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Friday, November 29, 2019

Claiborne County shooting
The Claiborne County Sheriff's offive on Thanksgiving Day issued a statement saying deputies on Wednesday responded to a crash on Highway 63 at about 1:24 pm. The deputies learned that two Pineville, Kentucky men were riding in a car when the passenger shot the driver as he drove. Officials say the driver, 40-year-old Charles Russell, was shot and killed by his 24-year-old passenger Jacob McGeorge. After Russell was shot, his car left the roadway and struck as tree. McGeorge was arrested at the scene and is currently being held in the Claiborne County Jail in Tazewell, on criminal homicide charges.

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

  • Newport Grammar closed today and Friday
  • Cocke County delinquent property taxes
  • New Women's Health specialists in Newport
  • Tree of Remembrance

    Wednesday, December 11, 2019

  • Newport council contemplates re-naming River Street
  • Newport car/train crash
  • Bat rescue

    Tuesday, December 10, 2019

  • Cocke County gets new SRO's
  • Branscum "drug drop"
  • Schoolcraft arrest
  • Cocke Legislative Body agenda
  • Tree of Remembrance

    Monday, December 09, 2019

  • Cocke County crashes
  • Faison wants bust of segregationist removed
  • Governor's mansion tours
  • Suicide hotline may go to three digits
  • Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Advisory Council,

    Friday, December 06, 2019

  • Glass arrest following pursuit
  • Hall execution
  • Parrottsville Christmas Parade
  • Schoolcraft federal indictment
  • I-40 Challenge results

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