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  1. CAK girls find plenty of power after delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... halftime lead. Scott's Jessica Edwards led all scorers with 28 points. Gatlinburg-Pittman (20-7) will take on Union County at Fulton on Wednesday at 4 p.m. Grainger 61, Happy Valley 44: Blake Lamb scored 19 points, and Karli Combs added 12 as the ...

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  2. Overturned garbage truck blocks section of Maynardville Hwy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1EoHST9 Crews shut down part of Maynardville Highway in Union County Wednesday morning because of a crash during winter weather involving a garbage truck. Troopers on the scene told 10News a truck ...

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  3. Section of Maynardville Hwy. shut down in UnionaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Sharps Chapel, on the north side of Seymour ridge. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1EoHST9 Union County dispatch said a garbage truck has turned over and lots of tractor trailers have crashed on this section of highway. WBIR has ... 1 comment

  4. Time for Tennessee Virtual Academy to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Clarksville Online

    ... and offer all classes on-line. Immediately upon passage of the law, the company K12, Inc. contracted with the Union County Tennessee School District to set up the juggernaut now known as the Tennessee Virtual Academy, serving students in ...

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  5. Jackson, Duggins are players of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Jackson averaged 33 points in wins over Gatlinburg-Pittman and Union County last week, including 46 against the Patriots in roughly three quarters. Jackson's point total was eight points shy of Carter's single-game record - set the week prior by teamamte Jordan Bowden - but it was still enough for Jackson to be the final pros' pick as boys basketball player of the week for the 2014-15 season.

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  6. Late artist's historic North Knoxville home being renovatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... home. "It was Lloyd Branson, who was one of our most prominent painters." Born in 1853 in what is now part of Union County, Branson moved to Knoxville as a boy. From the start his artistic talent drew praise. As a student in the 1870s he attended ...

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  7. Man arrested for two Knox County armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... ounter by threatening the clerk with a gun. Davis is also a suspect in several other robberies in Knoxville and Union County. He is facing federal Hobbs Act charges in connection with these robberies.

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  8. Drivers, watch out for black ice on roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... overnight, drivers need to be cautious on the roads Friday morning. A light layer of snow coated the ground in Union County Thursday night, and even though it wasn't sticking, drivers said it make the roads wet and slick. However, the biggest safety ...

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  9. Civil War sesquicentennial helps preservation projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... approaching, East Tennesseans are working together to ensure war records are preserved. Emily Stroud explains. Union County - The sesquicentennial of the Civil War has been an opportunity to focus on that time in our country's history. That ...

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  10. Union County Hog Club members raise livestock to showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... farmer coaches 4-H members on how to raise hogs. The students show the animals at competitions then sell them. Union County Hog Club members raise livestock to show A local farmer coaches 4-H members on how to raise hogs. The students show the ...

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  11. $250K bond returned to parents of Roane County murder suspect's family, victim's mother upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | 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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  12. Canadian mounties helping search for missing woman in Knox CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | 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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  13. UT students protest Ferguson decision, block trafficRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | 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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  14. 12-year-old runaway accused of stealing mother's car in Nashville found in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | 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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  15. 12-year-old who took mother's car found safe in Union Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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