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  1. Watch What Happens When This 100-Year-Old Woman Sees the Ocean for the Very First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | E! Online

    While those crazy grandmas are going around smoking doobies with their pot pipes and marijuana cigarettes and other weed paraphernalia, this sweet old woman just wants to see the ocean. Think about your life choices, weed grandmas! Ruby Holt , 100 years young, has lived her entire life in Giles County, Tennessee, and if you are bad at geography, you might not know that that state doesn't touch any of the oceans.

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  2. Store clerk wins $20K off stolen ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... Officer Glover said she admitted to stealing the scratch-offs and claiming the $20,000 prize. According to the Giles County Jail, Williams, who lives in Toney, Alabama, has posted a $10,000 bond. Police said this isn't the first time they've had a ...

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  3. Madison County woman admits claiming $20,000 lottery ticket stolen from work, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Alabama Live

    A Toney woman was arrested in nearby Giles County, Tennessee on Wednesday after an investigation into stolen lottery money was linked back to her. Tina Renea Williams, 46, faces a Class C felony theft of property charge after police say she admitted stealing the ticket while working at the Ardmore Chevron off exit 1 on Interstate 65. The theft is for a total of $20,600, including the tickets and winnings.

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  4. Coyotes take a toll on deer, especially new-born fawns.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... But instead of a deer, it was a big coyote that came trotting across the field. The farmer who owns the Giles County land on which I was hunting said coyotes were becoming a problem -- he is convinced they prey on newborn calves -- and asked me to ...

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  5. Turkeys have virtually vanished in some areas of Middle Tennessee where they were once abundant.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... tried to tell TWRA biologists the same thing a few years ago when turkeys abruptly began to disappear from the Giles County farm I've hunted on for 20 years. For years it was common to see hundreds of turkeys in the fields and hillsides. About four ...

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  6. Communications Commission's Enforcement Bureau Issues Public Notice...Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 9 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    WASHINGTON, Nov. 3 -- The Federal Communications Commission's Enforcement Bureau issued the following public notice: On October22, 2014, Ben Lomand Rural Telephone Cooperative, Inc. and West Kentucky Rural Telephone Cooperative Corporation, Inc. filed an application pursuant to section 63.03 of the Commission's rulesto transfer control of Synergy Technology Partners, Inc. from Ben Lomand to WK&T. Synergy, a Tennessee corporation, is currently owned equally by WK&T and Ben Lomand.

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  7. Dorothy KellermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | State Journal

    Dorothy "Dot" Denman Kellerman passed away on Oct. 29, 2014. She was born on April 26, 1921 in Prospect, Giles County, Tenn.

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  8. Squirrel hunting, deer scouting go togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Roy Denney on his Gladeville farm. Roy bagged four, while I whiffed on three shots. This time, on a farm in Giles County, I was having better luck. I shot seven times and collected five squirrels -- four fat foxes and a little gray. Bringing home a ...

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  9. Mt. Pleasant unveils plans for downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... Triple C Metals owner, said he was raised in Mt. Pleasant and attended school there, but he now lives in Giles County. He has operated the business for 13 years, he said. Having a more attractive downtown will draw more people to the city and, ...

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  10. Local Briefs: Giles Co. teacher allegedly uses stapler on studentsRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    A Pulaski substitute teacher at Bridgeforth Middle School is being accused of using a stapler on students, according to WSMV-TV. The Giles County School System identified the teacher as Ed Hardaway but would not release specific details regarding the incident, according to the Nashville news station.

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  11. Two men wanted for alleged cow theftRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... suspected of stealing $60,000 from Kentucky stockyards, $10,000 from a Maury County stockyard and $5,700 from Giles County. Mimms and Reeves are believed to be in Robertson County. Anyone who knows of their whereabouts are strongly urged to contact ...

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  12. Substitute teacher accused of stapling students in Giles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A substitute teacher in Giles County is under investigation for stapling students with a stapler at Bridgeforth Middle School in Pulaski, approximately 75 miles south of Nashville. School officials said after the principal was made aware of the situation Thursday, the teacher was told to leave the building immediately and not return.

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  13. Driver Rescued From Flood Waters In Maury CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... inside the vehicle. There were also reports of a large tree down in the county on Campbellsville Pike near the Giles County line.

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  14. Tennessee health profile - Giles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Giles County, Tennessee is located in Southern Middle Tennessee, and embellishes its website with music and lovely photos. Its principle cities are Pulaski, Elkton, and Ardmore, a city right on the Alabama line.

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  15. Genealogy Query - BUNCHRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Cousinconnect.com

    I am searching for the origin of my 3-times great grandfather Meredith Bunch in Giles County, TN. I have located Meredith and his family in the 1830-1860 census records.

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  16. Moving the fall turkey season from December to October has proven popular with hunters.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... the bag limit reduced and at least three others have had the fall season abolished entirely. One of those is Giles County, where I hunt a lot. Originally there was a six-bird, either-sex limit in Giles. Over the last few years the turkey population ...

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  17. County, state unemployment numbers releasedRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... registered the area's lowest rate and showed the largest decline from 9 percent in July to 7 percent in August. Giles County showed the next lowest unemployment percentage at 7.6 percent in August, which was a 0.6 percent decline from July's 8.2 ...

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  18. Cradle of the Klan looks to reclaim its pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | USA Today

    Racists scared Matt Gardner off his front porch in Giles County, Tenn., more than 100 years ago. Meanwhile, the Ku Klux Klan freely grew up around him.

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  19. Ex-rec. coach cleared in child sex caseRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... on a child less than 13 years of age and one count of taking indecent liberties with a child less than 15 in Giles County. That case is scheduled for review Oct. 1 in Giles County Circuit Court. The Giles charges were filed after a complainant came ...

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  20. Flood of memoriesRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... where you're gonna find another farm. That's scary," he recalled. "I looked as far away as Lynnville (in Giles County). This one just fell in our lap," he said of the farm he eventually found in Smyrna. But the move was stressful at best as Neal's ...

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