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  1. Former ale house auctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The La Grande Observer

    ... Mt. Emily Ale House and owner Gerold 'Jerry' Grant are named as defendants in foreclosure documents filed in Union County Circuit Court. (Cherise Kaechele/The Observer) The Adams Avenue building that last housed Mt. Emily Ale House has been sold to ...

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  2. Mistrial declared for man who shot Union County neighborRead the original story

    Wednesday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Union County judge has declared a mistrial in the prosecution of an eastern Tennessee man accused of second-degree murder in the slaying of his neighbor. Multiple media outlets report that Union County Circuit Court Judge Shayne Sexton declared a mistrial Tuesday night because the jury could not agree whether 44-year-old Kevin L. Waggoner was justified in shooting 46-year-old Michael A. Woodby.

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  3. Mistrial declared, jury can't reach verdict in fatal Union County feudRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Mistrial declared, jury can't reach verdict in fatal Union County feud Union County jurors couldn't reach a verdict Tuesday in the trial of Kevin Waggoner, resulting in a mistrial. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1FfIDO4 It's up to the prosecution now to decide if it will continue to pursue charges against a Union County man whose trial ended Tuesday in a hung jury.

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  4. Murder trial for former Knox County Schools security officer continues MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The trial for a former Knox County Schools security officer accused of killing his neighbor in Union County continues Monday morning. Murder trial for former Knox County Schools security officer continues Monday The trial for a former Knox County Schools security officer accused of killing his neighbor in Union County continues Monday morning.

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  5. Murder trial for former Knox County Schools security officeraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The trial for a former Knox County Schools security officer accused of killing his neighbor in Union County continues Monday morning. Murder trial for former Knox County Schools security officer continues Monday The trial for a former Knox County Schools security officer accused of killing his neighbor in Union County continues Monday morning.

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  6. Widow of Union County man killed takes stand in murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The widow of a man killed in a feud between two neighbors took the stand in Union County Criminal Court Friday morning. Widow of Union County man killed takes stand in murder trial The widow of a man killed in a feud between two neighbors took the stand in Union County Criminal Court Friday morning.

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  7. Former Knox County Schools security officer on trial for 2nd degree murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Former Knox County Schools security officer Kevin Waggoner is on trial in Union County, accused of shooting and killed his neighbor, Michael Woodby in 2013. The Waggoners and Woodbys, who live across the street from each other, had been feuding for years, obsessively recording and videotaping each other in their yards.

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  8. Testimony continues Thursday in Union County murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Testimony will continue Thursday morning for a Union County man accused of killing his neighbor in a months-long feud. Testimony continues Thursday in Union County murder trial Testimony will continue Thursday morning for a Union County man accused of killing his neighbor in a months-long feud.

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  9. Murder defendant: Feud with neighbor started over proposed gun saleRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Murder defendant: Feud with neighbor started over proposed gun sale The trial of a former Knox County school security officer charged with killing his neighbor started Wednesday morning. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1JmxBui Videos presented Wednesday to a jury showed two Union County men had a tense relationship before one of them killed the other.

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  10. Jury selection begins in deadly neighbor dispute trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Woodby was shot and killed during a dispute between the two men and Waggoner's son near their homes in Union County. Investigators said there had been a long history of disagreements between the two men. Waggoner's son, Kolton, was charged with one ...

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  11. Jury selection begins in deadly neighbor dispute trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Woodby was shot and killed during a dispute between the two men and Waggoner's son near their homes in Union County. Investigators said there had been a long history of disagreements between the two men. Waggoner's son, Kolton, was charged with one ...

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  12. Bus driver cited after vehicle ends up in ditchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Union County bus driver has been cited for failure to use care for a crash Friday afternoon that left her bus in the ditch, according to authorities. Bus driver cited after vehicle ends up in ditch A Union County bus driver has been cited for failure to use care for a crash Friday afternoon that left her bus in the ditch, according to authorities. 1 comment

  13. Authorities searching for missing East Tennessee manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Authorities searching for missing East Tennessee man (WBIR - Grainger Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1NqLoAM Authorities are asking the public's help in finding Matt Munsey. He was last seen July 22 in Union County According to the Grainger County Sheriff's Department, Matthew Munsey, 35, was last seen on Tazewell Pike in Union County back on July 22. He was initially reported missing in Knox County because they first believed he had been treated at a local hospital.

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  14. Matthew MunseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Several law enforcement agencies are asking for help in finding a missing Grainger County man who was last seen in Union County. Matthew Munsey, 35, of Washburn, was actually reported missing in Knox County because it was believed he had been treated at a hospital there. 16 comments

  15. Two Cents Worth: July 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... the energy use and cost of transporting locally-grown produce sold in East Tennessee farmers markets. A Union County native, he graduated from Union County High School in Maynardville and received a bachelor's degree in economics from Sewanee: The ...

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  16. EF-3 tornado confirmed in Claiborne CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-3 tornado touched down near Speedwell in Claiborne County last night with winds of 140 miles per hour. NWS agents are out surveying damage Monday morning.

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  17. Elderly man drowns at Beach Island Marina in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Union County dispatchers say they received a report of a drowning early Saturday morning. It happened at the Beach Island Marina located at 170 Beach Island Rd. They say 59-year-old Benny Williams of Maynardville fell from the end of the marina dock. 2 comments

  18. Sylvia L. Hill UtterbackRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    She was born June 7, 1916 in Union County, TN, to the late Hazen and Cynthia Hill.

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  19. Uc Gop will pick Liberty council candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Palladium-Item

    UC GOP will pick Liberty council candidates Convention is tentatively set Aug. 6 to narrow the field down to five people. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1MmhCN5 Union County Republicans will have a town convention next month to pick the party's candidates for the Liberty Town Council election in November.

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  20. Union County High School saves big on football field fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    As we approach the upcoming football season, one East Tennessee high school is preparing its field is ready for game-day Union County High School saves big on football field fixes As we approach the upcoming football season, one East Tennessee high school is preparing its field is ready for game-day Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1IG3P4T After enduring chronic flooding at its football field, Union County High School and county officials have come up with an affordable solution. July 6, 2015 Top soil was moved from the outside of the field to the inside to raise the ground where flooding has occurred.

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