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  1. Tennessee police officer shot and killed while responding to domestic disturbanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    Maryville Police Chief Tony Crisp said the officer responded with a Blount County sheriff's deputy to the call. Sheriff James Berrong said when the two arrived; a man came out and shot the officer.

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  2. Maryville Police Officer Fatally ShotThursday, August 25MARYVILLE,...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    A police officer has died in a shooting in eastern Tennessee. Maryville Police Chief Tony Crisp said the officer responded with a Blount County sheriff's deputy to a domestic disturbance.

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  3. Agencies show support for Maryville Police after officer killed Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... tributes to the officer on social media. The Loudon County Sheriff's Office was also helping patrol parts of Blount County Thursday night while the department responded to the situation. This is the fourth Maryville Police Department officer to be ...

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    8 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Law enforcement agencies and others across the nation are mourning the loss of a Maryville Police Department officer in the line of duty Thursday. Officers with the Maryville Police Department and deputies with the Blount County Sheriff's Office gather outside University of Tennessee Medical Center.

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  5. Officers with the Maryville Police Department and deputies with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... of dozens of other officers killed by gunfire while in the line of duty. Maryville Police Chief Tony Crips and Blount county Sheriff James Berrong said a Maryville Police Officer was killed while responding to a domestic call about a suspect with a ...

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  6. Report: Police officer fatally shot in eastern TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    The Knoxville News Sentinel reports the Maryville officer was assigned to a drug task force, but Blount County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Marian O'Briant didn't know whether he was working on a drug investigation when he was shot Thursday afternoon.

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  7. Crime 1 mins ago 6:05 p.m.Maryville chief: Officer shot, killed after responding to domestic callRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Law enforcement and responders were among those gathered at University of Tennessee Medical Center after the shooting Thursday afternoon of a Blount County deputy. UPDATE : A Maryville Police Department officer has died after being shot at an address southwest of Pellissippi Parkway Thursday, according to Maryville Police Chief Tony Crisp. 1 comment

  8. Blount County Sheriff's Office deputy shot after responding to domestic incident on Alcoa TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Times

    A Blount County Sheriff's Office deputy has been shot and is being transported to University of Tennessee Medical Center after responding to a domestic situation on Alcoa Trail. kAm%96 s2:=J %:>6D :D @? E96 D46?6 2?5 H:== FA52E6 2D >@C6 :[email protected]>2E:@? :D 2G2:=23=6]k^Am Thank you for reading 6 free articles on our site.

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  9. Tennessee police officer killed in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... to the home earlier in the day but left without making an arrest, the chief said. The Maryville officer and a Blount County Sheriff's Office deputy, both members of the 5th Judicial District Drug Task Force, responded to the second call. The ...

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  10. Pat Summitt Wills All 'Tangible Personal Property' to Son TylerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Max

    ... including "automobiles, clothing, jewelry, and other articles of personal use or ornament." Her home in Blount County, Tennessee, was put up for sale over the summer. Tyler Summitt, 25, stepped down as coach of Louisiana Tech after the married coach ...

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  11. Late Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt'sRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mequon

    ... clothing, jewelry and other articles of personal use or ornament." Summitt's home off Alcoa Highway in Blount County, Tenn., was put on sale earlier this summer. She lived at Sherrill Hill Senior Living in Knoxville from late January until her death ...

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  12. Nation-Now 18 mins ago 8:50 a.m.Pat Summitt leaves all - tangible...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... clothing, jewelry and other articles of personal use or ornament." Summitt's home off Alcoa Highway in Blount County was put on sale earlier this summer. She lived at Sherrill Hill Senior Living in Knoxville from late January until her death on June ...

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  13. Nation-Now 5 mins ago 8:29 a.m.Pat Summitt wills all personal property to son TylerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... clothing, jewelry and other articles of personal use or ornament." Summitt's home off Alcoa Highway in Blount County, Tenn., was put on sale earlier this summer. She lived at Sherrill Hill Senior Living in Knoxville from late January until her death ...

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  14. Pat Summitt wills all personal property to son TylerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Bay View

    ... clothing, jewelry and other articles of personal use or ornament." Summitt's home off Alcoa Highway in Blount County, Tenn., was put on sale earlier this summer. She lived at Sherrill Hill Senior Living in Knoxville from late January until her death ...

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  15. 6 Charged In Tennessee For TennCare Fraud; 1 In Hamilton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... which involves going to multiple doctors for drugs, using TennCare as payment. , 42, of Maryville, charged in Blount County with four counts of fraudulently using TennCare to obtain the painkillers Oxycodone, Hydrocodone, Codeine and Tylenol 3 by ...

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  16. Knoxville Opera to present concert at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Daily Times

    "The Pirates of Penzance" is one of three operas, along with "La Boheme" and "Mary Queen of Scots," to be highlighted at the Blount County Public Library as the Knoxville Opera Company 2016-2017 Season Preview. This year's Knoxville Opera Preview, to be presented on Thursday, Sept.

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  17. James Lee FrenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Daily Times

    ... 73, of Douglasville, GA, passed away on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. He was born in Friendsville, Tennessee, (Blount County) on August 24, 1942, the son of the late Leon William French and the late Lena Mae Higgins French (Rose) (Webb). He graduated ...

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  18. Sarah 'Betty' Elizabeth Harris FarmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Daily Times

    Sarah "Betty" Elizabeth Harris Farmer, 93, of 6542 Grand Hickory Drive, Braselton, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, August 16, 2016, with family by her side. Betty was born in Blount County, Tennessee, on June 16, 1923, to Charlie and Faye McBath McClurg.

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  19. Mothera s ashes stolen from Blount County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A Blount County woman is confused, angry and heartbroken after finding her home was burglarized Wednesday morning. A TV and her mother's ashes were stolen.

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  20. Michael BurlesonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Blount County Sheriff's Office and Maryville Police Department worked together to arrest a suspect who admitted to a string of car and other burglaries. Michael Alan Burleson, 25, is charged with five counts of burglary of an automobile, one count of aggravated burglary, and one count of identity theft.

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