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

    16 hrs ago | 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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  2. Hendersonville Woman Hurt In DeKalb County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | 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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  3. Wood working exhibit on display at Arts Center of Cannon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | 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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  4. Serious Auto Accident in nearby DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | 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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  5. Smyrna Man Charged In Theft Of Rare Coins In DaltonRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | 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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  6. Marc Gravitt, Patsy Hazlewood, Dan Howell Officially Sworn In As Members Of 109th General AssemblyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | 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. The theft happened on Nov. 17 , at ... (click for more) The House of ...

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  7. Sycamore's Stutz: Vintage fire truck ready for next step in restorationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | De Kalb Midweek

    The 1923 Stutz fire engine is seen here with members from the Sycamore Fire Department in a photo from 1926 in front of the DeKalb County Courthouse looking west on State Street. Former Sycamore firefighters George Holland, Jerry Taylor and Jack Spartz stand in front of the 1923 Stutz fire engine in Sycamore on Sept.

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  8. Coming Soon - NEW Area Codes in Middle TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Starting in the spring of 2015, anyone applying for new phone service in nearby DeKalb County or elsewhere in north central middle Tennessee can expect to get a new area code once the availability of area code numbers is exhausted. Ten digit local dialing will also be required to complete a call.

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  9. Boyd roughed up by TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Http

    Robby Selig for the Boyd Broncos shoots an off-balance fall-away jumper during the Monday night 69-37 loss to the Tigers in the DeKalb County Christmas Tournament.

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  10. Wildcats sweep at DeKalb tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Herald-Citizen

    The Monterey boys capped a perfect run in the DeKalb County Christmas tournament Monday night, pulling away from Peabody for a 70-59 victory at DCHS. Monterey trailed 18-14 after one quarter, but outscored the Golden Tide 19-14 in the second quarter for a 33-32 halftime advantage.

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  11. Putnam Roundup: Upperman girls win Ksa ClassicRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Herald-Citizen

    ... ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla. SMITHVILLE - The Wildcats finished their first day of the DeKalb County Christmas tournament in strong fashion Friday as they routed the Broncos at Northside Elementary School. Jared Phillips led ...

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  12. Three arrested in Smithville for TennCaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Herald-Citizen

    Three people in Dekalb County were arrested this week after being charged with TennCare fraud after allegedly selling their prescription drugs. Terry Johnson was charged after investigators reportedly discovered that he was selling a controlled substance that he had obtained using TennCare benefits.

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  13. What to Do While School Is Out for HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... DeKalb History Center Museum . They are currently offering three exhibits on the main floor of the historic DeKalb County Courthouse. All exhibits are open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Galleries and offices will be closed Dec. 24, ...

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  14. Vigil in Sycamore honors cancer fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    Monica Synett - msynett@shawmedia.com Dylan Foord, 15, of Sycamore, places a luminaria for his Aunt Judy in front of the DeKalb County Courthouse during a luminaria vigil hosted by Relay for Life DeKalb County in Sycamore on Thursday, December 11, 2014. SYCAMORE – DeKalb County Relay for Life hosted its third annual luminaria vigil Thursday at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore to remember those who have battled cancer.

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  15. Nearby rural road has lot's of crashes - State to help with projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Several years after first announcing plans to widen and improve Highway 56 in nearby DeKalb County, the Tennessee Department of Transportation has a new proposal that is expected to save the state money. Instead of building a four lane divided and five lane road from south of the Warren County line to near Magness Road in DeKalb County, TDOT now proposes to build a new two lane road with twelve foot lanes and ten foot paved shoulders and passing lanes along the 3.30 mile existing alignment.

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  16. Luminaria vigil remembers those struggling with cancerRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... fighting cancer or have lost their battle doesn't stop either. For the third year in a row, Relay For Life of DeKalb County will hold a remembrance vigil for the holiday season. The holidays can be a difficult time for people who have lost a loved ...

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  17. Wisconsin man accused of assaulting DeKalb girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... with indecent solicitation of a child, child abduction and contributing to the delinquency of a minor in DeKalb County. This week, he was charged with first-degree child sex assault in Dane County, Wisconsin; that charge is punishable with up to 60 ...

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  18. DeKalb Magistrate Court's Criminal division temporarily relocatingRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Effective Dec. 8, the Criminal Division of the Magistrate Court of DeKalb County will be temporarily relocating from its current location on Camp Circle in Decatur, to the DeKalb County Courthouse, 4th floor, Judicial Tower, 556 North McDonough Street, Decatur. The Camp Circle location will be closed during renovations, which are expected to last six months.

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  19. Tigers deal Pioneers their first home lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Http

    ... County Pioneer Isaac Golden runs the offense Tuesday night in the Pioneers' first home loss of the season. DeKalb County beat Warren County by a final score of 62-51. Tuesday night was White Out Night at Warren County High School and the Pioneers ...

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  20. Bad accident reported in nearby DeKalb County, TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... came rest up against a fence facing north. In addition to Sergeant McCormick, DeKalb EMS and members of the DeKalb County Volunteer Fire Department were on the scene along with the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department. Sat. (Dec. 13, 2014) ...

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