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Morristown man accused of extorting money from state retirement system

March 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

James Atkins, 65, of Lake Park Circle, Morristown was arrested and booked into the Hamblen County Jail on one count of extortion. The TBI alleges that over the last two years Atkins wrote several letters to the state's Retirment System concerning money ow

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Country's top football recruit, Kansas RB Bryce Brown, chooses Tennessee

March 17th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Touted as the "highest-rated player to ever sign with Tennessee" in a news release, the Volunteers nabbed the country's top football recruit on Monday.

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The King of moonshine is dead

March 17th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Morristown Citizen Tribune is reporting that Marvin "Popcorn" Sutton was found dead in his old Ford Fairlane by his wife, Monday afternoon on his property off Upper Road in the Parrottsville community of Cocke County.

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Ron Ramsey leads NE Tennessee's most powerful list

March 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the magazine, "political churn in both Nashville and Washington, D.C., served as a key factor in much of the shake-up on this year's list; however, the majority of representatives --86%--return from last year.

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