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  1. Sycamore council denies permitRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ON Monday, the Sycamore City Council voted to deny DeKalb County's request for a special-use permit to operate a sober living home in this house at 491 E. State St. Sycamore. SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council on Monday denied the county's request for a special use permit to turn a residential property into an all-male sober living house and removing it from the city's tax roll, sending the county back to the drawing board.

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  2. Dekalb Sheriff's Office Invites Public Comment During Law Enforcement Reaccreditation ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The public is invited to participate in a review of the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office for reaccreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. . DKSO will undergo a comprehensive on-site review of its Field, Court and Administrative Services divisions March 23-26, 2015.

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  3. Vernon W. ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Murfreesboro Post

    ... Wiley Scott and Roy Scott. Mr. Scott was a farmer and former policeman. He lived in the Dismal Community of Dekalb County. Funeral services will be 11 am Tuesday, March 3, 2015 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home. Visitation with the family will ...

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  4. Hoping my friend Ben can continue his storytellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Murfreesboro Post

    ... is much truth to that statement. Let me tell you about Ben Herman, a person who fits the role. A native of DeKalb County, Ben is a legend of sort for his friendly personality, his storytelling, musical ability but most of all for "just being Ben". ...

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  5. Judge: Nicholle Martineza s statements fair game in DeKalb stabbing caseRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Chronicle

    Attorney Loren Blumenfeld stands beside his client Nicholle Martinez, a Sycamore woman accused of trying to fatally stab her estranged husband's girlfriend in an apartment complex parking lot, as he asks Judge Robbin Stuckert to reduce bond during a hearing Tuesday at the DeKalb County Courthouse. SYCAMORE – Nicholle Martinez's statement that she thought she should see an attorney during a police interview wasn't enough for DeKalb County Presiding Judge Robbin Stuckert to toss all the statements she made afterward.

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  6. Judge: Woman's statements after stabbing fair gameRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – Nicholle Martinez's statement that she thought she should see an attorney during a police interview wasn't enough for DeKalb County Presiding Judge Robbin Stuckert to toss all the statements she made afterward. Martinez, 42, of the 1800 block of Kerrybrook Court in Sycamore, is accused of trying to fatally stab her estranged husband's girlfriend on Sept.

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  7. Morton man to appear in court on assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKALB – A Morton man who threw a clipboard at the registration clerk at Kishwaukee Hospital is scheduled to appear in DeKalb County Circuit Court on assault charges today. According to a news release, Andrew W. Linder, 22, of the 600 block of Taylor Street in Morton, was brought to Kishwaukee Hospital for alcohol intoxication about 2 a.m. Sunday.

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  8. Wilburn Looney, 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Http

    Wilburn Looney, 85, of the Johnson's Chapel community of DeKalb County died Thursday night, Feb. 19, at DeKalb Community Hospital.

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  9. Police: Cortland man charged with burglaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Daily Chronicle

    Zachary Devers, 21, of the 400 block of Guy Lane, Cortland, was charged with residential burglary, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, criminal damage to property and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. DeKALB – A Cortland man accused of breaking into a woman's home and sleeping on her couch until she returned home early Saturday is expected to appear in DeKalb County Circuit Court today.

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  10. Bond Raised for murder suspect in nearby DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    One week after being charged with second degree murder in the fatal stabbing of his girlfriend, 42 year old Anthony Tyrone Crews made his first court appearance in court on Thursday under tight security at the DeKalb County Courthouse. Crews stands accused of killing 28 year old Ashley Bain, whose body was found lying on the floor of a bedroom at the home she and Crews shared at 3870 Cookeville Highway, Smithville last Thursday afternoon, February 5. During the brief hearing in General Sessions Court today, Judge Bratten Cook, II increased Crews' bond from $250,000 to one million dollars and set his next court date for March 5th.

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  11. 8-AA tourney could be anyone's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Herald-Citizen

    ... at 7-7, Cannon County at 6-8 and Macona SCounty at 6-8. But Livingston Academy also lost to Macona SCounty, Dekalb County (4-10) and Central Magnet. Upperman fell to Central Magnet and Livingstona SAcademy twice. "As far as the girls go," said UHS ...

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  12. Fatal stabbing and then a fire in nearby DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Two days after a fatal stabbing of a woman in nearby DeKalb County, members of the DeKalb County Volunteer Fire Department were summoned to 3870 Cookeville Highway, where a Chevy Tahoe caught fire and burned Saturday morning. The Tahoe reportedly belongs to 42 year old Anthony Crews, the man charged with second degree murder in the stabbing of his girlfriend, 28 year old Ashley Bain.

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  13. DeKalb Police calls in GBI on Kevin Davis caseRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | On Common Ground News

    ... begin at 5 p.m. at Kevin Davis' former home in Decatur, where he was shot, and culminating in a rally at the DeKalb County Courthouse at 6:30 p.m. "While I'm relieved and thankful that Chief Alexander has had a change of heart, we are not finished ...

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  14. Woman, 28, stabbed to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Http

    A DeKalb County woman was stabbed to death by her live-in boyfriend Thursday inside their Smithville home, law enforcement officials say.

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  15. Smithville man charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Lebanon Democrat

    At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI special agents started an investigation into the death of 28-year-old Ashley Bain on Thursday. Anthony Tyrone Crews called DeKalb County 911 to report he arrived home and found his girlfriend unresponsive.

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  16. Group seeks to help homeless vets secure housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | Murfreesboro Post

    A local group is brainstorming for ideas and support to deal with the city's growing homeless population, including establishment of a trailer park for homeless veterans or a nonprofit setup, Hope Farms, which could be made up of "tiny homes." Bob Mims, a Vietnam veteran, said he is starting construction of a tiny home, a small structure with living amenities, at his Leanna residence and is founding a Hope Farms in DeKalb County with hope the same can be done in the Murfreesboro area.

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  17. Hendersonville Woman Hurt In DeKalb County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WTVF Nashville

    SMITHVILLE, Tenn. A Hendersonville woman was flown for treatment in Nashville following a bizarre crash in DeKalb County on Wednesday morning.

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  18. Wood working exhibit on display at Arts Center of Cannon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... eye. All of the artists live and create in Middle Tennessee. Five are from Cannon County along with one from DeKalb County, and one maker from Putnam County. This is the first time all these makers will be exhibited (and on sale) together at The ...

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  19. Serious Auto Accident in nearby DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Trooper Troy Withers of the Tennessee Highway Patrol, who investigated the accident, told WGNS partner station WJLE that Dillon may have suffered a broken hip and other injuries. Dillon was a passenger of a 2002 Chevy Tahoe, driven by 34 year old Mark D. Young of Smithville.

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  20. Smyrna Man Charged In Theft Of Rare Coins In DaltonRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... rare coins valued at approximately $37,000 from a Dalton store. Harris was arrested in late December by the DeKalb County Police Department which contacted Dalton investigators. A suspect identified as Mr. Harris came in to the store and began ...

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