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  1. $250K bond returned to parents of Roane County murder suspect's family, victim's mother upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... accused of taking his mother's rental car from her home near Nashville Monday night has been found unharmed in Union County along with a girl from Knoxville. A 12-year-old boy accused of taking his mother's rental car from her home near Nashville ...

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  2. Canadian mounties helping search for missing woman in Knox CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... accused of taking his mother's rental car from her home near Nashville Monday night has been found unharmed in Union County along with a girl from Knoxville. A 12-year-old boy accused of taking his mother's rental car from her home near Nashville ...

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  3. UT students protest Ferguson decision, block trafficRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... accused of taking his mother's rental car from her home near Nashville Monday night has been found unharmed in Union County along with a girl from Knoxville. A 12-year-old boy accused of taking his mother's rental car from her home near Nashville ...

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  4. 12-year-old runaway accused of stealing mother's car in Nashville found in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A 12-year-old boy accused of taking his mother's rental car from her home near Nashville Monday night has been found unharmed in Union County along with a girl from Nashville. A front will remain draped across the Plateau today keeping the mild air to the east across our area and the colder air to the west across Middle Tennessee.

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  5. 12-year-old who took mother's car found safe in Union Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 12-year-old boy who took his mother's car in Middle Tennessee was found safe in Union County Tuesday morning. 12-year-old who took mother's car found safe in Union Co.

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  6. A Union County man has died from his injuries after being struck by a car Friday afternoon.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... dental, and vision care thanks to Remote Area Medical and Volunteer Ministry Center. MAYNARDVILLE (WATE) - A Union County man has died from injuries he sustained after being struck by a car Friday afternoon. According to the Tennessee Highway ...

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  7. Former Catholic basketball coach Shoffner diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A native of Sharps Chapel in Union County, Mr. Shoffner began teaching and coaching basketball shortly after graduating from Horace Maynard High School in 1949. He first coached at his alma mater from 1953 to 1954, the same year he obtained an undergraduate degree from East Tennessee State University in health, education and science.

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  8. Tree trimmer employee taken to hospital after truck overturns in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Officials say ABC Professional Tree Services was doing contract work for the Knoxville Utilities Board around power lines on Raccoon Valley Road when the driver attempted to move the truck with the boom in the air.

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  9. Vet's grave marker returned to rightful placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... where it should, thanks to two East Tennessee veterans. Bill Rollins is commander of the American Legion in Union County. He spent the last five years tracking down the proper resting place for a white gravestone. It's unclear how it ended up at a ...

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  10. The Daily Plan-It: Wine on the Water, Union County Heritage Festival, ...Read the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... Tickets are $20-$40. Buy them here . 18+ only. SATURDAY Celebrate in the "cradle of country music" at the Union County Heritage Festival at Wilson Park in Maynardville. It's free to attend and kicks off at 10 a.m.! More info here. Have some ...

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  11. Tennessee Supreme Court Delays Irick ExecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    ... cheduled for Feb. 10, when Stephen West is to be put to death for the rape, kidnapping, torture and murder of a Union County woman her 15-year-old daughter.

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  12. Tennessee Virtual Academy's future still uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee Virtual Academy's future still uncertain Leaders at Tennessee Virtual Academy say they are working hard to improve test scores at the school. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1ulzhLB Union County Director of Schools Dr. James Carter says he has seen the first round of progress reports and scores and says students "are working really hard."

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  13. McCOY v. STATERead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... John R. Henry, Jr ., attorneys for appellee. A 1. James McCoy appeals his convictions and sentences in the Union County Circuit Court for two counts of armed robbery. McCoy's appellate counsel argues that McCoy's sentences are excessive and the ...

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  14. Bradley County EMS Representatives Go To Washington D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    Pictured from left to right are: Ricky Slack, EMS Director Smith County EMS; Andrew Reed, EMS Director Union County EMS; Congressman Fleischmann; Stan Clark, Public Relations Bradley County EMS; Keith Douglas, EMS Director Sumner County EMS.

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  15. Wage theft and the American workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... son of a dirt farmer and carpenter, landed a job hauling oil for one of the 90 or so operators exploiting the Union County fields. It was a sunup-sundown job for a few furious months but my father and the other two or three haulers never got a ...

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  16. Union County sheriff discusses new appointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Union County sheriff discusses new appointments There are 7 newly appointed people working in the Union County Sheriff's Office.

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  17. Underage drinking party busted in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... increasing our chances of showers and scattered t-storms, especially during the afternoon. According to the Union County Sheriff's Department, a call came in just after 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning about a possible underage drinking party at Red Gate ...

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  18. THP holding no refusal checkpoints over Labor Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... warrants for blood samples if they suspect a driver is impaired. THP will conduct "no refusal" checkpoints in Union County, Hamilton and Marion, Montgomery, Shelby, Hawkins, Smith, Maury, and Hardin County. Troopers will also hold other checkpoints ...

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  19. Former NFL player who lost life rescuing boys honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... her East Tennessee hometown is coming together in hopes of getting a new lead in the case. Authorities in Union County say a 40-year-old Memphis, Tennessee, man has been arrested in connection with a carjacking attempt at a convenience store. ...

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  20. Knoxville church hosts block party to celebrate new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... her East Tennessee hometown is coming together in hopes of getting a new lead in the case. Authorities in Union County say a 40-year-old Memphis, Tennessee, man has been arrested in connection with a carjacking attempt at a convenience store. ...

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