Giles County Newswire

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

    Sunday Sep 28 | 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.


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

    Monday Sep 22 | 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 ...


  3. Flood of memoriesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | 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 ...


  4. Former coach set to be tried FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Southwest Times

    ... for alleged sex acts involving children, according to a county official. Simpson was indicted by a Giles County grand jury in July of two counts of sodomy on a child less than 13 years of age and one count of taking indecent liberties with a child ...


  5. Pulaski teen dies in motorcycle accidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Slaton was driving a 2000 Yamaha YZF motorcycle westbound on Maxwell Hill Road in Giles County when he allegedly lost control on a curve. According to the report, the motorcycle exited the curve on the right side of the road, jumping a ditch before striking a tree.


  6. Attempted murder charge dropped against Morgan County woman; victim charged with false...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Alabama Live

    A Morgan County woman who was facing attempted murder charges in Giles County, Tennessee will no longer have to face authorities, although her sister will, according to's news partner, WHNT News 19 . Renae Campbell, 46, was arrested last week after her sister told authorities Campbell tried to kill her.


  7. Convicted rapist faces new chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    A Giles County man who was convicted of rape in 2012 is facing new charges, according to a statement released late Friday by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. 1 comment

  8. Woman charged with Tennessee attempted murder arrested in HartselleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Hartselle Enquirer

    Renae Campbell, 46, of Hartselle is in the Morgan County Jail awaiting extradition to Tennessee after Morgan County and Giles County investigators executed search and arrest warrants at 182 NW Lawrence Road in Hartselle.


  9. Attempted murder suspect capturedRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    A woman being charged with attempted murder in Giles County was captured Wednesday in Alabama, area TV stations are reporting.


  10. Woman wanted for attempted murder in Tennessee arrested in Morgan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Giles County, Tennessee sheriff's investigators contacted Morgan County on Wednesday asking for help in locating Renae Campbell, 46, of Morgan County.


  11. Two counties work together to arrest woman wanted for attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    On the morning of Aug 27, Giles County Sheriff's Investigators contacted Morgan County Investigators asking for help in finding 46-year-old Renae Campbell.


  12. Woman wanted for attempted murder arrested in Morgan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Morgan County and Giles County, Tennessee Sheriff Departments combined efforts and arrested a woman Wednesday for attempted first-degree murder.


  13. Tennessee fugitive arrested in AthensRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Athens police pulled over a vehicle on U.S. 72 at Interstate 65. They learned a passenger in the car, Michael Todd Green, had a felony probation warrant out of Giles County, Tennessee.


  14. Driver resigns after alleged sexual batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... Thursday after an alleged incident that occurred on a school bus. J.B. Smith, interim director of schools for Giles County, would not comment on the incident, but he did issue a written statement. "First and foremost, I want to emphasize that our ...


  15. State releases county jobless ratesRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... 37,200 people in its labor force, of which 34,000 are employed and 3,200 are unemployed, according to the data. Giles County's unemployment rate for July stood at 8.2 percent, a 0.5 percent increase from June's rate of 7.7 percent. Hickman County ...


  16. Local Briefs: Maury schools outside top 5 percentRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... percent for annual growth for 2013-14, according to a press release from the Tennessee Department of Education. Giles County's Bridgeforth Middle School was recognized for its progress, and Ethridge Elementary School was lauded for performance ...


  17. Local Briefs: School-level TCAP results releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... to receive funds to step up efforts to close the learning gap for students with disabilities and their peers. Giles County High School and Southside Elementary School in Giles County also were named Focus schools to assist closing the learning gap ...


  18. Pioneers impress in scrimmageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Http

    Bryson Lewis breaks free in the early part of Friday's scrimmage against Giles County.


  19. Final tune-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Http

    Kenny Dillard squares up to make a tackle during Wednesday's practice. The Pioneers will have to swarm to the ball defensively to stop a tough Giles County squad Friday at Nunley Stadium.


  20. Man arrested for manufacturing methRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Douglas Arnold Watts, 65, was taken into custody by the Giles County Sheriff's Department at his home, 426 Old Smith Hollow Road.