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  1. Search continues for man who jumped from Gainesboro bridgeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    ... in the 27-county region that has been available has offered assistance in some way, he said. For example, Sumner County Emergency Management Agency has provided the assistance of four tracking dogs to try to locate Johnson's remains. According to ...

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  2. How Do I Know if God Wants Me to Plant a Church?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Christianity Today

    ... I had a spiritual burden that involved a specific people - from the urban poor in Buffalo to my neighbors in Sumner County, TN decades later. Church planting and missionary work is a unique role that requires a unique and clearly discerned calling. ...

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  3. Jobless rate drops in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Lebanon Democrat

    According to figures released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, March's jobless rate in Wilson County was 4.6 percent. Wilson County ranks fifth in the state behind Williamson, Davidson and Moore counties, respectively, and shares the same rate as Rutherford and Sumner counties, for the lowest unemployment rate in March.

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  4. Sumner County Man Charged With Two Counts Of Rape Of Teenage GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTVF Nashville

    HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. A 26-year-old Sumner County man has been charged with the rape of a 15-year-old girl.

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  5. Sheriff set up commissary fund, made questionable purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... Russell, with JailCigs, a Marietta, Ga.-based company selling e-cigarettes to Rutherford County jail inmates. Sumner County jail inmates also purchase e-cigs from the company, which markets them nationwide. Arnold, a Republican who won election to a ...

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  6. Workshops part of study to improve State Route 109Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Lebanon Democrat

    The goal of the State Route 109 Access Management Study is to develop a set of customized access management standards and guidelines that will improve the movement of traffic, improve safety and lessen vehicle conflicts along the route. The study corridor is State Route 109, which stretches from State Route 840 in Wilson County northward to Interstate 65 near the Robertson/Sumner County line.

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  7. Man confesses to stealing AR-15 from officera s carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WKRN

    ... o "mess with the police." After taking the gun, the suspect threw it into in Old Hickory Lake in Gallatin. The Sumner County EMA later helped Hendersonville police recover the weapon.

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  8. Comptroller investigating sherif's JailCigs connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... The sheriff's office even has posters and business cards in its lobby advertising JailCigs. In April 2014, Sumner County jail reportedly started letting inmates order e-cigarettes from JailCigs for $14.45 each, $5 of which goes into Sumner County's ...

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  9. Habitat holds Houses of Hope luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... memorable moments included Goodall collaborating with Habitat to build a home for a 72-year-old minister in Sumner County. The man saved around $30,000 for a home, but used the money to help fund the Sumner County food bank, which was struggling at ...

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  10. Rutherford inmates receive instructions to purchase JailCigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... are becoming more common in jails because they are believed to sooth inmates' nerves. In April 2014, Sumner County jail reportedly started letting inmates order them from JailCigs for $14.45 each, $5 of which goes into Sumner County's general fund. ...

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  11. Burgess "very concerned" about sheriff's connection to JailCigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... are becoming more common in jails because they are believed to sooth inmates' nerves. In April 2014, Sumner County jail reportedly started letting inmates order them from JailCigs for $14.45 each, $5 of which goes into Sumner County's general fund. ...

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  12. The Fresh Market targets second store in Nashville areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Business Journal

    ... Real estate investors just paid $3.18 million for the 18.3 acres at that address, according to a deed filed in Sumner County last week. The buyer was Merchant Pointe Development Associates, which is registered to the...

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  13. Westmoreland woman charged with TennCare fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Macon County Times

    ... be prosecuting the Perry County Case. District Attorney General Lawrence R. Whitley will be prosecuting the Sumner County case. The OIG, which is separate from TennCare, began full operation in February 2005 and has investigated cases leading to ...

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  14. Habitat holds Houses of Hope luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... memorable moments included Goodall collaborating with Habitat to build a home for a 72-year-old minister in Sumner County. The man saved around $30,000 for a home, but used the money to help fund the Sumner County food bank, which was struggling at ...

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  15. Jobs are coming to GallatinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Macon County Times

    The Goodwill Career Solutions center at 670 Nashville Pike in Gallatin will host a job fair from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8, for ABC Group Inc., which seeks to fill more than 200 positions at its ABC Salga Plastics and ABC Technologies locations in Sumner County. Toronto, Canada-based ABC Group Inc. manufactures automotive systems and components.

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  16. 2 Accused Of Robbing Man At GunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WTVF Nashville

    HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. Two suspects have accused of robbing a victim at gunpoint in the parking lot of an apartment complex in Sumner County.

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  17. Open records roadblocks wastefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... time to fulfill. For example, requests to see how local officials are spending money have been frequent in Sumner County. The Blount County school board chair noted the "25 to 30 hours" its fiscal administrator spent responding to a county ...

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  18. Wilson County jobless rate increases in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    According to figures released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, January's jobless rate in Wilson County was 5.7 percent. Wilson County ranks fifth in the state behind Williamson, Davidson and Rutherford counties, respectively, and shares the same rate as Sumner and Knox counties, for the lowest unemployment rate in January.

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  19. Open records roadblocks wastefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... time to fulfill. For example, requests to see how local officials are spending money have been frequent in Sumner County. The Blount County school board chair noted the "25 to 30 hours" its fiscal administrator spent responding to a county ...

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  20. Jacking Up the Ransom Note on Public Records Is Not the Answer to Government TransparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    ... time to fulfill. For example, requests to see how local officials are spending money have been frequent in Sumner County. The Blount County school board chair noted the "25 to 30 hours" its fiscal administrator spent responding to a county ...

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