Gibson County Newswire

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  1. Outdoors Notebook: Local bass events in abundanceRead the original story

    Thursday | The Jackson Sun

    ... Bass Tournament for Peabody High School football program will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 17, at Gibson County Lake. Fee: $50 and $100.Register at Deaton's Market Place in Trenton. * Henderson County Bass Anglers Thursday night tournament ...

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  2. 'Give the gift of life': Testimonies are delivered during Organ Donor Awareness Month receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Jackson Sun

    ... who delivered powerful testimonies when a reception for Organ Donor Awareness Month was held at the Gibson County Courthouse in Trenton on Monday. Becky Ellis of Trenton spoke on behalf of her father, Kenneth Bolton, who was the recipient of a ...

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  3. Local briefs: Medina mom ordered to pay restitution; 8 counties...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Jackson Sun

    ... of falsely claiming her son had cancer to solicit donations will have to pay restitution, according to the Gibson County court clerk's office. Jamie Decker pleaded guilty Thursday to theft between $500 and $1,000 and child abuse and neglect. The ...

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  4. Jamie Decker ordered to pay restitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Jackson Sun

    ... after falsely claiming her son had cancer to solicit donations will have to pay restitution, according to the Gibson County court clerk's office. The clerk's office stated that Jamie Decker, 35, will have to "pay restitution to identifiable victims ...

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  5. Medina mom pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Jackson Sun

    A Medina mother accused of falsely claiming her son had cancer to solicit donations pleaded guilty on Thursday to theft between $500 and $1,000 and child abuse and neglect, according to the Gibson County court clerk's office.

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  6. Medina man alleges police misconduct; City attorney says he plans vigorous defense against lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Jackson Sun

    ... involves a friend of Murphy's, Dawn Alexander, who filed a lawsuit in January against Lowery, McCallister, Gibson County sheriff's deputy Tony Byrd and the Gibson County Sheriff's Department. She seeks up to $4.6 million in damages. In the lawsuit, ... 1 comment

  7. Gibson Co. class of '14 inducted tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Jackson Sun

    The 18th annual Gibson County Sports Hall of Fame banquet will be held tonight at Gibson County High School with a number of county sports legends being inducted in this year's class.

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  8. Bomber BaseballRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | West Kentucky News

    ... but the games did get played under wet conditions and a stiff north wind. The Bombers started Saturday against Gibson County, TN. Ballard Memorial held a 3-2 lead heading into the seventh inning and exploded for seven runs to take the 10-2 lead. The ...

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  9. Service restored after electrical outage in Gibson County this morningRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Jackson Sun

    The outage was caused by an equipment malfunction and service was restored to all members by 10:57 a.m. To track the status of Gibson EMC's outages, go to www.gibsonemc.com and select the "Outage Map" at the top of the home page.

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  10. Bradford police officer injured in dog attackRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Police Chief Scott Combs said in the news release. The dogs were seized, impounded and quarantined by Gibson County Animal Control. A criminal summons was issued for the dogs' owner, Sandra J. Montgomery, Combs said. Montgomery will be ordered to ...

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  11. Bradford police officer injured in dog attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Police Chief Scott Combs said in the news release. The dogs were seized, impounded and quarantined by Gibson County Animal Control. A criminal summons was issued for the dogs' owner, Sandra J. Montgomery, Combs said. Montgomery will be ordered to ...

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  12. Bohs column: Only uninformed would oppose Common CoreRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Jackson Sun

    ... & Sons Inc., was written by a local educator, Dr. Jared Myracle. Myracle is supervisor of instruction, 9-12, Gibson County Special School District, and a member of Common Core Leadership Council, Tennessee Department of Education. My guess is he ...

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  13. 'Walking Dead' actor Santiago Cirilo visits Gibson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Jackson Sun

    Residents of Gibson County met "The Walking Dead" cast member Santiago Cirilo this weekend when he came to promote the premiere of the new faith-based movie "God's Not Dead."

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  14. Local briefs: Man dies weeks after shooting; teacher resigns after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Gibson County Sheriff Chuck Arnold said on Wednesday that the case remains under investigation.

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  15. Joseph "Joe" Randolph TaylorRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    Joseph "Joe" Randolph Taylor, age 89 of Murfreesboro, TN, died Wednesday March 12, 2014. A native of Gibson County, TN, he was the son of the late Winfield and Mary Penn Taylor. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Vernell Graves Taylor and a ...

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  16. Some schools consider adding days after cancellations for winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... outside Madison County are facing the need to find more school days in the semester. According to the Gibson County Special School District website, district leaders have met to discuss options for recovering some of the lost days. "Right now we ...

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  17. H.S. Base: District 14-a Preview: District top seeds wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... some noise on the region and sectional games of the postseason. This district also added another team when Gibson County dropped down from Class AA to Class A before this season. That means that the tournament will consist of nine teams, meaning ...

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  18. Power back; icy streets are being clearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... be on the lookout for black ice, especially on secondary roads. The Jackson Sun has received reports saying Gibson County roads are still icy and travel is difficult and dangerous. Diane Johnson, a Gibson County resident, said she has not seen any ...

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  19. 'It was catastrophic': Utilities wrestle with outages, some face second night without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... prepare for the possibility of going without power overnight. By late afternoon Monday, customers served by Gibson County Electric Membership Corp. had power restored. "We never had more than 500 customers without power," said Rita Alexander, ...

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  20. Former teacher enters guilty plea in education record fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    A former Humboldt teacher accused of identity theft pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in Gibson County Circuit Court on Jan. 21. Willie Ozier, 44, was accused of falsifying fingerprints and information to the Humboldt School Board and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation in order to pass a criminal history background check and obtain a teaching ... (more)

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