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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Lewis arrested on meth charges
An alleged methamphetamine dealer, indicted in April by a Cocke County Grand Jury, now is in custody. Edward Steven Lewis, 38, Lark Road, Newport was arrested by Newport police on a charge of Sale and Delivery Of Methamphetamine In A Drug Free Zone, Sale And Delivery Of Methamphetamine Over .5 Gram,two counts Sale And Delivery of Methamphetamine and Sale And Delivery Of A Counterfeit Controlled Substance.In addition Lewis was wanted on a Probation Violation. The suspect was named on the sealed presentment in April, on the charges filed by Drug Agent David Robertson of the Cocke County Sheriffs Department. The sale in a drug free zone allegedly took place near the Stokely Memorial Library in downtown Newport. Bond on the drug charges is set at $100,000, however Lewis is being held without bond on the Probation Violation.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

  • Cocke School Board
  • Jefferson City arrests
  • Smokies biodiversity
  • Campaign funding
  • Tennessee ranks poorly on home energy efficiency
  • Social Security and Medicaid

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018

  • Eternal Beverage project progresses
  • Arrington injured by train
  • Bobby Lovell has died
  • Early voting begins

    Monday, October 15, 2018

  • Cocke County IDB to meet
  • Stanley fatality
  • Worex crash/charge
  • Inmates charged
  • White cutting
  • Gubernatorial debate
  • Greene County fire fatalities

    Friday, October 12, 2018

  • Corker nominated for judgeship
  • CLB workshop
  • Bredesen in Newport
  • Wyse conviction
  • Pattottsville Heritage Days
  • Assad lawsuit

    Thursday, October 11, 2018

  • Cocke Public Safety Committee
  • More Tennessee adults in school
  • TVA cuts support for solar
  • Hurricane Michael

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