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  1. Whiskey named after Tennessee moonshiner debuts new bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | SFGate

    The new bottle and label design of Popcorn Sutton whiskey is displayed, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 in Nashville, Tenn. The Newport, Tenn.-based brand, named after a legendary moonshiner, changed the bottling and label after being sued by the owner of Jack Daniel's for trademark infringement because its previous design bottle closely resembled the classic Jack Daniel's bottle.

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  2. amp Trillium opens CNG station in Newport, TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Located at Time Out Travel Center at 1130 W. Highway 2570, the new station is a place for CNG-powered trucks and cars to refuel as they travel through western North Carolina and eastern Tennessee. "The Newport station services all CNG vehicles 24 hours a day, seven days a week and can fuel multiple Class-8 trucks simultaneously thanks to Trillium CNG's proprietary fast-fill hydraulic intensifier compressors," the company said.

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  3. Roy Lunsford 'R.L.' Overman Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Overman and close friend, Steven, all of Canton; sister, Faye Worley, of Asheville; brother, James Overman, of Newport, Tennessee; three grandchildren, Maranda Lanning, Lauren Lanning Brown and Becky Ramsey; and six great-grandchildren, Khloe, ...

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  4. Newport man charged in 20-year-old's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Newport, Tenn., man faces a second-degree murder charge in the July killing of a 20-year-old man. Newport man charged in 20-year-old's killing A Newport, Tenn., man faces a second-degree murder charge in the July killing of a 20-year-old man.

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  5. Tenn. mother accused of punishing child with special needs with horse whipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WKRN

    ... o any human. But for a special needs child, there's ways to discipline children and that's not the way at all," said Newport resident Christine Shepard.

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  6. Popcorn Sutton Introduces New Bottle and IdentityRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Business Wire

    ... Sutton is made 100% in house, from grain mashing through bottling, at the company's new 50,000 sq. ft. distillery in Newport, Tennessee, located just a few miles from Popcorn's home. Under the direction of new Master Distiller, John Lunn, the ...

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  7. CNG Station Opens on Tenn. Trucking CorridorRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... a joint venture between ampCNG and Trillium CNG, has opened a public-access compressed natural gas (CNG) station in Newport, Tenn. Located at at 1130 W. Highway 2570, the new station is designed to service the Interstate 40 trucking corridor. The ...

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  8. Newport man charged with murder after deadly shooting over fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Gary Hurley, 52, was indicted by a Cocke County Grand Jury on second degree murder, voluntary manslaughter, reckless homicide, unlawful possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment. Hurley was also indicted by a federal court on Wednesday for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.

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  9. Newport mother charged for punishing child with horse whipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... o any human. But for a special needs child, there's ways to discipline children and that's not the way at all," said Newport resident Christine Shepard.

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  10. Newport mother charged with using horse whip on special needs daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Newport mother charged with using horse whip on special needs daughter Authorities charged a mother with aggravated child abuse for using a horse whip on her 16-year-old daughter. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1NBbQYK Authorities charged a mother with aggravated child abuse for using a horse whip on her 16-year-old daughter.

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  11. Babb's ability to adapt steers him to $40,000 prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | NWAonline

    ... back to fourth and eventually retired with a sour engine after 43 laps. Next it was two-time winner Jimmy Owens of Newport, Tenn., who hounded Brown for several laps in traffic before also fading and eventually spinning on the front straight on lap ...

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  12. Newport businessman out hundreds of dollars after contractor doesna t deliverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A Newport businessman signed a contract for an exterior sign weeks before he opened up, but it was never installed, even though the contractor had most of the money. John K. Baird is being charged with Fraud after Scott Large, the owner of Newport Pitstop QuickLube said Baird took a $475 dollar deposit for a new sign for his business and never delivered the sign.

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  13. Charlotte Anne Leibrock, 35Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Charlotte Anne Leibrock, 35, of Newport was arrested Saturday night at the Cocke County Fairgrounds and charged with public intoxication, possession of a handgun while under the influence, unlawful carrying or possession of a weapon and resisting arrest/disorderly conduct. Cocke County Sheriff's Department said they responded to the fairground after a security personnel said a woman ran onto the stage and caused a disturbance.

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  14. Toddler falls in pool during Smoky Mountain Country Club party; in stable conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Sheriff Armondo Fontes, the toddler fell during a pool party at the country club on 150 East Broadway Street in Newport. The country club manager also said the pool did not have a lifeguard on duty. Smoky Mountain Country Club officials declined to ...

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  15. Humphrey, David ArthurRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Newark Advocate

    David Arthur Humphrey NEWPORT, TN: David Arthur Humphrey, age 59, of Newport, TN, passed away July 21 at his home with his wife, Pam and family by his side. He was born in Newark, Ohio on November 13, 1955 to the late Sewell and Dorothy Humphrey Sr. He worked at Owens Corning for 25 years before going to live in Tennessee.

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  16. Susan R. MiscovitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... a nephew Scott Flannery, and a great nephew Derek Melvin. Services were held Thursday at the Manes Funeral Home in Newport, TN. A graveside service will be held locally Saturday, July 25th at 3:00 pm at the Riverside Cemetery, Gouverneur. ...

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  17. TBI: Man killed in fight in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The TBI and Cocke County Sheriff's Department authorities are looking into a shooting Wednesday that left a person dead in a field in Newport. TBI: Man killed in fight in Newport - The TBI and Cocke County Sheriff's Department authorities are looking into a shooting Wednesday that left a person dead in a field in Newport.

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  18. NewsTBI: Man killed in fight in NewportTBI: Man killed in fight in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The TBI and Cocke County Sheriff's Department authorities are looking into a shooting Wednesday that left a person dead in a field in Newport. TBI: Man killed in fight in Newport - The TBI and Cocke County Sheriff's Department authorities are looking into a shooting Wednesday that left a person dead in a field in Newport.

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  19. Reward now $17,000 for info on beheaded, skinned dogsRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Defense Fund, $5,000; and the Human Society of East Tennessee. Robert Brannon of Friends of the Animal Shelter in Newport is donating $1,000, according to the Sheriff's Office. PREVIOUS STORY : A $12,000 reward is now being offered for information ...

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  20. Mrs. Nellie Grace Hudson Smith: ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Fetch Your News

    ... (Barney) Smith of the home; children, Stephen J. (Debbie) Smith of Turtletown, TN, Beverley (Terry) Humberd of Newport, TN; sister, Joyce Sergeant of Clare, England; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted ...

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