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  1. Early voting turnout exceeding 2010Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... same time four years ago, according to state statistics. Of the five counties boarding Maury County, only one - Lewis County - reported a less than one percent decrease in early voting turnout. Turnout in other neighboring counties are: Dickson ...


  2. Hustle Baseball To Hold Tryouts At Ooltewah On SaturdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    The brand new Hustle Baseball program is having tryouts for its 2015 summer teams on Saturday at Ooltewah High School.


  3. VINSON: Stephen Gaskin: - King of the Hippies' in TennesseeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... had traveled in a caravan of approximately 60 vehicles (cars, trucks, and many vans) from San Francisco to Lewis County, Tennessee (City of Summertown the county seat), pooled their financial resources and purchased 1000-plus acres. On that acreage, ...


  4. Two Cents WorthRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... Lawrence County's numbers showed a slight rise from 8.5 percent to 9 percent during the same time period, while Lewis County had the smallest increase from 8 percent to 8.1 percent. Lincoln County registered the state's lowest unemployment rate of ...


  5. Power system celebrates 75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    From left, Mount Pleasant Power System Board Chairman Mike Tyler, Judy Grimes of WXRQ radio, TVA Customer Service Manager Chris Templeton and MPPS General Manager celebrate the 75th anniversary of the city power system Friday.


  6. Two Cents WorthRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... County experienced the largest drop of the local counties at 1.9 percent from 10.4 percent to 8.5 percent, with Lewis County showing the second largest decline from 9.7 percent in March to 8 percent in April. Marshall County's rate dropped 1.3 ...


  7. Flash Flooding Causes Problems In Maury and Lewis CountiesRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... hed out by water. The National Weather Service received reports of a rescue at Highway 166N and Hampshire Pike. Lewis County Emergency Management said a family was rescued at Wildcat Hollow, which connects 48S and 412 West in Hohenwald.


  8. State of emergency declared for MauryRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... who live in high risk areas should seek higher ground before the situation becomes more dangerous. Officials in Lewis County have said that Highway 421 between Hohenwald and Columbia has been temporarily closed because of a rock slide. Parts of the ...


  9. High Water Rescues Under Way In Mid-StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    LEWIS COUNTY, Tenn. - Several high water rescues have been reported in the mid-state on Monday.


  10. Two Cents WorthRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... County had the smallest decline of 0.1 percent from 10.5 percent to 10.4 percent during the same time period. Lewis County's unemployment rate fell 0.5 percent, from 10.2 percent to 9.7 percent from February to March. Tennessee's March unemployment ...


  11. Hundreds visit Vietnam vets exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... Memorial Gardens on Trotwood Avenue. (Staff photo by Susan W. Thurman) Vietnam War veteran William Helms of Lewis County is checking out the chart so he can locate a buddy's name on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica currently on display through ...


  12. Creek Wood softball shuts out Lewis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Tennessean

    The Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks paid a visit to new District 11-2A foe Lewis County on Tuesday afternoon, and the trip to Hohenwald proved to be a profitable one.


  13. TSSAA unlikely to vote on public-private split until at least DecemberRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... address every issue. I can't say for the meeting in December we'll have anything for the council to look at." Lewis County assistant principal and athletics director Mike Tatum said the issue is not going to go away, no matter how quickly or slowly ...


  14. TSSAA will form committee to study public-private splitRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... executive director Bernard Childress said, referring to the request by officials from Trousdale County and Lewis County to separate the two groups of schools for the 2015-16 school year. "Every school needs to have an opportunity to know the ...


  15. TSSAA to consider splitting public & private schoolsTSSAA to consider ...Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Article I, Section 3 of the TSSAA Bylaws has been sponsored by the administrations at Trousdale County and Lewis County, according to the meeting agenda that was distributed Monday. "Our district in this area is strongly supportive of the proposal, ...


  16. Distilling dollars in Spring Hill?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... The Amber Falls, Natchez Hills and Keg Springs wineries are all located near Hampshire on the Maury County-Lewis County border. Williamson County is home to Arrington Vineyards and four breweries are operating in the city of Franklin. Duda said ...


  17. Obituary: Lorraine H. MaurerRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Tennessean

    She was born April 29, 1933, in Lewis County, Tenn. Throughout her life she touched many people with her selflessness and generosity.


  18. Eunice "E.B." CottonRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    Eunice "E.B." Cotton, age 77, of Murfreesboro died Monday February 24, 2014. He was a native of Lewis County and was the son of the late, Marvin and Ethel Effie Turnbo Cotton, and was preceded in death by granddaughter, Sara West, and brother, Robert Cotton.


  19. H.S. FOOTBALL: Former players remember TuckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Kevin Ward had an impromptu family reunion of sorts before a second-round playoff game against Lewis County in 2004.


  20. Safety project set for deadly intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    State officials are planning to improve safety at a deadly Mt. Pleasant intersection that has claimed the lives of at least three people since 2011.