Newport (Tennessee, United States)

Type: City
Name: Newport (Tennessee, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 35.966999
Longitude: -83.187698
population: 7,164
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Janet Phillips Bowling, 57

, she was preceded in death by her parents, James Glen and Betty Beatrice Wright Phillips; brother, Gary Glen Phillips; and sister, Ella Marie Lewallen.She is survived by her daughters: Christie (James) Newport and Angela (Kevin, Jr.) Hughett; son, Danny ... [Published Oneida Independent Herald - 4 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Lease negotiations underway for former NPI building

Source: The Newport Plain TalkNEWPORT—The Cocke County Economic Development Commission continues its negotiations with a manufacturing company for the former NPI building, according to Cocke County Partnership President Don Hurst.In his report to the ... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

50-foot sinkhole forces people from their homes

One Lane Of I-40 Still Closed Due To Overturned Tanker One Lane Of I-40 Still Closed Due To Overturned TankerUpdated: Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:36 AM EDT 2014-04-22 07:36:51 GMTThe right lane of I-40 West is closed between Asheville and the Tennesee state ... [Published WSPA - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Mary Ellen “Mel” Burness

, at Wesleyan Village, Elyria, while under the care of Crossroads Hospice. She was born January 16, 1940 in Spencer, Massachusetts, and lived in Ohio for the past 60 years.Mary worked at Murray Ridge from 1975 until retirement in 1992. She was a member ... [Published Elyria Chronicle Telegram - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Tartan Terrors to bring ‘music and noise’ to South Jackson stage

at 1:01 pmLIFESTYLES EDITORkali bolleThe Celtic sounds of “The Tartan Terrors” will rock Tullahoma and the historic South Jackson Civic Center during a show set for Friday, April 25.The performance kicks off at 7:30 p.m. and will round out the Civic Center’s ... [Published Tullahoma News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Woods named coordinator for Highway Safety Office

Source: The Newport Plain TalkNEWPORT-Derrick Woods, administrative captain for the Cocke County Sheriff's Office, has been named a network coordinator for six districts in East Tennessee, overseeing and working with 23 law enforcement agencies.Woods, ... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

House votes to protect Tennessee values in Tennessee schools

Source: The Newport Plain TalkNASHVILLE$State Rep. Jeremy Faison (R-Cosby) co-sponsored legislation that would protect education in the State of Tennessee. This week, House lawmakers voted overwhelmingly to pass legislation protecting Tennessee educational ... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Newport woman killed in Sevier County wreck

Source: The Newport Plain TalkNEWPORT-Tammy S. Miller, 50, of Newport, was killed in a Sunday, April 6 crash in Sevier County, the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.Miller died when the driver of a 2001 Chevy Silverado pickup headed north on Highway 411 ... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Newport native finds purpose in Navy

at 2:49 pmIn his fourth year of service, Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Kyle Hale serves his country aboard the USS Bataan, as an information systems technician.Hale, a native of Newport, is in charge of electronic communications on the ship, managing more ... [Published Citizen Tribune - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Newport woman killed in head on crash in Sevier County

Criminal charges are pending in a Sunday crash in Sevier County that killed a 50-year-old woman.The 9:08 p.m. crash at 4170 U.S. Highway 411 killed Tommy (Tammy) S. Miller, 50, of Newport, according to a report filed by Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper ... [Published Knox News Sentinel - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

The Odor problem in Newport, TN

The people of Newport , Tennessee have a problem. Their waste water treatment plant, which for the past few years has been sited in an industrial park, smells ‘like an outhouse in the middle of the summer’, according to one informant. Local authorities ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

April 7 is last day to register to vote in May 6 election

Source: The Newport Plain TalkNEWPORT—The Cocke County Election Commission is encouraging the public to register to vote now if they are not a Cocke County registered voter or if they have moved and need to update their address with the Cocke County Election ... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Mar 29 2014]

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...Hurst explained the Project N is a "confidential project from Tennessee that is considering expanding into Tennessee…seeking a Greenfield site of between 30-80 acres that is served by rail and has all the utilities in place and that is within 200 miles of Atlanta. They will have an approximate $50 million in capital investment and create approximately 150 jobs. Final site selection is scheduled for early 2015."
"TNInvestco just started the ball rolling and scratched the surface in terms of the early-stage capital needs here," Chambless said. "There are more and more companies that are coming out of (Tennessee accelerator programs) that are seeking capital. ... What keeps me up at night is the access to capital and the ability for these great companies … to be able to capitalize their business."
"Our staff has come together like a family; we are here to support this family," Latorre said by phone Friday. "The loss of a child is the most devastating thing. It's been an extremely difficult time for everyone."
"They contacted their member of Congress and they said, 'We don't want that bridge to nowhere in Alaska.' And Congress did not fund it because they were embarrassed. Members of Congress, state legislators don't change because they do it out of the goodness of their own hearts. They do it because they're embarrassed by their actions" said David Williams of the Taxpayers Protection Alliance

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Janet Phillips Bowling, 57 [Published Oneida Independent Herald - 4 hours ago]
Lease negotiations underway for former NPI buil... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 22 2014]
50-foot sinkhole forces people from their homes [Published WSPA - Apr 22 2014]
Mary Ellen “Mel” Burness [Published Elyria Chronicle Telegram - Apr 19 2014]
Tartan Terrors to bring ‘music and noise’ to So... [Published Tullahoma News - Apr 17 2014]
Woods named coordinator for Highway Safety Office [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 17 2014]
$200 million later, was TNInvestco worth the risk? [Published Tennessean - Apr 16 2014]
House votes to protect Tennessee values in Tenn... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 10 2014]
Rabies vaccination clinics announced [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 10 2014]
OBITUARIES – April 9, 2014 [Published Manchester Times - Apr 09 2014]
Obituaries for April 8 [Published Herald Chronicle - Apr 09 2014]
Newport woman killed in Sevier County wreck [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 08 2014]
April 8, 2014 [Published Citizen Tribune - Apr 08 2014]
Newport native finds purpose in Navy [Published Citizen Tribune - Apr 07 2014]
Newport woman killed in head on crash in Sevier... [Published Knox News Sentinel - Apr 07 2014]
The Odor problem in Newport, TN [Published Examiner.com - Apr 05 2014]
Collection set up for family involved in fatal ... [Published Pottsville Republican & Evening Herald - Apr 05 2014]
Gary Eugene Teague Sentenced To Serve 200 Month... [Published United States Department of Justice - Apr 04 2014]
Money Watchers: Report outlines questionable RI... [Published TurnTo10.com - Apr 03 2014]
TCWN applauds new clean water rule to restore p... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Apr 01 2014]
March 30, 2014 [Published Citizen Tribune - Mar 30 2014]
April 7 is last day to register to vote in May ... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Mar 29 2014]
Even Better Gorrell receives top honors again! [Published Newport Plain Talk - Mar 29 2014]
Local Democrats attend statewide conference [Published Lebanon Democrat - Mar 25 2014]
Ball denied new trial in theft case [Published Newport Plain Talk - Mar 25 2014]
Motorcyclist killed on Highway 160 [Published Newport Plain Talk - Mar 25 2014]
March 24,2014 [Published Citizen Tribune - Mar 24 2014]
Developers file lawsuit against planning commis... [Published Newport Plain Talk - Mar 24 2014]
Mark E. Douthat [Published Shelbyville Times-Gazette - Mar 24 2014]
March 23,2014 [Published Citizen Tribune - Mar 23 2014]
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