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KNOXVILLE—Gordon Ball LLC announced today that the firm’s founder, Gordon Ball, has been recognized as 2019 “Trial Lawyer of the Year” by Public Justice, the nation’s leading nonprofit legal advocacy organization.

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NEWPORT— A Parrottsville man is facing an array of charges following a routine traffic stop on Wednesday, Aug. 21.

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MORRISTOWN—Walters States Community College placed high in this year’s Wallet Hub annual survey of community colleges, and Tennessee came in at No. 10 on a listing of the best state-wide systems in the country.

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NEWPORT—Nationwide, the practice of allowing riders on an ambulance during patient transport is restricted generally to parents of minor children. However, First Call Ambulance realizes other patients (i.e. elderly, physically/mental disabled) may require the attendance of a family member or…

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NEWPORT—Ahead of Newport’s Back the Blue Day, ReVIDA Recovery Centers CEO Lee Dilworth has invited local law enforcement, first responders, and community members to ReVIDA’s Newport location for an appreciation day on Monday, August 26th from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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KNOXVILLE—Marie J. Morrison, MD HMDC at Smoky Mountain Home Health and Hospice, was recently granted the Hospice Medical Director Certified credential by the Hospice Medical Director Certification Board. Dr. Morrison was recognized for her commitment to improving patient quality of life by d…

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NEWPORT—After months of discussion the County Legislative Body recently decided to go with RCR Contracting for the needed replacement of roofs on the Courthouse and Courthouse Annex.

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NEWPORT—A Knoxville man has been indicted on a number of charges after he was involved in a vehicle pursuit from law enforcement on June 25.

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NEWPORT—A brief pursuit netted the arrest of a Newport man Saturday morning. Patrolman Paul Weber conducted a traffic stop on a Mazda Tribute for speeding on West Highway 25/70.

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NEWPORT— A Clinton, Tenn. woman was arrested after she was found in possession of a large quantity of drugs on Friday, Aug. 16.

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NEWPORT—Members of the Cocke County Grand Jury reported an array of criminal charges this week.

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NEWPORT—The first community stakeholder meeting to launch the new Rural Accelerator Initiative in Cocke County was held on June 27. While the initiative broadly seeks to accelerate progress toward cradle-to-career outcomes for all students in Cocke County, the initial focus will be on kinder…

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NEWPORT—Work to clear rights-of-way mechanically and through the use of “low volume herbicides” by Newport Utilities is underway.

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NEWPORT—Members of the Cocke County Partnership and Economic Development boards met Thursday evening where they elected new officers.

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CHESTNUT HILL—The eighth annual Fill the Truck with Toys car show, hosted each year by the Mossy Creek Cruzers car club is set for Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the ball field adjacent to Bush’s Visitor Center, 3901 Hwy. 411, Dandridge.

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NEWPORT—The City of Newport’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted unanimously to create the Department of Community Development for the City of Newport and they named Gary Carver to serve as director of the department on Tuesday evening, during the City Council’s monthly meeting.

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NEWPORT—Finance Committee members recently heard from Robb Miller, Vice President of Sales with Buxton, a data analytics company that focuses on retail recruitment across the country.

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NEWPORT—During the long, hot days of summer and the return to school, many high school students devote hours upon hours perfecting their athletic skills in preparation of taking to the football fields as players and cheerleaders.

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NEWPORT—A Saturday evening vehicle pursuit netted the arrest of two men in Newport.

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NEWPORT—A Newport couple is facing charges following a brief pursuit that ended in a vehicle crash on Scenic Drive Wednesday evening.

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NEWPORT—The annual Pampering Night, hosted by local cancer supper group Celebrate Life, will be held Thursday, Aug. 22, at Smoky Mountain Home Health and Hospice Conference Center in Newport starting at 7:00 p.m.

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NEWPORT—Congressman Phil Roe held a town hall meeting Tuesday evening at the Cocke County Courthouse where he covered several different subjects including the economy, immigration and health care.

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LENOIR CITY—The East Tennessee Development District (ETDD) held its Annual Awards Banquet on Thursday evening, July 11, 2019 at the Venue in Lenoir City, Tennessee. The Banquet was attended by over 140 local elected officials and staff members from ETDD.

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ReVIDA Recovery Centers CEO Lee Dilworth announced the addition of Zachary Talbott as director of clinical services. In this role, Talbott has been tasked with developing and implementing a comprehensive behavioral health program within ReVIDA’s seven outpatient clinics in Tennessee and Virginia.

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NEWPORT—Bruce L. Hurst, 37, Apple Way, was arrested by the Newport Police Department for a number of charges including driving under the influence on Thursday, Aug. 1.

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NEWPORT—Rep. Phil Roe has announced he will hold a town hall meeting for constituents in the First District on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the Cocke County Courthouse.

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NEWPORT—A Newport man is facing several charges following a vehicle pursuit on Thursday, Aug. 1.

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NEWPORT—The Corrections Partnership Committee held a town hall Tuesday evening to discuss potential justice center locations with the public.