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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Ordnance Disposal on Morrell Springs Road
Cocke County authorities Tuesday called on a Sevierville explosives unit after fireworks were found under the auto of a Morrell Springs Road man. Deputy Sgt. Brian Holt said Carl Gene Ramsey found four fireworks mortars under the gas tank of his vehicle at 10 am. The four mortars had been taped together and the wicks had been lit, however they went out before the mortars were ignited. The Sevierville EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) Interagency Team was called to the scene to dispose of the explosive device. There is a suspect in the incident.


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Saturday, November 18, 2017

  • Monica Denton heads back to prison
  • Tennessee jobless
  • Thanksgiving travel

    Friday, November 17, 2017

  • ACA enrollment
  • Cocke County Partnership meeting
  • Pridemore is being sought
  • Narcan program
  • Environmental standards are relaxed
  • Pro bono work in Tennessee
  • VietNow settlement
  • State jobless remains at record level
  • Major scam

    Thursday, November 16, 2017

  • Newport leaf truck
  • Animal shelter funding (Update)
  • Trousdale Prison issues
  • Thanksgiving travel
  • TVA finances and bonuses
  • Morriss and Nail Paradise

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017

  • Ebbs sentenced in 2016 death
  • Newport City Council
  • Electrical cord warning

    Tuesday, November 14, 2017

  • Cocke Finance Committee
  • Cocke County Circuit Court
  • James arrest
  • Newport animal shelter Update
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