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Employment History

Chief

Tiptonville Volunteer Fire Department

Superintendent, Public Works

Tiptonville Main Street Association

Fire Chief

Tiptonville Main Street Association

Own Fire Chief

Tiptonville Water Department

Fire Chief

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Director
Tiptonville Water Department

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Tenn. Fire Chief Charged With Arson | DailyComet.com | Daily Comet | Thibodaux, LA

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These arrest photos provided by the Tiptonville, Tenn., Police Department show James Blackburn, Brandon Blackburn, Floyd Kilburn and Chris Burns on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006.

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James Blackburn, the chief of the Tiptonville Volunteer Fire Department, and the others, who are members, were arrested Monday on charges of setting a string of fires over the past two years.Brandon Blackburn is James Blackburn's grandson. (AP Photos/Tiptonville Police Department)
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All four men were in the Lake County jail Tuesday after a judge set bond at $100,000 for Fire Chief James Blackburn and $25,000 or more each for the others.
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Charged in the investigation were Blackburn, who is also superintendent of the city water plant; his firefighter grandson, Brandon Blackburn; and firefighters Floyd Joe Kilburn and Chris Burrus.


The top U.S. national news headlines from Yahoo! News

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These arrest photos provided by the Tiptonville, Tenn., Police Department show James Blackburn, Brandon Blackburn, Floyd Kilburn and Chris Burns on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006. James Blackburn, the chief of the Tiptonville Volunteer Fire Department, and the others, who are members, were arrested Monday on charges of setting a string of fires over the past two years. Brandon Blackburn is James Blackburn's grandson. (AP Photos/Tiptonville Police Department)

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These arrest photos provided by the Tiptonville, Tenn., Police Department show James Blackburn, Brandon Blackburn, Floyd Kilburn and Chris Burns on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006. James Blackburn, the chief of the Tiptonville Volunteer Fire Department, and the others, who are members, were arrested Monday on charges of setting a string of fires over the past two years. Brandon Blackburn is James Blackburn's grandson. (AP Photos/Tiptonville Police Department)
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These arrest photos provided by the Tiptonville, Tenn., Police Department show James Blackburn, Brandon Blackburn, Floyd Kilburn and Chris Burns on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006. James Blackburn, the chief of the Tiptonville Volunteer Fire Department, and the others, who are members, were arrested Monday on charges of setting a string of fires over the past two years. Brandon Blackburn is James Blackburn's grandson. (AP Photos/Tiptonville Police Department)


Tiptonville, Tennessee Directory of Services

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James Blackburn - ChiefKentucky StreetTiptonville, Tennessee 38079731-253-8749

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James Blackburn - SuperintendentPublic Works221 Kentucky StreetTiptonville, Tennessee 38079731-253-7542


Tiptonville fire chief ...

www.tennessean.com [cached]

Tiptonville fire chief James Blackburn (note irony of last name) along with three volunteer firefighters were arrested on charges of arson stemming from a string of suspicious fires over a two-year period.


The Messenger | Opinions varyon LC arsons

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And the man who was ultimately charged with the crime was none other than Tiptonville's own fire chief , James Blackburn, 58.He was not only fire chief of the 24-member Volunteer Fire Department, he also was director of the Tiptonville Water Department.

But his association with both agencies of local government came to an end Oct. 23 when he and three other firefighters were arrested and charged with multiple counts of arson that allegedly occurred over a two-year period.
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Rhodes filed 10 counts of arson against Blackburn; four counts against firefighter Floyd Joe Kilburn, 50; two counts against firefighter Chris Bur-rus; and two counts against Blackburn's grandson, Brandon Blackburn, 19.
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I knew James (Blackburn) before he worked for the city.
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The lone charge remaining against Blackburn, he said, is a "good charge, with three witnesses."
"All three confessed," he said.

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