Thursday, May 16, 2019

Roberts arrest
A Hamblen County woman was arrested by Newport police on Wednesday, on charges handed down in April by a Cocke County Grand Jury. Lisa Roberts, 40, Bear Springs Road, Morristown, is charged with six counts of TennCare fraud, also known as "doctor shopping". The presentment alleges that Roberts in April, May and June 2018, obtained or attempted to obtain, Lorazepam and Clonazepam from a healthcare provider and failed to di9sclose that she had received a prescription for a controlled substance of similar therapeutic use from another healthcare provider within the previous 30 days, and she used TennCare to obtain the benefits.


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Thursday, February 27, 2020

  • White Pine fire injures five
  • Charity Fine funeral arrangements
  • Steiner injured in freak accident
  • "Prison party" photos
  • Legal marijuana

    Wednesday, February 26, 2020

  • NU electric rates to increase
  • Snow is in the forecast
  • Lakins arrest
  • Proffitt arrest
  • Lakeway area volunteers are honored
  • Rural Tennessee business is growing faster than its cities
  • The search continues for Evelyn Boswell

    Tuesday, February 25, 2020

  • Sparks pursuit
  • Kathy Holt is sentenced
  • Sparks pursuit
  • Bledsoe shooting
  • Partnership offers business advice
  • Celebrating our Success
  • Local Tennova rankings
  • Last day of Early Voting

    Monday, February 24, 2020

  • Boswell search continues
  • Weekend drug arrests
  • Cocke voting
  • Volunteer Fire Department grants
  • State Recreation Grants

    Saturday, February 22, 2020

  • Human Services new program
  • Atkins charged
  • Medic needs blood
  • Lowe's theft
  • DFA to acquire Dean Food
  • Commodity distribution