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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Branscum "drug drop"
A man who allegedly attempted to make a "drug drop" at the Cocke County Jail on Monday, now is in custody. Royce Branscum, 36, Jones Cove Road, Cosby, was detained by jail personnel at 8 pm at which time he told Deputy James Cupp he was in possession of "dope." A bag containing methamphetamine, marijuana, hydrochloride, and clonazepam was seized. In addition, officers recovered another bag containing tobacco and a syringe needle which Branscum had dropped earlier. Branscum now is charged with possession of schedule II, III and IV controlled substances as well as drug paraphernalia. He also is charged with the introduction of contraband into a penal institution.

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

  • Sutton chooses the electric chair
  • Cocke County home fires
  • Holt free on bond
  • Board of Sanitation
  • TVA fuel costs to drop

    Wednesday, January 22, 2020

  • Worex-Parker terminated
  • South Highway 321 closure
  • Cocke County Legislative Body meets
  • Alexander on impeachment
  • Greene County cattle rustlers
  • Tennessee is # 1
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    Tuesday, January 21, 2020

  • Morris indicted
  • Legislative session is underway
  • Grooms/Valentine charges
  • Legal aid for seniors
  • KCCB litter pickup postponed
  • Krystal files for Chapter 11

    Monday, January 20, 2020

  • Forest Hills Baptist Church destroyed by fire
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  • Thacker arrest
  • New Market robbery
  • Barrett teen is back home.

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  • Joy Barrett is missing
  • Worex-Parker has been terminated Update)
  • General Committee talks recreation
  • KCCB announces cleanup/environmental projects
  • Waterline break in Parrottsville

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