31, Jul 2014 - Sullivan, TN Ramsey: Voters will decide if state Supreme Court judges stay or not
Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said Wednesday that he has no intentions of “sitting on the sidelines” while members of the state Supreme Court try and earn yes votes in August’s retention election.
31, Jul 2014 - Sullivan, TN Sullivan man sentenced for counterfeit postage
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Sullivan County man has been sentenced to serve 14 months in federal prison for making and using counterfeit postage. According to the U.S. attorney's office for the Eastern District of Tennessee, Jason Smalling used the postage to pay for shipping for a home business he operated called Value Decals. The company took orders over the Internet and shipped them by U.S ...
02, Apr 2014 - Scott, TN Former Kingsport priest seeks appeal of sex abuse conviction
KINGSPORT -- A former Kingsport priest, convicted of sexually abusing an altar boy in the 1970s, is attempting to appeal his conviction to the Tennessee Supreme Court.William Casey, previously of Greeneville, was convicted in Sullivan County Criminal Court in 2011 of first-degree sexual misconduct and two counts of aggravated rape. Prosecutors charged Casey sexually abused an altar boy shortly ...