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  1. Nonprofit, metal company donate to Mt. Joy water projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... grant for $150,000 to further extend the city's water lines to Mt. Joy and into the West Fork community in Lewis County. Construction bids came in at $175,000, leaving about $25,000 shortfall. The $12,000 will go toward reducing that gap, according ...

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  2. County, state unemployment numbers releasedRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... unemployment percentage at 7.6 percent in August, which was a 0.6 percent decline from July's 8.2 percent. Lewis County had the five-county area's second-highest numbers but also showed the second largest drop from 10.3 percent in July to 9 percent ...

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  3. TBI arrests Mother and Daughter for False Report of RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Lewis County mother and daughter accused of filing a false report of rape.

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  4. State releases county jobless ratesRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... 10.4 percent. Lawrence County was ranked 89 of 95 in the state's counties with the highest unemployment rate. Lewis County's rate was 10.3 percent for July, a 0.8 percent increase from June numbers. Marshall County's unemployment numbers also ...

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  5. TSSAA votes to change football playoff systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... as well as schools are concerned about parity, about equalizing enrollments." The original vote was 8-1, with Lewis County assistant principal Bryan True voting against the proposal. However, he changed his vote for the final record, making the ...

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  6. Bossier Juniors start late due to downpourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | The Times

    ... fifth inning, then put the game out of reach with nine in the sixth to eliminate West Georgia. Purvis will face Lewis County, Tenn., today in a loser's bracket matchup at 10 a.m. Sumter, S.C. 17, Pittsburg, Texas 10: Sumter erupted for seven runs in ...

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  7. Bossier hits on all cylinders, wins 18-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | The Times

    ... Collier/The Times The quartet of Nick Heckman, Christian Rayner, Turner Toms and Dustin Barron combined to hold Lewis County, Tenn., to just one hit - a single in the sixth inning - as Bossier dominated from the first pitch, defeating the Volunteer ...

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  8. Bossier Juniors start late due to downpourRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Times

    ... inning, then put the game out of reach with nine in the sixth to eliminate West Georgia. Purvis will face Lewis County, Tenn., today in a loser's bracket matchup at 10 a.m. Sumter, S.C. 17, Pittsburg, Texas 10: Sumter erupted for seven runs in the ...

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  9. Early voting turnout exceeding 2010Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Jul 23, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

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

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

    Jul 12, 2014 | 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, ...

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  12. 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 ...

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  13. 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.

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  14. 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 ...

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