tour 2014Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  4. 2014 Oliver Springs Christmas ParadeRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  5. Two talk about helping rescue man trapped in a trenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... and Health Administration said it could take four to six weeks to complete. Friday, emergency crews rushed to a Roane County construction site just outside Harriman where a utility worker for Danson Construction (Sparta, TN) was trapped in a trench. ...

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  6. Tenn. Man Trapped in Trench for HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | FireHouse.com

    ... taken by ambulance to the Midtown helipad and flown to the University of Tennessee Medical Center. According to Roane County Emergency Services Director Scott Stout, workers for the Danson Construction Co. of Sparta, Tenn., were installing a sewer ...

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  7. Firefighter explains trench collapse dangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... of Friday night, following a trench collapse earlier in the day. The incident happened around noon Friday at a Roane County construction site, near Harriman, where crews were installing sewer lines. One worker became stuck up to his chest in dirt ...

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  8. FebruaryRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  9. Worker trapped after trench collapse in Roane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Worker trapped after trench collapse in Roane County Rescue crews are working a trench collapse in Roane County. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1DnXXfn The incident happened at 116 Moses Lane near Harriman at noon.

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  10. Rescue crews work trench collapse in Roane Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Rescue crews work trench collapse in Roane Co. Rescue crews are working a trench collapse in Roane County.

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  11. Worker trapped in Harriman trench collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    According to an emergency dispatcher, the collapse of a sewer line at 116 Moses Lane was reported at 12:10 p.m. The Roane County Sheriff's Office requested the aid of the Knoxville Volunteer Emergency Rescue Squad, which has a highly trained trench collapse team with specialized equipment.

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  12. Harriman woman recalls night of deadly Roane Co. car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A driver involved in the deadly wreck in Roane County this week is sharing more about that fateful night.

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  13. 2014 Harriman Christmas ParadeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  14. 2014 Kingston Christmas ParadeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  15. Multi-vehicle crash kills two in Roane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Multi-vehicle crash kills two in Roane County A multi-vehicle crash in Roane County killed two people Tuesday night. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1D7bvM7 It happened on Highway 27 near Eagle Furnace Road.

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  16. Roane County commission to vote on fee for sex offenders for notification systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    KINGSTON - Roane County Sheriff Jack Stockton said he's concerned about sex offenders living in the county and wants a system put in place to notify residents when a registered sex offender moves nearby. Roane County commissioners will vote Monday evening on a resolution on whether to allow the sheriff's office to start collecting a $50 yearly fee from each registered sex offender in the county to pay for a notification system.

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Primary. Days after tragedy hit the school, students at Berean Christian School wanted to show their support. Roane County Sheriff Jack Stockton said he's concerned about sex offenders living in the county and wants a system put in place to notify ...

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  18. sex offenders to pay more in Roane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Roane County Commissioners are expected to vote Monday night on whether to charge the area's sex offenders and additional $50 / Update: sex offenders to pay more in Roane County Roane County Commissioners are expected to vote Monday night on whether to charge the area's sex offenders and additional $50 / Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1A9dZ6K UPDATE: Roane County commissioners voted unanimously to pass the proposal that will require sex offenders to pay an additional $50 each year. Roane County commissioners are expected to vote Monday night on whether to charge the area's sex offenders an additional $50 per year.

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  19. Fans excited that UT football team is headed to a bowl game after four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Primary. Days after tragedy hit the school, students at Berean Christian School wanted to show their support. Roane County Sheriff Jack Stockton said he's concerned about sex offenders living in the county and wants a system put in place to notify ...

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  20. Live show from Nashville to be on Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Primary. Days after tragedy hit the school, students at Berean Christian School wanted to show their support. Roane County Sheriff Jack Stockton said he's concerned about sex offenders living in the county and wants a system put in place to notify ...

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