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  1. Toy Ray TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Murfreesboro Post

    Toy Ray Taylor, age 82, passed away Monday, October 20, 2014 at Dekalb Community Hospital E/R. He was a native of Dekalb County.

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  2. Sycamore Pumpkin Festival schedule listedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Daily Chronicle

    Hundreds of “Pumpkin Inventions” entrants will be on display during Sycamore's annual Pumpkin Festival at the DeKalb County Courthouse near the intersection of State and Main streets in downtown Sycamore. Activities are planned for every day of the festival, lasting from Wednesday through Sunday, with shuttle buses planned for Saturday, the peak craft show day, and Sunday, the day of the parade.

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  3. DeKalb County hosting domestic violence symposiumRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | WTVC

    Organizers say the event is expected to include a resource fair and a program featuring a domestic violence survivor, experts on the issue and group discussions. Organizers say those who are unable to attend the symposium are still encouraged to donate used cellphones at the Solicitor-General's Office on the fifth floor of the DeKalb County Courthouse.

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  4. DeKalb Solicitor-General to host symposium to fight domestic violenceRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | On Common Ground News

    DeKalb County Solicitor-General Sherry Boston is inviting the public to attend her fourth annual community resource fair and symposium on domestic violence Thursday, Oct. 23, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Manuel Maloof Auditorium, 1300 Commerce Drive, Decatur. Co-sponsored by Verizon Wireless, the event entitled Building Bridges, Making Connections: Coordinating a Community Response to Domestic Violence will include a resource fair and free breakfast beginning at 8 a.m. followed by a program featuring a survivor, experts and community resources on domestic violence, including group discussions and videos.

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  5. Pumpkin Fest house walk includes public, private buildingsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... and the Sycamore in which he lived. The house walk will include a two-hour opportunity to tour the historic DeKalb County Courthouse from 10 a.m. until noon, plus author talks by Clint Cargile, author of “Five-Mile Spur Line: A Railroad ...

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  6. Whitfield Firefighters Collect $15,000 In Annual Boot Drive For Burn FoundationRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Union for helping count the money that was collected. The Burn Foundation was founded in 1982 by a group of DeKalb County firefighters. Over the last 32 years, the foundation has grown to incorporate the entire state and expanded its work to include ...

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  7. Tennessee health profile - DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Examiner.com

    DeKalb County, Tennessee is a small Middle Tennessee county that has a county executive/mayor. Its principal cities are Alexandria, Dowelltown, Liberty, and Smithville.

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  8. York stuns Upperman, dominates in victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Herald-Citizen

    ... whistled 12 times for 116 yards, while Upperman was penalized eight times for 55. For the Dragons, who have DeKalb County, Cannon County and Livingston Academy - all in Jamestown - remaining, the win over Upperman was one that might boost their ...

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  9. Democrat candidates to speak at political rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... is a candidate for the 46th District, which includes most of eastern Wilson County, Cannon County and part of DeKalb County. Reed faces Republican incumbent Mark Pody. Jesse McLevain is a candidate for District 57, which covers the western part of ...

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  10. Sneak peek at Pumpkin Fest historic homes tourRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | De Kalb Midweek

    The DeKalb County Courthouse will be one of the stops on this year's Pumpkin Festival tour of historic sites. SYCAMORE – On Thursday, Oct. 2, the Sycamore History Museum will sponsor a special sneak preview of this year's Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour, featuring noted local historian Steve Bigolin.

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  11. Pageant deadline quickly approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Http

    ... Pageants to be held Sept. 27. The pageants are directed by Katherine Tubb, and will be presented at the DeKalb County Community Center on North Congress Blvd. in Smithville. All proceeds from the pageants will benefit the Monroe Carrell Jr. ... 1 comment

  12. Plan to restore Annie Glidden house in NIU's handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... co-founders of the Annie Glidden Agrarian Society, submitted a plan Tuesday to NIU officials to partner with DeKalb County Community Gardens for saving the home and carriage house at 253 N. Annie Glidden Road. Glidden, who lived there from around ...

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  13. Pioneers hope to reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Http

    ... had heart-breaking losses with the Pioneers falling to Coffee County in overtime and White County allowing DeKalb County to rally for a 27-22 win. "We had the lead with two minutes to go," said White County head coach Mattan Houser. "Then we let ...

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  14. Area Crime BriefsRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    A man who was pursued by Wilson County Sheriff deputies was arrested in Murfreesboro shortly after wrecking into several cars on Old Fort Parkway Saturday morning . Alan Mooney, Jr., 38, of Old Snow Hill Road in DeKalb County has been identified as a "person of interest" in a Wilson County arson and homicide investigation in Statesville.

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  15. Rutherford County man allegedly threatened to blow up hospital in DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    A Rutherford County man who allegedly phoned in verbal threats to staff at DeKalb Community Hospital last month has now been charged with making false reports. According to Smithville Police Chief Randy Caplinger, Nations phoned the hospital several times on Saturday, August 30, making verbal threats.

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  16. Area Crime BriefsRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    A man who was pursued by Wilson County Sheriff deputies was arrested in Murfreesboro shortly after wrecking into several cars on Old Fort Parkway Saturday morning . Alan Mooney, Jr., 38, of Old Snow Hill Road in DeKalb County has been identified as a "person of interest" in a Wilson County arson and homicide investigation in Statesville.

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  17. UPDATE with Chase Video: Man arrested in Murfreesboro after police chase wanted as "Person of Interest" in Homicide CaseRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    We have more news on a man who was pursued by Wilson County Sheriff Deputies and arrested in Murfreesboro shortly after wrecking into several cars. 38 year old Alan Mooney, Jr of Old Snow Hill Road in DeKalb County has been identified as a "person of interest" in a Wilson County arson and homicide investigation at Statesville.

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  18. Man arrested in Murfreesboro after police chase wanted as "Person of Interest" in Homicide CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... in Murfreesboro shortly after wrecking into several cars. 38 year old Alan Mooney, Jr of Old Snow Hill Road in DeKalb County has been identified as a "person of interest" in a Wilson County arson and homicide investigation at Statesville. Mooney was ...

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  19. Couple works to raise overdose awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... is hosting. Brenda Jergens has organized an overdose awareness and prayer vigil at 7 p.m. Sept. 6 at the DeKalb County Courthouse, 133 W. State St., Sycamore. Multiple speakers including DeKalb County Board Chairman Jeff Metzger (R-Sandwich), DeKalb ...

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  20. Pioneers ready for ShelbyvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Http

    ... the final second ticked off the clock in Smithville last week. Celebrating a season-opening 34-30 victory over DeKalb County was cut short the moment coach Smith got his team together after the game. Incensed by 17 penalties, a costly turnover and ...

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