Lewis County Newswire

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  1. State releases county jobless ratesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | 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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  2. TSSAA votes to change football playoff systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | 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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  3. Bossier Juniors start late due to downpourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | 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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  4. Bossier hits on all cylinders, wins 18-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | 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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  5. Bossier Juniors start late due to downpourRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | 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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  6. Bossier hits on all cylinders, wins 18-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | 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 State squad, 18-0, in first round action of the Dixie Junior Boys World Series Saturday at Tinsley Park in Bossier ... (more)

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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.

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  14. 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.

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  15. 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 ...

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  16. 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.

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  17. 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 ...

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  18. 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 ...

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  19. 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.

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  20. 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 ...

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