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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Judge candidates headed to Nashville
The three candidates for a vacant seat in the Fourth Judicial District are preparing for a trip to Nashville, and a meeting with Governor Bill Haslam. Judge Ben Hooper retired effective August 31, and a Trial Court Vacancy Commission recommended; Jeremy Ball,39, Dandridge, who is a native Cocke Countian and currently serves as an Assistant District Attorney General in Jefferson County. Carter Moore, 35, Cosby, is in private practice in Newport and also serves as County Attorney for Cocke County. And Melissa Moore, 43, Sevierville, is the Child Support Magistrate for the Fourth Judicial District. Carter Moore told the NewsSource on Monday that the governor will interview all of the candidates on Thursday and could make an appointment as soon as Friday. The appointee will serve until a general election next year.

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Monday, February 19, 2018

  • Slatery seeks execution for Sutton
  • New Yorkers arrested in Jefferson County
  • Carter death being investigated
  • Tennessee Senate action
  • US Senate race

    Saturday, February 17, 2018

  • Cocke schools talk safety
  • Pasports
  • Alexander on infrastructure

    Friday, February 16, 2018

  • Arrest made in "Kill list"
  • Newport animal shelter
  • Cocke candidates
  • Ronnie Davis obit
  • Pilot Flying J execs convicted
  • Senator Alexander on budget infrastructure plans

    Thursday, February 15, 2018

  • NU water leak
  • Faison files Fresh Start legislation
  • TVA spends on aircraft
  • Cocke Landfill Committee
  • Carson Springs home destroyed by fire

    Wednesday, February 14, 2018

  • Newport City Council talks property tax cut
  • More candidates qualify
  • Arwood/Prevost arrests
  • Cocke County Grand Jury returns indictments
  • Walters State enrollment is up
  • Trump wants to sell TVA

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