Giles County Newswire

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  1. Local Briefs: Authorities seek multiple suspects in Amish theftsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... of the vehicle in the earlier robbery. Stacey Renee Hancock, 36, of 30 Lyndon Lane, Ethridge, was arrested in Giles County Thursday after deputies located her car, which matched the description given by the robbery victims, according to deputies. ...

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  2. Bears overcome injury to win tournamentRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Dabell. Spencer Mapes replaced Twomey in goal and finished the shutout with five saves. Facing local favorite Giles County in the championship game, Mt. Juliet broke a scoreless tie with three overtime goals. Junior Scott Wilson headed Austin ...

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  3. La Vergne hires 11 firefighters for new fire departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Daily News Journal

    ... will begin on July 1. The new firefighters are: Sam Christopher: Seven years of fire experience with Giles County; B.S., Eastern Kentucky University and certified arson investigator. Timmy Cole: Three years of fire experience with Almaville ...

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  4. County moves up in health rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... counties were the only neighboring counties that outranked Maury County. Moore County was ranked 11th while Giles County was ranked 26th. Marshall County ranked 30th with Bedford County right behind at 31st. Wayne County ranked 45th. Lawrence County ...

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  5. Nancy MatthewsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Murfreesboro Post

    Nancy Matthews age 78 of Murfreesboro died Friday March 28, 2014. She was a native of Giles County and was preceded in death by her husband, William Matthews, and parents, James Marvin Thornton and Elva Eleanora Patterson Thornton.

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  6. Jailer arraigned on rape chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Columbia Daily Herald

    James Ray Pitt Jr., 36, is on paid leave from Maury County Jail and being held in Giles County jail.

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  7. Robert Edward CorterRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Murfreesboro Post

    Robert Edward Corter age 88 of LaVergne, passed away Thursday March 27, 2014. A native of Giles County, he was the son of the late Robert T. and Bula Reynolds Corter.

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  8. Jailer arraigned on rape chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Columbia Daily Herald

    James Ray Pitt Jr., 36, is on paid leave from Maury County Jail and being held in Giles County jail. 1 comment

  9. Warpoole family asked to remove roadside memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Daily News Journal

    ... to commemorate a loved one or special event at one of four Welcome Centers in Bristol, Memphis, Chattanooga or Giles County. "The Tennessee Groves program is a safe alternative to roadside memorials," Lambert said. Warpoole said she wants help to ...

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  10. Maury County jailer charged with rapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... jail since 2006. Bottoms said there have been no prior problems reported involving him. Pitt remained in the Giles County Jail Tuesday on a $400,000 bond. He was scheduled to appear in General Sessions court Wednesday morning in Maury County. ...

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  11. Maury County Jail Employee Charged With RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WTVF Nashville

    ... the Tennessee Department of Children's Services and the Maury County Sheriff's Department. Pitt was held at the Giles County Jail on a $400,000 bond. A court date was set for March 26. The 22nd annual Tin Pan South festival starts Tuesday and runs ...

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  12. 'Evil Twins' episode featuring Bondurant boys of Tennessee...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... murder but she was acquitted. Hugh "Pete" Bondurant Jr. and his brother, Kenneth Patterson "Pat" Bondurant, of Giles County, Tenn., are now 58 years old. They were convicted in 1991 of the murder of Gwen Dugger, a 24-year-old mother who disappeared ...

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  13. Wilkes' late goal lifts Devils to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... Blue Devils will host a round-robin tournament from Thursday through Saturday, facing La Vergne, Rossview and Giles County in the three-day event. Gallatin was scheduled to travel to Portland on Tuesday before returning home to host White ...

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  14. Foul shots help send M.L. King girls to state tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... Saturday night. The Lady Royals connected on 14 of 16 from the free-throw line in the fourth quarter to defeat Giles County 51-47 in a Class AA sectional. Briana Smith was 8-of-8 from the line in the fourth quarter and 9-of-9 for the game, ...

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  15. Lady Eaglesfall hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... MLK (28-2) earned the right to host one of Saturday evening's eight Class AA sectional contests, entertaining Giles County. Sectional winners advance to next week's state tournament. "They're not 28-2 for nothing," Abner - whose squad finished in ...

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  16. Son-in-law arrested in Tenn. package bomb deathsRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... probation for an arson conviction, authorities said. Court records show that Parker was previously indicted in Giles County for setting fire to a home where he had been performing construction work in 1990. State Fire Marshal's Office spokeswoman ...

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  17. Creek Wood girls basketball wins Region 6-2A championshipRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Tennessean

    The Creek Wood High girls' basketball team swept another post-season tourney, beating Giles County, 51-35 at Spring Hill Wednesday night for the Region 6-2A championship.

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  18. Roundup: Bell leads Creek Wood to 6-AA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Tennessean

    Vanderbilt signee Rachel Bell led Creek Wood with 35 points in a 51-35 win over Giles County in the Region 6-AA championship.

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  19. M.L. King girls win first region titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... get to our head." The wins are at 19 consecutive. That streak will be on the line when the Lady Royals host Giles County in one of eight Class AA sectional games on Saturday. Sectional winners advance to next week's Class AA tournament. ...

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  20. Wilson Co. Explosion Suspect Previously Arrested For ArsonRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... would be finished by Friday," Rosemary Martin said of Parker who they hired to renovate their 5,000 sq. foot Giles County home. "Come July the 13th, a Friday, 1990 our house burned down," Danny Martin remembered. Danny and Rosemary Martin, said even ...

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