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  1. MTSU student charged in assaultRead the original story

    Thursday | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... is the third suspect identified and arrested in the assault that was captured on camera during spring break. DeKalb County investigators located Kennedy there and arrested him on a charge of principal to sexual assault by multiple perpetrators. ...

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  2. Ruth Billings Stewart, 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Http

    ... Sparta. At the time of passing, she was surrounded by all of her children and grandchildren. She was born in DeKalb County on Jan. 22, 1925 to parents Wm. "Billy" Billings and Mary Frances Young Billings. She was preceded in death by her husband, ...

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  3. Joyce JamesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for Joyce Ann James, 76, of Silver Point will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, from the Baxter Chapel of Hooper-Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Maynard Cemetery in the Cherry Hill Community of DeKalb County.

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  4. Watertown edged by Glencliff 4-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... 6-3, Upchurch over Flores 6-0, McDonald over Martin 6-3 and Illenberg and Simpkins over Garcia and Tran 6-3. DeKalb County will come to Watertown next Wednesday, a match moved from April 13 in Smithville. Merrol Hyde will visit WHS on Thursday. Both ...

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  5. DeKalb Woman Arrested After Newborn Tested Positive For DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTVF Nashville

    A DeKalb County woman is one of the first in Middle Tennessee to be jailed for doing drugs while pregnant. Law enforcement agencies can now seek criminal charges under a new law that went into effect last July.

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  6. 14-Pounds of marijuana in nearby DeKalb County, TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    A 74 year old Dowelltown man who obtained a package through the mail at the Liberty Post Office last August containing fourteen pounds of Mary Jane appeared in DeKalb County Criminal Court this past Monday. John Harris, charged with possession of a schedule VI drug, received judicial diversion probation for a period of two years and was fined $2,000.

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  7. Head-on crash injures threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Http

    ... of the other vehicle, Timmy Hendrixson, 43, of Smithville was taken to Cookeville Regional Medical Center by DeKalb County EMS. The wreck happened Saturday on Highway 56 near Evins Mill Nursery. According to Highway Patrolman ... If you are a ...

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  8. Crowds gather for officer appreciation dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | WTVM

    ... "We want the community and police to come together." Back in February, protesters set up tents outside of the DeKalb County Courthouse because they were concerned about an officer involved shooting involving Kevin Davis who lived in DeKalb County. ...

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  9. Sycamore may revisit male sober house voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council could vote today to reconsider its decision to deny a special use permit for a county-run, all-male sober living house. On Wednesday, DeKalb County Board members voted to ask City Council members to reconsider their vote against granting a special use permit to allow the county to operate the group home in a house at 491 E. State St. The facility would house male alcoholics and drug addicts who are working to rehabilitate themselves through the county's Drug and DUI Court program.

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  10. Marvin Wayne Poss, 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Http

    ... Wayne Poss, 87, formerly of McMinnville, died Friday, March 13 at his residence. He was born Feb. 1, 1928, in DeKalb County and was a retired truck driver, and a member of Newtown the Baptist Church. Mr. Poss was preceded in death by parents, Elmer ...

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  11. Sycamore City Council could revisit sober house voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council could vote Monday to reconsider its decision to deny a special use permit for a county-run, all-male sober living house. On Wednesday, DeKalb County Board members voted to ask city council members to reconsider their vote against granting a special-use permit to allow the county to operate the group home in a house at 491 E. State St. The facility would house male alcoholics and drug addicts who are working to rehabilitate themselves through the county's Drug and DUI Court program.

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  12. Sycamore council denies permitRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | 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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  13. Dekalb Sheriff's Office Invites Public Comment During Law Enforcement Reaccreditation ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | 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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  14. Vernon W. ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | 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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  15. Hoping my friend Ben can continue his storytellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | 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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  16. Judge: Nicholle Martineza s statements fair game in DeKalb stabbing caseRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | 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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  17. Judge: Woman's statements after stabbing fair gameRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | 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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  18. Morton man to appear in court on assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | 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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  19. Wilburn Looney, 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | 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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  20. Police: Cortland man charged with burglaryRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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