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

    16 hrs ago | 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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  2. Former coach cleared of all sex chargesRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  3. Outdoors notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | 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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  4. TWRA announces Youth Quail Hunt schedule for February 28th in LynnvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | 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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  5. State releases county unemployment numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | 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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  6. TWRA reports close to 165,000 Deer Harvested during 2014-2015 SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | 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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  7. Almost 165,000 Deer Harvested During 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | 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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  8. THP trooper involved in wreck on I-65 in Giles Co.Read the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. New Tennessee distilleries offer a taste of what's not yet legal to be sold in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... have opened within a day's trip of Huntsville in southern Tennessee: Tenn South , which opened in 2012 in Giles County, and Southern Pride , which opened in November 2014 in Lincoln County. On April 27, 2014, after years of planning, learning, ...

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  14. TWRA announces 2014-15 Deer Hunting Season Coming to a CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    ... 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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  15. Police arrest suspected firearms thievesRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... the burglary and the arrests, Gideon said. He said CPD worked with partner agencies in Marshall County and Giles County, where attempted burglaries of gun stores had occurred in the past two weeks but no items were taken from the stores. Ferguson ...

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  16. Luck counts - good and badRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Lebanon Democrat

    I don't know about that. I definitely wasn't "prepared" for the buck that jumped out of a thicket a couple of weeks ago as I still-hunted along a hardwood ridge in Giles County.

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  17. Two Cents WorthRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Maury County's unemployment rate dropped from 6.7 percent in September to 6.5 percent in October, marking a 0.2 percent decline, according to the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Giles County showed the local area's largest drop from 6.6 percent in September to 6.2 percent in October, a 0.4 percent downturn.

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  18. Steve Hershel LakeRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | Herald-Citizen

    ... Gomillion officiating. Memorials are suggested to Martin Methodist College, First Baptist Church Building Fund, Giles County Library, or the charity of your choice. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Geraldine Vaughn Lake of Pulaski; a son, ...

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

    Nov 21, 2014 | 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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  20. Store clerk wins $20K off stolen ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | 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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