Chancellor Doug Jenkins ruled last week that Rogersville will not be required to pay the Hawkins County Election Commission’s $23,094 in legal fees for defending a lawsuit filed last year by the city and then filing a countersuit.
President Donald Trump made it official last month. He's not moving to Hawkins County. A quitclaim deed filed in 2017 giving Trump an acre near Cherokee Raceway Park was voided by Chancellor Doug Jenkins.
There's one clear winner in the recent legal battle between the Hawkins County Election Commission and Rogersville Board of Mayor and Aldermen over the relocation of city voting precincts. The lawyers.
Loretta Depew’s gender discrimination claims was that a male Hawkins County school bus driver who'd committed the same violation — leaving a child his bus after an evening route a year and a half earlier — was suspended for three days, and wasn't fired.
Mount Carmel Mayor Chris Jones’ mother and two uncles filed a petition in Hawkins County Chancery Court seeking to is to "domesticate the judgment" from West Virginia, which would allow them to seize Jones' assets.