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  1. Colleges work now so TN Promise students succeed laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... is how it feels to grow up," Hernandez says. "It's kind of overwhelming." Volunteer State Community College in Sumner County is hiring four "completion advisers," a new role that will help more students leave campus with a degree in two years, ...

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  2. Vince Gill will Play Free Memorial Day ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    In honor of our nation's armed services, Vince Gill is performing a free show at Sumner County Veterans Park in Gallatin.

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  3. A Frist, a former Titans defensive coordinator and a couple of 19th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Nashville Scene

    ... them (naturally), and they tend to stay in families, for obvious reasons. But this month, an 1833 farmhouse in Sumner County and an 1860s-ish home in Williamson County are among the highlights of the list. April's Top 10 is bookended by secretive ...

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  4. Ms. Senior Tennessee crowned in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... an award for selling the most ads for the pageant's book. First runner-up honors went to Connie Maynord, of Sumner County, second runner-up was Sandra Weaver, of Rhea County and third runner-up was Cynthia Dugger, of Humphreys County. Dugger also ...

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  5. Man accused of stealing from clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... Hutchins stole more than $250,000 from some of the clients of 21st Century Living Services. On May 7th, the Sumner County Grand Jury returned indictments charging Hutchins, 68, with two counts of Theft over $60,000, 16 counts of Theft over $1,000, ...

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  6. Gallatin man charged with stealing from clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Macon County Times

    ... Hutchins stole more than $250,000 from some of the clients of 21st Century Living Services. On May 7th, the Sumner County Grand Jury returned indictments charging Hutchins, 68, with two counts of Theft over $60,000, 16 counts of Theft over $1,000, ...

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  7. Cops surprise autistic boy for fifth birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    SUMNER COUNTY, Tenn. - A group of police officers helped a Sumner County boy with autism celebrate his fifth birthday.

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  8. Police officers surprise Tennessee boy with autism for 5th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A group of police officers took time out of their busy schedules Monday to help a Sumner County boy with autism celebrate his fifth birthday. The boy's mother, April, told News 2 many family members couldn't make it to Portland, Tennessee, for his birthday party.

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  9. Taylor, Nellie M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Telegraph-Forum

    Nellie M. Taylor BUCYRUS: Nellie M. Taylor, 90, of Carlisle Place and formerly of Andrews Road, Bucyrus, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Carlisle Place where she was surrounded by family. She was born December 26, 1924 in Sumner County, Tennessee to the late Clarence and Rosie Hudson.

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  10. Sumner County Land Cleared Without Permission, Will be CostlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    The area planned to become Gallatin's newest lakeside park is going to force the city to give up some green. Officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers say a rotary club in Gallatin did 1.2 million dollars' worth of environmental "vandalism," in an area that was to become a Rotary-initiated park and that Gallatin is liable.

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

    Apr 24, 2015 | 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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  12. BCSO hosts 2 days of LEIC staff trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... by BCSO supervising officers and command staff, as well as law enforcement officials from Athens, Rockwood and Sumner County. LEIC's course is designed to equip first-line supervisors with the tools needed to meet the challenges presented to them as ...

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

    Monday Apr 27 | 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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  14. How Do I Know if God Wants Me to Plant a Church?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | 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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  15. Jobless rate drops in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | 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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  16. Sumner County Man Charged With Two Counts Of Rape Of Teenage GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | 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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  17. Sheriff set up commissary fund, made questionable purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | 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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  18. Workshops part of study to improve State Route 109Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | 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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  19. Man confesses to stealing AR-15 from officera s carRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | 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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  20. Comptroller investigating sherif's JailCigs connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | 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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