Greene County News

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Looking for more possible victims after child rape arrest

Police want to know if there are more possible victims of child sex abuse after they arrested a 79-year-old man.

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Elderly man charged with child rape

A 79-year-old Greeneville man is charged with rape of a child under the age of 13.

Liquor stores sue Greeneville over fees

Greeneville liquor store owners are seeking over $1.6 million from the town.

Commissioner sentenced to probation for solicitation

A Greene County commissioner is going to be on probation for a year for patronizing prostitution.


8 years for being a felon in possession of a firearm

A Greeneville man will spend eight years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm. David Allen Cutshall got that sentence after making a plea agreement.

Bank robbery suspect caught when officer recognized his car

The suspect in last Friday’s armed robbery at the Capital Bank in Jonesborough has been caught. Terry W. Rogers was arrested without incident.

Greene County neighbors fighting possible solar panel farm

The debate over a possible solar panel farm in Greene County is headed to the courtroom.

UPDATE: Identities of 2 victims of Greene County house fire released

News 5 has confirmed the identities of the two people who were killed in a house fire in Greene County late Friday afternoon.

Officer resigns during sexual misconduct investigation

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation confirmed it has been looking into a Greeneville detective-patrolman on allegations of sexual contact with inmates.

Greeneville employees lose ¼ of a ton in Biggest Loser contest

Greeneville employees are 577.8 pounds lighter than they were 11 weeks ago. That’s after completing the latest round of their Biggest Loser competition.

Greene County, Tennessee

County courthouse in Greeneville, Tenn. Photo by Brian Stansberry
General Information
Size: 626 square miles
Population: 68,831 (2010)
County seat: Greeneville
Other cities and towns: Afton, Baileyton, Chuckey, Limestone, Mohawk, Mosheim, Tusculum
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