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LaFollette PD officer arrested on DUI charge

A LaFollette police officer is facing DUI charges after a weekend crash in Claiborne County. A report from deputies in Claiborne County says that Benjamin Evans crashed into a box truck on Highway 63 on Sunday. After the crash, he went back to his vehicle and fell asleep. Deputies reported …

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Man arrested after chase in stolen truck

Knox County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man Friday night following a chase through multiple counties.  The Knox County Sheriff’s Office says that deputies arrested 33-year-old Richard Wayne Roberts of Knoxville for vehicle theft after Roberts allegedly refused to stop when they tried to pull him over at the Hardin Valley …

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Man sentenced to 30 years in stabbing death

Thursday, a Clinton man pleaded guilty to amended charges of second-degree murder and tampering with evidence in the stabbing death of a 22-year-old woman in Clinton in 2014. 28-year-old Kieth William Pittman was sentenced to 25 years in prison on the murder plea and five more on the evidence-tampering plea, …

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Claxton brush fire contained, extinguished

A brush fire was reported in Claxton Thursday evening off of Sherwood Road. Crews from the Claxton Volunteer Fire Department were able to contain the fire, which was also extinguished with a little help from Mother Nature overnight. No structures were damaged and no injuries were reported.

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