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3 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen
The Family Life curriculum used by the school system will be available for review at a public hearing Thursday.
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
7 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen
A hearing has been set for the property tax appeals that came out of a state investigation last year which determined over 200 properties in Putnam County had been severely under-assessed.
12 hrs ago | The Tennessean
Although we often show our appreciation for our military service veterans while they are in uniform, we often forget that many have difficulties -- both physical and emotional -- once they return home.
A man wanted on three drug indictments was arrested Saturday as he visited someone at the Putnam County Jail.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. A Putnam County couple has been accused of stealing from an area hospital after police said the incident was caught on surveillance cameras.
Park View Elementary third graders are preparing for the school's annual production of "The Nutcracker."
Officials are investigating the cause of a fire that occurred just after 9 a.m. Sunday.
A stigma of shame stalks government health care for the poor and could affect the education children receive in school.
Members of the Friends of White Plains, from left, are Charlene Dickinson, Chuck Johnson, Jackie McMurray, Tracey Duncan, Judy Roberson, Eunetta Jenkins, Mona Copeland, Mark Dudney, Sarah Johnson, Jeff Jones and Chuck Womack.
He never set out to become a judge. But that's exactly what Leon Burns became. Turned out he liked the view from the bench.
When most people think of the police, they think of the law. But the Cookeville Police Department has another side to it, a life-saving one - often the first on the scene of an emergency, it is also a first responding unit.
It's once again time for retailers to relish in a yearly tradition known as Black Friday with sales on numerous items.
A man who fled from police and jumped out of the stolen vehicle he was driving was tracked and caught Friday with the help of a K-9 unit.
Police caught up to a woman who allegedly stole several items from a Dollar General Store Sunday and found her involved in drug activity.
Flood Warning for Putnam County was issued at December 04 at 10:57AM CST