Monroe County Newswire

Monroe County Newswire

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  1. MC Soccer Tigerettes won over Monroe CountyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Macon County Times

    The Macon County Tigerettes Soccer team has completed their preseason with a win over Monroe County 4 to 1, and placing 2nd in the DeKalb County Playday. Last Tuesday the Tigerettes opened the regular season with a 6 to 3 win against Watertown.

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  2. Daniel Thomas Bookout, 42, MadisonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Daniel Bookout, 42, of Madisonville was charged with possession of meth for resale and driving on a revoked license. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office said Bookout had six prior driving on a revoked license offenses.

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  3. East TN firefighter to help with West Coast wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A member of the Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department in Monroe County is headed to the West Coast to help with dozens of wildfires impacting the area. East TN firefighter to help with West Coast wildfires A member of the Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department in Monroe County is headed to the West Coast to help with dozens of wildfires impacting the area.

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  4. Sweetwater officials to be honored for resolution in support of Insure TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... commitment to Governor Bill Haslam's plan to provide healthcare to 280,000 Tennesseans, 3,282 of them live in Monroe County. The county will bring in $19 million annually out of the estimated $1.7 billion, that would be brought into the local ...

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  5. Patsy GourleyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    She was a native and lifelong resident of Monroe County and had served as custodian at Tellico Plains Elementary School for several years. She was a member of the Goodsprings Holiness House of Prayer and had recently attended the Mt.

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  6. Lesbian Hate Crime HoaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Canadian Content

    A federal jury in a lawsuit has concluded a Monroe County lesbian couple's claim their house was torched in an act of hate was a hoax. A jury in U.S. District Court on Monday returned a verdict in favor of American National Property and Casualty Company in a lawsuit over the fire claim of Carol Ann Stutte and Laura Jean Stutte.

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  7. Cleveland Police Chief Candidate List Cut To 10Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Police Chief Stephanie Hill and Chattanooga Police Captain Nathan Vaughn. Others are Michael Bledsoe of the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, Jessie Brooks of the Tennessee Highway Patrol from Kingston, Anthony Heavner of the Madison County Sheriff's ...

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  8. Jury finds that lesbian couple burned down own house in fake hate crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | American Thinker

    ... or a jury trial to provide a definitive conclusion of hate fraud. A federal jury in a lawsuit has concluded a Monroe County lesbian couple's claim their house was torched in an act of hate was a hoax. A jury in U.S. District Court on Monday returned ...

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  9. Lesbians torched own house, alleging it was 'hate crime'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Examiner.com

    Carol Ann Stutte and Laura Jean Stutte went to great lengths to prove themselves the victims of anti-gay discrimination. The lesbian couple burned down their own home in Monroe County, Tenn., and claimed a neighbor had started the fire as an act of hate.

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  10. Arnold earns state honors for its gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... County, Huntingdon Special Schools, Knox County, Lakeland City, Manchester City, McKenzie Special Schools, Monroe County, Rhea County and Sequatchie County. Only two of these districts, Sequatchie County and McKenzie Special Schools, had been ...

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  11. TVA To Temporarily Close Public Beach At Chickamauga ReservoirRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... website, persistence and an anonymous email to catch an offender for a second time. Tyler Kruz Murphy, of Monroe County, plead guilty to seven violations including killing big game in closed season, killing big game over bait, hunting without a ...

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  12. EMS Week Bass Tournament Donates $3,000 To CharitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... website, persistence and an anonymous email to catch an offender for a second time. Tyler Kruz Murphy, of Monroe County, plead guilty to seven violations including killing big game in closed season, killing big game over bait, hunting without a ...

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  13. Man Pleads Guilty To Seven Wildlife ViolationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... website, persistence and an anonymous email to catch an offender for a second time. Tyler Kruz Murphy, of Monroe County, plead guilty to seven violations including killing big game in closed season, killing big game over bait, hunting without a ...

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  14. 6 County Schools Listed As Top Performing State SchoolsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... County, Huntingdon Special Schools, Knox County, Lakeland City, Manchester City, McKenzie Special Schools, Monroe County, Rhea County, and Sequatchie County. Only two of these districts, Sequatchie County and McKenzie Special Schools, have been ...

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  15. Jury hears insurance company's case against couple in arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... claiming they were victims of a hate crime. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1I5FYtw A Monroe County couple is being sued in federal court over a fire at their home they say was deliberately set. (WBIR - KNOXVILLE) - Testimony ... 1 comment

  16. Crash shuts down Northbound lanes of I-75 in Monroe Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... An crash involving a tractor trailer truck and another vehicle has shut down all northbound lanes of I-75 in Monroe County near the Oakland Road Exit. The crash happened around 2:00 a.m. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol four people were ...

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  17. Vonore community celebrates rerouting of natural gas pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A group of people in Vonore are celebrating after a proposed natural gas pipeline will not be cutting through their property as originally planned. A proposed natural gas pipeline caught the wrath of residents who live along a section of Highway 72 in Monroe County.

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  18. DA's office now operating as four - teams'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY Cynthia Lecroy Schemel and investigator Calvin Rockholt recently gave members of a local civic club a look at how things have changed since 10th Judicial District Attorney Stephen Crump took office last summer. "This is not saying anything against Monroe County, but there are many needs up there.

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  19. Cleanup goes on around Tellico Plains after tornado touchdownRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Cleanup goes on around Tellico Plains after tornado touchdown The National Weather Service in Morristown confirmed Wednesday an EF1 tornado occurred the day before in Monroe County. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1MuxKvX The National Weather Service has confirmed three tornadoes touched down, from Putnam to Fentress to Monroe counties.

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  20. Tornado Confirmed in Monroe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WTVC

    An E-F 1 tornado was confirmed in Monroe County, Tennessee. Crews with Monroe County and Tennessee Emergency Management drove around surveying the damage from Tuesday's storms.

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