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  1. Baby happy, healthy 2 months after being thrown from Cocke County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Nearly two months ago a car crash on I-40 in Cocke County turned into every parent's worst nightmare. A baby, just two months old, was throw The U.S. Navy Blue Angels pilot killed in a crash Thursday in Middle Tennessee was a decorated and experienced Marine pilot who had been fly NEWPORT - Nearly two months ago a car crash on I-40 in Cocke County turned into every parent's worst nightmare.


  2. Child car seat safety event planned in Cocke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Cocke County Sheriff's Office and Primary Care Center of Newport are hosting a car seat safety event on Saturday to help parents make sure their car seats and booster seats are adequate and installed properly. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot of Newport Medical Center.


  3. Newport donates fire engine to Cocke County volunteer fire departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A volunteer fire department in Cocke County got some unexpected help Monday when the Newport Fire Department donated one of their fire engines. The truck is going to the Long Creek Volunteer Fire Department so they can better serve their community.


  4. Arraignments for murder suspects are set to begin soonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Two court cases are moving forward, one involving the death of a Cocke County woman and the other a murder-for-hire case out of Roane County, both of the accused will face a judge Monday. 19-year-old McKinley Cody is facing murder and robbery charges and Laura Buckingham was arrested for trying to hire someone to kill her ex-boyfriend.


  5. TBI: Man arrested for murder of missing Cocke County momRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    McKinley Code was arrested for the death of Lora Costner. Costner's van was found in the parking lot of Union Baptist Church.


  6. 1996 Ford Explorer rolled after coming around a curve on I-40ERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Charges are pending against the mother of a baby seriously injured after being thrown from a car during a crash in Newport last week and the Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating whether the car seat was working properly. Tennessee Department of Transportation said Brittany Rankin, 19, from Morristown was driving a 1996 Ford Explorer around a curve on Interstate 40 near mile marker 431, when she veered off the shoulder, overcorrecting and hitting a cable barrier.


  7. Firefighters: Cocke County hotel in flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Firefighters confirmed the fire happened at Parkway Inn in Newport. Investigators told WATE 6 On Your Side that the fire damaged six to seven rooms.


  8. Moonshine distillery owner plans to move forward in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The man behind the effort to bring a new and legal moonshine distillery to Newport plans to keep going forward despite a vote that didn't go his way. Cocke County commissioners voted Monday night against contributing $100,000 to the Economic Development Commission to rehabilitate a building that could house the distillery.


  9. Human remains found in Cocke CountyRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Cocke County Sheriff's Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are investigating after human remains were discovered Thursday. Sheriff Armando Fontes says they have not confirmed the identity of the remains yet.


  10. Newport hoping to attract new moonshine distillery downtownRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The City of Newport is hoping to draw more tourists cashing in on its reputation as a notorious hot-spot for moonshine. The area still carries the legacy of famous moonshiner Marvin "Popcorn" Sutton.


  11. Newport food pantry may have to close due to poor condition of buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A non-profit in Cocke County may have to close its doors for good at the end of May because their building has several structural issues. The Newport Bread Basket has been around for three decades, feeding thousands of families each year.


  12. Former Jefferson County employee charged with embezzling over $11,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A former employee of the Jefferson County Planning and Zoning Office is charged with stealing more than $11,000 from the office. Rhonda Michelle Reece, 37, of Newport, is charged with theft over $10,000, theft over $1,000, and four counts of official misconduct.


  13. Family of missing Cocke County woman pleads for safe returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The family of a missing Cocke County woman is pleading for her safe return home. Lora Hale Costner, 42, was reported missing by her family on January 7. Family members of Costner urged dozens of people at a vigil Friday in Newport to come forward if they had any information about her disappearance.


  14. Morristown church burglar may be tied to other church break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The break-in happened October 10 at Barton Springs Presbyterian Church on East A.J. Highway. Deputies said burglars forced a lock on the fellowship hall door and took audio and electrical equipment.


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