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  1. Pet owners say fake animal control officers are taking dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... comes onto your property and they are not wearing the right attire as the uniform, they don't have the Hamblen County badge on it, the truck with our decal on it, don't trust them. Call the police. A lot of people out there have bad intentions to ...

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  2. Bill Hullander Honored With Courthouse Reception After Being Named East Tennessee Trustee Of The YearRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Hullander couldn't make the meeting when he was supposed to be honored as the Tennessee Trustee of the Year. Hamblen County Trustee John Baskette, who came for the occasion, said he tried to get Mr. Hullander to the trustee session. He said he ...

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  3. Morristown suspect charged in burglary, auto theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A Hamblen County man was taken into custody after he crashed a stolen vehicle and in a store on Monday night, according to police. A Morristown police officer responded to an audible alarm at the store. 2 comments

  4. School district bans Confederate flagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WJRT

    The controversial move was made because of something that Hamblen County Superintendent Dale Lynch says wasn't controversial at all. "We've got a responsibility as school officials to protect our students and that's what we're doing," said Lynch.

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  5. What you need to know FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Police Department. She is charged with being an accessory after the fact. Lex Dienst was being held in the Hamblen County Jail in lieu of $500,000 bond. Kristi Dienst was being held in lieu of $250,000 bond. It comes in response to videos recently ...

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  6. 4 family members charged after mom hit, daughter killed in Morristown crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Police Department. She is charged with being an accessory after the fact. Lex Dienst was being held in the Hamblen County Jail in lieu of $500,000 bond. Kristi Dienst was being held in lieu of $250,000 bond. Trina Seals, Kristi Dienst's mother, has ... 1 comment

  7. Hamblen County residents frustrated with bridge detourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Governor Haslam is gearing up for a 6 week statewide tour aimed at discussing challenges in infrastructure projects. In Hamblen County residents have Hamblen County residents frustrated with bridge detour Governor Haslam is gearing up for a 6 week statewide tour aimed at discussing challenges in infrastructure projects.

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  8. Militia group members stand outside Morristown recruitment center, some without carry permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... said they do have the jurisdiction to investigative property if there's a complaint within the city limits. Hamblen County Sheriff Esco Jarnigan said he appreciates what the group is doing, but doesn't think it's their responsibility to stand guard. ...

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  9. 2 people burned while attempting to make meth in North KnoxvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Amanda Sebwenna and Danny Stevens were transported to the University of Tennessee Medical Center by Rural/Metro EMS on Tuesday evening for their injuries. Sebwenna was later arrested for an outstanding warrant in Hamblen County.

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  10. Fundraiser held in Morristown for family of THP trooper killed in farming accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Hamblen County Sheriff's Office set up a fundraiser for Tennessee Highway Patrol Sergeant Joshua Mabe. Even though Mabe was never part of their agency, the Hamblen County Sheriff's Office has been trying to raise money to help his family.

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  11. Fundraiser to be held in Morristown for family of THP trooper killed in farming accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... daughter Addilyn, and both of his parents, Kenneth and Velma Mabe. A memorial fund has been set up by the Hamblen County Sheriff's Department in honor of Mabe and his family at Citizens Bank locations in Morristown, Bean Station, Harrogate, Tazewell ...

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  12. Former Morristown police sergeant indicted on theft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... department records in an attempt to conceal his activities. On July 1, Michael Hurt was indicted by the Hamblen County Grand Jury on two counts of theft over $1,000, one count of theft under $500, and one count of official misconduct. "I find it ... 2 comments

  13. Police believe suspect shot at officer who opened fireRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | WTVC

    Morristown Police Maj. Michelle Jones says police believe a Hamblen County man killed by an officer Saturday night had fired at the officer.

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  14. Miss Preteen bonds with other girls in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Miss Preteen bonds with other girls in Morristown She plays volleyball with and is a mentor to friends at Girls, Inc. of Hamblen County Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1IA2k8h "It's like just getting to hang out with a bunch of little sisters. And I just love it so much," Alyssa Werner said.

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  15. Former Morristown police investigator charged with theft from departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... department's bank account. Hurt designed shortly after the investigation began. He turned himself in after a Hamblen County Grand Jury returned indictments on Wednesday. He was released after posting $10,000 bond. 10 comments

  16. Former Police Detective Nabbed In TBI Theft, Misconduct InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Hurt resigned his position with the department in February, shortly after the TBI inquiry began. , the Hamblen County Grand Jury returned indictments for Hurt, charging the 41-year-old with two counts of theft over $1,000, one count of theft under ...

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  17. Nashville school, healthcare advocates prepare for Obama visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | WKRN

    ... of Davy Crockett, who bears the same name, is trying to be at the event. The present day Davy Crockett of Hamblen County is one of those 300,000 Tennesseans who the TJC says would be eligible for Insure Tennessee. In a Facebook post Monday, Lt. ...

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  18. Haslam names 18 educators to serve on Teacher CabinetRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Schools, Melissa Bennett of Blount County Schools, Marsha Buck of Kingsport City Schools, Nick Darnell of Hamblen County Schools, Rebecca Few of Murfreesboro City Schools, Cathy Ginel of Oak Ridge City Schools, Anita Underwood Gray of Lebanon ...

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  19. Man arrested for killing mother, wounding daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | WCYB

    ... announced Darries Leon Jackson, of Morristown, was captured after an extensive investigation and taken to the Hamblen County Jail. Just before midnight on October 25, 2014, Hawkins County deputies were called to a disturbance on Tuggle Hill Road in ...

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  20. Hundreds of jobs come to MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Sykes Enterprises is opening a new call center, which will bring 300-500 new jobs to Hamblen County over the next three years. Hundreds of jobs come to Morristown Sykes Enterprises is opening a new call center, which will bring 300-500 new jobs to Hamblen County over the next three years.

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