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  1. man-with-gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... for one weekend of the year, but not everyone in the Tri-Cities is on board. State Representative Dennis Powers of Jacksboro, TN representing Campbell county and parts of Union and Anderson counties, introduced House Bill 744 or "Second Amendment ...

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  2. Crime 6 mins ago 6:46 p.m.Jacksboro man, 79, convicted of child rape, sexual battery countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 79-year-old Jacksboro man has been convicted of 20 sex-related counts including rape of a child, according to Campbell County prosecutors. Norman C. Good faces sentencing March 6 before Campbell County Criminal Court Judge Shayne Sexton, according to Jared Effler, district attorney general of the 8th Judicial District.

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  3. Bell calls for U.S. balanced budget actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... (R-Riceville) joined Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown), state Rep. Dennis Powers (R-Jacksboro) and a State Sen. Mike Bell (R-Riceville), left, listens as Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown) ...

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  4. Did Tennessee Santa lie about 5-year-old dying in his arms? Story now in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... original author Sam Venable said in a statement. McElroy and Venable said Schmitt-Matzen, who owns a business in Jacksboro, Tennessee, had not approached the newspaper about the story. Instead, the information came to the newspaper indirectly ...

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  5. Report of terminally ill boy who died in Santa's arms called into questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Fox News

    ... boy. But the paper said it cannot verify the account by Schmitt-Matzen, a 60-year-old mechanical engineer from Jacksboro, Tenn., who spends time volunteering as Santa Claus at a local hospital. "I spent four years in the Army with the 75th Rangers, ...

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  6. 'I cried all the way home:' Terminally ill 5-year-old dies in Santa's armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... and he's portrayed Santa for years when not working his other job as president of Packing Seals and Engineering in Jacksboro, Tenn. This week he opened up to several news outlets about an event that happened in November that had him tell the ...

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  7. "I cried all the way home:" Terminally ill 5-year-old dies in Santa's armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Courier-Tribune

    ... and he's portrayed Santa for years when not working his other job as president of Packing Seals and Engineering in Jacksboro, Tenn. This week he opened up to several news outlets about an event that happened in November that had him tell the ...

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  8. I cried all the way home': Terminally ill 5-year-old dies in Santa's armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... and he's portrayed Santa for years when not working his other job as president of Packing Seals and Engineering in Jacksboro, Tenn. This week he opened up to several news outlets about an event that happened in November that had him tell the ...

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  9. Santa who served with 75th Rangers comforts terminally ill boy who dies in his armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... next day. Schmitt-Matzen, a military veteran and mechanical engineer who co-owns Packing Seals & Engineering in Jacksboro, Tenn., thought he might never be able to play Santa again. "I spent four years in the Army with the 75th Rangers, and I've ...

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  10. Mission Ready's No-Contact LLC Announces First Order of Riot Shield CoversRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | World News Report

    ... The manufacturing of the No-Contact Shield covers will be done at the Company's PTF Manufacturing Inc. facility in Jacksboro, TN and the key electronic components will be manufactured at the Company's laboratory in Boston, MA. Francisco Martinez, ...

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  11. 'I cried all the way home': Terminally ill 5-year-old dies in Santa's armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... and he's portrayed Santa for years when not working his other job as president of Packing Seals and Engineering in Jacksboro, Tenn. This week he opened up to several news outlets about an event that happened in November that had him tell the ...

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  12. Roy Exum: The Day A Santa CriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... nurse at a nearby yet undisclosed hospital. Eric is the president/owner of Packing Seals & Engineering in Jacksboro, a little town in Campbell County at the very top of East Tennessee, and somehow my lifelong friend Sam Venable got wind of a very ...

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  13. Terminally ill boy, 5, dies in Santa's arms after having Christmas wish grantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... next day. Schmitt-Matzen, a military veteran and mechanical engineer who co-owns Packing Seals & Engineering in Jacksboro, Tenn., thought he might never be able to play Santa again. "I spent four years in the Army with the 75th Rangers, and I've ...

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  14. a My No. 1 Elf' Terminally Ill 5-Yr.-Old Boy Dies in Santa's ArmsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    ... know how they can take it." Schmitt-Matzen, a mechanical engineer and president of Packing Seals & Engineering in Jacksboro, Tennessee, had arrived at the unidentified hospital and met the boy's mother and family members, who were also unidentified. ...

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  15. Terminally ill child dies in Santa's armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Fox News

    ... know how they can take it." Schmitt-Matzen, a mechanical engineer and president of Packing Seals & Engineering in Jacksboro, Tennessee, had arrived at the unidentified hospital and met the boy's mother and family members, who were also unidentified. ...

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  16. Mission Ready's Protect The Force Announces Initial Shipment of Flex9ArmorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Market Wire

    ... a state-of-the-art online order fulfillment platform and recently launched a manufacturing division based in Jacksboro, Tennessee in order to efficiently and effectively meet client requests. This news release contains "forward-looking information" ...

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  17. Jacksboro teen dies after being hit by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Chief Terry McDaniel, with the Jacksboro Police Department, has confirmed a 15-year-old girl is dead after being hit by a car Sunday afternoon. Chief McDaniel said the girl was struck and killed while walking down the shoulder on the 2100 block of North Main Street in Jacksboro at 3:15 p.m. The young girl died at the scene, and the driver of that car and a passenger were treated and released from a local hospital with no injuries.

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  18. OSMS Bobcats bite Wartburg Bulldogs 64-16 to earn berth in Class AA title gameRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Roane County News

    The Oliver Springs Middle School Bobcats defeated the Wartburg Middle School Bulldogs in a second round play TMSAA playoff game on a rainy night In Oliver Springs, posting a 64-16 victory to punch their ticket to the championship game next week in Jacksboro. Oliver Springs advances into the Class AA championship game against Oneida, 32-6, winners over Rockwood, at 3 p.m. this Satuday at Campbell County High School.

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  19. #TSX #Defense News: Mission Ready (TSX Venture: $MRS) Acquires ForceOne Armor BusinessRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... Ready Services Inc. -- is a manufacturer of high quality tactical equipment. Located in the beautiful mountains of Jacksboro, Tennessee, PTFM develops and distributes innovative tactical solutions and soft armor ballistics for the protection of ...

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  20. Campbell Co. Commission to replace Judge Sammons Read Story Mike DonilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Campbell County Commission on Monday is expected to replace Amanda Sammons, the embattled Judge under criminal indictment for mishandling a number of cases while she was on the bench. The 15-member board, which will meet at 6 p.m. at the Jacksboro Court House, will interview three candidates who applied for the job and make a decision at that time.

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