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  1. 2015 Spring Turkey Season Is April 4-May 17Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... County each had 46 turkeys harvested during the youth hunt weekend. Hardin County was third with 43 followed by Giles County 38, Hickman County 31, Wilson County 26, Pickett and Sumner County 24, Cheatham and Humphreys 22. The bag limits include one ...

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  2. Central loses, ties on WCIT final dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lebanon Democrat

    Summit edged host Wilson Central 4-3 Saturday before playing Giles County to a 1-1 tie to wrap up the Wilson County Invitational. Summit scored singles runs in the first, third, fourth and sixth innings.

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  3. Giles County man dies during weekend wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Columbia Daily Herald

    The incident occurred at 8:15 p.m. Saturday on Fall River Road in the Minor Hill community. Corey L. Hedgecoth, 45, of Pulaski, was killed in the wreck, according to the report.

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  4. School board interviews candidate for interim directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... appearance the temporary person was a favorite for the permanent job. Wright said he is in the running for the Giles County schools director position, and may apply in Maury County, depending on if he lands the first job. Johnson was the remaining ...

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  5. Armadillos are becoming common sights in Middle TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... probably dazed and attempting to escape, not as an attack. More recently, armadillos have been showing up on a Giles County farm on which I hunt. Driving back and forth from Nashville, I see more and more armadillo road-kills on I-65. And, like the ...

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  6. Jobless rate hike no reason for alarmRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    "The one-point rise is pretty typical. If you get into the middle of the year when you're not expecting it , that's one thing.

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  7. Signs of springRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Peyton and Austin Willis, 5 and 11, of Culleoka, show off buttercups they found in Giles County on Monday with their grandfather, Danny Wray. Some flowers have started to bloom in the region after cold and icy weather since the end of February.

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  8. Tenn South Distillery, the perfect mix of tradition and innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Examiner.com

    ... one arrives at Tenn South purposefully; it's not on the way to anywhere. Less than 10 miles off I-65 in Giles County, you'll go through "downtown" Lynnville before arriving at the distillery. This sleeper town occupies a whopping .3 square miles and ...

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  9. Clarksville American Red Cross Seeking Community Volunteers for Variety of PositionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Clarksville Online

    ... redcross.org or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross. American Red Cross , Clarskville TN , CPR , Dickson County , Giles County , Hickman County , Houston County , Humphreys County , Lawrence County , Lewis County , Maury County , Montgomery County , ...

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  10. Former coach cleared of all sex chargesRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Southwest Times

    A former Pulaski County recreation coach accused of having sexual contact with children in Pulaski and Giles counties has been cleared of all counts. Russell Keith Simpson, 44, was acquitted in Giles County Circuit Court Wednesday of one count of indecent liberties with a minor and two counts of sodomy on a child under the age of 13. A Pulaski County judge acquitted Simpson of three counts of indecent liberties with a minor in September, saying there were to many credibility issues and inconsistencies in the testimony of complaining witnesses to find him guilty "beyond a reasonable doubt."

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  11. Outdoors notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... the numbers reflect a stable deer population and there are no changes anticipated in this fall's regulations. Giles County again led he harvest with 5,241 deer killed. The harvest totals can be viewed at tnwildlife.org in the "For Hunters" section. ...

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  12. TWRA announces Youth Quail Hunt schedule for February 28th in LynnvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Clarksville Online

    A quail hunt for youth ages 10-16 has been scheduled for Saturday, February 28th near the Giles County community of Lynnville. The hunt is sponsored by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, Music City Quail Forever, and the Young Sportsman Foundation.

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  13. State releases county unemployment numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... 2013, Maury County had a 7.3 percent unemployment rate, which is a 0.9 percent drop from last month's numbers. Giles County had the next lowest rate of 6.5 percent in December, up 0.2 percent from November's rate of 6.3 percent. That month's rate is ...

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  14. TWRA reports close to 165,000 Deer Harvested during 2014-2015 SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Clarksville Online

    ... again reflects the stability of the state's deer population. Last year's total was just slightly above 168,000. Giles County again leads the way with the top county with 5,241 harvested. Fayette County was second for the second straight year with a ...

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  15. Almost 165,000 Deer Harvested During 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... again reflects the stability of the state's deer population. Last year's total was just slightly above 168,000. Giles County again leads the way with the top county with 5,241 harvested. Fayette County was second for the second straight year with a ...

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  16. THP trooper involved in wreck on I-65 in Giles Co.Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    A Tennessee Highway Patrol cruiser was struck from behind while on the scene of a traffic accident on I-65 north in Giles County on Sunday night. According to the THP preliminary report, Trooper Joseph Wynn was blocking the left lane of I-65 north on the Elk River bridge because of an earlier accident.

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  17. Outdoors notebookRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... with 49s. Deer harvest: Heading into the final days of deer season, the TWRA reported 148,763 deer checked in. Giles County was the leader in deer harvested, with 4,582. Zebra Mussels have been discovered in Cherokee Lake in East Tennessee, and ...

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  18. Remember to cast your vote for favorite downtown Huntsville event, project of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... s is truly a reader's choice," he said. The winners will receive special awards hand-crafted by Drop Metal, the Giles County, Tenn., art studio behind the space-themed "Secret Art" pieces scattered around downtown Huntsville.

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  19. What was your favorite downtown Huntsville event, project of 2014? Take our pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... all these great events and projects." The winners will receive special awards hand-crafted by Drop Metal, the Giles County, Tenn., art studio behind the space-themed "Secret Art" pieces scattered around downtown Huntsville. NASA Associate ...

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  20. 2014-15 deer hunting season coming to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Business & Heritage Clarksville

    ... harvest tally for 2014-15 will be completed a few weeks following the completion of the Young Sportsman Hunt. Giles County is the overall leader with 4,582 deer harvested since the start of archery season. Rounding out the top 10 counties are ...

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