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  1. Funeral Held For Soldier Killed In Armory AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WTVF Nashville

    Sgt. 1st Class Michael Braden was buried in his hometown of Ripley, about an hour north of Memphis in Lauderdale County.

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  2. A Day Trip to Ripley is Fun, Even Without A Lot of TomatoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Memphis

    ... some sort of fabulous tomato farmer's market where I could score a great deal on a crate or two of Lauderdale County's signature fruit. But when we stopped by Ripley City Park for the 31st festival this past Saturday, we found T-shirts, funnel ...

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  3. Funeral To Be Held For Soldier Killed In Armory AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WTVF Nashville

    Sgt. 1st Class Michael Braden will be buried in his hometown of Ripley, about an hour north of Memphis in Lauderdale County.

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  4. Head to Ripley This Weekend for the 31st Annual Lauderdale County Tomato FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Memphis

    Tomato season seems a little late this year, but that isn't stopping the party this weekend at Ripley City Park, where tomato growers, vendors, and fans will celebrate the renowned summer crop from Lauderdale County. 1 comment

  5. New arrest made in heroin trafficking ring involving Shoals areaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | Alabama Live

    ... FBI announced 22 indictments last week with eight of those being from north Alabama. Federal agents and Lauderdale County Drug Task Force Director Tim Glover said these suspects planned to store and distributed heroin and fentanyl in the Shoals ...

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  6. Dozens indicted in multi-state heroin distribution ring with Shoals connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... state, and local authorities across three states in an effort to put a dent in the heroin trade. In Lauderdale County, a task force was assembled in April after 19 people overdosed on what was thought to be heroin, but it turned out to be something ...

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  7. County chicken farmers look to secure new contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 22 | News Courier

    ... Limestone County but this contract affects everyone in North Alabama. It also affects 20 to 25 farmers in Lauderdale County," said Usery Sr., a chicken producer for the past 22 years and a board member for several poultry associations. Limestone ...

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  8. North Alabama musician signs recording dealRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    Murphy, a longtime musician from Lauderdale County, walked into a bar across the state line in Tennessee and heard a young man singing and jamming on a guitar.

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  9. Woman pleads guilty to stealing TennCare fundsRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... own personal gain while working at the Helen R. Tucker Adult Developmental Center in Ripley in 2010. The Lauderdale County Grand Jury returned an indictment for Swann, charging her with one count of theft over $1,000. She pleaded guilty and a judge ...

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  10. 3 charged with TennCare fraud in West TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... The Office of Inspector General, with the assistance of the New Johnsonville Police Department and the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office, announced the arrests in a news release Monday. Ashley D. Forrest, 27, of New Johnsonville, is accused of ... 1 comment

  11. Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing TennCare FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... own personal gain while working at the Helen R. Tucker Adult Developmental Center in Ripley in 2010. The Lauderdale County Grand Jury returned an indictment for Swann, charging her with one count of theft over $1,000. She pleaded guilty and a judge ...

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  12. Pilot injured in west Tenn. plane crash after running out of fuelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | WKRN

    ... the crashed Piper Archer single engine plane were located in a heavily wooded area on the Hatchie River in Lauderdale County, about two miles north of the Covington Airport where Kent Wingate was attempting to land at around 1 p.m. Wingate, who was ...

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  13. FAIRS & FESTIVALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... River Bluegrass Festival will be held July 4-5 at Wayne Jerrold's Riverfront Park. Later in July, the Lauderdale County Chamber of Commerce will hold the 31st annual Tomato Festival July 11-12.. "A group of people came together to honor the local ...

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  14. Woman pleads guilty in TBI TennCare theft caseRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Center in Ripley, diverted thousands of dollars in TennCare funds for her own personal gain. On Feb. 3, a Lauderdale County grand jury returned an indictment for Swann, charging her with one count of theft of more than $1,000, for which the ... 5 comments

  15. Officials in Tipton County looking for airplaneRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    Tipton County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Billy Daugherty said Wednesday the Piper PA28 was found in a heavily wooded area in neighboring Lauderdale County, near the Hatchie River.

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  16. Officials In West Tennessee Find Missing Airplane, PilotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    Tipton County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Billy Daugherty said Wednesday the Piper PA28 was found in a heavily wooded area in neighboring Lauderdale County, near the Hatchie River.

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  17. Tennessee Pilot Alive, Thanks to Team EffortRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | FireHouse.com

    ... Airport in Miami Twp. Wednesday morning and was scheduled to land at Covington Municipal Airport inside of Lauderdale County, Tenn. Officials at Regional One Health hospital in Memphis, Tenn. said Wingate suffered a collapsed lung and brain and leg ...

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  18. Officials in Tipton County looking for airplaneRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    Tipton County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Billy Daugherty said Wednesday the Piper PA28 was found in a heavily wooded area in neighboring Lauderdale County, near the Hatchie River.

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  19. Officials in Tennessee find missing airplane, pilot from OhioRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Ohio.com

    ... plane. Daugherty said the Piper PA28 was found Wednesday afternoon in a heavily wooded area in neighboring Lauderdale County, near the Hatchie River. The plane was found with its nose down in some trees, Daugherty said. Emergency crews removed ...

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  20. Officials in W. Tenn. find missing airplane, pilotRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | O-R Online

    ... plane. Daugherty said the Piper PA28 was found Wednesday afternoon in a heavily wooded area in neighboring Lauderdale County, near the Hatchie River. The plane was found with its nose down in some trees, Daugherty said. Emergency crews removed ...

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