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The Chattanoogan
Doug Overbey Sworn In As U.S. Attorney For Eastern Tennesseeterm in the Tennessee State Senate representing Blount and Sevier counties. Fro
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 hours ago
term in the Tennessee State Senate representing Blount and Sevier counties. From 2000 to 2008, he represented a portion of Blount County in the House of Representatives. He served on the Finance and Health Committees in both the House and Senate,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department Receives $250,000 To Hire 2 Officersto hire 802 additional full-time law enforcement officers. Two of these grants
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 hours ago
to hire 802 additional full-time law enforcement officers. Two of these grants went to east Tennessee agencies. The Blount County Sheriff’s Department received $746,117 to fund six officers and the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department... Read more
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Al.com
Man dies in Blount County car crashA 60-year-old Hanceville man died in a single-vehicle crash Saturday in Blount
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
A 60-year-old Hanceville man died in a single-vehicle crash Saturday in Blount County, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Carl Wallace Williams was driving a 2004 Ford pickup when it left the roadway, struck a fence and overturned.... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
State allocates $2.7 million to help domestic violence, sexual abuse victimsthe cities of Bessemer, Brighton, Fairfield, Hoover, Hueytown, Lipscomb, Midfie
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
the cities of Bessemer, Brighton, Fairfield, Hoover, Hueytown, Lipscomb, Midfield and Pleasant Grove in Jefferson County. Blount County Children’s Center Inc. – $69,000 to assist child victims of sexual assault and abuse and their family members... Read more
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Farragut Press
Choto Family Dentistry comingMaryville since 1989. Clabough started his practice in 1982. “Dr. Clabough and
Farragut Press / Posted 5 days ago
Maryville since 1989. Clabough started his practice in 1982. “Dr. Clabough and I are friends and past competitors in the Blount County dental scene, then Darrel retired in 2015. His daughter is working for me in my practice,” Spears said.... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Part of I-65 NB in Blount Co. closed after 18-wheeler wreckAlabama state troopers are on the scene of an 18-wheeler fire on I-65 NB in Blo
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
Alabama state troopers are on the scene of an 18-wheeler fire on I-65 NB in Blount County. The fire happened around 3 a.m. Wednesday. Northbound lanes from exits 284 to exits 287 are closed. No one has been hurt. Troopers say expect delays for... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Part of I-65 NB in Blount Co. closed after 18-wheeler wreckAlabama state troopers are on the scene of an 18-wheeler fire on I-65 NB in Blo
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Alabama state troopers are on the scene of an 18-wheeler fire on I-65 NB in Blount County. The fire happened around 3 a.m. Wednesday. Northbound lanes from exits 284 to exits 287 are closed. No one has been hurt. Troopers say expect delays for... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Boaz High School students learn from 94-old WWII veteranfarm when I went into the military. And was assigned to the communications sect
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
farm when I went into the military. And was assigned to the communications section," said Carson. The teenager from that Blount County farm quickly learned the Army's radio operations and became a crucial part of the Battle of the Bulge. It was a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Boaz High School students learn from 94-old WWII veteranfarm when I went into the military. And was assigned to the communications sect
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 days ago
farm when I went into the military. And was assigned to the communications section," said Carson. The teenager from that Blount County farm quickly learned the Army's radio operations and became a crucial part of the Battle of the Bulge. It was a... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Blount Co. father & friends seek to create Eric's Law A Blount County father is hoping to pass a duty to report law after his son d
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 11 days ago
A Blount County father is hoping to pass a duty to report law after his son disappeared this summer. Eric Ashby was swept away after a rafting accident in Colorado, and hasn't been seen since. He... Read more
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Al.com
Ostrich: Moore scouting out best Capitol Building exit to be escorted out ofwho are completely unfazed by a public official accused of child molestation.
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
who are completely unfazed by a public official accused of child molestation. Loraine Radcliff, a registered voter from Blount County, said she believes people accused of sexual abuse should be given the benefit of the doubt as these types of... Read more
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Al.com
One night, 11 tornadoes: Veterans Day outbreak remembered 15 years laterp.m.: Boley Springs tornado; Fayette County; F-1 9:38 p.m.: Dora tornado, Walk
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
p.m.: Boley Springs tornado; Fayette County; F-1 9:38 p.m.: Dora tornado, Walker County; F-1 10:22 p.m.: Oneonta tornado, Blount County; F-1 10:22 p.m. Abernant tornado, Tuscaloosa and Jefferson counties; F-2 10:41 p.m.: Chandler Mountain... Read more
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Al.com
2-old severely burned, bruised; Warrior man charged with felony abuse in Blount Countyhow the child was burned and bruised, or what the suspect's relationship is to
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
how the child was burned and bruised, or what the suspect's relationship is to the child. The case was investigated by the Blount County Sheriff's Office. Dickinson was arrested Sunday, and released from jail on $30,000 bond on Monday. This story... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Car worth more than $100,000 burns on U.S. Highway 129 known as 'The Dragon'stretch of U.S. Highway 129 aptly known as "The Dragon." The car fire was repo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
stretch of U.S. Highway 129 aptly known as "The Dragon." The car fire was reported at 4:45 p.m. at mile marker 7 in Blount County, Tenn. Firefighters arrived 36 minutes later to find the car in the road, engulfed in flames, according to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
6-old Tennessee girl found safePhoto credit: Blount County Sheriff's Office Photo credit: Blount County Sheri
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
Photo credit: Blount County Sheriff's Office Photo credit: Blount County Sheriff's Office UPDATE: 9:37 a.m. Six-year-old Terriana Hill has been found safe, according to a tweet by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. A search is growing to find... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Endangered Child Alert issued for missing 6-old Tennessee girlPhoto credit: Blount County Sheriff's Office Photo credit: Blount County Sheri
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
Photo credit: Blount County Sheriff's Office Photo credit: Blount County Sheriff's Office A search is growing to find a missing child in East Tennessee. Alcoa police and the Blount County Sheriff's Office are searching for 6-year-old Terriana... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Endangered child alert in East TennesseeAlcoa Police and the Blount County Sheriff's Office are searching for 6-year-ol
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
Alcoa Police and the Blount County Sheriff's Office are searching for 6-year-old Terriana Nicole Hill, who went missing at building 6 of the Grayson Apartments in Alcoa on Thursday. Terriana is 3-and-a-half to 4 feet tall, and weighs 65 pounds. She... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Forge Breast Cancer Survivor Center Provides a Retreat for Those Struggling with the Diseasepray, meditate, and reflect on their own breast cancer journey. Sandi Godsey, a
The Birmingham Times / Posted 25 days ago
pray, meditate, and reflect on their own breast cancer journey. Sandi Godsey, a breast cancer survivor who attends Forge’s Blount County Breast Cancer Support Group, commented on the day’s activities: “It was spiritual, uplifting and solace for my... Read more
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Al.com
Witness murder outside Alabama courthouse could have 'chilling' effectseen anything close to something like this. There could be repercussions, witne
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
seen anything close to something like this. There could be repercussions, witnesses wondering, 'Could that be me?''' Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey called the murder in Montgomery horrific. "Sadly, some cases cannot be made... Read more
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Farragut Press
National chairmanbelieve the power of our party begins at the local level,” he stated in the pre
Farragut Press / Posted 1 months ago
believe the power of our party begins at the local level,” he stated in the press release. “… My first paid job was at the Blount County Courthouse working for County Executive Bill Crisp, future County Mayor then Register of Deeds Beverley... Read more

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