Especially Aggravated Sexual Exploitation of a Minor is a Class B felony punishable by 8-12 years. The indictments state that the four counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor are related to underage consumption of alcohol by four people on Oct. 5.
UPDATE: As of 6:30 p.m. the crash scene was cleared.
A Hawkins County woman accused of stealing $20,000 worth of items from her father's home last month was served with a warrant Wednesday charging her with theft and burglary.
Hawkins County business owner Don Messina surprised Hawkins County school officials this week by donating $13,000 which will be used to wipe out all student cafeteria debt within the county school system.
A Hawkins County woman is facing DUI and other charges after she was stopped Wednesday afternoon on Rt. 66 near Rogersville after a deputy allegedly observed her cross the center line multiple times with her small child unrestrained in the front seat.
Cherokee High School's Beta Club member spent time after school Tuesday wrapping presents to help kick off the Of One Accord ministry's first two Christmas for the Children parties of the season.
A motorist who was stopped while during through the Rt. 66N construction zone last week before the road officially reopened is facing a slew of charges after he allegedly fled on foot, and was found to be in possession of meth.
Anjulia Christine Atkins was being booked on misdemeanor charges. The alleged discovery of meth added the charge of introduction of Schedule II narcotics into a penal institution, which is a Class C felony punishable by 3-6 years if convicted.
A Hawkins County man who allegedly hid meth and a gun under some leaves near where he had crashed into a guardrail last week is facing multiple charges including possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
As has become the norm in recent months, the driver accused of leading police on a dangerous pursuit shortly after 1 a.m. Friday admitted to taking meth a short time prior to the incident, and allegedly had meth and a syringe in his possession.